9 days in Ireland Itinerary

9 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
— 2 nights
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Kilkenny
— 1 night
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Kinsale
— 1 night
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Dingle
— 2 nights
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Galway
— 1 night

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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.
Head to Brown Thomas and Sheridansfor plenty of shopping. Popular historic sites such as Kilmainham Gaol Museum and Trinity College Dublin are in your itinerary. There's more to do: stop by Cleo Knitwear.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Dublin trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Dublin is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. Traveling from Reykjavik in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Dublin: highs are around 11°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Trinity College Dublin ©
Trinity College Dublin
Sheridans ©
Sheridans

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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.
On the 18th (Fri), stop by Darcys Treasures, explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, stop by Kilkenny Handwrought Silver, then stop by Kilkenny Design Centre, and finally stop by Kilkenny Crystal.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kilkenny journey builder tool.

Getting from Dublin to Kilkenny by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kinsale.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites
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Darcys Treasures ©
Darcys Treasures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle

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Kinsale

Kinsale ©
Located at the estuary of the Brandon River, the historical fishing town of Kinsale nestles against hills that act as a natural shield against the open sea.
On the 19th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Charles Fort, stop by Giles Norman Photography Gallery, stop by Kinsale Crystal, look for gifts at Stone Mad Gallery, then look for gifts at Aunty Nellie's Sweet Shop Kinsale, and finally look for gifts at Kinsale Silver.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kinsale tour itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Kilkenny to Kinsale in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kinsale can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Kinsale

Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kinsale Silver ©
Kinsale Silver
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
Kinsale Crystal ©
Kinsale Crystal

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nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 20th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Coumeenoole Beach, stop by Kathleen McAuliffe, look for gifts at NU goldsmith., then look for gifts at Dingle Record Shop, then look for gifts at Dingle Crystal, and finally don't miss a visit to The Dillon Gallery Paintings by Honora O'Neill. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Eask Tower, then stop by Holden Leathergoods, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Inch Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Dingle trip planner.

You can drive from Kinsale to Dingle in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daytime highs in Dingle are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Dingle

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Kathleen McAuliffe ©
Kathleen McAuliffe
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Coumeenoole Beach ©
Coumeenoole Beach

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Galway

Galway ©

City of the Tribes

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Salthill Beaches, stop by My Shop... Granny Likes It, enjoy the music at OMG Zhivago, then stop by Thomas Dillon's Claddagh Gold, and finally look for gifts at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Galway trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Dingle to Galway in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Dingle in November, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Galway: temperatures range from 9°C by day to 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop ©
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop
Salthill Beaches ©
Salthill Beaches
Thomas Dillon's Claddagh Gold ©
Thomas Dillon's Claddagh Gold

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