11 days in Ireland Itinerary

11 days in Ireland Itinerary

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11 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Dublin
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
2
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Killarney
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Cork
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
5
Dublin
— 1 day
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

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.
Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum and EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Kilmainham Gaol and St. Michan's Church. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Chester Beatty, make a trip to The Spire, wander the streets of Temple Bar, and explore the historical opulence of Dublin Castle.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Dublin itinerary builder website .

Bengaluru, India to Dublin is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Dublin is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Bengaluru in July, things will get a bit cooler in Dublin: highs are around 23°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum ©

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 23rd (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Abbey, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rock of Cashel. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Hore Abbey, get engrossed in the history at Bishop's Palace, then examine the collection at King of the Vikings VR, and finally see the interesting displays at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kilkenny trip site .

Traveling by bus from Dublin to Kilkenny takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Kilkenny when traveling from Dublin in July, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Waterford, Cashel
Highlights from your plan
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey
Hore Abbey ©
Hore Abbey
Bishop's Palace ©
Bishop's Palace

2
nights
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): take in the dramatic scenery at Torc Waterfall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral, and then stroll through Inch Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, then admire the verdant scenery at Gap of Dunloe, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muckross Abbey, and finally don't miss a visit to Ladies' View.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Killarney online trip maker .

You can drive from Kilkenny to Killarney in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cork.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Inch Beach
Highlights from your plan
Torc Waterfall ©
Torc Waterfall
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Gap of Dunloe ©
Gap of Dunloe

2
nights
Cork

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
On the 27th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Cork City Gaol, then identify plant and animal life at Lough wildlife sanctuary, and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Cork road trip planning app .

Getting from Killarney to Cork by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Cork, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Dublin.

Things to do in Cork

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Cork City Gaol ©
Cork City Gaol
Speed Boats Tours

1
day
Dublin

Dublin ©
On the 28th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship and Famine Museum, then examine the collection at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, then steep yourself in history at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and finally pause for some photo ops at James Joyce Statue.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Dublin tour planning tool .

Getting from Cork to Dublin by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites
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Saint Patrick's Cathedral ©
Saint Patrick's Cathedral

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