- The British Isles are made up of: Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland,England and Wales.
- The United Kingdom (owned by the British crown) includes: Northern Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales.
- Great Britain is simply the land mass that incorporates Scotland, England and Wales.
If you’re browsing tours to the British Isles, then you’re really looking at tours to any of the five countries that make up the British Isles (yes, Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland are different countries on the island of Ireland).
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