8 days in Ireland Itinerary

8 days in Ireland Itinerary

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8 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly + bus:  11​h 45​min
1
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Liscannor
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Dublin
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Dubai

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 your second day here, have fun at Quadventure, then have fun at South East Ireland, then explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kilkenny driving holiday app .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Kilkenny is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Kilkenny is minus 4 hours. In November, Kilkenny is much colder than Dubai - with highs of 12°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

King of the Vikings VR, Quadventure, Mount Leinster, 3D Archery Ireland
Highlights from your plan
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Mount Leinster ©
Mount Leinster
Quadventure ©
Quadventure

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher, trek along Clare Coastal Walk Project, then enjoy some diversion at Lahinch Seaworld and Leisure Centre, and finally steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Liscannor road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Liscannor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Clare Coastal Walk Project, Poulnabrone Dolmen, Lahinch Seaworld and Leisure Centre
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Lahinch Seaworld and Leisure Centre ©
Poulnabrone Dolmen ©
Poulnabrone Dolmen

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.
Dublin is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol, walk around St Stephens Green, snap pictures at Ha'penny Bridge, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

Plan my day in Dublin using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Liscannor to Dublin by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

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

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