14 days in Ireland Itinerary

14 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
1
Cork
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Killarney
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Kilkenny
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
5
Dublin
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  4 h 15 min
End: London

1
night
Cork

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at St Colman’s Cathedral and then see the interesting displays at Titanic Experience Cobh. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Blarney Castle & Gardens, take an in-depth tour of Kinsale Regional Museum, then stop by Kinsale Crystal, then steep yourself in history at Charles Fort, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kinsale Mead Co.

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London, UK to Cork is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Cork

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kinsale, Cobh
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Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
Kinsale Crystal ©
Kinsale Crystal

3
nights
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Killarney: Dingle (Brian de Staic Jeweller, Fahan BeeHive Huts, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park, admire the natural beauty at Muckross House, step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, and cruise along Dingle Peninsula.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Killarney trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cork to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Dingle, Old Kenmare Road, Dingle Peninsula
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Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
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. On the 27th (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher, then explore the striking landscape at The Burren, and then steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Kilkee Cliff Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Doughmore Bay, and then hike along Clare Coastal Walk Project.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Liscannor trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Killarney to Liscannor in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Liscannor are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

County Clare, Doughmore Bay, Kilkee Cliff Walk, Clare Coastal Walk Project
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Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren

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 The National 1798 Rebellion Centre (in Enniscorthy), Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center (in New Ross) and Wexford Wildfowl Reserve (in Ardcavan). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ballykeefe Distillery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, and take in the exciting artwork at VALERIE WALSHE CONTEMPORARY.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Kilkenny vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Liscannor to Kilkenny takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Kilkenny sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to catch the bus to Dublin.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Waterford, Wexford, The National 1798 Rebellion Centre, Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve
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Ballykeefe Distillery ©
Ballykeefe Distillery
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
The National 1798 Rebellion Centre ©
The National 1798 Rebellion Centre

4
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 Kilmainham Gaol Museum, walk around Phoenix Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Dublin Castle.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin sightseeing website.

You can take a bus from Kilkenny to Dublin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Dublin are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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

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