Sample Itineraries – Ireland

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10 Day/9 Night Tour of Ireland from Dublin or Belfast 

1] Arrive in Dublin or Belfast – Travel to downtown Belfast. Visit the Titanic Belfast Exhibition – Stay 1 Night

2] Depart Belfast, Carrickfergus, the Antrim Glens, the Carrick-a-Red Rope Bridge and the Giant’s Causeway to Bushmills – Stay 1 Night

3] Depart the north coast driving through Derry and across the Border. Continue westwards into County Donegal – Stay 2 Nights

4] Day Trip in the Donegal area. Visit Slieve League

5] Depart Donegal heading south by Sligo to Galway. Drive out along the south side of Galway Bay to the village of Doolin – Stay 2 Nights

6] Day Trip from Doolin. Visit the Cliffs of Moher then step back in time with a boat trip to Inisheer in the Aran Islands.

7] Depart Doolin driving south. Take the ferry over the Shannon Estuary into County Kerry. Drive south through Tralee to Killarney. Stay 2 nights.

8] Day Trip from Killarney to visit the Dingle Peninsula or possibly taking a drive around the Ring of Kerry.

9] Depart Killarney heading south by Kenmare and Bantry to Skibbereen. Visit the Heritage Centre where the story of the Irish Famine in the 19th century is told; the cause of so many Irish people heading for the Americas. Drive along the south coast to Kinsale – Stay 1 Night

10] Depart Kinsale visiting Blarney driving eastwards through Waterford turning northeast to the Capital, Dublin.

6 Day/5 Night Tour of the southwest of Ireland from Shannon ending in Dublin

1] Arrive at Shannon International Airport. Drive northwest through Ennis to the village of Doolin – Stay 2 Nights

2] Day Trip from Doolin. Visit the Cliffs of Moher then step back in time with a boat trip to Inisheer in the Aran Islands.

3] Depart Doolin driving south. Take the ferry over the Shannon Estuary into County Kerry. Drive south through Tralee to Killarney. Stay 2 nights

4] Day Trip from Killarney to visit the Dingle Peninsula or possibly taking a drive around the Ring of Kerry.

5] Depart Killarney heading south by Kenmare and Bantry to Skibbereen. Visit the Heritage Centre where the story of the Irish Famine in the 19th century is told; the cause of so many Irish people heading for the Americas. Drive along the south coast to Kinsale – Stay 1 Night

6] Depart Kinsale visiting Blarney driving eastwards through Waterford turning northeast to the Capital, Dublin.

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