16 days in Province of Munster & Munich Itinerary

16 days in Province of Munster & Munich Itinerary

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Dingle, Ireland
— 1 night
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Killarney, Ireland
— 1 night
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Liscannor, Ireland
— 1 night
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Limerick, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Waterford, Ireland
— 1 night
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Cobh, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Munich, Germany
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Dingle, Ireland — 1 night

Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 2nd (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Dingle Artworks and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Dingle Oceanworld. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Eask Tower, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dingle Distillery, then cruise along Dingle Peninsula, and finally explore the striking landscape at Conor Pass.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dingle tour itinerary maker site.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Dingle is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Jeddah to Dingle. Traveling from Jeddah in December, expect Dingle to be colder, temps between 12°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Killarney.
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Killarney, Ireland — 1 night

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On the 4th (Sun), go for a walk through Muckross House, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then sample the fine beverages at Irish Whiskey Experience.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Killarney travel route tool.

You can drive from Dingle to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Killarney are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Liscannor.
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Liscannor, Ireland — 1 night

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 5th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Lahinch Beach, then walk around Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark, and then take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Liscannor holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Liscannor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Liscannor sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Limerick.
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Limerick, Ireland — 2 nights

Founded by Vikings over a thousand years ago, Limerick sits at the head of the Shannon River's broadening estuary.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Ennis Friary, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burren National Park, and then relax in the rural setting at The Farmyard. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Castlefergus Equestrian and then step into the grandiose world of Bunratty Castle & Folk Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Limerick trip planner.

Getting from Liscannor to Limerick by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a bus. In December in Limerick, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Waterford.
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Waterford, Ireland — 1 night

Ireland's oldest city, Waterford maintains its small-town charm and attracts a growing number of travelers with its rich history, lively nightlife, and thriving festival scene.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Bishop's Palace, see the interesting displays at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, then see the interesting displays at King of the Vikings, then take a stroll around Reginald's Tower, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Mayfield Birds of Prey.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Waterford road trip site.

You can drive from Limerick to Waterford in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Waterford can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cobh.
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Cobh, Ireland — 2 nights

Although Cobh played a major role in the story of Irish emigration to America, most people know it as the final port of call for the ill-fated Titanic.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Fota Wildlife Park, appreciate the history behind Annie Moore Monument, then stroll around President John F. Kennedy Memorial Park, and finally browse the different shops at Turkish Delights. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Titanic Experience Cobh and then see what you can catch with Eire Bass.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cobh planning site.

Getting from Waterford to Cobh by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Cobh can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Munich.
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Munich, Germany — 7 nights

Village of a Million People

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nuremberg (Frauenkirche, St. Lorenz Church, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Marienplatz, contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and get curious at Deutsches Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Munich sightseeing planning tool.

Getting from Cobh to Munich by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from Cobh in December, things will get a bit cooler in Munich: highs are around 5°C and lows about -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Province of Munster travel guide

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Province of Munster forms Ireland's southwestern corner, with major cities Cork, Limerick, and Waterford drawing visitors, as well as many smaller towns and villages. Traditional Irish music is the cornerstone of the province's cultural assets. Outside of the main urban areas, a green countryside awaits, dotted with many ancient castles and monasteries.
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