60 days in Ireland Itinerary

60 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Cebu City, Cebu Island
Bus + Fly:  19 h 15 min
1
Dublin
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Buncrana
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Dunfanaghy
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Killala
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Achill Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Louisburgh
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
7
Liscannor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
8
Dingle
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Kenmare
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
10
Kilkenny
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
11
Wexford
— 8 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  23 h 30 min
End: Cebu City, Cebu Island

8
nights
Dublin

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.
Visit Guinness Storehouse and Saint Patrick's Cathedral for their historical value. Kilmainham Gaol Museum and National Gallery of Ireland will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Grafton Street, explore the galleries of Gallery of Photography, see the interesting displays at Irish Whiskey Museum, and don't miss a visit to Temple Bar.

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Cebu City, Philippines to Dublin is an approximately 19.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, train, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Cebu City to Dublin is minus 8 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Cebu City in December; daily highs in Dublin reach 10°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Buncrana.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

6
nights
Buncrana

Buncrana ©
Buncrana is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Visit Pollan Beach and Rossnowlagh Beach for some beach relaxation. Let the collections at Ballagh Studio and Ballyshannon and District Museum capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Buncrana side-trips: Mary Crowley Artist's Studio and Gallery (in Clonmany), Wild Atlantic Gifts (in Malin Head) and Kinnagoe Bay (in Greencastle). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Dunree Bay, delve into the lush surroundings at Drumboe Woods, stroll through Porthaw Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Inch Wildfowl Reserve.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Buncrana road trip planning app.

You can drive from Dublin to Buncrana in 3.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dunfanaghy.

Things to do in Buncrana

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ballyshannon, Clonmany, Malin Head, Culdaff Beach, Pollan Beach
Find places to stay Dec 11 — 17:
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Five Fingers Strand ©
Five Fingers Strand
Rossnowlagh Beach ©
Rossnowlagh Beach
Wild Atlantic Adventure Centre ©
Wild Atlantic Adventure Centre

6
nights
Dunfanaghy

Dunfanaghy ©
Dunfanaghy is a small town, former fishing port, and commercial centre in County Donegal, Ireland. The Art House Art Gallery and Colmcille Heritage Centre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Carrickfin Strand and Silver Strand Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Fintra Beach (in Killybegs), Portsalon Beach (in Portsalon) and Slieve League (in Carrick). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Muckross Head Peninsula, enjoy the sand and surf at Narin Beach, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glenveagh National Park, and stop by Eddie Doherty Tweed.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Dunfanaghy trip maker tool.

Getting from Buncrana to Dunfanaghy by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Killala.

Things to do in Dunfanaghy

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Malin Beg, Falcarragh, Ardara, Donegal Town, Fintra Beach
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 23:
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The Art House Art Gallery ©
The Art House Art Gallery
Slieve League ©
Slieve League
Silver Strand Beach
Silver Strand Beach

2
nights
Killala

Killala ©
Killala is a village in County Mayo in Ireland, north of Ballina. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Blanemore Forest Walk, then steep yourself in history at Killala Tower, and then contemplate the long history of Moyne Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Ross Beach, kick back and relax at Carrowmore Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rathfran Abbey.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Killala road trip planning site.

You can drive from Dunfanaghy to Killala in 3.5 hours. December in Killala sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Achill Island.

Things to do in Killala

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Blanemore Forest Walk
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Moyne Abbey ©
Moyne Abbey
Rathfran Abbey ©
Rathfran Abbey
Killala Tower ©
Killala Tower

4
nights
Achill Island

Achill Island ©
Dramatic rocky cliffs, rolling green hills, and a meandering coastline buffeted by a wild ocean make a trip to Achill Island one of the best opportunities to snapping memorable photos of classic Irish landscapes.
Take a break from the city and head to Dugort Beach and Cross Beach Loop Walk. Get some cultural insight at The Cong Heritage Trail and The Yellow Lady Design Centre. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Achill Island: Hennigan's Heritage Centre (in Swinford), The North Mayo Heritage Centre (in Ballina) and Westport (The Great Western Greenway & Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Mulranny Strand, tour the pleasant surroundings at Keel Beach, browse the exhibits of Ronan Halpin Gallery, and examine the collection at Michael Davitt Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Achill Island trip planner.

Traveling by car from Killala to Achill Island takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Killala in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Achill Island, with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Louisburgh.

