9 days in Ireland Itinerary

9 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 2 nights
2
Galway
— 3 nights
3
Kilkenny
— 1 night

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Wicklow Mountains National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, thenwander the streets of Temple Bar, and then examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Dublin sightseeing tool.

Montreal, Canada to Dublin is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Montreal to Dublin, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. You will leave for Galway on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Wicklow Mountains National Park
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Trinity College Dublin ©
Trinity College Dublin

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Salthill Promenade and National Museum of Ireland - Country Life. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Dromoland Castle and Bunratty Castle & Folk Park. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Tyrone House and don't miss a visit to Eyre Square.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Galway trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Dublin to Galway by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

National Museum of Ireland - Country Life, Dromoland Castle, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Tyrone House
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National Museum of Ireland - Country Life ©
Dromoland Castle ©
Dromoland Castle
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, explore the galleries of Butler Gallery, browse the exhibits of National Craft Gallery, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Smithwick's Experience, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Rothe House and Garden.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kilkenny driving holiday planner.

Drive from Galway to Kilkenny in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Kilkenny, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Museums Parks Breweries & Distilleries
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National Craft Gallery ©
National Craft Gallery
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Rothe House and Garden ©
Rothe House and Garden

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