9 days in Ireland Itinerary

9 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Dublin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Kilkenny
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Charlotte

3
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: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, walk around St Stephens Green, browse the exhibits of Guinness Storehouse, and steep yourself in history at Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Dublin trip planner.

Charlotte, USA to Dublin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Charlotte in August, expect nights in Dublin to be a bit cooler, around 51°F, while days are colder, around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): stroll through Kilkenny Castle, thenget outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, thencontemplate the long history of Jerpoint Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Ferns Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, take in nature's colorful creations at Rothe House and Garden, thenlearn more about the world around you at Medieval Mile Museum, thensample the fine beverages at Ballykeefe Distillery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kilkenny holiday planner.

Getting from Dublin to Kilkenny by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Kilkenny sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Liscannor.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Ferns Castle
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Ferns Castle ©
Ferns Castle
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle

2
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. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): go for a walk through Kilkee Cliff Walk, step off the mainland to explore Scattery Island, and then take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Liscannor trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Kilkenny to Liscannor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Liscannor can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kilkee Cliff Walk, Scattery Island, Clare Coastal Walk Project
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Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Hag's Head ©
Hag's Head

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