Things to do in Achill Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cong, Westport, Hennigan's Heritage Centre, Cross Beach Loop Walk, The North Mayo Heritage Centre
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 29:
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Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre ©
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre
Cross Beach Loop Walk ©
Cross Beach Loop Walk
Michael Davitt Museum ©
Michael Davitt Museum

4
nights
Louisburgh

Louisburgh ©
Louisburgh is a small town on the southwest corner of Clew Bay in County Mayo, Ireland. Relax by the water at Silver Strand and Old Head Beach. Popular historic sites such as Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden and Murrisk Abbey are in your itinerary. Explore Louisburgh's surroundings by going to Lavelle Art Gallery (in Clifden), Glassilaun Beach (in Leenane) and Ionad Deirbhile - Eachleim Heritage Centre (in Aughleam). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Mulranny Saltmarsh, kick back and relax at Uggool Beach, stop by Books@one, and relax in the rural setting at The Lost Valley.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Louisburgh road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Achill Island to Louisburgh takes 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Louisburgh can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Louisburgh

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lavelle Art Gallery, Murrisk Abbey, Glassilaun Beach, Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, Ionad Deirbhile - Eachleim Heritage Centre
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 2:
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The Lost Valley ©
The Lost Valley
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
Ionad Deirbhile - Eachleim Heritage Centre ©
Ionad Deirbhile - Eachleim Heritage Centre

2
nights
Liscannor

Liscannor ©
Liscannor is a coastal village in County Clare, Ireland.GeographyLying on the west coast of Ireland, on Liscannor Bay, the village is located on the R478 road between Lahinch, to the east, and Doolin, to the north. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the activities along Doughmore Bay, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spanish Point Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at White Strand Beach, and finally make a trip to Cliffs of Moher. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Lahinch Beach, kick back and relax at Fanore Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at Burren Birds of Prey Centre.

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Drive from Louisburgh to Liscannor in 3 hours. In January in Liscannor, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Miltown Malbay, Burren Birds of Prey Centre, Lahinch Beach, Doughmore Bay, Fanore Beach
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 4:
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren Birds of Prey Centre ©
Burren Birds of Prey Centre
Fanore Beach ©
Fanore Beach

6
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Take a break from the city and head to Slea Head Drive and Fermoyle Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Penny's Pottery and Dingle Artworks. Step out of Dingle to go to Ballybunion and see The Nuns Beach, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Clogher Strand, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church, cruise along Dingle Peninsula, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ventry Beach.

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Traveling by car from Liscannor to Dingle takes 3.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Kenmare.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ventry, County Kerry, The Nuns Beach, Slea Head Drive, Tig Aine
Find places to stay Jan 4 — 10:
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Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach

6
nights
Kenmare

Kenmare ©
Known for its wide range of restaurants and traditional pubs, Kenmare sits along two major Irish tourist routes, the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara.
Visit St. Patrick's Church and Poor Clare Convent for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Norman McCloskey Photography and The Purcell Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Derrynane Beach (in Caherdaniel), Gougane Barra National Forest Park (in Gougane Barra) and Staigue Fort (in Castlecove). There's still lots to do: stroll through Barleycove Beach, view the masterpieces at Blackwater Woodturners, look for all kinds of wild species at Gleninchaquin Park, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kenmare road trip tool.

You can drive from Dingle to Kenmare in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Kenmare

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Glengarriff, Barleycove Beach, Inchydoney Beach, Derrynane Beach, Gougane Barra National Forest Park
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 16:
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Beara Way ©
Beara Way
Barleycove Beach ©
Barleycove Beach
Derrynane Beach ©
Derrynane Beach

6
nights
Kilkenny

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and VALERIE WALSHE CONTEMPORARY. Head to McKernan Woollen Mills and The Tholselfor some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kilkenny: Mayfield Birds of Prey (in Kilmacthomas), Waterford (Stradbally Cove, Reginald's Tower, &more) and Rock of Cashel (in Cashel). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Kilkenny Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, explore the galleries of The Kilkenny Art Gallery, and view the masterpieces at Ardmore Pottery & Gallery.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny road trip tool.

Getting from Kenmare to Kilkenny by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January in Kilkenny, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Wexford.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Waterford, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Mayfield Birds of Prey, McKernan Woollen Mills, Rock of Cashel
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 22:
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Mayfield Birds of Prey ©
Mayfield Birds of Prey
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

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nights
Wexford

Wexford ©
Wexford is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. Museum-lovers will appreciate Blue Egg Gallery and Ballyhack Castle. Get in touch with nature at Ballymoney Beach and Curracloe Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Wexford: The Gaslamp Gallery (in Gorey), Ferns (Ferns Castle & Boolavogue Fr. Murphy Centre) and Seal Rescue Ireland (in Courtown). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Ballinoulart Beach, stroll through Baginbun Beach, examine the collection at Hook Lighthouse, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Iberius Church.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Wexford trip planning site.

You can drive from Kilkenny to Wexford in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, daytime highs in Wexford are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wexford

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Enniscorthy, County Wexford, Gorey, Hook Lighthouse, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve
Find places to stay Jan 22 — 30:
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Curracloe Beach ©
Curracloe Beach
Hook Lighthouse ©
Hook Lighthouse
Ferns Castle ©
Ferns Castle

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