10 days in Ireland Itinerary

10 days in Ireland Itinerary

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10 days in Ireland Itinerary

Corpus Christi
Fly:  20​h
Dublin
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Kilkenny
— 1 night
Fly:  21​h 30​min
Corpus Christi

6
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Temple Bar and Saint Patrick's Cathedral. Visit Kilmainham Gaol and General Post Office (GPO) for their historical value. There's still lots to do: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse, see the top attractions with SANDEMANs NEW Dublin, Free Walking Tour, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Ireland, and browse the exhibits of Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Dublin travel planner.

Corpus Christi, USA to Dublin is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 6 hours. Traveling from Corpus Christi in January, you will find days in Dublin are much colder (46°F), and nights are a bit cooler (36°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.

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Kilmainham Gaol
Temple Bar
Dublin Castle

2
days
Kilkenny

The country's smallest city in terms of population, Kilkenny boasts a rich cultural heritage and diverse tourist attractions that include well-preserved medieval architecture, exciting nightlife, a vibrant culinary scene, and abundant shopping opportunities.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, admire the natural beauty at Rothe House and Garden, then contemplate the long history of Kilkenny Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capuchin Friary, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Marys Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Black Abbey, then sample the tasty concoctions at Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Brewery Corner.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny travel itinerary creator.

You can drive from Dublin to Kilkenny in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. January in Kilkenny sees daily highs of 46°F and lows of 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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Kilkenny Castle
Jerpoint Abbey

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