7 days in Ireland Itinerary

7 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
— 2 nights
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Kilkenny
— 1 night
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Dingle
— 2 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.
For shopping fun, head to Carrolls Irish Gifts or Sheridans. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Kilmainham Gaol Museum and Guinness Storehouse. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Temple Bar, look for gifts at Cleo Knitwear, stroll around St Stephens Green, and take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Dublin trip tool.

Madrid, Spain 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. The time zone difference when traveling from Madrid to Dublin is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Madrid in September, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in Dublin: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): stop by Glasrai Goodies, then walk around Kilkenny Castle, then stop by Kilkenny Handwrought Silver, and finally look for gifts at Kittys cabin.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kilkenny online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Kilkenny takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Kilkenny can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 29 — 30:
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Glasrai Goodies ©
Glasrai Goodies
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Kittys cabin ©
Kittys cabin

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Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): look for gifts at Holden Leathergoods, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coumeenoole Beach, then stop by Brian de Staic Jeweller, and finally look for gifts at Kathleen McAuliffe. Keep things going the next day: stop by The Little Cheese Shop, stop by Strand House Cafe, don't miss a visit to The Dillon Gallery Paintings by Honora O'Neill, stop by Dingle Crystal, then stop by Sweet Pea Gift Shop, and finally look for gifts at Dingle Record Shop.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Dingle online tour builder.

You can drive from Kilkenny to Dingle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dingle

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Holden Leathergoods ©
Holden Leathergoods
Coumeenoole Beach ©
Coumeenoole Beach
St.James Church ©
St.James Church

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