10 days in Ireland Itinerary

10 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
— 2 nights
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Doolin
— 2 nights
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Dingle
— 1 night
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Killarney
— 2 nights
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Waterford
— 1 night
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Kilkenny
— 1 night

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Dublin

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, then explore the galleries of Guinness Storehouse, then wander the streets of Temple Bar, and finally stop by Temple Bar Gallery and Studios. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): make a trip to The Spire, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St., admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, then walk around St Stephens Green, and finally examine the collection at Irish Whiskey Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Dublin day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Dublin Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Doolin.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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Doolin

Doolin ©
A world-famous center of traditional Irish music, Doolin occupies a dramatic location on Ireland's windblown Atlantic coast.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): walk around Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark, then take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher, and then get the lay of the land with Doolin Cliff Walk.

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Traveling by car from Dublin to Doolin takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Doolin can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Dingle.

Things to do in Doolin

Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Doolin Cliff Walk ©
Doolin Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark ©
Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark

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Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): make a trip to Eask Tower, then get a new perspective on things with Dingle Dolphin Boat Tours, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Dingle Oceanworld, and finally head outdoors with Dingle Peninsula.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Dingle trip builder.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Doolin to Dingle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Dingle Dolphin Boat Tours ©
Dingle Dolphin Boat Tours
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula
Eask Tower ©
Eask Tower

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Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, then identify plant and animal life at Kerry Cliffs, then take in the dramatic scenery at Torc Waterfall, and finally admire the natural beauty at Muckross House.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Killarney planner.

You can drive from Dingle to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In November in Killarney, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Waterford.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Ross Castle ©
Ross Castle

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Waterford

Waterford ©
Ireland's oldest city, Waterford maintains its small-town charm and attracts a growing number of travelers with its rich history, lively nightlife, and thriving festival scene.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): surround yourself with nature on Hawkeye Falconry, examine the collection at King of the Vikings, look for gifts at BEBHINN, then get into the urban bustle at Reginald's Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Bishop's Palace, and finally examine the collection at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): step aboard Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience, admire the striking features of Tintern Abbey, then enjoy the sea views from Hook Lighthouse, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Saviour's Dominican Priory.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Waterford online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Waterford takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. In November, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Waterford

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Hook Lighthouse ©
Hook Lighthouse
Tintern Abbey ©
Tintern Abbey
King of the Vikings ©
King of the Vikings

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Kilkenny

Kilkenny ©

Marble City

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 8th (Sun): head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Smithwick's Experience, then don't miss a visit to St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Abbey.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kilkenny tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Waterford to Kilkenny in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Black Abbey ©
Black Abbey

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