12 days in Ireland Itinerary

12 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Sydney
Fly:
35​h
Dublin
— 4 nights
Drive:
4​h
Dingle
— 3 nights
Drive:
1​h
Killarney
— 1 night
Fly:
36​h
Sydney

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.
Dublin is known for sightseeing, breweries, museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol, don't miss a visit to The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

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Sydney, Australia to Dublin is an approximately 35-hour flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Dublin due to the time zone difference. In June in Dublin, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dingle.

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Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse
St. Stephen's Green

3
days
Dingle

Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Spend the 19th (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Brian de Staic Jeweller, meet the residents at Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium, take in the dramatic natural features at Conor Pass, and pause for some serene contemplation at St James' Church.

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Drive from Dublin to Dingle in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. June in Dingle sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Sightseeing Scenic Drive Parks

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Dingle Peninsula
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Slea Head Drive
Brian de Staic Jeweller
Great Blasket Island

2
days
Killarney

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On the 21st (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Gap of Dunloe, then step into the grandiose world of Ross Castle, and then admire the natural beauty at Muckross House, Gardens & Traditional Farms.

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You can drive from Dingle to Killarney in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Killarney

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Killarney National Park
Gap of Dunloe

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