10 days in Ireland Itinerary

10 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Doolin
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Dingle
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Kilkenny
— 3 nights
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Dublin — 2 nights

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 Phoenix Park as well as Wild Rover Tours. You'll explore and learn at Guinness Storehouse and Irish Whiskey Museum. Popular historic sites such as Saint Patrick's Cathedral and Dublin Castle are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Temple Bar, admire the striking features of Trinity College Dublin, take an in-depth tour of National Print Museum, and walk around St Stephens Green.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Dublin online trip itinerary maker.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Dublin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 4 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Dubai in March: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 10°C and lows are around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Doolin.
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Doolin — 2 nights

A world-famous center of traditional Irish music, Doolin occupies a dramatic location on Ireland's windblown Atlantic coast.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): get great views at Cliffs of Moher, then kick back and relax at Lahinch Beach, then explore the fascinating underground world of Aillwee Cave, and finally stroll through Burren Birds of Prey Centre. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre, make a trip to Poulnabrone Dolmen, view the masterpieces at Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge., then explore the fascinating underground world of Doolin Cave, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Clare Coastal Walk Project.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Doolin travel planner.

You can drive from Dublin to Doolin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. March in Doolin sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Dingle.
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Dingle — 2 nights

Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, observe the fascinating underwater world at Dingle Oceanworld, then delve into the distant past at Gallarus Oratory, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eask Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore and take pictures at Dingle Peninsula, then enjoy the sand and surf at Inch Beach, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Dingle trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Doolin to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Dingle can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.
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Kilkenny — 3 nights

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 27th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, get engrossed in the history at Medieval Mile Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Rothe House and Garden, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Rock of Cashel, stroll through Mayfield Birds of Prey, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tramore Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Dingle to Kilkenny by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 29th (Tue), you're off to home.
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Ireland travel guide

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Emerald Isle
Gentle green hills, Guinness, leprechauns, and friendly folks characterize this small isle of a country. From the busy big city of Dublin to cozy countryside, the emerald isle harbors a varied natural landscape and is steeped in tradition. Visitors can immerse themselves in the native Irish language by visiting a Gaeltacht, or Irish-speaking region of the country, where traditional culture thrives. The Irish are known for being open and welcoming: from the moment you land to the moment you leave, you'll be greeted with "cead mile failte"--a hundred thousand welcomes.