6 days in Ireland Itinerary

6 days in Ireland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ireland route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Bristol
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
1
Killala
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Kilcar
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Culdaff
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Dublin
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Bristol

1
night
Killala

Killala ©
Killala is a village in County Mayo in Ireland, north of Ballina. On the 27th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Killala Tower and then don't miss a visit to Moyne Abbey.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Killala online visit planner .

Bristol, UK to Killala is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. January in Killala sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Kilcar.

Things to do in Killala

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Moyne Abbey ©
Moyne Abbey
Rathfran Abbey ©
Rathfran Abbey
Killala Tower ©
Killala Tower

1
night
Kilcar

Kilcar
Cill Charthaigh is a Gaeltacht village on the R263 regional road in the south west of County Donegal, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Muckross Head Peninsula and then stroll through Silver Strand Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kilcar trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Killala to Kilcar in 3 hours. In January in Kilcar, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Culdaff.

Things to do in Kilcar

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Silver Strand Beach
Find places to stay Jan 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Silver Strand Beach
Silver Strand Beach
Muckross Head Peninsula ©
Muckross Head Peninsula

1
night
Culdaff

Culdaff ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Five Fingers Strand, kick back and relax at Culdaff Beach, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloncha Church & St Buadan'S Cross.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Culdaff trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kilcar to Culdaff takes 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Culdaff are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Culdaff

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Five Fingers Strand
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Five Fingers Strand ©
Five Fingers Strand
Cloncha Church & St Buadan'S Cross ©

2
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.
On the 31st (Thu), take a stroll through Temple Bar, then get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, then get lost in a book at Marsh's Library, and finally steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Dublin Spire, stroll through St. Stephen's Green, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse, then admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Dublin day trip planning tool .

Drive from Culdaff to Dublin in 4 hours. Traveling from Culdaff in January, Dublin is little chillier at night with lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 1:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

Similar Plans

10 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans