10 days in Ireland Itinerary

10 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 3 nights
2
Cork
— 1 night
3
Kilkenny
— 1 night
4
Galway
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at 14 Henrietta Street and St Peter's Church. Bective Abbey and Hill of Slane will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Irish Military War Museum & Family Park in Starinagh (about 54 minutes away). There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Carrolls Irish Gifts, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dublin Mountains, shop like a local with Wholesale Fruit Vegetable And Flower Market, and get advice or help at Irish Family History Centre.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Dublin day trip app.

Philadelphia, USA to Dublin is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Philadelphia to Dublin, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in November, expect nights in Dublin to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Cork.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

St Peter's Church, Bective Abbey, Hill of Slane, Irish Military War Museum & Family Park
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14 Henrietta Street ©
14 Henrietta Street
Irish Military War Museum & Family Park ©
Irish Military War Museum & Family Park
St Peter's Church
St Peter's Church

1
night
Cork

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): stroll the grounds of St. Oliver's Cemetery, look for gifts at Wild Design Cork, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Christian Church, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral of St Mary & St Anne & Visitor Centre, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Ireland Church.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cork trip planning app.

Drive from Dublin to Cork in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Cork can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Cork

Historic Sites Shopping
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Grace Christian Church ©
Grace Christian Church
St. Oliver's Cemetery ©
St. Oliver's Cemetery

1
night
Kilkenny

Kilkenny ©
The country's smallest city in terms of population, Kilkenny boasts a rich cultural heritage and diverse tourist attractions that include well-preserved medieval architecture, exciting nightlife, a vibrant culinary scene, and abundant shopping opportunities.
On the 18th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at National Craft Gallery, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. John the Evangelist Church, thenpick up a one of a kind souvenir at Kilkenny Architectural Salvage & Antiques, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Brewery Corner.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Kilkenny day trip app.

Getting from Cork to Kilkenny by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Kilkenny are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Shopping Breweries & Distilleries Museums
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National Craft Gallery ©
National Craft Gallery
St. John the Evangelist Church ©
St. John the Evangelist Church
Brewery Corner ©
Brewery Corner

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nights
Galway

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Augustine's Church, thendon't miss a visit to Middle Street, thenlook for gifts at Treasure Chest Ltd, and finally wander the streets of Galway's West End. On your second day here, make a trip to Menlo Castle / Blake's Castle, see the interesting displays at The Galway Fisheries Watchtower Museum, thendelve into the distant past at Tyrone House, and finally step into the grandiose world of Athenry Castle.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Galway trip planning app.

Drive from Kilkenny to Galway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Tyrone House, Claregalway Castle, Athenry Castle
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St. Augustine's Church ©
St. Augustine's Church
Athenry Castle ©
Athenry Castle
Claregalway Castle ©
Claregalway Castle

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