6 days in Ireland's West Coast Itinerary

6 days in Ireland's West Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ireland's West Coast travel planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Dingle
— 1 night
Drive
2
Killarney
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Doolin
— 2 nights
Drive

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Dingle

— 1 night
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 3rd (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Inch Beach, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Dingle Oceanworld, then sample the fine beverages at Dingle Distillery, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eask Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Gallarus Oratory, enjoy the sand and surf at Coumeenoole Beach, then make a trip to Fahan BeeHive Huts, and finally see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Dingle journey maker website.

Dublin to Dingle is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Dingle can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Killarney

— 2 nights
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 striking landscape of Killarney National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Muckross House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church of Ireland, then take in the exciting artwork at Peter Cox Photography Gallery, and finally appreciate the views at Gap of Dunloe.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Killarney trip app.

Drive from Dingle to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Killarney are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Doolin.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Doolin

— 2 nights
A world-famous center of traditional Irish music, Doolin occupies a dramatic location on Ireland's windblown Atlantic coast.
On the 7th (Wed), trek along Clare Coastal Walk Project, get great views at Cliffs of Moher, then admire the natural beauty at Doolin Garden and Nursery, and finally Head underground at Doolin Cave. On the next day, stroll through Burren Birds of Prey Centre, explore the fascinating underground world of Aillwee Cave, then stop by The Burren Smokehouse,, and finally step off the mainland to explore Scattery Island.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Doolin tour planner.

Drive from Killarney to Doolin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Doolin

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips