11 days in Ireland Itinerary

11 days in Ireland Itinerary

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11 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Dublin
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
2
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Killarney
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Dingle
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Liscannor
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  12​h
End: New York City

2
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 historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of Kilmainham Gaol, wander the streets of Temple Bar, steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michan's Church.

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Dublin sightseeing website .

New York City, USA to Dublin is an approximately 11-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in June, expect Dublin to be a bit cooler, temps between 64°F and 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, then sample the tasty concoctions at Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kilkenny route planner .

You can take a bus from Dublin to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Dublin in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 54°F in Kilkenny. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Outdoors Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower ©

1
night
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Ross Castle, explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park, and then make a trip to Ladies' View.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Killarney holiday planner.

You can drive from Kilkenny to Killarney in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in June, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Killarney

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Ross Castle ©
Ross Castle
Ladies' View ©
Ladies' View

1
night
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): meet the residents at Dingle Oceanworld, then take a memorable drive along Slea Head Drive, and then don't miss a visit to Eask Tower.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Dingle tour itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Killarney to Dingle in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. June in Dingle sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Scenic Drive Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Slea Head Drive
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Eask Tower ©
Eask Tower
Dingle Oceanworld ©
Dingle Oceanworld

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Liscannor: Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre (in Corofin), Kilrush (Shannon Dolphin and Wildlife Centre & Scattery Island) and Ballyvaughan (Aillwee Cave & Burren Birds of Prey Centre). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher, admire the natural beauty at Doreen Drennan Art Studio & Garden, hike along Burren way, and contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen.

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

Drive from Dingle to Liscannor in 3.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

County Clare, Kilrush, Ballyvaughan, Doreen Drennan Art Studio & Garden, Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren
Burren Birds of Prey Centre ©
Burren Birds of Prey Centre

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