CIE Tours International Expands to Iceland and Italy for 2019

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CIE Tours International is expanding into two new European destinations, Iceland and Italy, in 2019.

The travel company is using Dublin as a European focal point to combine its Ireland tours with other destinations.

The itineraries for Italy and Iceland include:


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  • Taste of Italy: 7 days, from $1,899, March – October 2019. This tour focuses on Italy’s top sights, culinary highlights and hidden gems, with two nights each in Venice, Florence and Rome. Features include places like Uffizi Gallery and Colosseum to tours and tastings, like sampling regionally-produced ingredients with a local chef and visiting a family-owned factory to try Italian chocolate – an opportunity reserved exclusively for CIE Tours.
  • Taste of Iceland: 6 days, from $2,349, March – December 2019. Taste of Iceland takes CIE Tours guests sights from the Golden Circle and Blue Lagoon to two national parks, waterfalls, glacial lagoons, black sand beaches and more, with tours timed around the majestic Northern Lights season.
  • Taste of Iceland and Ireland: 9 days, from $2,659, February – December 2019.  This multi-country vacation showcases Iceland’s top attractions over a three-day span before travelers head to the Emerald Isle. It includes a tour through Reykjavik, a visit to Thingvellir National Park and Gullfoss Waterfall, and a visit to the Blue Lagoon and its geothermal spa – with the bonus of Northern Lights viewings with CIE Tours’ winter departures.

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