10 days in Ireland Itinerary

10 days in Ireland Itinerary

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10 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly + Drive:  13​h 45​min
1
Ardcavan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Dingle
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Dublin
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Orlando

1
night
Ardcavan

Ardcavan ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, then kick back and relax at Ballinoulart Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Curracloe Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ardcavan day trip tool .

Orlando, USA to Ardcavan is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Orlando to Ardcavan, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, Ardcavan is cooler than Orlando - with highs of 65°F and lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Ardcavan

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ballinoulart Beach, Curracloe Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wexford Wildfowl Reserve ©
Wexford Wildfowl Reserve
Curracloe Beach ©
Curracloe Beach
Ballinoulart Beach ©
Ballinoulart Beach

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.
On the 18th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, sample the tasty concoctions at Smithwick's Experience Brewery Tour Kilkenny, then steep yourself in history at Kilkenny Castle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Castlecomer Discovery Park, step into the grandiose world of Rock of Cashel, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Ardcavan to Kilkenny takes 1.5 hours. In September in Kilkenny, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Rock of Cashel
Highlights from your plan
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower ©
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 20th (Thu), take a memorable drive along Slea Head Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Conor Pass, pause for some serene contemplation at St.James Church, then delve into the distant past at Gallarus Oratory, and finally step off the mainland to explore Great Blasket Island.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Dingle trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Kilkenny to Dingle by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Dingle can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Dingle

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Dingle Peninsula
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Conor Pass ©
Conor Pass
Gallarus Oratory ©
Gallarus Oratory

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.
Popular historic sites such as Kilmainham Gaol and Trinity College Dublin are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Dublin Zoo and Brittas Bay. And it doesn't end there: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse, sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Bow St, don't miss a visit to Grafton Street, and look for all kinds of wild species at Irishtown Nature Reserve.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Dublin trip planner .

You can drive from Dingle to Dublin in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Brittas Bay
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

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