Would you like to experience Ireland from the inside? An EIL group programme in Ireland will inspire you to look beyond tourism, to discover the ‘real’ Ireland, and to uncover a true understanding of Irish culture and traditions, past and present.

Our programs offer a host of learning opportunities; engaging activities, inspiring workshops and daily contact with Irish people and communities. From meeting politicians and local community groups in Belfast to meeting a botanist or storyteller in the West of Ireland, discover what makes Ireland and Irish culture so unique, while appreciating the rugged beauty of the Irish landscape.


Road Scholar

Road Scholar is a university of the world for lifelong learners. Road Scholar creates and fosters a fellowship of learning through meaningful—often transformational—educational adventures around the globe. Road Scholar programmes provide experiences that open minds to new ideas and deepen understanding of oneself and of the world’s peoples, places, cultures, history and environments.

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Faculty Led Ireland

Lead your students on your very own custom designed program in Ireland.

At EIL/AFS we specialize in learning by doing and in facilitating meaningful interaction between study abroad participants and their host culture here in Ireland, both North and South.

With over 50 years experience EIL Intercultural Learning can provide you with quality logistical arrangements, 24 hour local support and unique access to academics, community organizations, local leaders, politicians, schools universities, artists, musicians and Irish families all over the country.

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Youth Groups

Youth Groups

EIL youth programs are designed to be educational as well as fun, with an emphasis on interactive activities and hands-on learning. Whether your group would like a focus on the cultural heritage of Ireland, outdoor activities, or youth leadership, we can design an itinerary to suit their specific needs.

With expertly trained in-country leaders and a strong focus on child protection, EIL Ireland youth programs provide the peace of mind so necessary when traveling with a group of young people, particularly those under 18.

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