7 days in Ireland Itinerary

7 days in Ireland Itinerary

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7 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Calgary
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Dublin
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
2
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Calgary

3
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries & distilleries, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol, steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Dublin trip builder site .

Calgary, Canada to Dublin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Calgary to Dublin due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Calgary in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Dublin, with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

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

2
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.
On the 24th (Fri), walk around Kilkenny Castle, then head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, then sample the fine beverages at Ballykeefe Distillery, and finally learn more about the world around you at Medieval Mile Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, then examine the collection at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, and finally identify plant and animal life at Mayfield Birds of Prey.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kilkenny travel route planning site .

Traveling by bus from Dublin to Kilkenny takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Dublin in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kilkenny, with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Mayfield Birds of Prey, Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum
Highlights from your plan
Ballykeefe Distillery ©
Ballykeefe Distillery
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©

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