9 days in Ireland Itinerary

9 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Bus:  15 h 45 min
1
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Dublin
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: San Francisco

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Curracloe Beach (in Curracloe), Ferns Castle (in Ferns) and The National 1798 Rebellion Centre (in Enniscorthy). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, take in nature's colorful creations at Rothe House and Garden, pause for some photo ops at Kells Priory, and steep yourself in history at Jerpoint Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kilkenny tour planner.

San Francisco, USA to Kilkenny is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of subway, train, flight, and bus. Traveling from San Francisco to Kilkenny, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect nights in Kilkenny to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are slightly colder, around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Enniscorthy, Kells Priory, Curracloe Beach, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Ferns Castle ©
Ferns Castle

2
nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Vandeleur Walled Garden, head off the coast to Scattery Island, and then make a trip to Kilkee Cliff Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: play a few rounds at Lahinch Golf Club, then contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen, then relax in the rural setting at Moher Hill Open Farm and Leisure Park, and finally take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher.

Make your Liscannor itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Kilkenny to Liscannor by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in July, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Golf

Side Trips

Kilrush, Lahinch Golf Club, Kilkee Cliff Walk, Poulnabrone Dolmen
Highlights from your plan
Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Vandeleur Walled Garden ©
Vandeleur Walled Garden

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, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, walk around St Stephens Green, wander the streets of Temple Bar, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Dublin trip planner.

Getting from Liscannor to Dublin by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In July in Dublin, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

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

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