9 days in Ireland Itinerary

9 days in Ireland Itinerary

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9 days in Ireland Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Cashel
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Fethard On Sea
— 1 night
Travel:  6​h
3
Inishmore, Aran Islands
— 1 night
ferry + taxi:  1​h 45​min
4
Kylemore
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Dublin
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  13​h 30​min
End: Tampa

1
night
Cashel

Cashel ©
A tiny settlement rich in history, Cashel maintains the old-fashioned charm of a small market town.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Cross Abbey, get to know the fascinating history of St. Declan's Way, then steep yourself in history at Athassel Priory, then explore the ancient world of Hore Abbey, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Holycross Abbey.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Cashel trip simple and quick.

Tampa, USA to Cashel is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Tampa to Cashel. In May, Cashel is colder than Tampa - with highs of 58°F and lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Fethard On Sea.

Things to do in Cashel

#Historic Sites, #Trails, #Parks

Side Trips

Tipperary, Holycross Abbey
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Holy Cross Abbey ©
Holy Cross Abbey
Hore Abbey ©
Hore Abbey
Holycross Abbey ©
Holycross Abbey

1
night
Fethard On Sea

Fethard On Sea ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take a memorable drive along Ring of Hook, delve into the distant past at Dunbrody Abbey, then contemplate the long history of Loftus Hall, and finally enjoy the sea views from Hook Lighthouse.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Fethard On Sea trip itinerary maker website .

Drive from Cashel to Fethard On Sea in 2 hours. May in Fethard On Sea sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Inishmore.

Things to do in Fethard On Sea

#Historic Sites, #Scenic Drive, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Loftus Hall, Dunbrody Abbey, Ring of Hook
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Hook Lighthouse ©
Hook Lighthouse
Loftus Hall ©
Loftus Hall
Dunbrody Abbey ©
Dunbrody Abbey

1
night
Inishmore, Aran Islands

Inishmore ©
Inishmore represents the largest of the Aran Islands and has a strong commitment to maintaining the Irish language, culture, and ancient attractions.
On the 22nd (Tue), stop by Aran Sweater Market, delve into the distant past at Dun Duchathair, explore the ancient world of Dun Aonghasa, then kick back and relax at Kilmurvey Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Na Seacht Teampaill (The Seven Churches).

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Inishmore day trip tool .

Explore your travel options from Fethard On Sea to Inishmore with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in May, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Kylemore.

Things to do in Inishmore

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Dun Aonghasa ©
Dun Aonghasa
Aran Sweater Market ©
Aran Sweater Market

1
night
Kylemore

Kylemore ©
Established on the same grounds as Kylemore Castle, Kylemore Abbey monastery was founded in 1920 for Benedictine nuns who escaped from Belgium during World War I.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): kick back and relax at Glassilaun Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gothic Chapel, then contemplate the long history of Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Joyce's Craft Shop and Art Gallery.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kylemore tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Inishmore to Kylemore by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 2 hours. May in Kylemore sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Dublin.

Things to do in Kylemore

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Joyce's Craft Shop and Art Gallery, Glassilaun Beach
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Glassilaun Beach ©
Glassilaun Beach

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.
On the 24th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Wicklow Mountains National Park. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Bru na Boinne, step into the grandiose world of Trim Castle, and then steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dublin trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Kylemore to Dublin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. May in Dublin sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trips

Wicklow Mountains National Park, Trim Castle, Bru na Boinne
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Bru na Boinne ©
Bru na Boinne
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Wicklow Mountains National Park ©
Wicklow Mountains National Park

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