10 days in Dun Laoghaire, Malahide & Dublin Itinerary

10 days in Dun Laoghaire, Malahide & Dublin Itinerary

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10 days in Dun Laoghaire, Malahide & Dublin Itinerary

Dublin
Drive:  30​min
Dun Laoghaire
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
Malahide
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
Dublin
— 6 nights
Dublin

2
days
Dun Laoghaire

Dun Laoghaire ©
On the 4th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Wicklow Mountains National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Powerscourt Gardens and House, then see the interesting displays at National Maritime Museum of Ireland, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Killiney Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Dun Laoghaire tour planner.

Dublin to Dun Laoghaire is an approximately half hour car ride. In May, daily temperatures in Dun Laoghaire can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Malahide.

Things to do in Dun Laoghaire

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Powerscourt Gardens and House, Killiney Beach, Wicklow Mountains National Park
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Wicklow Mountains National Park ©
Wicklow Mountains National Park
Powerscourt Gardens and House ©
Powerscourt Gardens and House
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2
days
Malahide

Malahide ©
Malahide is a coastal suburban town near Dublin city. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Church of Ireland, see the interesting displays at Irish Military War Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Bru na Boinne. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Malahide Castle Co. Dublin and then explore the historical opulence of Malahide Castle.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Malahide itinerary maker.

Getting from Dun Laoghaire to Malahide by car takes about an hour. In May, daytime highs in Malahide are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Malahide

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Irish Military War Museum, Bru na Boinne, Saint Peter's Church
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Bru na Boinne ©
Bru na Boinne
Malahide Castle ©
Malahide Castle
Irish Military War Museum ©
Irish Military War Museum

6
days
Dublin

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum and National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Clonmacnoise and Kilmainham Gaol. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dublin: Trim Castle (in Trim) and Kilkenny (Kilkenny Castle, The Black Abbey, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Temple Bar, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michan's Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Seapoint Beach, and take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin.

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Dublin is just a stone's throw from Malahide. May in Dublin sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Trim Castle, Clonmacnoise
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Dollymount Strand ©
Dollymount Strand
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

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