7 days in Ireland Itinerary

7 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Dublin
Drive:
3​h 30​min
Galway
— 2 nights
Drive:
1​h
Doolin
— Few hours
Drive:
3​h
Dingle
— 1 night
Drive:
2​h 30​min
Kinsale
— 1 night
Drive:
1​h 30​min
Cashel
— Few hours
Drive:
2​h
Dublin
— 2 nights
Dublin

1
day
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Ashford Castle, Connemara National Park, Galway Cathedral, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): make a trip to Quay Street, then admire the landmark architecture of Galway Cathedral, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Galway custom trip planner.

Dublin to Galway is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In March in Galway, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Doolin.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Sightseeing Nature

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Ashford Castle
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Eyre Square
Connemara National Park
Quay Street

1
day
Doolin

A world-famous center of traditional Irish music, Doolin occupies a dramatic location on Ireland's windblown Atlantic coast.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lahinch Beach as well as Doolin2Aran Ferries. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Moher, get around town with Doolin2Aran Ferries, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lahinch Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Doolin vacation builder.

You can drive from Galway to Doolin in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Doolin

Tours Transportation Parks

Side Trips

Cliffs of Moher, Lahinch Beach
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Doolin2Aran Ferries
Cliffs of Moher
Lahinch Beach

1
day
Dingle

Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Inch Beach as well as Slea Head Drive. On the 24th (Fri), take a memorable drive along Slea Head Drive and then stroll through Inch Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Dingle holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Doolin to Dingle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Dingle sees daily highs of 51°F and lows of 40°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kinsale.

Things to do in Dingle

Sightseeing Scenic Drive Beaches

Side Trips

Inch Beach, Slea Head Drive
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Slea Head Drive
Inch Beach

few
hours
Kinsale

Located at the estuary of the Brandon River, the historical fishing town of Kinsale nestles against hills that act as a natural shield against the open sea.
For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kinsale vacation builder.

Getting from Dingle to Kinsale by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Kinsale can reach 49°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. You'll set off for Cashel on the 25th (Sat).

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Nightlife Tours Parks
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few
hours
Cashel

A tiny settlement rich in history, Cashel maintains the old-fashioned charm of a small market town.
To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cashel sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Kinsale to Cashel in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March in Cashel, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 40°F at night. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Dublin.

Things to do in Cashel

Sightseeing Historic Sites
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Rock of Cashel

2
days
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, Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, Temple Bar, and other attractions. On the 25th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, sample the tasty concoctions at Guinness Storehouse, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Old Jameson Distillery, and finally see the interesting displays at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, don't miss a visit to The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, stroll through St. Stephen's Green, then wander the streets of Grafton Street, and finally wander the streets of Temple Bar.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Dublin trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Cashel to Dublin by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Dublin are 49°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums
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Trinity College Dublin
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse

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