9 days in Dublin & Galway Itinerary

9 days in Dublin & Galway Itinerary

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1
Dublin
— 3 nights
2
Galway
— 3 nights

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bru na Boinne and Olde Shillelagh Stick Maker. For shopping fun, head to Glasrai Goodies or Kilkenny Handwrought Silver. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dublin: Kilkenny Castle (in Kilkenny) and Jerpoint Glass Studio (in Stoneyford). There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, wander the streets of Temple Bar, and look for gifts at DesignYard.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Dublin driving holiday planning tool.

Montreal, Canada to Dublin is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Bru na Boinne, Glasrai Goodies, Olde Shillelagh Stick Maker
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Bru na Boinne ©
Bru na Boinne
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Burren Perfumery and Hehirs Of Clifden. Head to Hazel Mountain Chocolates and The Burren Smokehouse,for some retail therapy. Get out of town with these interesting Galway side-trips: Cliffs of Moher (in Liscannor), Irish Crafts - Doolin (in Doolin) and Cottage Handcrafts (in Moyard). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, look for gifts at O`Dalaigh Jewellers, learn something new at Connemara Blue, and enjoy some music at OMG Zhivago.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Galway trip planning app.

Getting from Dublin to Galway by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. October in Galway sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Shopping Nature Parks

Side Trips

Clifden, Burren Perfumery, Cliffs of Moher, Irish Crafts - Doolin, Cottage Handcrafts
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren Perfumery ©
Burren Perfumery
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre ©
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre

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