19 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

19 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

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Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
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Galway, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Sligo, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Belfast, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Step off the beaten path and head to National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History and Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Guinness Storehouse and Chester Beatty. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dublin: Vagabond Tours (in Greystones) and Malahide Castle (in Malahide). There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, take an in-depth tour of Dublinia, sample the fine beverages at Teeling Whiskey Distillery, and admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Dublin journey planner.

If you are flying in from Argentina, the closest major aiport is Dublin Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Galway.

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Galway, Ireland

Galway ©

City of the Tribes

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.
On the 6th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Royal Abbey of Cong, take in nature's colorful creations at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gothic Chapel. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Galway City Museum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Circle of Life National Organ Donor Commemorative Garden, then get to know the fascinating history of Riverside Walk, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Augustine's Church.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, refer to the Galway road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Galway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Sligo.

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Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

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Sligo, Ireland

Sligo ©
Despite its small size, Sligo serves as a major center of culture, commerce, and entertainment in the northwestern section of Ireland.
On the 8th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Roslee Castle, steep yourself in history at Sean MacDiarmada's House, then view the masterpieces at Hazelwood House, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Sligo Boat Charters, steep yourself in history at The High Cross, then stroll the grounds of Yeats's Grave, and finally steep yourself in history at Creevykeel Court Tomb.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sligo travel route tool.

Drive from Galway to Sligo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daily temperatures in Sligo can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Belfast.

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Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

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Creevykeel Court Tomb
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Castle
Roslee Castle
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Art Gallery
Hazelwood House
4.7

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Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Inch Abbey and Carrickfergus Castle. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to SS Nomadic and St. Malachy's Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Downpatrick (Castle Ward & Down County Museum). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Titanic Belfast, view the masterpieces at MAC, and get to know the fascinating history of Cathedral Quarter.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Belfast trip planner.

Getting from Sligo to Belfast by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

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Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Cathedral Quarter
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Specialty Museum
SS Nomadic
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HMS Caroline
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Edinburgh Castle and Surgeons' Hall Museums. Explore hidden gems such as Rosslyn Chapel and Edinburgh Gin Distillery. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Portrait Gallery, contemplate the long history of Greyfriars Kirk, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holyrood Abbey, and stroll the grounds of Greyfriars Kirkyard.

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Fly from Belfast to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Belfast in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Edinburgh, with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to London.

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Rosslyn Chapel
4.6
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Edinburgh Castle
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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The British Museum and Emirates Stadium Tour and Museum. Natural History Museum and Wallace Collection will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, wander the streets of Holland Park, take an in-depth tour of Museum of London, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the London trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C.

Things to do in London

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Must see
National Gallery
4.7

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