5 days in County Cork, Killarney & County Clare Itinerary

5 days in County Cork, Killarney & County Clare Itinerary

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Kinsale
— 1 night
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Killarney
— 2 nights
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Lahinch
— 1 night

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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.
On the 29th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Inchydoney Beach and then play a few rounds at Old Head Golf Links. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Cork City Gaol, then step into the grandiose world of Blarney Castle & Gardens, then gain insight at University College Cork (UCC), and finally contemplate the long history of Charles Fort.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kinsale trip itinerary builder app.

Dublin to Kinsale is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Kinsale are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Kinsale

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Golf

Side Trips

Cork, Inchydoney Beach
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Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
Cork City Gaol ©
Cork City Gaol

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Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On the 1st (Fri), kick back and relax at Rossbeigh Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Inch Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, contemplate the long history of Muckross Abbey, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Muckross House.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Killarney day trip site.

Getting from Kinsale to Killarney by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Lahinch.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Inch Beach, Rossbeigh Beach
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Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Ross Castle ©
Ross Castle

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Lahinch

Lahinch ©
Home to a renowned gulf club, Lahinch has become better known as a surfing spot in recent years.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen, explore the fascinating underground world of Doolin Cave, then get great views at Cliffs of Moher, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Lahinch Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lahinch online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Lahinch takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Lahinch

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Poulnabrone Dolmen, Cliffs of Moher, Doolin Cave
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Poulnabrone Dolmen ©
Poulnabrone Dolmen
Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach

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