15 days in Ireland Itinerary

15 days in Ireland Itinerary

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15 days in Ireland Itinerary

Red Deer
Fly:  24​h
Killarney
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Galway
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Dublin
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
Wexford
— 2 nights
Fly:  24​h
Red Deer

3
days
Killarney

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Muckross House, Gardens & Traditional Farms and Ross Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll get in some beach time at Inch Beach and Barleycove Beach. Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring nature at Killarney National Park. It doesn't end there: admire the verdant scenery at Gap of Dunloe.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Killarney holiday planner.

Red Deer, Canada to Killarney is an approximately 24-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Red Deer to Killarney. When traveling from Red Deer in July, plan for slightly colder days in Killarney, with highs around 21°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Barleycove Beach, Inch Beach
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Killarney National Park
Inch Beach

4
days
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Cliffs of Moher and Lahinch Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bunratty Castle and Folk Park and Salthill Promenade. Change things up with these side-trips from Galway: Hag's Head (in Liscannor) and Burren Smokehouse Visitor Centre (in Lisdoonvarna). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Connemara National Park, take a memorable tour with Hillwalk Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Salthill Beaches, and pause for some photo ops at Galway City Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Galway itinerary planner.

You can drive from Killarney to Galway in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Galway are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Liscannor, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, The Burren Smokehouse,, Lahinch Beach
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Cliffs of Moher
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Connemara National Park

4
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Trinity College Dublin and Temple Bar. Kilmainham Gaol and Dublin Castle will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: sample the tasty concoctions at Guinness Storehouse, don't miss a visit to Grafton Street, ponder the world of politics at General Post Office (GPO), and examine the collection at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dublin itinerary maker.

You can drive from Galway to Dublin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Dublin are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Wexford.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Kilmainham Gaol
Temple Bar
Dublin Castle

2
days
Wexford

Wexford is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland It is near the southeastern corner of the island of Ireland, close to Rosslare Europort. On the 20th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Irish Agricultural Museum and Famine Exhibition, look for all kinds of wild species at Irish National Heritage Park, and then steep yourself in history at The Bull Ring. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Ferns Castle, kick back and relax at Curracloe Beach, and then kick back and relax at Ballinoulart Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Wexford trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Wexford takes 2 hours. July in Wexford sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wexford

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

County Wexford, Ferns Castle, Curracloe Beach
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Curracloe Beach
Ferns Castle
Irish National Heritage Park

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