56 days in United Kingdom, Perth & Ireland Itinerary

56 days in United Kingdom, Perth & Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Canberra, Australia
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Perth, Australia
— Few hours
Fly:  19 h 45 min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train:  3 h
3
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Bewdley, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
tram:  3 h 30 min
5
Mansfield, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train:  6 h
6
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
Falkland, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
8
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
9
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Car:  5 h
10
Stromness, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
ferry & Car:  7 h
11
Ullapool, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
12
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
13
Fort William, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
14
Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
15
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
16
Portrush, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
17
Letterkenny, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
18
Sligo, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
19
Galway, Ireland
— 2 nights
car & Ferry:  2 h
20
Inishmore, Ireland
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Taxi + Train:  4 h 30 min
21
Limerick, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
22
Dingle, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
23
Cork, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
24
Kilkenny, Ireland
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h
25
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
26
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Canberra, Australia

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Perth, Australia

Perth
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Perth travel route planner.

Canberra to Perth is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Canberra in August, with highs in Perth at 22°C and lows at 9°C. On the 1st (Sun), you'll travel to London.

Things to do in Perth

Outdoors Tours Parks
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London, United Kingdom

London
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the London trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Perth to London by flight takes about 20 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Perth to London, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in London. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Port Talbot.

Things to do in London

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks
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Port Talbot, United Kingdom

Port Talbot
For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Talbot sightseeing app.

You can drive from London to Port Talbot in 3.5 hours. When traveling from London in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Port Talbot, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Bewdley.

Things to do in Port Talbot

Parks Nightlife Outdoors
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Bewdley, United Kingdom

Bewdley
Bewdley is a small riverside town and civil parish in the Wyre Forest District of Worcestershire, England, along the Severn Valley a few miles to the west of Kidderminster and 22 miles south west of Birmingham. For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bewdley online trip builder.

You can drive from Port Talbot to Bewdley in 2.5 hours. August in Bewdley sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Mansfield.

Things to do in Bewdley

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
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Mansfield, United Kingdom

Mansfield ©
Mansfield is a market town in Nottinghamshire, England. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): gain insight with Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mansfield planner.

Drive from Bewdley to Mansfield in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Mansfield can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Mansfield

Tours

Side Trip

Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour
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Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour ©
Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You've added Haunted History Bus, The Edinburgh Dungeon, Edinburgh Hop on Hop Off Tours, and other attractions to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Canongate Kirk, and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh road trip site.

Traveling by car from Mansfield to Edinburgh takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Mansfield in August, Edinburgh is little chillier at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Falkland.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Tours Events Historic Sites
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Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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Falkland, United Kingdom

Falkland ©
Falkland is known for parks, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Falkland Palace & Garden.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Falkland vacation planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Falkland by car takes about an hour. You'll set off for Aberdeen on the 15th (Sun).

Things to do in Falkland

Parks
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Falkland Palace & Garden ©
Falkland Palace & Garden

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Aberdeen ©
The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Aberdeen day trip planner.

You can drive from Falkland to Aberdeen in 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Aberdeen can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Inverness.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
The Gordon Highlanders Museum ©
The Gordon Highlanders Museum
The Tolbooth Museum ©
The Tolbooth Museum
Footdee (Fittie) ©
Footdee (Fittie)

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Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), Inverness Cathedral, Inverness Castle, and other attractions you added. On the 17th (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), contemplate the long history of Fort George, and then contemplate the long history of Urquhart Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield, contemplate the long history of Clava Cairns, then take a tour by water with Loch Ness by Jacobite, then step into the grandiose world of Inverness Castle, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Inverness Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Inverness day trip website.

Traveling by train from Aberdeen to Inverness takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Inverness, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Stromness.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Urquhart Castle, Clava Cairns, Culloden Battlefield
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Fort George
Fort George
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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Stromness, United Kingdom

Stromness ©
Stromness is the second-most populated town in Orkney, Scotland. On the 19th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Standing Stones of Stenness, delve into the distant past at Ring of Brodgar, and then explore the ancient world of Maeshowe. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Barnhouse Neolithic Settlement, don't miss a visit to Yesnaby Cliffs, admire the landmark architecture of Skaill House, then take an in-depth tour of Broch of Gurness, then head off the coast to Brough Of Birsay, and finally contemplate the long history of Skara Brae.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Stromness travel route app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Inverness to Stromness takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Ullapool.

Things to do in Stromness

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stenness, Brough Of Birsay, Broch of Gurness
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Standing Stones of Stenness ©
Standing Stones of Stenness
Skara Brae ©
Skara Brae
Broch of Gurness ©
Broch of Gurness

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Ullapool, United Kingdom

Ullapool
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ullapool road trip site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Stromness to Ullapool. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You will leave for Isle of Skye on the 23rd (Mon).

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Old Man of Storr, The Quiraing and The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Dunvegan Castle & Gardens and then admire the sheer force of The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Isle of Skye online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Ullapool to Isle of Skye by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr

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Fort William, United Kingdom

Fort William ©
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jacobite Steam Train as well as Glen Coe. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable tour with Jacobite Steam Train.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort William day trip site.

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Fort William takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will leave for Glasgow on the 27th (Fri).

Things to do in Fort William

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trip

Glen Coe
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Jacobite Steam Train ©
Jacobite Steam Train
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Merchant City, Stirling Castle, Buchanan Street, and other attractions. On the 27th (Fri), see what you want with City Sightseeing Glasgow. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Buchanan Street, then step into the grandiose world of Stirling Castle, and then stop by Merchant City.

