19 days in Ireland Itinerary

19 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 4 nights
2
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
3
Killarney
— 1 night
4
Dingle
— 3 nights
5
Liscannor
— 3 nights
6
Galway
— 4 nights

4
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, take a stroll through Temple Bar, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St., and stroll around St Stephens Green.

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Melbourne, Australia to Dublin is an approximately 26-hour flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Melbourne to Dublin due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in August: high temperatures in Dublin hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): get outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, thenlearn more about the world around you at Medieval Mile Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Woodstock House and Gardens, stroll around Kilfane Waterfall and Glen, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey, and finally appreciate the history behind Kells Priory.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kilkenny journey builder app.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Kilkenny takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Kilkenny, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Kells Priory
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Kells Priory ©
Kells Priory

1
night
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On the 8th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Killarney attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Killarney takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Killarney are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature
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Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park

3
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Spend the 9th (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. There's much more to do: make a trip to Dingle Peninsula, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Dingle Oceanworld, get interesting insight from Tours, and step off the mainland to explore Great Blasket Island.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Dingle online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Killarney to Dingle in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Dingle sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Liscannor.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, Dingle Peninsula
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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula
Great Blasket Island ©
Great Blasket Island

3
nights
Liscannor

Liscannor ©
Liscannor is a coastal village in County Clare, Ireland.GeographyLying on the west coast of Ireland, on Liscannor Bay, the village is located on the R478 road between Lahinch, to the east, and Doolin, to the north. Get out of town with these interesting Liscannor side-trips: Burren National Park (in Corofin), Dolphinwatch (in Carrigaholt) and Scattery Island (in Kilrush). There's lots more to do: get great views at Cliffs of Moher, contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen, stroll around Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lahinch Beach.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Liscannor tour planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Dingle to Liscannor in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Poulnabrone Dolmen, Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark, Lahinch Beach, Burren National Park, Kilkee Cliff Walk
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Dolphinwatch ©
Dolphinwatch
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk

4
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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Westport House (in Westport), Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (in Bunratty) and Michael Davitt Museum (in Foxford). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Ashford Castle, contemplate the long history of Tyrone House, learn insider's secrets on Micil Distillery, and see the interesting displays at The Quiet Man Museum.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Galway visit planner.

Getting from Liscannor to Galway by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. You will leave for home on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Cong, The Wormhole, Westport House, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Tyrone House
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Michael Davitt Museum ©
Michael Davitt Museum
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Westport House ©
Westport House

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