Day 1 Dublin We recommend arriving a day or two early to fully explore this lively city. There are no planned activities until an evening welcome meeting.
If you wish to explore Dublin before the tour begins, consider booking pre-tour accommodation with us. Please speak to a G Adventures representative about booking accommodations in Dublin before Day 1 of this itinerary.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Dublin (1B) Walk along the riverside, or marvel at the city's medieval castles and cathedrals. Don't tire yourself out too much - you'll want to get out later tonight and experience the nightlife that the Temple Bar area is known for.
Day 3 Dublin/Galway City (1B) Travel to Ireland's west coast to Galway. Set off on a guided walking tour before enjoying a free afternoon to explore the city's colourful streets and bohemian atmosphere.
Galway Walking Tour
Private Vehicle (2.50 hour(s), 210km)
Day 4 Galway City (1B) Spend a few hours following the Wild Atlantic Way trail from Doolin to the Cliffs of Moher. Stroll leisurely along the path, soaking in the views. Opt for a picnic along the way.
Cliffs of Moher Visit
Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours, 76km)
Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours)
Day 5 Galway City/Killarney (1B) Continue on to Killarney with free time to enjoy the town or explore the nearby national park.
Private Vehicle (2.50-3.00 hours, 208km)
Day 6 Killarney (1B) Enjoy a day trip to experience some sights along the famous Ring of Kerry. Return to Killarney for another night in town.
Ring of Kerry Day Trip
Day 7 Killarney/Cork (1B) Cork is known for its many universities, theatres, art schools and general diversity and culture. With many immigrants settling in the inviting city, it's easy to find different types of foods, shops and cafés lining the streets.
Make some time to hit up a traditional pub, listen to some music and drink a pint or two – Murphy's Irish Stout hails from Cork.
Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours, 90km)
Day 8 Cork (1B) Enjoy a final night out on the town with the group and raise a pint to this beautiful island!
Day 9 Cork/Dublin (1B) Depart Cork after breakfast and return to Dublin. Trip will end upon arrival at a centrally located Dublin hotel where your CEO can help assist with onwards travel arrangements.
Travellers should plan all onward travel after 6pm on this day.
If you wish to extend your stay in Dublin, consider booking post-tour accommodation with us. Please speak to a G Adventures representative about booking accommodations in Dublin after your tour ends.
Private Vehicle (3.00-3.50 hours, 263km)