7 days in Ireland Itinerary

7 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Winnipeg
+4
Fly + Bus + Tram + Foot + Train:  19 h 30 min
1
Cork
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Killarney
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Shannon
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Galway
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Dublin
— 1 night
Fly:  13 h
End: Winnipeg

1
night
Cork

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.
You've added Cork Public Museum, Cork Vintage Quarter, St Patrick Street, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Midleton, then take a stroll through St Patrick Street, and then stop by Cork Vintage Quarter.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Cork trip itinerary planner.

Winnipeg, Canada to Cork is an approximately 17- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Winnipeg in April; daily highs in Cork reach 13°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Cork

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Jameson Distillery Midleton
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Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Cork City Gaol ©
Cork City Gaol
Cork Public Museum ©
Cork Public Museum

1
night
Killarney

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Courtney's Bar, Irish Whiskey Experience, Mr.Mcquires Olde Sweet Shop, and other attractions. On the 25th (Thu), stop by Mr.Mcquires Olde Sweet Shop, then sample the fine beverages at Irish Whiskey Experience, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Courtney's Bar.

To find maps and tourist information, go to the Killarney travel planner.

Getting from Cork to Killarney by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Shannon.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Nightlife
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Irish Whiskey Experience ©
Irish Whiskey Experience
Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Torc Waterfall ©
Torc Waterfall

1
night
Shannon

Shannon ©
Shannon or Shannon Town, named after the river near which it stands, is a town in County Clare, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get great views at Cliffs of Moher and then trek along Burren way.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Shannon trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Killarney to Shannon in 2 hours. In April in Shannon, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Sat) before leaving for Galway.

Things to do in Shannon

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Liscannor
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren way ©
Burren way

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night
Galway

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 Quay Street, Galway Cathedral, Eyre Square Centre, and other attractions. On the 27th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Quay Street, take in the spiritual surroundings of Galway Cathedral, buy something for everyone on your list at Eyre Square Centre, then see the interesting displays at The Legend of the Claddagh Ring, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Galway Market, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Galway trip planner.

Traveling by car from Shannon to Galway takes an hour. When traveling from Shannon in April, plan for little chillier days in Galway, with highs around 12°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Dublin.

Things to do in Galway

Nightlife Shopping Historic Sites
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O'Connor's Famous Pub ©
O'Connor's Famous Pub
Galway Cathedral ©
Galway Cathedral
The Legend of the Claddagh Ring ©
The Legend of the Claddagh Ring

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night
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Saint Patrick's Cathedral, EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, get lost in a book at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, then browse the exhibits of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, then see the interesting displays at Irish Whiskey Museum, and finally sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Bow St.. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Trinity College Dublin, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Ireland, and then examine the collection at The Little Museum of Dublin.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Dublin trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Galway to Dublin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in Dublin, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. On the 29th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Trinity College Dublin ©
Trinity College Dublin

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