Find out how to plan Glasgow trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Fort William to Glasgow by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August in Glasgow, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Belfast.

Things to do in Glasgow

Tours Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Stirling Castle
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
City Sightseeing Glasgow ©
City Sightseeing Glasgow
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
Buchanan Street ©
Buchanan Street

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Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Gobbins as well as Maddens Bar. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): trek along with The Gobbins. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a taste of local nightlife at Maddens Bar.

Planning Belfast trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Fly from Glasgow to Belfast in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. In August in Belfast, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Portrush.

Things to do in Belfast

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

The Gobbins
Find places to stay Aug 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Maddens Bar ©
Maddens Bar
The Gobbins ©
The Gobbins

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Portrush, United Kingdom

Portrush ©
Portrush is a small seaside resort town in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, on the County Londonderry border. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Dunluce Castle and then sample the fine beverages at Bushmills Distillery.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Portrush online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Belfast to Portrush takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will leave for Letterkenny on the 2nd (Thu).

Things to do in Portrush

Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bushmills Distillery
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 2:
Highlights from your plan
Bushmills Distillery ©
Bushmills Distillery
Dunluce Castle ©
Dunluce Castle

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Letterkenny, Ireland

Letterkenny ©
As an economic center of the region, Letterkenny has suffered overdevelopment, but its thriving student and young-professional population brings good food, accommodations, and nightlife.
Saint Eunan's Cathedral has been added to your itinerary. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Eunan's Cathedral.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Letterkenny vacation maker.

Getting from Portrush to Letterkenny by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September in Letterkenny, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Sligo.

Things to do in Letterkenny

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Saint Eunan's Cathedral ©
Saint Eunan's Cathedral

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Sligo, Ireland

Sligo ©
Despite its small size, Sligo serves as a major center of culture, commerce, and entertainment in the northwestern section of Ireland.
On the 4th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Knocknarea.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sligo trip planner.

Drive from Letterkenny to Sligo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll set off for Galway on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Sligo

Parks Nature
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Knocknarea ©
Knocknarea

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Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock, Quay Street, Wild Atlantic Way, and other attractions. On the 6th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock and then explore the striking landscape of Burren National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable drive along Wild Atlantic Way and then don't miss a visit to Quay Street.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Galway trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Sligo to Galway takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Galway sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inishmore.

Things to do in Galway

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock, Burren National Park
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock ©
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock

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Inishmore, Ireland

Inishmore ©
Inishmore represents the largest of the Aran Islands and has a strong commitment to maintaining the Irish language, culture, and ancient attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Dun Eochla, don't miss a visit to Teampall Bhean'in, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Na Seacht Teampaill (The Seven Churches). On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Aran Sweater Market, then explore the ancient world of Dun Duchathair, and then explore the ancient world of Dun Aonghasa.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Inishmore trip itinerary maker tool.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Galway to Inishmore in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Inishmore can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 10th (Fri), you're off to Limerick.

Things to do in Inishmore

Historic Sites Shopping
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Highlights from your plan
Na Seacht Teampaill (The Seven Churches) ©
Na Seacht Teampaill (The Seven Churches)
Dun Aonghasa ©
Dun Aonghasa
Dun Eochla ©
Dun Eochla

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Limerick, Ireland

Limerick ©
Founded by Vikings over a thousand years ago, Limerick sits at the head of the Shannon River's broadening estuary.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Hunt Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary's Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of King John's Castle, then pause for some photo ops at The Treaty Stone, and finally get engrossed in the history at Limerick Museum.

To see photos and tourist information, use the Limerick online visit planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and train from Inishmore to Limerick in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Limerick

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 12:
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Saint Mary's Cathedral ©
Saint Mary's Cathedral
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre ©
Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre

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Dingle, Ireland

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Inch Beach as well as Glenteenassig Forest Park. On the 13th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Dingle Peninsula, delve into the distant past at Gallarus Oratory, then stroll through Inch Beach, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Glenteenassig Forest Park. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Great Blasket Centre and Island, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eask Tower, and then explore the striking landscape at Conor Pass.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Dingle trip builder.

You can drive from Limerick to Dingle in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Dingle are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Cork.

Things to do in Dingle

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

The Great Blasket Centre and Island, Glenteenassig Forest Park, Inch Beach, Conor Pass, Dingle Peninsula
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Conor Pass ©
Conor Pass
The Great Blasket Centre and Island ©
The Great Blasket Centre and Island
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula

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Cork, Ireland

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Cork attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Dingle to Cork takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Cork

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Spike Island ©
Spike Island
Cork City Gaol ©
Cork City Gaol
St Patrick Street ©
St Patrick Street

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Kilkenny, Ireland

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.
On the 16th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Rothe House and Garden, then sample the tasty concoctions at Smithwick's Experience, and then get a new perspective on nature at Medieval Mile Museum. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Butter Slip.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Kilkenny fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Cork to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Dublin.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Rothe House and Garden ©
Rothe House and Garden
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

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Dublin, Ireland

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition as well as Trinity College Dublin. Get some cultural insight at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and St. Michan's Church. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Dublin Castle, don't miss a visit to The Spire, and take a stroll through Temple Bar.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin vacation tool.

Take a bus from Kilkenny to Dublin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. September in Dublin sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Dublin Castle ©
Dublin Castle

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Murder Mile Tours, Notting Hill, Tower Bridge, and other attractions you added. Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace will appeal to history buffs.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our London holiday builder.

You can fly from Dublin to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Nightlife Neighborhoods
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Highlights from your plan
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Notting Hill ©
Notting Hill

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