28 days in Italy, Ireland & Slovenia Itinerary

28 days in Italy, Ireland & Slovenia Itinerary

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1
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
2
Bray, Ireland
— 1 night
3
Galway, Ireland
— 2 nights
4
Killarney, Ireland
— 2 nights
5
Predjama, Slovenia
— 1 day
6
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
7
Bled, Slovenia
— 4 nights
8
Bovec, Slovenia
— 2 nights
9
Canazei, Italy
— 1 night
10
Venice, Italy
— 5 nights

4
nights
Dublin, Ireland

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.
When in Dublin, make a side trip to see Kilkenny Castle in Kilkenny, approximately Kilkenny away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, stroll around Phoenix Park, get lost in a book at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin route planner.

Sydney, Australia to Dublin is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Dublin. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sydney in September, with highs in Dublin at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bray.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Kilkenny Castle
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

1
night
Bray, Ireland

Bray ©
Though its glory days may have passed, the busy seaside resort of Bray offers plenty to enjoy.
On the 18th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Powerscourt Gardens and House and then hike along Cliff Walk Car Park Bray.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bray road trip app.

Getting from Dublin to Bray by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. September in Bray sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Bray

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Powerscourt Gardens and House
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Cliff Walk Car Park Bray ©
Cliff Walk Car Park Bray
Powerscourt Gardens and House ©
Powerscourt Gardens and House

2
nights
Galway, Ireland

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.
To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Galway trip maker.

You can drive from Bray to Galway in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Galway sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks
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Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Quay Street ©
Quay Street
Eyre Square ©
Eyre Square

2
nights
Killarney, Ireland

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Killarney is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park, admire the natural beauty at Muckross House, browse the exhibits of Peter Cox Photography Gallery, and admire the sheer force of Torc Waterfall.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Killarney online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Galway to Killarney in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Killarney are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Predjama.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Climbing Tours
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House

1
day
Predjama, Slovenia

Predjama ©
Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Predjama trip itinerary app.

Explore your travel options from Killarney to Predjama with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Predjama

Historic Sites
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Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje ©
Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje

2
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Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 24th (Thu), snap pictures at Triple Bridge, don't miss a visit to Prešeren Square, make a trip to Mestni Trg, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally walk around Tivoli Park. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at House of Illusions, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, thenexplore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Predjama to Ljubljana takes an hour. September in Ljubljana sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Room Escape Games
Ljubljanica River ©
Ljubljanica River

4
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Bled, Slovenia

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bohinjsko Jezero (Lake Bohinj & Savica Waterfall) and Lake Jasna (in Kranjska Gora). There's still lots to do: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bled road trip website.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bled are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Bohinjsko Jezero, Vintgar Gorge, Lake Jasna
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj

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Bovec, Slovenia

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): sample the tasty concoctions at Thirsty River Brewing, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfall, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bovec trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bled to Bovec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Canazei.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Kozjak Waterfall
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Canazei, Italy

Canazei ©
Canazei is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the upper part of the Val di Fassa, about 110km northeast of Trento. On the 2nd (Fri), stop by VINO Wine Shop, don't miss a visit to Funivia Pass Pordoi, hike along Sass Pordoi, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Sentiero Viel del Pan, and finally head outdoors with La Terrazza delle Dolomiti.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Canazei trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Bovec to Canazei takes 4.5 hours. When traveling from Bovec in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Canazei: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Canazei

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Sass Pordoi ©
Sass Pordoi
La Terrazza delle Dolomiti ©
La Terrazza delle Dolomiti
Sentiero Viel del Pan
Sentiero Viel del Pan

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua) and Verona (Arena di Verona & Museo di Castelvecchio). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Venice travel planner.

Getting from Canazei to Venice by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In October in Venice, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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