15 days in Ireland Itinerary

15 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Start: San Diego
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Dublin
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Dingle
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Killarney
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Cork
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Kilkenny
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: San Diego

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 museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St., take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, and browse the collection at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Dublin online holiday planner.

San Diego, USA to Dublin is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from San Diego to Dublin. Traveling from San Diego in September, expect nights in Dublin to be cooler, around 48°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Dublin

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

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. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Burren National Park, look for gifts at Burren Perfumery, thensteep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen, and finally get great views at Cliffs of Moher. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hag's Head, thenexplore the activities along Doughmore Bay, thengo for a walk through Kilkee Cliff Walk, and finally head off the coast to Scattery Island.

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You can drive from Dublin to Liscannor in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In September in Liscannor, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 51°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Burren National Park, Scattery Island, Burren Perfumery, Doughmore Bay, Kilkee Cliff Walk
Highlights from your plan
Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): cruise along Slea Head Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): get outside with Dingle Peninsula, pause for some serene contemplation at St.James Church, don't miss a visit to The Dillon Gallery Paintings by Honora O'Neill, thenstop by Brian de Staic Jeweller, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eask Tower.

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

Getting from Liscannor to Dingle by car takes about 3.5 hours. September in Dingle sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, Slea Head Drive
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula
Brian de Staic Jeweller ©
Brian de Staic Jeweller

2
nights
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On the 25th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, admire the sheer force of Torc Waterfall, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Muckross House, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Muckross Abbey.

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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 September, daily temperatures in Killarney can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cork.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Ross Castle ©
Ross Castle

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Blarney Castle & Gardens, don't miss a visit to Blarney Stone, thentake an in-depth tour of Cork City Gaol, and finally gain insight at University College Cork (UCC).

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Cork route planner.

Drive from Killarney to Cork in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In September, daily temperatures in Cork can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Cork

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Blarney Stone ©
Blarney Stone
University College Cork (UCC) ©
University College Cork (UCC)

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey, see the interesting displays at King of the Vikings, see the interesting displays at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Abbey, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Jerpoint Park, admire the landmark architecture of Tintern Abbey, and then see the interesting displays at Irish Agricultural Museum and Famine Exhibition.

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You can drive from Cork to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Kilkenny are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Waterford, Irish Agricultural Museum and Famine Exhibition, Tintern Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum ©
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum

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