29 days in Ireland Itinerary

29 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Start: North Berwick, Scotland
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 30 min
1
Westport
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Galway
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Dingle
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Killarney
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Kilkenny
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Wexford
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
Dublin
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
End: North Berwick, Scotland

2
nights
Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
On the 2nd (Sun), trot along with a tour on horseback. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then browse the exhibits of The Quay Gallery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Westport House, and finally ride a horse along Drummindoo Stud.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Westport trip itinerary planner.

North Berwick, UK to Westport is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Westport

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Drummindoo Stud ©
Drummindoo Stud
Westport House ©
Westport House
Horseback Riding Tours

4
nights
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.
Galway is known for nightlife, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along The Wormhole, get to know the fascinating history of Salthill Promenade, take in the spiritual surroundings of Corcomroe Abbey, and cruise along Wild Atlantic Way.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Galway online journey builder.

Getting from Westport to Galway by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Corcomroe Abbey, The Wormhole
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The Wormhole ©
The Wormhole
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop ©
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop

2
nights
Liscannor

Liscannor ©
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 8th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Vandeleur Walled Garden, head off the coast to Scattery Island, and then take in the pleasant sights at Kilkee Cliff Walk. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen, then explore the striking landscape at The Burren, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cliffs of Moher.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Liscannor vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Galway to Liscannor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Liscannor, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

County Clare, Kilrush, Kilkee Cliff Walk
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Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren

4
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Dingle is known for historic sites, nightlife, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Slea Head Drive, head outdoors with Dingle Peninsula, stroll through Inch Beach, and stop by John Weldon Jewellers.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Dingle trip maker site.

You can drive from Liscannor to Dingle in 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Dingle are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Inch Beach
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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula

3
nights
Killarney

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Killarney is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Torc Waterfall, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Patrick's Church, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Irish Whiskey Experience.

Make your Killarney itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

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 August in Killarney, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Patrick's Church
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Climbing Tours
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House

4
nights
Kilkenny

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kilkenny: Waterford (Waterford Greenway, Mount Congreve House and Gardens, &more) and Mayfield Birds of Prey (in Kilmacthomas). There's still lots to do: stroll through Kilkenny Castle, tee off at Pococke Golf Centre, admire the natural beauty at Rothe House and Garden, and walk around Kilfane Waterfall and Glen.

Discover how to plan a Kilkenny trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Killarney to Kilkenny in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Wexford.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Waterford, Mayfield Birds of Prey
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Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

4
nights
Wexford

Wexford ©
Wexford is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. Venture out of the city with trips to Hook Lighthouse (in Fethard On Sea), New Ross (Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience & 3D Archery Ireland) and Christ Church Cathedral (in Waterford). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Tintern Abbey, steep yourself in history at Ferns Castle, see the interesting displays at Irish Agricultural Museum and Famine Exhibition, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Twin Churches: Church of the Assumption and Church of the Immaculate Conception.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Wexford trip maker tool.

Drive from Kilkenny to Wexford in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Wexford

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

County Wexford, New Ross, Enniscorthy, Wells House & Gardens, Hook Lighthouse
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Irish National Heritage Park ©
Irish National Heritage Park
Tintern Abbey ©
Tintern Abbey
Curracloe Beach ©
Curracloe Beach

5
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, contemplate the long history of Guinness Storehouse, don't miss a visit to The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and stroll around St Stephens Green.

Before you visit Dublin, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Wexford to Dublin in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

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