60 days in Dublin & County Kerry Itinerary

60 days in Dublin & County Kerry Itinerary

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Dublin
— 33 nights
2
Killarney
— 7 nights
3
Valentia Island
— 4 nights
4
Waterville
— 3 nights
5
Dingle
— 12 nights

33
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dublin: Enniscorthy (The National 1798 Rebellion Centre & Vinegar Hill), Kilkenny (Butler Gallery, Kilkenny Castle, &more) and Ferns (Ferns Castle & Boolavogue Fr. Murphy Centre). Next up on the itinerary: walk around St Stephens Green, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, and see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Dublin day trip planning tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Dublin. In July, daily temperatures in Dublin can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Wexford, Gorey, Enniscorthy, Courtown
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

7
nights
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Explore Killarney's surroundings by going to Kenmare (Norman McCloskey Photography & Kenmare Golf Club) and Ring of Kerry Golf Club (in Templenoe). Spend the 17th (Mon) exploring nature at Killarney National Park. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Muckross House, appreciate the views at Gap of Dunloe, try your luck at Killarney Races, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Carrantoohil.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Killarney route builder tool.

You can drive from Dublin to Killarney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August in Killarney, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Valentia Island.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kenmare
Highlights from your plan
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Carrantoohil ©
Carrantoohil

4
nights
Valentia Island

Valentia Island ©
Valentia Island is known for historic sites, museums, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Geokaun Mountain and Cliffs, identify plant and animal life at The Skellig Experience Visitor Centre, get to know the fascinating history of Bray Head Loop Walk, and get engrossed in the history at Valentia Heritage Centre.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Valentia Island day trip site.

Travel from Killarney to Valentia Island in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Waterville.

Things to do in Valentia Island

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Portmagee, Cahersiveen, Skelligs Chocolate Co.
Highlights from your plan
Skellig Ring Scenic Drive ©
Skellig Ring Scenic Drive
Geokaun Mountain and Cliffs ©
Geokaun Mountain and Cliffs
Valentia Island Sea Angling ©
Valentia Island Sea Angling

3
nights
Waterville

Waterville ©
County Kerry's picture-perfect holiday resort of Waterville is a weekend getaway once favored by Charlie Chaplin's family.
Spend a day of island exploring on the 22nd (Sat) at Skellig Michael. The adventure continues: tee off at Waterville Golf Links, take a memorable drive along Ring of Kerry, stroll through Ballinskelligs Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Derrynane Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Waterville online vacation maker.

Waterville is just a stone's throw from Valentia Island. In August in Waterville, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Waterville

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

County Kerry, Caherdaniel, Ballinskelligs Beach
Highlights from your plan
Derrynane Beach ©
Derrynane Beach
Skellig Michael ©
Skellig Michael
Waterville Golf Links ©
Waterville Golf Links

12
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sandy Feet Farm (in Camp) and Castlegregory (Glanteenassig Wood & Castlegregory Golf Links). Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. On the 29th (Sat), hike the day away at The Dingle Way. There's lots more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, kick back and relax at Coumeenoole Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Inch Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Gallarus Oratory.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dingle online holiday planner.

You can drive from Waterville to Dingle in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, Castlegregory, Ballyferriter, Ventry, Sandy Feet Farm
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula

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