14 days in Ireland Itinerary

14 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Carrigans
Drive:  6 h
1
Galway
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Dingle
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Limerick
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Roscommon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
End: Carrigans

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Salthill Beaches. On the 3rd (Mon), stroll through Salthill Beaches and then look for all kinds of wild species at Inis Meain. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Galway Cathedral, thenmake a trip to Quay Street, thenview the masterpieces at Lynch's Castle, and finally appreciate the history behind Oscar Wilde & Eduard Vilde Statue.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Galway trip app.

Carrigans to Galway is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Carrigans in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Galway, with lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Galway Cathedral ©
Galway Cathedral
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Salthill Beaches ©
Salthill Beaches

6
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Carol Cronin Gallery and Fiadh Woven Design. Take a break from the city and head to Inch Beach and Conor Pass. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dingle: Tralee (Banna Strand & Aqua Dome) and Castlegregory Golf Links (in Castlegregory). Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Clogher Strand, get outside with Dingle Bay, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kilmalkedar Church.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dingle travel planning tool.

Getting from Galway to Dingle by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Dingle, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 14°C at night. You'll set off for Limerick on the 12th (Wed).

Things to do in Dingle

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tralee, Castlegregory, Dingle Peninsula, Inch Beach, Dingle Peninsula
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Dingle Oceanworld ©
Dingle Oceanworld
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
Limerick

Limerick ©
Founded by Vikings over a thousand years ago, Limerick sits at the head of the Shannon River's broadening estuary.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Lahinch Beach and Doughmore Bay. Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and King John's Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Spanish Point Beach in Miltown Malbay (about 1h 10 min away). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Terranova Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary's Cathedral, stop by The Lawrence Collection, and admire the masterpieces at Hunt Museum.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Limerick online trip builder.

Getting from Dingle to Limerick by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Roscommon.

Things to do in Limerick

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bunratty, Lahinch Beach, Doughmore Bay, Spanish Point Beach
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Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach
Doughmore Bay ©
Doughmore Bay

2
nights
Roscommon

Roscommon ©
Roscommon is the county town of County Roscommon in Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre, thenexamine the collection at Strokestown Park & National Famine Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mel's Cathedral. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Roscommon Castle and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sacred Heart Church.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Roscommon trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Limerick to Roscommon takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Roscommon

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

St Mel's Cathedral, Strokestown Park & National Famine Museum, Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre
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Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre ©
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre
St Mel's Cathedral ©
St Mel's Cathedral
Sacred Heart Church ©
Sacred Heart Church

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