International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987


Available Excursions for Dublin

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Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Optional for some or all sessions
Gain a different perspective of Irish life through a visit to the capital of Northern Ireland. Known for vibrant murals covering the buildings all around the city, Belfast has become a lively location full of colorful cafés, international cuisine and a thriving nightlife. Delve into the... Read More

Galway, the Burren & the Cliffs of Moher

Optional for some or all sessions
Galway is known for its brightly colored cafés and pubs, boundless live music, eclectic street performers and world-class arts and entertainment. History and modernity unite in this city to create an ideal environment for discovering the essence of Ireland's culture, language and people.... Read More

Giants Causeway and Carrick-a-Rede

Travel to Northern Ireland and visit the UNESCO World Heritage site that is the Giants Causeway. Enjoy the beauty of this timeless site and then try your hand at the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge, at the northern coast of the island.<box> </box><box>*This excursion is for ISA Dublin Summer students... Read More


The ISA trip to Glendalough and the Wicklow Mountains is a great chance to see some of the most breathtaking scenery on the east coast of Ireland. County Wicklow is known as the garden of Ireland because of its natural beauty and unspoiled landscape. Films such as P.S. I Love You and Braveheart... Read More

Glendalough and Dun Laoghaire

Travel to one of Ireland's most iconic and beautiful destinations. Nestled in the Wicklow mountains, an area of outstanding natural beauty, Glendalough offers a window into Ireland's Christian past. After that enjoy some time in the charming resort and seaside town of Dun Laoghaire. *This... Read More


Experience the quaint fishing village just north of Dublin city. Visit Aideen's Grave, King George's footprints, and St. Mary's Abbey. Lastly, don't miss Howth Castle, one of the oldest occupied castles in Ireland. Read More


A visit to this well-preserved medieval city includes stops at Kilkenny Castle, St. Canice's Cathedral and the medieval city center. Kilkenny Castle, built during the 12th century, serves as a symbol to Ireland's Norman occupation. Just down the road, St. Canice's Cathedral stands as one of the... Read More

Newgrange & the Hill of Tara

Ireland is full of ancient sites and mythology. This is especially true in the Boyne Valley region of County Meath which boasts two of the most important ancient sites in Western Europe, Newgrange and the Hill of Tara. ISA students will visit the 5,000 year old structure at Newgrange and learn... Read More

Northern Ireland

Optional for some or all sessions
Stay overnight at Sheep Island View hostel, before enjoying a cooked breakfast. Then explore the filming locations that were used in the famous HBO series, Game of Thrones!<box>
</box><box>*This excursion is for ISA Dublin Summer students only.</box> Read More

Ring of Kerry

The Ring of Kerry is considered one of the finest drives in the world. From rugged cliffs to golden beaches, small villages and green pastures to peat bogs and picturesque mountain ranges,this peninsula illustrates all that is beautiful. The variety of attractions makes this one of the most... Read More