5 days in Ireland Itinerary

5 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Galway
— 1 day
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Doolin
— 1 night
3
Dingle
— 2 nights
4
Bundoran
— 1 night

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Galway

Galway ©

City of the Tribes

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Galway travel route planning tool.

Dublin to Galway is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Doolin.

Things to do in Galway

Parks · Nature
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Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre ©
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre

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Doolin

Doolin ©
A world-famous center of traditional Irish music, Doolin occupies a dramatic location on Ireland's windblown Atlantic coast.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Doolin Garden and Nursery, explore the fascinating underground world of Doolin Cave, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher.

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Traveling by car from Galway to Doolin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Doolin, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Dingle.

Things to do in Doolin

Parks · Nature

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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Doolin Cave ©
Doolin Cave

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Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 24th (Wed), head outdoors with Slea Head Drive.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Dingle trip website.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Doolin to Dingle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August in Dingle, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Bundoran.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Shopping · Nightlife

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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Siopa Ceoil An Daingin - Dingle Music Shop ©
Siopa Ceoil An Daingin - Dingle Music Shop
Brian de Staic Jeweller ©
Brian de Staic Jeweller

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Bundoran

Bundoran ©
Bundoran is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Donegal Castle and then relax in the rural setting at Castle Adventure Open Farm.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bundoran trip planning app.

You can drive from Dingle to Bundoran in 5 hours. August in Bundoran sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 26th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bundoran

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Donegal Castle ©
Donegal Castle
Castle Adventure Open Farm ©
Castle Adventure Open Farm

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