9 days in Ireland Itinerary

9 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Kinsale
— 1 day
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Killarney
— 3 nights
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Waterville
— 2 nights
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Clifden
— 2 nights

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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 6th (Thu), look for gifts at Stone Mad Gallery, then look for gifts at Aunty Nellie's Sweet Shop Kinsale, then look for gifts at Giles Norman Photography Gallery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kinsale travel itinerary planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Kinsale is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Kinsale, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in October, things will get cooler in Kinsale: highs are around 15°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Kinsale

Shopping · Parks
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Aunty Nellie's Sweet Shop Kinsale ©
Aunty Nellie's Sweet Shop Kinsale
Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance ©
Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance
Giles Norman Photography Gallery ©
Giles Norman Photography Gallery

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Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Inch Beach and Banna Strand. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Torc Mountain Walk and Kenmare Soap Shop. Explore Killarney's surroundings by going to Kenmare (Lorge Chocolatier & The Weavers Shop) and Garinish Island (in Glengarriff). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Ladies' View, take in the exciting artwork at Peter Cox Photography Gallery, and stop by Moriarty’s.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Killarney road trip app.

You can drive from Kinsale to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Killarney can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Waterville.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

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Highlights from your plan
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Banna Strand
Banna Strand
Torc Mountain Walk ©
Torc Mountain Walk

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Waterville

Waterville ©
County Kerry's picture-perfect holiday resort of Waterville is a weekend getaway once favored by Charlie Chaplin's family.
On the 10th (Mon), look for gifts at Issie's Handmade Chocolate, look for gifts at Skelligs Chocolate Co., then enjoy the sand and surf at Ballinskelligs Beach, and finally stop by Minnie's Jams and Preserves. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Derrynane House, look for gifts at Skellig Gift Store, and then play a few rounds at Waterville Golf Links.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Waterville trip planner.

Drive from Killarney to Waterville in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Waterville are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Clifden.

Things to do in Waterville

Outdoors · Shopping · Beaches · Golf

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Waterville Golf Links ©
Waterville Golf Links
Skelligs Chocolate Co. ©
Skelligs Chocolate Co.
Skellig Gift Store ©
Skellig Gift Store

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Clifden

Clifden ©
The town of Clifden represents a beloved Victorian style and is known for its position along County Galway's coast.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): tee off at Connemara Championship Golf Links and then kick back and relax at Dog's Bay Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Renvyle Beach, stop by O`Dalaigh Jewellers, and then stop by Cottage Handcrafts.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Clifden trip planner.

Drive from Waterville to Clifden in 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Clifden

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Golf

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dog's Bay Beach ©
Dog's Bay Beach
O`Dalaigh Jewellers ©
O`Dalaigh Jewellers
Cottage Handcrafts ©
Cottage Handcrafts

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