7 days in Ireland Itinerary

7 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Galway
— 2 nights
2
Doolin
— Few hours
3
Dingle
— 1 night
4
Kinsale
— 1 night
5
Cashel
— Few hours
6
Dublin
— 2 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ashford Castle, Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, Galway Cathedral, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Quay Street, take in the spiritual surroundings of Galway Cathedral, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Galway online road trip planner.

Dublin to Galway is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. March in Galway sees daily highs of 47°F and lows of 36°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Doolin.

Things to do in Galway

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ashford Castle
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Eyre Square ©
Eyre Square
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre ©
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre
Ashford Castle ©
Ashford Castle

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hours
Doolin

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): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cliffs of Moher, then take a tour by water with Doolin2Aran Ferries, and then kick back and relax at Lahinch Beach.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Doolin day trip planning app.

Getting from Galway to Doolin by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. March in Doolin sees daily highs of 51°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Dingle.

Things to do in Doolin

Outdoors · Tours · Transportation

Side Trips

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

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night
Dingle

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), cruise along Slea Head Drive and then kick back and relax at Inch Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dingle visit planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Doolin to Dingle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In March in Dingle, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 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

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks

Side Trips

Slea Head Drive, Inch Beach
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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach

1
night
Kinsale

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.
To see photos and other tourist information, refer to the Kinsale trip itinerary website.

Getting from Dingle to Kinsale by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daytime highs in Kinsale are 49°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. You'll set off for Cashel on the 25th (Sat).

Things to do in Kinsale

Outdoors · Tours · Nightlife
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Cashel

Cashel ©
A tiny settlement rich in history, Cashel maintains the old-fashioned charm of a small market town.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Rock of Cashel.

To plan Cashel vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Kinsale to Cashel in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 50°F in March, and nighttime lows around 40°F. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sat) before leaving for Dublin.

Things to do in Cashel

Historic Sites
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Rock of Cashel ©
Rock of Cashel

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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.
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. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, explore the galleries of Guinness Storehouse, then sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Bow St., and finally catch a live event at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, browse the collection at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, stroll around St Stephens Green, then wander the streets of Grafton Street, and finally make a trip to Temple Bar.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Dublin online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Cashel to Dublin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Dublin when traveling from Cashel in March, with lows around 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

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