11 days in Ireland Itinerary

11 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Moncton
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Dublin
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
2
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Dingle
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Moncton

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: take a stroll through Temple Bar, examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, get advice or help at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin journey planner.

Moncton, Canada to Dublin is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Traveling from Moncton in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Dublin, with lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): examine the collection at King of the Vikings, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, learn more about the world around you at Medieval Mile Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Smithwick's Retail Store, take in nature's colorful creations at Rothe House and Garden, get outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ballykeefe Distillery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kilkenny journey tool.

You can take a bus from Dublin to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. October in Kilkenny sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

King of the Vikings
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): look for gifts at Brian de Staic Jeweller, take in panoramic vistas at Eask Tower, and then cruise along Slea Head Drive. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable drive along Dingle Peninsula, take in the dramatic natural features at Conor Pass, then look for all kinds of wild species at Dingle Sheepdogs Demonstrations & Trials, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St.James Church.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Dingle trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Kilkenny to Dingle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Dingle

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, Dingle Sheepdogs Demonstrations & Trials, Dingle Peninsula
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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula
Brian de Staic Jeweller ©
Brian de Staic Jeweller

2
nights
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. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Burren, and then contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen.

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You can drive from Dingle to Liscannor in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

County Clare
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren
Poulnabrone Dolmen ©
Poulnabrone Dolmen

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