Irish Based Operators

Abbey Tours

City Gate, 22 Lower Bridge Street, Dublin 8
+353 1 648 6100
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Abbey Tours is Ireland’s leading incoming tour operator with over 35 years of successful trading and providing expert tourist knowledge of Ireland. The Company is owned and managed by an experienced team of travel professionals and provides the complete range of services in Ireland for Groups, Individuals, Conferences, Corporate, Incentive and Events. Abbey Tours services are exclusively available to Tour Operators worldwide and the Company’s objective is to provide its overseas partners with the best price, product and service that enable them to sell Destination Ireland successfully in the international marketplace. Abbey Tours offers its services in English and the majority of European languages. In recent years Abbey Tours has also developed ‘Ireland Online’ for the travel trade. This is a business to business site which offers the travel trade the best selection of hotels, transport, sightseeing and holiday packages available in Ireland.

Abbey Incentive & Events and Abbey Conference & Corporate are specialist DMC and PCO divisions within Abbey Tours. The Company’s multilingual team of experienced incentive and conference professionals and in-house event and conference management computer software will ensure that your incentive, event or conference is a resounding success.

Please note that if you book travel that does not originate from the Republic of Ireland through a tour operator based in the Republic of Ireland, or if you book travel that does not originate in the United Kingdom through a tour operator based in the United Kingdom, you will not be able to avail of the benefit of the protection funds established in those countries in order to compensate travellers for financial loss suffered as a result of a tour operator failing or becoming insolvent (namely, the bond administered by the Commission for Aviation Regulation pursuant to the Transport (Tour Operators and Travel Agents) Act, 1982 (as amended by the Package Holiday and Travel Trade Act, 1995) in the Republic of Ireland and the Air Travel Trust Fund administered by the Civil Aviation Authority pursuant to the Civil Aviation (Contributions to the Air Travel Trust) Regulations 2007 in the United Kingdom).
In such circumstances you are advised to confirm with your travel insurance company that the terms of your travel insurance policy extend to any loss suffered by you as a result of a tour operator becoming insolvent or otherwise being unable to fulfil their financial or contractual obligations to you.