16 days in Ireland Itinerary

16 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 4 nights
2
Westport
— 2 nights
3
Liscannor
— 2 nights
4
Killarney
— 2 nights
5
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
6
Galway
— 3 nights

4
nights
Dublin

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, stop by Temple Bar, and take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Dublin online itinerary maker.

Zurich, Switzerland to Dublin is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Dublin. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zurich in June: high temperatures in Dublin hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Westport.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

2
nights
Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): cruise along Atlantic Drive on Achill Island, explore the landscape on two wheels at The Great Western Greenway, and then stroll through Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Westport House, and then get in on the family fun at The Pirate Adventure Park at Westport House.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Westport sightseeing website.

Drive from Dublin to Westport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Westport

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
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Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre ©
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
Westport House ©
Westport House

2
nights
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 15th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at The Burren, thenadmire the natural beauty at Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge., and then make a trip to Cliffs of Moher. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go for a walk through Kilkee Cliff Walk, thenstep off the mainland to explore Scattery Island, and then contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen.

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Liscannor online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Westport to Liscannor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Liscannor, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

County Clare, Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge., Scattery Island, Kilkee Cliff Walk
Highlights from your plan
Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren

2
nights
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 17th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Torc Waterfall and then explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Muckross House, steep yourself in history at St. Mary's Church of Ireland, thentake in the exciting artwork at Peter Cox Photography Gallery, and finally appreciate the views at Gap of Dunloe.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Killarney trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Liscannor to Killarney by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Killarney are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Torc Waterfall ©
Torc Waterfall

2
nights
Kilkenny

Kilkenny ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, steep yourself in history at Rothe House and Garden, thensample the tasty concoctions at Smithwick's Experience, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Rock of Cashel and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Kilkenny route maker website.

You can drive from Killarney to Kilkenny in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Rock of Cashel
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Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Rock of Cashel ©
Rock of Cashel

3
nights
Galway

Galway ©
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.
Climbing Tours has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Galway to go to Inishmore and see The Wormhole, which is approximately 2h 15 min away. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Wild Atlantic Way, admire the striking features of Galway Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Corcomroe Abbey, and stroll around Eyre Square.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Galway trip planning website.

You can drive from Kilkenny to Galway in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kilkenny in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Galway, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors Historic Sites Scenic Drive

Side Trips

The Wormhole, Corcomroe Abbey
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
The Wormhole ©
The Wormhole
Climbing Tours

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