16 days in Ireland Itinerary

16 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
— 2 nights
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Kilkenny
— 3 nights
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Killarney
— 3 nights
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Waterville
— 3 nights
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Clifden
— 3 nights

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Brittas Bay and Woodenbridge Golf Club. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Drimnagh Castle and Trinity College Dublin. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of The Little Museum of Dublin, take a stroll through Temple Bar, admire the masterpieces at Chester Beatty, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Dublin road trip site.

Nairobi, Kenya to Dublin is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from East Africa Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in September; daily highs in Dublin reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kilkenny.

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Beach
Brittas Bay
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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Hore Abbey and Kilkenny Castle. Discover out-of-the-way places like Curracloe Beach and Kells Priory. Change things up with these side-trips from Kilkenny: Rock of Cashel (in Cashel) and St. Aidan's Cathedral (in Enniscorthy). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Rothe House and Garden, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Smithwick's Experience, and try to win big at Gowran Park Racecourse.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kilkenny trip planner.

You can drive from Dublin to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Kilkenny sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Killarney.

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Hore Abbey
4.6
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Curracloe Beach
4.8

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Ross Castle and Muckross House. Take a break from the city and head to Premier Irish Golf Tours Ltd and Killarney National Park. There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Ladies' View and admire the sheer force of Torc Waterfall.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Killarney road trip website.

You can drive from Kilkenny to Killarney in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Killarney are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Waterville.

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Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Golf

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National Park
Killarney National Park
4.9
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Ladies' View
4.6
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Waterfall
Torc Waterfall
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Waterville

Waterville ©
County Kerry's picture-perfect holiday resort of Waterville is a weekend getaway once favored by Charlie Chaplin's family.
Step out of the city life by going to Derrynane Beach and Ring of Kerry. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cahergall Fort and Waterville Golf Links. Explore Waterville's surroundings by going to Allihies Copper Mine Trail (in Allihies) and Barleycove Beach (in Schull). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ballinskelligs Beach and appreciate the history behind Charlie Chaplin Statue.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Waterville trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Waterville takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Clifden.

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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Golf

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Derrynane Beach
4.9
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Cahergall Fort
4.7
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Barleycove Beach
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Clifden

Clifden ©
The town of Clifden represents a beloved Victorian style and is known for its position along County Galway's coast.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dog's Bay Beach and Connemara Championship Golf Links. Get in touch with nature at Renvyle Beach and Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre. The adventure continues: make a trip to Sky Rd and admire the natural beauty at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Clifden trip maker site.

You can drive from Waterville to Clifden in 5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Clifden

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Dog's Bay Beach
4.9
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Sky Rd
4.8

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