15 days in Ireland Itinerary

15 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Dublin
Drive:  3 h
1
Westport
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Galway
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Liscannor
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Dingle
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Killarney
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Kilkenny
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Dublin
— 3 nights
End: Dublin

1
night
Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): ride a horse along Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre and then ride a horse along Drummindoo Stud. On the next day, let the kids burn off some steam at The Wild West Indoor Play Village, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Westport House, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at The Great Western Greenway.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Westport road trip planning site.

Dublin to Westport is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Westport

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Drummindoo Stud ©
Drummindoo Stud
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre ©
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre
The Great Western Greenway ©
The Great Western Greenway

3
nights
Galway

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Burren National Park (in Corofin), Castlefergus Equestrian (in Quin) and Ballyvaughan (Ballyvaughan Wood Loop, Aillwee Cave, &more). Spend the 13th (Mon) among the memorable landscape of The Burren. It doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Riverside Walk.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read Galway trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Westport to Galway takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Galway sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ballyvaughan, Castlefergus Equestrian, Burren National Park, The Burren
Highlights from your plan
The Burren ©
The Burren
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park
Aillwee Cave ©
Aillwee Cave

1
night
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 15th (Wed): kick back and relax at Lahinch Beach, get great views at Cliffs of Moher, thenexperience rural life at Moher Hill Open Farm and Leisure Park, and finally trek along Hag's Head.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Liscannor trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Galway to Liscannor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lahinch Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach
Hag's Head ©
Hag's Head

3
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Spend the 16th (Thu) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. Spend a day of island exploring on the 17th (Fri) at Skellig Michael. There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along Dingle Peninsula, take in panoramic vistas at Eask Tower, take in the dramatic natural features at Conor Pass, and look for gifts at Brian de Staic Jeweller.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Dingle trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Liscannor to Dingle by car takes about 3.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Dingle can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Scenic Drive Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

County Kerry, Dingle Peninsula
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Skellig Michael ©
Skellig Michael
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula

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 19th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Ross Castle, admire the sheer force of Torc Waterfall, and then admire the natural beauty at Muckross House.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Killarney road trip website.

Traveling by car from Dingle to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Killarney sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Torc Waterfall ©
Torc Waterfall

1
night
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 21st (Tue): head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, thenstep into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, and then stroll through Nore Valley Walking Route.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kilkenny trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Kilkenny takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Nore Valley Walking Route ©
Nore Valley Walking Route

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: contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, stroll around St Stephens Green, and enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dublin road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Dublin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kilkenny in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 7°C in Dublin. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

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

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