16 days in Ireland Itinerary

16 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Bus:  15 h 30 min
1
Kilkenny
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Killarney
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Dingle
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Westport
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Dublin
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, admire the natural beauty at Rothe House and Garden, then step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): stop by JMK GOLD & SILVERSMITHS, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey, then savor the flavors at Brewery Corner, and finally examine the collection at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Kilkenny is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Mumbai to Kilkenny, you'll gain 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in August, with highs in Kilkenny at 20°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower ©
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower

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 5th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Ross Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muckross Abbey, then take in nature's colorful creations at Muckross House, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Torc Waterfall.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Killarney road trip site.

Drive from Kilkenny to Killarney in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August, daytime highs in Killarney are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Dingle.

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

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 7th (Wed), take a memorable drive along Slea Head Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): take a memorable drive along Dingle Peninsula, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St.James Church, then examine the collection at Harry Clarke Stained Glass Windows, then look for gifts at Brian de Staic Jeweller, and finally don't miss a visit to Eask Tower.

To see photos and more tourist information, refer to the Dingle travel route builder.

You can drive from Killarney to Dingle in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Dingle

Scenic Drive Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

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

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 9th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher, then stop by Kenny Woollen Mills & Lahinch Art Gallery, then take in the pleasant sights at Kilkee Cliff Walk, and finally head off the coast to Scattery Island. On your second day here, tee off at Lahinch Golf Club, then steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen, and then explore the striking landscape of Burren National Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Liscannor planning tool.

You can drive from Dingle to Liscannor in 3.5 hours. August in Liscannor sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Westport.

Things to do in Liscannor

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lahinch, Scattery Island, Burren National Park, Poulnabrone Dolmen, 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
Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at The Great Western Greenway, examine the collection at Michael Davitt Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre. On your second day here, look for gifts at Marlene's Chocolate Haven and then ride a horse along Drummindoo Stud.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Westport trip planner.

Traveling by car from Liscannor to Westport takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Westport sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Westport

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Michael Davitt Museum
Highlights from your plan
Drummindoo Stud ©
Drummindoo Stud
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre ©
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre
The Great Western Greenway ©
The Great Western Greenway

4
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: stroll around St Stephens Green, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, browse the collection at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

For where to stay and tourist information, refer to the Dublin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Westport to Dublin takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Dublin, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition ©

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