22 days in Ireland Itinerary

22 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 4 nights
2
Kilkenny
— 4 nights
3
Galway
— 4 nights
4
Liscannor
— 2 nights
5
Dingle
— 4 nights
6
Cork
— 2 nights

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.
For shopping fun, head to Grafton Street or Science Gallery Dublin. Popular historic sites such as Guinness Storehouse and Trinity College Dublin are in your itinerary. Spend the 27th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, take in the exciting artwork at James Joyce Cultural Centre, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, and get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Dublin trip itinerary maker site.

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Dublin is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Dublin due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in August, expect Dublin to be much colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

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

4
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Curracloe Beach and Mayfield Birds of Prey. Let the collections at The National 1798 Rebellion Centre and Reginald's Tower capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kilkenny: King of the Vikings (in Waterford), Ferns Castle (in Ferns) and Wexford Wildfowl Reserve (in Ardcavan). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, get a new perspective on nature at Medieval Mile Museum, get outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, and contemplate the long history of Jerpoint Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Kilkenny tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dublin to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August in Kilkenny, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Waterford, Enniscorthy, Curracloe Beach, Irish National Heritage Park, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Curracloe Beach ©
Curracloe Beach
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Ferns Castle ©
Ferns Castle

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at The Lost Valley and Burren Birds of Prey Centre. Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Westport House will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Galway: Westport (Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre & Drummindoo Stud), Fanore Beach (in Fanore) and Craggaunowen (in Sixmilebridge).

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Galway trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Galway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Galway, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Westport, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Fanore Beach, The Lost Valley, Burren Birds of Prey Centre
Highlights from your plan
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
The Lost Valley ©
The Lost Valley
Burren Birds of Prey Centre ©
Burren Birds of Prey Centre

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. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): head off the coast to Scattery Island, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Doughmore Bay, thenhike along Hag's Head, and finally stroll through Cliffs of Moher. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Lahinch Beach, stop by Burren Perfumery, and then explore the striking landscape of Burren National Park.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Liscannor online tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Galway to Liscannor by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September in Liscannor, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Burren Perfumery, Lahinch Beach, Doughmore Bay, Scattery Island, Burren National Park
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park
Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach

4
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Relax by the water at Inch Beach and Coumeenoole Beach. Get some historical perspective at Skellig Michael and St.James Church. Spend the 10th (Tue) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, don't miss a visit to Dingle Peninsula, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dingle trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Liscannor to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In September in Dingle, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cork.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

County Kerry, Slea Head Drive, Inch Beach
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Skellig Michael ©
Skellig Michael

2
nights
Cork

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
On the 14th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Charles Fort, thenview the masterpieces at Kinsale Pottery and Arts Centre, and then contemplate the long history of Blarney Castle & Gardens. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Titanic Experience Cobh and then see the interesting displays at Cobh Heritage Centre.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cork trip planner.

You can drive from Dingle to Cork in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Cork, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cork

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kinsale, Cobh
Highlights from your plan
Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
Titanic Experience Cobh ©
Titanic Experience Cobh

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