8 days in Ireland Itinerary

8 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
— 3 nights
2
Kilkenny
— 1 night
3
Dingle
— 2 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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, stop by Temple Bar, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, and stroll around Phoenix Park.

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New Delhi, India to Dublin is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 5.5 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in September; daily highs in Dublin reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

1
night
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.
On the 16th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey, then step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, then stop by Darcys Treasures, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower.

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You can drive from Dublin to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
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Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower ©
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): head outdoors with Slea Head Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): attend a concert at Siopa Ceoil An Daingin - Dingle Music Shop, pause for some serene contemplation at St.James Church, then stop by Dingle Crystal, and finally tee off at Castlegregory Golf Links.

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Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Golf

Side Trips

Slea Head Drive, Castlegregory Golf Links
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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Siopa Ceoil An Daingin - Dingle Music Shop ©
Siopa Ceoil An Daingin - Dingle Music Shop
St.James Church ©
St.James Church

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