10 days in Dublin & Galway Itinerary

10 days in Dublin & Galway Itinerary

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10 days in Dublin & Galway Itinerary

Start: Galway
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Dublin
— 2 nights
Dublin
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Galway
— 5 nights
End: Galway

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.
On the 12th (Mon), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, then stop by Sheridans, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Fallon & Byrne. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Irishtown Nature Reserve, then examine the collection at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Gallery of Photography, and finally shop like a local with O'Connell Street.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Dublin sightseeing planning app .

Galway to Dublin is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Dublin can reach 49°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Dublin

#Shopping, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Saint Patrick's Cathedral ©
Saint Patrick's Cathedral
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum ©
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

2
nights
Dublin

Dublin ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): wander the streets of Grafton Street, wander the streets of Temple Bar, and then explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Seapoint Beach, then take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Dublin trip itinerary planning website .

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

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Grafton Street ©
Grafton Street
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

5
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.
Get some cultural insight at Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Corcomroe Abbey. Relax by the water at Doughmore Bay and Lahinch Beach. Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Burren Perfumery (in Carran), Burren Birds of Prey Centre (in Ballyvaughan) and Sceal Eile Books (in Ennis). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Fanore Beach, explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Moher, stop by OMG Zhivago, and step into the grandiose world of Belleek Castle Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Galway online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Dublin to Galway by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March in Galway, expect temperatures between 47°F during the day and 36°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Shopping

Side Trips

Lahinch, Ballina, Doreen Drennan Art Studio & Garden, Fanore Beach, Corcomroe Abbey
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Fanore Beach ©
Fanore Beach
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher

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