16 days in Ireland Itinerary

16 days in Ireland Itinerary

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16 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  18​h
1
Dublin
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Buncrana
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Malin Beg
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Galway
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  21​h
End: Mumbai

6
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Grafton Street and Trinity College Dublin. Head to Cleo Knitwear and Arnotts Department Storefor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol, sample the tasty concoctions at Guinness Storehouse, examine the collection at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, and look for gifts at DesignYard.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dublin trip itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to Dublin is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Dublin is minus 5 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in March, with highs in Dublin at 10°C and lows at 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Buncrana.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Portmarnock Beach
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

3
nights
Buncrana

Buncrana ©
Buncrana is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Visit Saint Eunan's Cathedral and St Mary's Church, Buncrana for their historical value. Get outdoors at Culdaff Beach and Five Fingers Strand. Venture out of the city with trips to Kinnagoe Bay (in Greencastle) and Back Strand Beach (in Falcarragh). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Lisfannon Strand, steep yourself in history at Amazing Grace Viewing Platform, Walk and Park!, and explore the historical opulence of O'Doherty's Keep & Buncrana Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Buncrana attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dublin to Buncrana. Traveling from Dublin in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Buncrana, with lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Malin Beg.

Things to do in Buncrana

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Five Fingers Strand, Kinnagoe Bay, Culdaff Beach, Saint Eunan's Cathedral, Back Strand Beach
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Five Fingers Strand ©
Five Fingers Strand
Saint Eunan's Cathedral ©
Saint Eunan's Cathedral
Kinnagoe Bay ©
Kinnagoe Bay

2
nights
Malin Beg

Malin Beg
On the 20th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Glencolmcille Folk Village and then stroll through Silver Strand Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Malin Beg trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Buncrana to Malin Beg. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Galway.

Things to do in Malin Beg

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Glencolmcille Folk Village
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Silver Strand Beach
Silver Strand Beach
Glencolmcille Folk Village ©
Glencolmcille Folk Village

3
nights
Galway

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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Mulranny Strand and Salthill Beaches. For shopping fun, head to Charlie Byrne's Bookshop or OMG Zhivago. Get out of town with these interesting Galway side-trips: Irish Crafts - Doolin (in Doolin), Aillwee Cave (in Ballyvaughan) and Liscannor (Moher Hill Open Farm and Leisure Park & Cliffs of Moher). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Fanore Beach, look for gifts at Claddagh and Celtic Jewellery, explore the galleries of Galway Arts Centre, and pick up some new knowledge with Lina Stein Millinery.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Galway travel planning tool .

Explore your travel options from Malin Beg to Galway with the Route module. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Malin Beg in March since evenings lows in Galway dip to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Liscannor, Irish Crafts - Doolin, Lina Stein, Mulranny Strand, Aillwee Cave
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Fanore Beach ©
Fanore Beach
Mulranny Strand ©
Mulranny Strand

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