31 days in Ireland Itinerary

31 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Stockholm
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Dublin
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Westport
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Galway
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Dingle
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Killarney
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Cork
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Kilkenny
— 5 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Stockholm

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Famine Sculptures and James Joyce Bust. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, explore the galleries of Guinness Storehouse, walk around St Stephens Green, and contemplate the long history of Trinity College Dublin.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Dublin trip itinerary planning website.

Stockholm, Sweden to Dublin is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Dublin. In June, daytime highs in Dublin are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Westport.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

3
nights
Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Atlantic Drive on Achill Island and The Great Western Greenway. Explore Westport's surroundings by going to The Lost Valley (in Silver Strand), Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden (in Kylemore) and Clifden (Clifden Bookshop & Sky Rd). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Mulranny Saltmarsh, admire the landmark architecture of Newport Railway Viaduct, and pause for some serene contemplation at Ballintubber Abbey.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Westport online vacation planner.

Getting from Dublin to Westport by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Westport

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Clifden, Mulranny Saltmarsh, Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, The Lost Valley, Newport Railway Viaduct
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The Lost Valley ©
The Lost Valley
Atlantic Drive on Achill Island ©
Atlantic Drive on Achill Island
Sky Rd ©
Sky Rd

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wild Atlantic Way and Quay Street. Get out of town with these interesting Galway side-trips: Doolin Cave (in Doolin), Burren Birds of Prey Centre (in Ballyvaughan) and King John's Castle (in Limerick). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Moher, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, stroll through Eyre Square, and admire the striking features of Galway Cathedral.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Galway trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Westport to Galway in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Historic Sites Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Doolin Cave, Burren Birds of Prey Centre, Corcomroe Abbey, King John's Castle, Cliffs of Moher
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 13:
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren Birds of Prey Centre ©
Burren Birds of Prey Centre
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way

5
nights
Dingle

Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Slea Head Drive. There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Great Blasket Island, make a trip to The Dillon Gallery Paintings by Honora O'Neill, see the interesting displays at Harry Clarke Stained Glass Windows, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gallarus Oratory.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dingle trip app.

Traveling by car from Galway to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Dingle Sheepdogs Demonstrations & Trials, Inch Beach, Dingle Wildlife & Seal Sanctuary
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Great Blasket Island ©
Great Blasket Island
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive

5
nights
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Ladies' View and Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Killarney: Glengarriff (Glengarriff Nature Reserve & Garinish Island) and Kenmare (St. Patrick's Church & Kenmare Lace and Design Centre). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Kerry Cliffs, hike along Torc Mountain Walk, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park, and take a memorable drive along Ring of Kerry.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Killarney trip planning site.

Drive from Dingle to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Killarney are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cork.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kenmare, Glengarriff, Ring of Kerry, Kerry Cliffs
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 23:
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Gap of Dunloe ©
Gap of Dunloe
Kerry Cliffs ©
Kerry Cliffs
Garinish Island ©
Garinish Island

3
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Spike Island and Charles Fort. Change things up with these side-trips from Cork: Jameson Distillery Midleton (in Midleton), Fota Wildlife Park (in Carrigtwohill) and Irish Veterans Museum (in Kinsale). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Cork City Gaol, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, hunt for treasures at The English Market, and see the interesting displays at Titanic Experience Cobh.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cork online day trip planner.

Drive from Killarney to Cork in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. June in Cork sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Cork

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Kinsale, Jameson Distillery Midleton, Fota Wildlife Park, Titanic Experience Cobh
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Fota Wildlife Park ©
Fota Wildlife Park
Spike Island ©
Spike Island
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Mayfield Birds of Prey and Hook Lighthouse. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kilkenny: Wexford Wildfowl Reserve (in Ardcavan), Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience (in New Ross) and Waterford (St. Saviour's Dominican Priory, BEBHINN, &more). There's lots more to do: stroll around Castlecomer Discovery Park, make a trip to St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Rescue Ireland, and steep yourself in history at Kilkenny Castle.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny online trip builder.

Getting from Cork to Kilkenny by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. June in Kilkenny sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Waterford, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, Hook Lighthouse, Mayfield Birds of Prey, Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 1:
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Mayfield Birds of Prey ©
Mayfield Birds of Prey
Castlecomer Discovery Park ©
Castlecomer Discovery Park
Wexford Wildfowl Reserve ©
Wexford Wildfowl Reserve

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