10 days in Dublin, Galway & Belfast Itinerary

10 days in Dublin, Galway & Belfast Itinerary

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10 days in Dublin, Galway & Belfast Itinerary

Start: Walla Walla, United States
Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
2
Galway, Ireland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Walla Walla, United States

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michan's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol, explore the world behind art at Chester Beatty, and then don't miss a visit to Temple Bar.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Dublin trip itinerary builder app .

Walla Walla, USA to Dublin is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. Traveling from Walla Walla in August, expect nights in Dublin to be a bit cooler, around 51°F, while days are much colder, around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bru na Boinne, Augustinian Church
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Bru na Boinne ©
Bru na Boinne

3
nights
Galway, Ireland

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wild Atlantic Way and Burren National Park. Popular historic sites such as Galway Cathedral and Salthill Promenade are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Galway side-trips: Burren Birds of Prey Centre (in Ballyvaughan), Cliffs of Moher (in Liscannor) and Fanore Beach (in Fanore).

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Galway trip planner .

Getting from Dublin to Galway by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Belfast.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Burren Birds of Prey Centre, Cliffs of Moher, Burren National Park, Fanore Beach
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren Birds of Prey Centre ©
Burren Birds of Prey Centre
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way

1
night
Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Ballywalter Beach. Keep things going the next day: learn more about the world around you at Ulster Museum, admire the masterpieces at Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, then see the interesting displays at Titanic Belfast, and finally examine the collection at SS Nomadic.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Belfast road trip planner .

Drive from Galway to Belfast in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Belfast can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Belfast

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ballywalter Beach, Ulster Folk & Transport Museum
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Ulster Museum ©
Ulster Museum
Ulster Folk & Transport Museum ©
Ulster Folk & Transport Museum
SS Nomadic ©
SS Nomadic

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