15 days in Ireland Itinerary

15 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Cork
— 1 night
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Killarney
— 2 nights
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Dingle
— 2 nights
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Doolin
— 1 night
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Galway
— 3 nights
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Dublin
— 5 nights

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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 18th (Sun): head off the coast to Spike Island and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Colman’s Cathedral. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Fota Wildlife Park and then sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Midleton.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cork online driving holiday planner.

Verona, Italy to Cork is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Verona to Cork is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Verona in October: highs in Cork hover around 16°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Cork

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Breweries & Distilleries

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Island
Spike Island
4.8

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Muckross Abbey, then identify plant and animal life at Kerry Cliffs, and then appreciate the views at Gap of Dunloe. On the next day, stop by Lorge Chocolatier, make a trip to Ladies' View, then explore the historical opulence of Ross Castle, and finally go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Killarney route 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 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Valley
Gap of Dunloe
4.6
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Landmark
Ladies' View
4.6
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Religious Site
Muckross Abbey
4.7

2
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Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 22nd (Thu), head outdoors with Slea Head Drive. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Dingle Peninsula, then make a trip to Fahan BeeHive Huts, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gallarus Oratory, and finally don't miss a visit to Eask Tower.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dingle road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Dingle takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Dingle can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Doolin.

Things to do in Dingle

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Must see
Slea Head Drive
5.0
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Scenic Drive
Dingle Peninsula
4.9

1
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Doolin

Doolin ©
A world-famous center of traditional Irish music, Doolin occupies a dramatic location on Ireland's windblown Atlantic coast.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): Head underground at Doolin Cave, then hike along Clare Coastal Walk Project, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cliffs of Moher, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Doolin Pier.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Doolin tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dingle to Doolin in 3.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Doolin

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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Lookout
Cliffs of Moher
4.7
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Cave
Doolin Cave
4.6
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Pier / Boardwalk
Doolin Pier
3.8

3
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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wild Atlantic Way and Galway Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting Galway side-trips: Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden (in Kylemore) and Sky Rd (in Clifden). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Quay Street, take a tour by water with Kayakmor, appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade, and stroll around Eyre Square.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Galway travel tool.

Traveling by car from Doolin to Galway takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dublin.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks

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Scenic Drive
Wild Atlantic Way
4.9
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Landmark
Quay Street
4.7

5
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Teeling Whiskey Distillery and Chester Beatty. Change things up with a short trip to Bru na Boinne in Donore (about 46 minutes away). The adventure continues: make a trip to Temple Bar, contemplate the long history of Trinity College Dublin, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St., and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Dublin day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Galway to Dublin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Dublin can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

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Must see
Guinness Storehouse
4.1
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Neighborhood
Temple Bar
3.7

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