22 days in Ireland Itinerary

22 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: North Berwick, Scotland
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 15 min
1
Westport
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Galway
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Dingle
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Kilkenny
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Wexford
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Dublin
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  5 h 30 min
End: North Berwick, Scotland

2
nights
Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
On the 16th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at The Lost Valley, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then stroll through Drummindoo Stud. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Westport House, stroll through Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre, then grab your bike and head to The Great Western Greenway, and finally admire the striking features of Newport Railway Viaduct.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Westport day trip planning site.

North Berwick, UK to Westport is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of car and flight. In June, daytime highs in Westport are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Westport

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Newport Railway Viaduct, The Lost Valley
Highlights from your plan
The Lost Valley ©
The Lost Valley
Drummindoo Stud ©
Drummindoo Stud
The Great Western Greenway ©
The Great Western Greenway

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galway: Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (in Bunratty), Castlefergus Equestrian (in Quin) and Burren National Park (in Corofin). There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along Wild Atlantic Way, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Corcomroe Abbey, identify plant and animal life at Burren Birds of Prey Centre, and stroll through The Wormhole.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Galway trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Westport to Galway in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Ballyvaughan, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Castlefergus Equestrian, Burren National Park, Corcomroe Abbey
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way

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. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the pleasant sights at Kilkee Cliff Walk, then step off the mainland to explore Scattery Island, and then explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Moher. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Burren, then look for gifts at The Aloe Tree, and finally trek along Hag's Head.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Liscannor journey tool.

You can drive from Galway to Liscannor in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

County Clare, Kilkee Cliff Walk, Scattery Island, The Aloe Tree
Highlights from your plan
Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren

3
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Dingle is known for historic sites, nightlife, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cruise along Slea Head Drive, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, get outside with Dingle Peninsula, and examine the collection at Harry Clarke Stained Glass Windows.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Dingle tour itinerary maker app.

Getting from Liscannor to Dingle by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Dingle Sheepdogs Demonstrations & Trials
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Skellig Michael ©
Skellig Michael
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula

3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kilkenny: Waterford (Waterford Greenway, Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, &more). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, learn more about the world around you at Medieval Mile Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey.

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You can drive from Dingle to Kilkenny in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Kilkenny sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Wexford.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Waterford
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

3
nights
Wexford

Wexford ©
Wexford is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. Change things up with these side-trips from Wexford: Saltee Islands (in Kilmore Quay) and Ferns Castle (in Ferns). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Curracloe Beach, walk around Irish National Heritage Park, examine the collection at Enniscorthy Castle, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wexford Wildfowl Reserve.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Wexford trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Wexford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Wexford

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Enniscorthy, County Wexford, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, Saltee Islands, Curracloe Beach
Highlights from your plan
Irish National Heritage Park ©
Irish National Heritage Park
Saltee Islands ©
Saltee Islands
Ferns Castle ©
Ferns Castle

5
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: steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse, get lost in a book at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Dublin holiday maker app.

Traveling by car from Wexford to Dublin takes 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Wexford in July since evenings lows in Dublin dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

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