5 days in Ireland Itinerary

5 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kilkenny
— 1 day
2
Dublin
— 3 nights

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Rothe House and Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kilkenny Castle, and then learn more about the world around you at Medieval Mile Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kilkenny tour itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to Kilkenny is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to Kilkenny, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in September, with highs in Kilkenny at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Medieval Mile Museum ©
Medieval Mile Museum
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Rothe House and Garden ©
Rothe House and Garden

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 and learn at Guinness Storehouse and National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology. Your inner history buff will appreciate Kilmainham Gaol Museum and Saint Patrick's Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Temple Bar, see the interesting displays at Irish Whiskey Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandymount Strand, and kick back and relax at Sandycove Beach.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dublin online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Dublin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Dublin sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Beaches
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

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