10 days in Ireland Itinerary

10 days in Ireland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ireland Trip Planner

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Dublin
— 3 nights
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Kilkenny
— 1 night
3
Kinsale
— 1 night
4
Dingle
— 2 nights
5
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.
Popular historic sites such as Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum are in your itinerary. Shop till you drop at Sheridans and Ulysses Rare Books. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Temple Bar, browse the range of quality goods at Brown Thomas, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, and look for gifts at DesignYard.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin trip planner.

Bangkok, Thailand to Dublin is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Bangkok to Dublin due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Bangkok in October: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 16°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

1
night
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 17th (Mon), stop by Kittys cabin, stop by Darcys Treasures, then stop by Kilkenny Handwrought Silver, then step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, and finally stop by Nicholas Mosse Pottery.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kilkenny travel route planning site.

You can drive from Dublin to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kinsale.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks
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Darcys Treasures ©
Darcys Treasures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Nicholas Mosse Pottery ©
Nicholas Mosse Pottery

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): stop by Giles Norman Photography Gallery, stop by Kinsale Silver, stop by Stone Mad Gallery, then stop by Aunty Nellie's Sweet Shop Kinsale, then look for gifts at Kinsale Crystal, and finally steep yourself in history at Charles Fort.

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Drive from Kilkenny to Kinsale in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Kinsale

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

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): look for gifts at Dingle Record Shop, stop by Kathleen McAuliffe, stop by Dingle Crystal, then stop by Holden Leathergoods, then attend a concert at Siopa Ceoil An Daingin - Dingle Music Shop, and finally stroll through Coumeenoole Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along Slea Head Drive.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Dingle online tour builder.

Drive from Kinsale to Dingle in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Dingle sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Shopping · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Coumeenoole Beach ©
Coumeenoole Beach
Siopa Ceoil An Daingin - Dingle Music Shop ©

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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 21st (Fri): stroll through Salthill Beaches, stop by McCarthy's Jewellery Shop, browse the range of quality goods at OMG Zhivago, then look for gifts at Thomas Dillon's Claddagh Gold, and finally stop by Charlie Byrne's Bookshop.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Galway trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Dingle to Galway by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Charlie Byrne's Bookshop ©
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop
Salthill Beaches ©
Salthill Beaches
OMG Zhivago ©
OMG Zhivago

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