16 days in Ireland Itinerary

16 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Kilkenny
— 1 night
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Killarney
— 5 nights
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Waterville
— 4 nights
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Clifden
— 4 nights

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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 13th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, then step aboard Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience, and then tee off at Mount Juliet Estate. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Dunmore Cave and then explore the ancient world of Hore Abbey.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kilkenny trip planner.

Nairobi, Kenya to Kilkenny is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from East Africa Time (EAT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 3 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in September; daily highs in Kilkenny reach 19°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Golf · Parks

Side Trips

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Hore Abbey ©
Hore Abbey
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum ©
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum
Dunmore Cave ©
Dunmore Cave

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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 Franciscan Friary and Muckross House. Get in touch with nature at Inch Beach and Castlegregory Golf Links. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Killarney: Sherkin Island (in Baltimore) and Lough Hyne (in Skibbereen). There's lots more to do: tee off at Premier Irish Golf Tours Ltd, don't miss a visit to Ladies' View, admire the sheer force of Torc Waterfall, and admire the verdant scenery at Gap of Dunloe.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Killarney trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Kilkenny to Killarney in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Waterville.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trips

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Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Lough Hyne ©
Lough Hyne
Sherkin Island ©
Sherkin Island

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Waterville Golf Links and Dursey Island. Cahergall Fort and Daniel O'Connell Memorial Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Waterville: Blueberry Hill Farm (in Sneem), Barleycove Beach (in Schull) and Three Castle Head (in Dunlough). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Derrynane House, stop by Skellig Gift Store, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ballinskelligs Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Waterville trip planner.

You can drive from Killarney to Waterville in 1.5 hours. September in Waterville sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Clifden.

Things to do in Waterville

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

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Waterville Golf Links ©
Waterville Golf Links
Cahergall Fort ©
Cahergall Fort
Barleycove Beach ©
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.
Ashford Castle and Aughnanure Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Royal Abbey of Cong and Poulnabrone Dolmen are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Clifden: Lahinch Beach (in Lahinch), Michael Davitt Museum (in Foxford) and National Museum of Ireland - Country Life (in Castlebar). There's more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Croagh Patrick and don't miss a visit to Sky Rd.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Clifden visit site.

Drive from Waterville to Clifden in 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Clifden

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Aughnanure Castle ©
Aughnanure Castle
Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach
Ashford Castle ©
Ashford Castle

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