Ireland Golf Tour 2020

Monday July 27, 2020 - 10:15 am

Join fellow Mercyhurst alumni and friends on a tour of Ireland’s premier golf links led by Ireland native John Melody ’90 and Ryan Palm ’07, Mercyhurst associate vice president for advancement. Take advantage of this opportunity to play many of the world’s most acclaimed golf courses. We have made a formal request to play Royal Portrush, the site of the 2019 Open Championship, Royal County Down, ranked No. 1 course in the world by Golf Digest as well as five others rated in the publication’s Top 100 list. We will see the finest links courses in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland – a links lover’s dream!

Schedule is being finalized, but on the tentative itinerary include Lahinch Golf Club, Ballybunion Golf Club, Doonbeg Golf Club, Waterville Golf Links, Old Head Golf Club, Portstewart, Royal County Down, and Portmarnock.

Cost for the trip includes round-trip transportation from Mercyhurst campus to Ireland, nine hotel nights, full Irish breakfast, all grounds transportation, and all greens fees. Price is $5,950 with airfare, or $4,795 for land-only, with all rates based upon double-occupancy.

Flexible payment plans are available, with the initial deposit due by Nov. 1, 2019. Join us in the summer of 2020 for a trip of a lifetime to the Emerald Isle.

Please contact Ryan Palm at or (814) 824-3320 with any questions or to let us know of your interest to join us on this incredible trip!