13 days in Ireland Itinerary

13 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
— 1 night
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Kilkenny
— 1 night
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Cork
— 2 nights
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Killarney
— 1 night
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Dingle
— 1 night
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Bunratty
— 1 night
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Liscannor
— 2 nights
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Galway
— 1 night

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Dublin

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
On the 21st (Fri), enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, then get lost in a book at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, then walk around St Stephens Green, and finally walk around Phoenix Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the exhibits of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, then see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, then admire the striking features of St. Michan's Church, and finally take a stroll through Temple Bar.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Dublin vacation planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Dublin is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Dublin. In July, Dublin is much colder than Philadelphia - with highs of 68°F and lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 22:
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Must see
Guinness Storehouse
4.1
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Neighborhood
Temple Bar
3.7

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Kilkenny

Kilkenny ©

Marble City

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 23rd (Sun), walk around Castlecomer Discovery Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey, and finally step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Kilkenny takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kilkenny when traveling from Dublin in July, with lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Cork.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:
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Cork

Cork ©

Rebel City

One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Titanic Experience Cobh and then explore the historical opulence of Blarney Castle & Gardens.

You can plan Cork trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Kilkenny to Cork by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Cork can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Tue) before leaving for Killarney.

Things to do in Cork

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
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Flea Market
The English Market
4.4
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Specialty Museum
Titanic Experience Cobh
4.1

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Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Killarney trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cork to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in July, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Killarney

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:
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National Park
Killarney National Park
4.9

1
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Dingle

Dingle
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
To find maps and other tourist information, go to the Dingle vacation maker site.

Drive from Killarney to Dingle in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Dingle sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 56°F at night. You will leave for Bunratty on the 27th (Thu).

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

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Bunratty

Bunratty ©
Unequivocally dedicated to tourism, the small village of Bunratty remains best known for its medieval castle, indisputably the most visited attraction in the region.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Craggaunowen and then explore the historical opulence of Bunratty Castle & Folk Park.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Bunratty trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Dingle to Bunratty takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bunratty are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Bunratty

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
Craggaunowen
4.4

2
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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. On the 29th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen, look for all kinds of wild species at Burren Birds of Prey Centre, then Head underground at Aillwee Cave, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kilfenora Cathedral & Crosses, and finally get great views at Cliffs of Moher. Keep things going the next day: head off the coast to Scattery Island, make a trip to The Pollock Holes, then take in the pleasant sights at Kilkee Cliff Walk, and finally relax in the rural setting at Moher Hill Open Farm and Leisure Park.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Liscannor travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bunratty to Liscannor in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in July, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Kilkee Cliff Walk
4.9
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Lookout
Cliffs of Moher
4.7

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Galway

Galway ©

City of the Tribes

A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): take in the local highlights with Hillwalk Tours, make a trip to Quay Street, and then get outside with Wild Atlantic Way.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Galway trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Liscannor to Galway by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:
Highlights from your trip
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Scenic Drive
Wild Atlantic Way
4.9
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Hiking / Camping Tour
Hillwalk Tours
4.9
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Landmark
Quay Street
4.7

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