8 days in County Clare Itinerary

8 days in County Clare Itinerary

Created using Inspirock County Clare trip planner

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Route & dates

Start: Dublin
Drive:  3 h 30 min
1
Kilkee
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Ballyvaughan
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
End: Dublin

3
nights
Kilkee

Kilkee ©
Kilkee is a small coastal town in County Clare, Ireland. Kilkee is known for nature, classes, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Kilkee Cliff Walk, make a trip to The Pollock Holes, take in nature's colorful creations at Vandeleur Walled Garden, and visit a coastal fixture at Kilbaha Lighthouse.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kilkee trip maker website.

Dublin to Kilkee is an approximately 3.5- hour car ride. In August in Kilkee, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ballyvaughan.

Things to do in Kilkee

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kilrush, Kilbaha, The Music Makers of West Clare, Loop Head, Doughmore Bay
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Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Bridges of Ross ©
Bridges of Ross
Loop Head ©
Loop Head

4
nights
Ballyvaughan

Ballyvaughan ©
Nestled between the coast of Galway Bay and the hills of the Burren, the small, scenic harbor village of Ballyvaughan serves as a hub for exploring the region.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ballyvaughan: Oughtmama (Ucht Mama) (in Burren National Park) and Burren National Park (in Corofin). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Burren Birds of Prey Centre, stop by Burren Perfumery, contemplate the long history of Caherconnell Stone Fort & Sheepdog Demonstrations, and Head underground at Aillwee Cave.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ballyvaughan trip maker.

You can drive from Kilkee to Ballyvaughan in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Ballyvaughan

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Caherconnell, Carran, County Clare, Fanore, Oughtmama (Ucht Mama)
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Burren Birds of Prey Centre ©
Burren Birds of Prey Centre
The Burren ©
The Burren
Aillwee Cave ©
Aillwee Cave