15 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Galway Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Galway Itinerary

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Start: Denver, United States
Fly:  14 h
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Galway, Ireland
— 3 nights
Drive:  9 h 30 min
3
Fort Augustus, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
5
York, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h
6
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Denver, United States

2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum. There's much more to do: stroll around St Stephens Green, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin.

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Denver, USA to Dublin is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Denver to Dublin. In June, Dublin is slightly colder than Denver - with highs of 64°F and lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

3
nights
Galway, Ireland

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 Cliffs of Moher and The Wormhole make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Galway: Doolin (Doolin Pitch & Putt, Irish Crafts - Doolin, &more), Hag's Head (in Liscannor) and Scattery Island (in Kilrush). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Galway City Museum, step into the grandiose world of Oranmore Castle, and get in on the family fun at Galway City Karting.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Galway day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Galway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Fort Augustus.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Doolin, Liscannor, Scattery Island, The Wormhole
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Wormhole ©
The Wormhole
Hag's Head ©
Hag's Head

1
night
Fort Augustus, United Kingdom

Fort Augustus ©
Fort Augustus is a settlement in the parish of Boleskine and Abertarff, at the south west end of Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Invermoriston Falls, stop by Clog and Craft Shop, thenexplore the activities along River Foyers, thentake a memorable drive along General Wade’s Military Roads, and finally ponder the design of Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Fort Augustus road trip planner.

Drive from Galway to Fort Augustus in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In June in Fort Augustus, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort Augustus

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Invermoriston, River Foyers
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Invermoriston Falls ©
Invermoriston Falls
River Foyers ©
River Foyers
Clog and Craft Shop ©
Clog and Craft Shop

2
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the galleries of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, thenexplore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and finally get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Edinburgh route maker.

Drive from Fort Augustus to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in June, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions

2
nights
York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
On the 22nd (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Breezy Knees Gardens, explore the engaging exhibits at DIG, and then get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Beacon Alpacas, look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Yorkshire Activity Centre, thenwander the streets of York Shambles, and finally appreciate the history behind Yorkshire Regiment Boer War Memorial York.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the York trip planning website.

Getting from Edinburgh to York by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In June, daily temperatures in York can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Beacon Alpacas, York Bird of Prey Centre
Highlights from your plan
York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
Beacon Alpacas ©
Beacon Alpacas
Yorkshire Activity Centre ©
Yorkshire Activity Centre

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Family-friendly places like Coca-Cola London Eye and National Gallery will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read London travel website.

Traveling by train from York to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in London can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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