5 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

5 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

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5 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

Start: Bern
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
1
Renvyle
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Ballina
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Tulsk
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
End: Bern

1
night
Renvyle

Renvyle ©
On the 8th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gothic Chapel, then look for gifts at Cottage Handcrafts, then relax in the rural setting at DK Connemara Oysters Ltd, and finally relax in the rural setting at The Lost Valley. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Renvyle Beach and then relax in the rural setting at Joyce Country Sheepdogs.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Renvyle road trip planning tool .

Bern, Switzerland to Renvyle is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bern to Renvyle due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ballina.

Things to do in Renvyle

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

The Lost Valley, Gothic Chapel, Joyce Country Sheepdogs, DK Connemara Oysters, Cottage Handcrafts
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The Lost Valley ©
The Lost Valley
Gothic Chapel ©
Gothic Chapel
DK Connemara Oysters ©
DK Connemara Oysters

1
night
Ballina

Ballina ©
Straddling the River Moy near Ireland's northern Atlantic coast, the town of Ballina has roots dating as far back as 1375.
On the 10th (Thu), examine the collection at Michael Davitt Museum, take an in-depth tour of Hennigan's Heritage Centre, then explore the galleries of Belleek Castle Museum, then examine the collection at Jackie Clarke Collection, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Muredach's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Ballina trip planner .

You can drive from Renvyle to Ballina in 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Ballina can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tulsk.

Things to do in Ballina

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Michael Davitt Museum, Hennigan's Heritage Centre
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Hennigan's Heritage Centre ©
Hennigan's Heritage Centre
Belleek Castle Museum ©
Belleek Castle Museum
Jackie Clarke Collection ©
Jackie Clarke Collection

1
night
Tulsk

Tulsk ©
Tulsk is a village in County Roscommon, Ireland. To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tulsk trip tool .

You can drive from Ballina to Tulsk in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Tulsk are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tulsk

Historic Sites
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Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre ©

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