15 days in Ireland Itinerary

15 days in Ireland Itinerary

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15 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Canberra
bus + Fly:  29​h
1
Dublin
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Dingle
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Killarney
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Kilkenny
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  30​h
End: Canberra

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.
Dublin is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol, get lost in a book at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, walk around St Stephens Green, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

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Canberra, Australia to Dublin is an approximately 29-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Canberra to Dublin. Traveling from Canberra in October, expect nights in Dublin to be about the same, around 8°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at The Burren, admire the natural beauty at Doreen Drennan Art Studio & Garden, and then explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Moher. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Corcomroe Abbey, then walk around Burren National Park, and finally go for a walk through Kilkee Cliff Walk.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Liscannor day trip planner.

You can drive from Dublin to Liscannor in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October in Liscannor, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

County Clare, Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge., Burren National Park, Kilkee Cliff Walk
Highlights from your plan
Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): look for gifts at Brian de Staic Jeweller, then delve into the distant past at Gallarus Oratory, and then cruise along Slea Head Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Dingle Peninsula, then take in the dramatic natural features at Conor Pass, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eask Tower, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St.James Church.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Dingle visit planner.

Traveling by car from Liscannor to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. In October in Dingle, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, Dingle Peninsula
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula
Eask Tower ©
Eask Tower

2
nights
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 16th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park, and then take in the exciting artwork at Blackwater Woodturners. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Muckross House and then hike along Beara Way.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Killarney attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Dingle to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Killarney can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blackwater Woodturners, Beara Way
Highlights from your plan
Beara Way ©
Beara Way
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House

3
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 (Fri), don't miss a visit to St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, see the interesting displays at King of the Vikings VR, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ballykeefe Distillery, and finally step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, contemplate the long history of Rothe House and Garden, then take in the exciting artwork at The Blackbird Gallery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey, and finally learn more about the world around you at Medieval Mile Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kilkenny travel route builder website .

Traveling by car from Killarney to Kilkenny takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

King of the Vikings VR
Highlights from your plan
Ballykeefe Distillery ©
Ballykeefe Distillery
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

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