11 days in Ireland Itinerary

11 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 3 nights
2
Kilkenny
— 3 nights
3
Kinsale
— 2 nights
4
Liscannor
— 1 night

3
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, get your bearings at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and stroll around St Stephens Green.

For other places to visit and tourist information, use the Dublin planning app.

New York City, USA to Dublin is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Dublin is 5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Dublin are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

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 Kilkenny's surroundings by going to Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum (in Waterford), Hook Lighthouse (in Fethard On Sea) and Rock of Cashel (in Cashel). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey, contemplate the long history of Jerpoint Park, and don't miss a visit to St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kilkenny tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Kilkenny takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Kilkenny sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kinsale.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, Hook Lighthouse, Rock of Cashel
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Ballykeefe Distillery ©
Ballykeefe Distillery
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum ©
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum

2
nights
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 21st (Sat): steep yourself in history at Charles Fort, thenget engrossed in the history at Kinsale Regional Museum, thentee off at Old Head Golf Links, and finally kick back and relax at Inchydoney Beach. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Birds of Prey Educational Centre, admire the natural beauty at Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance, and then stop by Kinsale Crystal.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kinsale trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Kinsale takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Kinsale sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Kinsale

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Inchydoney Beach, Birds of Prey Educational Centre
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Birds of Prey Educational Centre ©
Birds of Prey Educational Centre
Kinsale Crystal ©
Kinsale Crystal
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort

1
night
Liscannor

Liscannor ©
Liscannor is a coastal village in County Clare, Ireland.GeographyLying on the west coast of Ireland, on Liscannor Bay, the village is located on the R478 road between Lahinch, to the east, and Doolin, to the north. On the 23rd (Mon), contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen, explore the fascinating underground world of Doolin Cave, and then take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Liscannor tour planner.

Traveling by car from Kinsale to Liscannor takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Doolin Cave, Poulnabrone Dolmen
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Doolin Cave ©
Doolin Cave
Poulnabrone Dolmen ©
Poulnabrone Dolmen

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