23 days in Ireland Itinerary

23 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  26 h
1
Dublin
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Liscannor
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Dingle
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Killarney
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Kinsale
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Kilkenny
— 4 nights
Fly:  28 h
End: Sydney

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: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and take a stroll through Temple Bar.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Dublin tour itinerary maker tool.

Sydney, Australia to Dublin is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in March; daily highs in Dublin reach 10°C and lows reach 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Liscannor.

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
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. Get out of town with these interesting Liscannor side-trips: Doughmore Bay (in Doonbeg), Kilkee Cliff Walk (in Kilkee) and Caher Valley Loop (in Fanore). And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher, go for a walk through Beauty Of The Burren Walks, hike along Clare Coastal Walk Project, and contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Liscannor online journey planner.

Getting from Dublin to Liscannor by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Liscannor are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Doolin, County Clare, Doughmore Bay, Kilkee Cliff Walk, Caher Valley Loop
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Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren

3
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Dingle is known for historic sites, nightlife, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Dingle Peninsula, hike along The Dingle Way, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and look for gifts at Brian de Staic Jeweller.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dingle holiday builder tool.

Traveling by car from Liscannor to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, Dingle Peninsula
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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula
The Dingle Way ©
The Dingle Way

3
nights
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Venture out of the city with trips to Gougane Barra National Forest Park (in Gougane Barra), Kenmare (Spas, Faungorth Activity Centre, &more) and Blarney Castle & Gardens (in Blarney). There's more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park and tour the pleasant surroundings at Muckross House.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Killarney using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dingle to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kinsale.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kenmare, Gougane Barra National Forest Park, Blarney Castle & Gardens
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Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Muckross House ©
Muckross House

3
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kinsale: Birds of Prey Educational Centre (in Midleton) and Cobh (Haulbowline Island, President John F. Kennedy Memorial Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Kinsale Crystal, get engrossed in the history at Kinsale Regional Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Blacks Brewery, and learn about all things military at Irish Veterans Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kinsale road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Kinsale takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Kinsale are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Kinsale

Parks Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Cobh, 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

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kilkenny: Tintern Abbey (in Wexford) and Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (in Bunratty). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kilkenny Castle, play a few rounds at Pococke Golf Centre, don't miss a visit to St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, and examine the collection at Irish Agricultural Museum and Famine Exhibition.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kilkenny attractions planning website.

Traveling by car from Kinsale to Kilkenny takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Kilkenny can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. On the 18th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Irish Agricultural Museum and Famine Exhibition, Tintern Abbey, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 18:
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Ballykeefe Distillery ©
Ballykeefe Distillery
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle

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