15 days in Ireland Itinerary

15 days in Ireland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ireland travel planner

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Dublin
— 2 nights
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Galway
— 2 nights
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Cork
— 2 nights
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Killarney
— 4 nights
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Dingle
— 3 nights
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Limerick
— 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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): admire the striking features of St. Michan's Church, then step into the grandiose world of Malahide Castle, and then explore the ancient world of Bru na Boinne. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Trim Castle, then admire the natural beauty at Powerscourt Gardens and House, then get a dose of the wild on Vagabond Tours, and finally pause for some photo ops at The Famine Sculptures.

Plan my day in Dublin using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Minneapolis, USA to Dublin is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Minneapolis in June, with highs in Dublin at 64°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

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Malahide Castle
4.5
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Bru na Boinne
4.5
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Trim Castle
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.
On the 4th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Galway Cathedral, then get a dose of the wild on Ireland's School of Falconry, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Galway City Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade, and then head outdoors with Wild Atlantic Way.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Galway holiday planner.

Drive from Dublin to Galway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Galway sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cork.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks

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Galway Cathedral
4.4
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Wild Atlantic Way
4.9

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): examine the collection at Titanic Experience Cobh, sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Midleton, then get engrossed in the history at Cork City Gaol, and finally steep yourself in history at Charles Fort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, appreciate the history behind National Monument, then step off the mainland to explore Spike Island, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cobh Cathedral.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Cork trip site.

Getting from Galway to Cork by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Cork

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 5 — 7:
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Must see
Charles Fort
4.6
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Cobh Cathedral
4.7

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Killarney

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ross Castle and St. Brendan's Church. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Gap of Dunloe and Kerry Cliffs. Get out of town with these interesting Killarney side-trips: Garinish Island (in Glengarriff) and Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm (in Kenmare). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, get outside with Ring of Kerry, steep yourself in history at Muckross Abbey, and appreciate the history behind The Diaspora.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Killarney trip planner.

You can drive from Cork to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Killarney

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 7 — 11:
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Must see
Climbing Tours
4.9
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Kerry Cliffs
4.4
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Gap of Dunloe
4.6

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Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Take a break from the city and head to Slea Head Drive and Inch Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gallarus Oratory and Great Blasket Island. There's lots more to do: cruise along Dingle Peninsula, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dingle Distillery, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Dingle online vacation maker.

Drive from Killarney to Dingle in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. June in Dingle sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Limerick.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Slea Head Drive
5.0
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Must see
Inch Beach
4.7

1
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Limerick

Limerick ©
Founded by Vikings over a thousand years ago, Limerick sits at the head of the Shannon River's broadening estuary.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): tee off at Dromoland Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary's Cathedral, and then step into the grandiose world of King John's Castle.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Limerick trip maker tool.

You can drive from Dingle to Limerick in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Limerick

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 15:
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Must see
Dromoland Castle
4.6

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