50 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

50 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly + Train:  25 h
1
Windsor, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Salisbury, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
4
Bath, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
5
Oxford, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
6
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Cambridge, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
York, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
9
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
10
Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
11
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
12
Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
13
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
14
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  8 h 15 min
15
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
16
Kilkenny, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
17
Cork, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
18
Killarney, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
19
Galway, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
20
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
21
Derry, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  28 h
End: Melbourne, Australia

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Windsor, United Kingdom

Windsor ©
Windsor is a historic market town and unparished area in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead in Berkshire, England. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Windsor Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Windsor Parish Church St. John the Baptist, and then stroll around Windsor Great Park. On the next day, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Windsor & Eton Brewery, then don't miss a visit to Windsor Royal Station, then stop by Fudge Kitchen, and finally pause for some photo ops at Irish Guardsman Statue.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Windsor travel route planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Windsor is an approximately 25- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Windsor is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in October, expect nights in Windsor to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Salisbury.

Things to do in Windsor

Parks Historic Sites Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
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Windsor & Eton Brewery ©
Windsor & Eton Brewery
Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle
Windsor Great Park ©
Windsor Great Park

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Salisbury, United Kingdom

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): make a trip to Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, get engrossed in the history at The Salisbury Museum, steep yourself in history at The Close, then brush up on your military savvy at Boscombe Down Aviation Collection, and finally steep yourself in history at Old Sarum. On your second day here, delve into the mystery of Stonehenge, pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of St Thomas and St Edmund, then steep yourself in history at Mompesson House, then admire the landmark architecture of Arundells, and finally admire the striking features of High Street Gate.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Salisbury sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Windsor to Salisbury takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Salisbury, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Stonehenge
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 18:
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Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
Old Sarum
Old Sarum
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

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London, United Kingdom

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 19th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, then admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, and finally don't miss a visit to Trafalgar Square. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Tower of London, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the London trip planner.

Traveling by train from Salisbury to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in London, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) to allow time for the train ride to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Tours
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore hidden gems such as Bath Abbey and The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, walk around Alexandra Park, stop by Fudge Kitchen, and take in nature's colorful creations at Prior Park Landscape Gardens (NT).

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bath trip itinerary tool.

Take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 24:
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Royal Victoria Park ©
Royal Victoria Park
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

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Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, gain insight at Balliol College, gain insight at Trinity College, look for gifts at Blackwell's Bookshop, then admire the striking features of University Church of St Mary the Virgin, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Magdalen College. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Iffley Lock, sample the fine beverages at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Merton College, then admire the landmark architecture of Sheldonian Theatre, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Oxford Town Hall.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Oxford tour planner.

Traveling by train from Bath to Oxford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Oxford are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
The Oxford Artisan Distillery ©
The Oxford Artisan Distillery
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
Oxford Town Hall ©
Oxford Town Hall

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, explore the activities along Stratford-upon-Avon Canal, then admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Birthplace, and finally admire the striking features of Holy Trinity Church. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Hall's Croft, steep yourself in history at The Arter, admire the landmark architecture of Shakespeare's New Place, then admire the landmark architecture of Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, then make a trip to The Tower @ RSC, and finally grab your bike and head to The River Avon Trail.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Stratford-upon-Avon trip site.

Getting from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in Stratford-upon-Avon, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cambridge.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Shakespeare's Birthplace ©
Shakespeare's Birthplace
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens ©
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal ©
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal

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Cambridge, United Kingdom

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of The Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute, steep yourself in history at Trinity College, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Cambridge Gin Laboratory, and finally deepen your understanding at Pembroke College. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Great St Mary's Church (Church of England), take in nature's colorful creations at Clare Fellows' Gardens, steep yourself in history at St. John's College, then snap pictures at Bridge of Sighs, and finally gain insight at King's College, University of Cambridge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cambridge trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to Cambridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Cambridge can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites Parks Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
The Cambridge Gin Laboratory ©
The Cambridge Gin Laboratory
The Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute ©
Bridge of Sighs ©
Bridge of Sighs

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York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): examine the collection at York Castle Museum, then examine the collection at National Railway Museum, and then explore the ancient world of York City Walls. On the next day, examine the collection at Jorvik Viking Centre, pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, and then see the interesting displays at Yorkshire Air Museum.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the York trip site.

Traveling by car from Cambridge to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In October in York, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can catch the train to Manchester.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 1:
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York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
Yorkshire Air Museum ©
Yorkshire Air Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

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Manchester, United Kingdom

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Manchester Cathedral, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The City of Manchester Distillery, then see the interesting displays at The Manchester Museum, and finally get lost in a book at Manchester Central Library. On the next day, explore the engaging exhibits at People's History Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Hideout Manchester, then examine the collection at Greater Manchester Police Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Granada Studios.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Manchester itinerary website.

Traveling by train from York to Manchester takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Manchester are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to take a train to Cardiff.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Virtual Hideout Manchester ©
Virtual Hideout Manchester
The Manchester Museum ©
The Manchester Museum
Manchester Cathedral ©
Manchester Cathedral

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Cardiff, United Kingdom

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): admire the engineering at Cardiff Bay Barrage, then take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales, then have some family-friendly fun at ImmotionVR, and finally step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Roath Park, see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cardiff journey tool.

