10 days in Ireland Itinerary

10 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Seattle
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Dublin
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Ennis
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Kilkenny
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Seattle

3
nights
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, snap pictures at Ha'penny Bridge, walk around Phoenix Park, and steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Dublin route planner.

Seattle, USA to Dublin is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. In April, Dublin is a bit cooler than Seattle - with highs of 53°F and lows of 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ennis.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Walking tours
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

2
nights
Ennis

Ennis ©
Ennis is the county town of Clare, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): catch some excitement at Castlefergus Equestrian, trek along Hag's Head, then take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher, and finally Head underground at Aillwee Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at The Burren and then explore the striking landscape of Burren National Park.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ennis online route planner.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Ennis takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Ennis

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Liscannor, Aillwee Cave, Burren National Park, The Burren
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park

3
nights
Kilkenny

Kilkenny ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kilkenny: Wexford Wildfowl Reserve (in Ardcavan), The National 1798 Rebellion Centre (in Enniscorthy) and Seal Rescue Ireland (in Courtown). There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, look for all kinds of wild species at Mayfield Birds of Prey, get some fabulous bargains at Cushendale Woollen Mills, and get your game on at 3D Archery Ireland.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kilkenny online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Ennis to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In April in Kilkenny, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Mayfield Birds of Prey, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, 3D Archery Ireland, King of the Vikings, The National 1798 Rebellion Centre
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Seal Rescue Ireland ©
Seal Rescue Ireland

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