8 days in Ireland Itinerary

8 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Cork
— 1 night
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Killarney
— 2 nights
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Dingle
— 1 night
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Westport
— 1 night
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Dublin
— 2 nights

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Cork

Cork ©

Rebel City

One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Nano Nagle Place. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Nano Nagle Place, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, then contemplate the long history of Charles Fort, and finally stop by Hamish Hawkin. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Cork City Gaol, then hunt for treasures at The English Market, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cobh Cathedral, and finally see the interesting displays at Titanic Experience Cobh.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cork trip itinerary site.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Cork is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Ljubljana in April, plan for a bit cooler days in Cork, with highs around 13°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Cork

Side Trips

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Must see
Nano Nagle Place
4.8
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Must see
Cobh Cathedral
4.7
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Historic Site
Charles Fort
4.6

2
nights
Killarney

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, appreciate the views at Gap of Dunloe, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kerry Cliffs. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Muckross Abbey, then don't miss a visit to Ladies' View, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Torc Mountain Walk.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Killarney trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cork to Killarney in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Killarney are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

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Must see
Climbing Tours
4.9
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Wildlife Area
Kerry Cliffs
4.4

1
night
Dingle

Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Gallarus Oratory, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then kick back and relax at Inch Beach.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Dingle sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Dingle takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Dingle are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Westport.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches

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Must see
Inch Beach
4.7

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Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
On the 28th (Wed), see the interesting displays at National Museum of Ireland - Country Life, head outdoors with Atlantic Drive on Achill Island, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at The Great Western Greenway.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Westport trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dingle to Westport takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Westport

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

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2
nights
Dublin

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): explore the world behind art at National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, examine the collection at GPO Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Dublinia, and finally admire the masterpieces at Chester Beatty. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Bru na Boinne and then take an in-depth tour of The Jeanie Johnston: An Irish Famine Story.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Dublin road trip app.

Traveling by car from Westport to Dublin takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Dublin sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Side Trip

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Must see
Dublinia
4.1
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World heritage site
Bru na Boinne
4.5
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Must see
Chester Beatty
4.7

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