11 days in Ireland Itinerary

11 days in Ireland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ireland trip builder
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Fly
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Dublin
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Wexford
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kilkenny
— 1 night
Drive
4
Galway
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Kilkee
— 1 night
Drive to Shannon Airport, Fly to Lahore

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Dublin — 3 nights

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 sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, stroll around St Stephens Green, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St., and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dublin online tour itinerary planner.

Lahore, Pakistan to Dublin is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Lahore to Dublin. In July, Dublin is much colder than Lahore - with highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Wexford.
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Wexford — 1 night

Wexford is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. On the 23rd (Sat), take in the pleasant sights at Kilmore Quay Harbour, then walk around Irish National Heritage Park, then see the interesting displays at The National 1798 Rebellion Centre, and finally kick back and relax at Curracloe Beach.

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You can drive from Dublin to Wexford in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Wexford when traveling from Dublin in July, with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Kilkenny.
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Kilkenny — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): get outside with Hawkeye School of Falconry, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, then pause for some photo ops at Kells Priory, then get a new perspective on nature at Medieval Mile Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kilkenny road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Wexford to Kilkenny in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Galway.
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Galway — 3 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galway: Westport (Westport House & Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre), Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (in Bunratty) and Quin Abbey (in Quin). Spend the 25th (Mon) exploring nature at Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Michael Davitt Museum.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Galway online attractions planner.

You can drive from Kilkenny to Galway in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Kilkenny in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Galway, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kilkee.
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Kilkee — 1 night

Kilkee is a small coastal town in County Clare, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Scattery Island, then admire the natural beauty at Vandeleur Walled Garden, and then see majestic marine mammals with Dolphinwatch.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kilkee, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Galway to Kilkee in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kilkee can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
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Ireland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Emerald Isle
Gentle green hills, Guinness, leprechauns, and friendly folks characterize this small isle of a country. From the busy big city of Dublin to cozy countryside, the emerald isle harbors a varied natural landscape and is steeped in tradition. Visitors can immerse themselves in the native Irish language by visiting a Gaeltacht, or Irish-speaking region of the country, where traditional culture thrives. The Irish are known for being open and welcoming: from the moment you land to the moment you leave, you'll be greeted with "cead mile failte"--a hundred thousand welcomes.
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