14 days in Ireland Itinerary

14 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 3 nights
2
Galway
— 3 nights
3
Liscannor
— 1 night
4
Killarney
— 3 nights
5
Kilkenny
— 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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bru na Boinne and Glendalough Cathedral. Your inner history buff will appreciate Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum. Explore Dublin's surroundings by going to Wicklow Mountains National Park (in Glendalough Village) and Trim Castle (in Trim). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at 14 Henrietta Street, stop by Carrolls Irish Gifts, admire the masterpieces at Chester Beatty, and see the interesting displays at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Dublin road trip tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Dublin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Dublin. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vale of Glendalough, Bru na Boinne, Trim Castle
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
14 Henrietta Street ©
14 Henrietta Street
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

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.
Visiting Wild Atlantic Way and Kayaking & Canoeing will get you outdoors. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Glengowla Mines and Riverside Walk. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galway: The Irish Workhouse Centre (in Portumna) and Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum (in Athlone). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock, admire the verdant scenery at Doo Lough Valley, explore the ancient world of Athenry Dominican Priory, and explore the historical opulence of Oranmore Castle.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Galway trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Dublin to Galway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Galway are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock, Glengowla Mines, The Irish Workhouse Centre, Athenry Dominican Priory, Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum
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The Irish Workhouse Centre ©
The Irish Workhouse Centre
Glengowla Mines ©
Glengowla Mines
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock ©
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): trek along Hag's Head, look for gifts at Moher Cottage, get great views at Cliffs of Moher, take in the pleasant sights at Beauty Of The Burren Walks, thenview the masterpieces at Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge., and finally steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Liscannor online travel planner.

Getting from Galway to Liscannor by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. October in Liscannor sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge., Beauty Of The Burren Walks, Poulnabrone Dolmen
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Poulnabrone Dolmen ©
Poulnabrone Dolmen
Hag's Head ©
Hag's Head

3
nights
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Muckross Abbey and St. Patrick's Church. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Inch Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Get out of town with these interesting Killarney side-trips: Harry Clarke Stained Glass Windows (in Dingle) and Kenmare (Templenoe Burial & Old Kenmare Road). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, identify plant and animal life at Kerry Cliffs, and trek along Torc Mountain Walk.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Killarney vacation planner.

Getting from Liscannor to Killarney by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kenmare, Dingle, Inch Beach, Kerry Cliffs
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Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach

3
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.
Get some historical perspective at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower and Kilkenny Castle. Explore hidden gems such as Jerpoint Abbey and Jerpoint Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Kilkenny: Curracloe Beach (in Curracloe), St Marks Cemetery and Famine Graveyard (in Cashel) and St. Declan's Way (in Tipperary). The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ballykeefe Distillery, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Barrow Way, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John the Evangelist Church, and get outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures.

For where to stay and more tourist information, read Kilkenny tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Kilkenny takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Kilkenny can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Curracloe Beach, St Marks Cemetery and Famine Graveyard, St. Declan's Way
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 18:
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Ballykeefe Distillery ©
Ballykeefe Distillery
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower ©
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower

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