You can take a train from Manchester to Cardiff in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Cardiff

Parks Museums Tours
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Roath Park ©
Roath Park
St Fagans National Museum of History ©
St Fagans National Museum of History
Cardiff Bay Wales ©
Cardiff Bay Wales

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 6th (Fri), contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, explore the different monuments and memorials at Greyfriars Kirkyard, then stroll the grounds of Greyfriars Kirk, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Pickering's Gin Distillery. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, get your game on at The Realm VR, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Edinburgh Gin Distillery, and finally learn and have fun at Classes.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Cardiff to Edinburgh takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Cardiff in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Edinburgh, with lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Tours
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Gin Distillery ©
Edinburgh Gin Distillery
Pickering's Gin Distillery ©
Pickering's Gin Distillery

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): step aboard The Tall Ship at Riverside, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then contemplate the long history of The Mackintosh House. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Tenement House, then see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Clydeside Distillery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Hunterian Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Glasgow online tour planner.

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Glasgow in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Glasgow are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Tall Ship at Riverside ©
The Tall Ship at Riverside
The Mackintosh House
The Mackintosh House

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Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 10th (Tue), take in the views from Culloden Viaduct, putt your heart out at Inverness Crazy Golf, walk around Ness Islands, stroll around Whin Park, then take in the views from Greig Street Bridge, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Catholic Church. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, then view the masterpieces at Scottish Flair Art Gallery, then stop by Leakey's Second-hand Bookshop, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort George.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Inverness trip planner.

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Inverness takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Inverness sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Ness Islands ©
Ness Islands
River Ness ©
River Ness
Fort George
Fort George

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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Quiraing and Eilean Donan Castle. And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Black Cuillin, take in the views from Sligachan Old Bridge, look for gifts at Skye Batiks, and take in the dramatic natural features at Trotternish Ridge.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Isle of Skye day trip app.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Isle of Skye takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Inverness in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Isle of Skye, with lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Eilean Donan Castle
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
A.C.E Target Sports ©
A.C.E Target Sports
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): look for gifts at Carrolls Irish Gifts, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and then examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, stop by Temple Bar, stroll around St Stephens Green, then appreciate the history behind The Famine Sculptures, and finally pause for some photo ops at James Joyce Statue.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Dublin trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Isle of Skye to Dublin takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. November in Dublin sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a bus to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 16:
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Beer Tastings & Tours
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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Kilkenny, Ireland

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.
On the 17th (Tue), explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Abbey, sample the tasty concoctions at Smithwick's Experience, view the masterpieces at VALERIE WALSHE CONTEMPORARY, then sample the fine beverages at Ballykeefe Distillery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, steep yourself in history at Jerpoint Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, then take in nature's colorful creations at Woodstock House and Gardens, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kilfane Church.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kilkenny trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Dublin to Kilkenny takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cork.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Parks Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Smithwick's Experience ©
Smithwick's Experience

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Cork, Ireland

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Elizabeth Fort, step into the grandiose world of Blarney Castle & Gardens, then get engrossed in the history at Cork City Gaol, and finally hunt for treasures at The English Market. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Nano Nagle Place, look for gifts at Tregan Craft Centre, examine the collection at Titanic Experience Cobh, then examine the collection at Cobh Heritage Centre, and finally pause for some photo ops at Annie Moore Monument.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Cork trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Kilkenny to Cork by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. November in Cork sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Killarney.

Things to do in Cork

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Cobh
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Nano Nagle Place ©
Nano Nagle Place
Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Cork City Gaol ©
Cork City Gaol

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Killarney, Ireland

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): visit Killarney Falconry, then look for all kinds of wild species at Falconry Kerry, then admire the verdant scenery at The Black Valley, and finally sample the fine beverages at Irish Whiskey Experience. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Muckross House, admire the striking features of St. Mary's Cathedral, and then admire the natural beauty at Killarney House Gardens.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Killarney trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Cork to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daytime highs in Killarney are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Killarney Falconry ©
Killarney Falconry
Muckross House ©
Muckross House
Irish Whiskey Experience ©
Irish Whiskey Experience

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Galway, Ireland

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.
On the 23rd (Mon), walk around Eyre Square, get to know the fascinating history of Riverside Walk, then admire the natural beauty at Circle of Life National Organ Donor Commemorative Garden, then make a trip to Quay Street, and finally look for gifts at Claddagh and Celtic Jewellery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Galway Fisheries Watchtower Museum, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Galway tour builder website.

Drive from Killarney to Galway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Killarney in November, plan for little chillier days in Galway, with highs around 9°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Belfast.

Things to do in Galway

Tours Adventure Outdoors
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Food Tours
Quay Street ©
Quay Street
Kayaking & Canoeing

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Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Crumlin Road Gaol and Museum of Orange Heritage. The adventure continues: ponder the world of politics at City Hall, take an in-depth tour of Ulster Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St George's Church, and admire the striking features of Queen's University.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Belfast trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Galway to Belfast in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in Belfast, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Derry.

Things to do in Belfast

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Crumlin Road Gaol ©
Crumlin Road Gaol
City Hall ©
City Hall
Ulster Museum ©
Ulster Museum

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Derry, United Kingdom

Derry ©
Ancient yet modern, Derry has a photogenic location on the River Foyle and features a series of historic defensive walls that are the most complete in Ireland.
Explore hidden gems such as Causeway Coastal Route and St. Columb's Cathedral. Take a break from Derry with a short trip to Portrush East Strand in Portrush, about 56 minutes away. There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at Bloody Sunday Memorial, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Free Derry, and make a trip to The Bogside Artists.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Derry day trip planning app.

Traveling by bus from Belfast to Derry takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Derry can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Derry

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Causeway Coastal Route, Portrush East Strand
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Portrush East Strand ©
Portrush East Strand
Causeway Coastal Route ©
Causeway Coastal Route
Bloody Sunday Memorial ©
Bloody Sunday Memorial

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