15 days in Ireland's West Coast Itinerary

15 days in Ireland's West Coast Itinerary

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15 days in Ireland's West Coast Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + bus:  21​h 15​min
1
Galway
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Dingle
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Killarney
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Kinsale
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Singapore

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.
Attractions like Salthill Beaches and Craggaunowen make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galway: Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden (in Kylemore), Castlefergus Equestrian (in Quin) and The Woollen Market (in Ennis). There's much more to do: cruise along Wild Atlantic Way, make a trip to Quay Street, admire the striking features of Galway Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Galway City Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Galway trip website .

Singapore, Singapore to Galway is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in September, things will get cooler in Galway: highs are around 17°C and lows about 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Ennis, Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, Craggaunowen
Highlights from your plan
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Craggaunowen ©
Craggaunowen
Salthill Beaches ©
Salthill Beaches

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 16th (Wed): stroll through Fanore Beach, Head underground at Aillwee Cave, then hike along Hag's Head, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Shannon Dolphin and Wildlife Centre, step off the mainland to explore Scattery Island, go for a walk through Kilkee Cliff Walk, then look for gifts at The Clare Jam Company, and finally admire the natural beauty at Doreen Drennan Art Studio & Garden.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Liscannor trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Galway to Liscannor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Liscannor are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kilrush, Kilkee Cliff Walk, The Clare Jam Company, Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge., Fanore Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Aillwee Cave ©
Aillwee Cave
Fanore Beach ©
Fanore Beach

3
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Dingle Oceanworld and Inch Beach. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Coumeenoole Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St.James Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gallarus Oratory, and don't miss a visit to The Dillon Gallery Paintings by Honora O'Neill.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Dingle trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Liscannor to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. In September in Dingle, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Glenteenassig Forest Park, Inch Beach
Highlights from your plan
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Dingle Oceanworld ©
Dingle Oceanworld
Coumeenoole Beach ©
Coumeenoole Beach

3
nights
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Explore Killarney's surroundings by going to Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm (in Kenmare) and Blarney Castle & Gardens (in Blarney). There's much more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park, appreciate the views at Gap of Dunloe, step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, and make a trip to Ladies' View.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Killarney online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Dingle to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Killarney, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Kinsale.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blarney Castle & Gardens, Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm
Highlights from your plan
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Muckross House ©
Muckross House

2
nights
Kinsale

Kinsale ©
Located at the estuary of the Brandon River, the historical fishing town of Kinsale nestles against hills that act as a natural shield against the open sea.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): tee off at Old Head Golf Links, sample the tasty concoctions at Blacks Brewery, then contemplate the long history of Charles Fort, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Multose Church. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance, brush up on your military savvy at Irish Veterans Museum, take an in-depth tour of Kinsale Regional Museum, then stop by Kinsale Crystal, then take an in-depth tour of Old Head Signal Tower and Lusitania Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at James Fort.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kinsale trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Killarney to Kinsale takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September in Kinsale, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kinsale

Golf Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Old Head Golf Links ©
Old Head Golf Links
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
Kinsale Regional Museum ©
Kinsale Regional Museum

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