58 days in Ireland, Belgium & United Kingdom Itinerary

58 days in Ireland, Belgium & United Kingdom Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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Newquay, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Bath, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Tenby, United Kingdom
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Galway, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Renvyle, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Donegal Town, Ireland
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Kenmare, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Waterville, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Cahersiveen, Ireland
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Killarney, Ireland
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Kilkenny, Ireland
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Vale of Glendalough, Ireland
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Wicklow, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Bushmills, United Kingdom
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Limerick, Ireland
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Dingle, Ireland
— 10 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
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Bruges, Belgium
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London, United Kingdom — 1 day

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our London trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to London is an approximately 24.5-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to London, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in May; daily highs in London reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. You will leave for London on the 2nd (Mon).
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London, United Kingdom

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On the 2nd (Mon), you'll travel to Newquay.
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Newquay, United Kingdom — 2 nights

Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at The Japanese Garden and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fistral Beach Bar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, then head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Godrevy Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Newquay trip builder site.

Fly from London to Newquay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bath.
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Bath, United Kingdom — 3 nights

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Popular historic sites such as Stonehenge and Wells Cathedral are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at The Roman Baths and American Museum & Gardens. Step out of Bath to go to Salisbury and see Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, stroll through West of England Falconry, admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, and examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre.

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Traveling by car from Newquay to Bath takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tenby.
Historic Sites · Spas · Parks · Museums
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Find places to stay May 4 — 7:

Tenby, United Kingdom — 1 night

Tenby is a walled seaside town in Pembrokeshire, Wales, on the western side of Carmarthen Bay, and the name for the local government community of Tenby.Notable features of Tenby include of sandy beaches; the 13th century medieval town walls, including the Five Arches barbican gatehouse; the 15th century St. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): step aboard Tenby Lifeboat Station and then kick back and relax at Tenby Castle Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Tenby sightseeing planner.

Drive from Bath to Tenby in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Tenby can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Galway.
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Find places to stay May 7 — 8:

Galway, Ireland — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade, then enjoy the sand and surf at Salthill Beaches, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Galway Cathedral.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Galway tour planner.

You can drive from Tenby to Galway in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. May in Galway sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. You will leave for Renvyle on the 10th (Tue).
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Renvyle, Ireland — 2 nights

On the 10th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at The Lost Valley and then get outside with Scubadive West. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Renvyle Beach, admire the natural beauty at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, and then take in the awesome beauty at Croagh Patrick.

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Traveling by car from Galway to Renvyle takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Donegal Town.
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Find places to stay May 10 — 12:

Donegal Town, Ireland — 2 nights

Its rugged setting and friendly locals make Donegal a popular destination along Ireland's coast.
On the 12th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Assaranca Waterfall, then explore the fascinating underground world of Maghera Beach and Caves, and then get to know the fascinating history of Glengesh Pass. On the next day, make a trip to Lough Eske, then look for gifts at Donegal Craft Village, and then explore the historical opulence of Donegal Castle.

For maps and more tourist information, read Donegal Town travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Renvyle to Donegal Town takes 3.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kenmare.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Find places to stay May 12 — 14:

Kenmare, Ireland — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): surround yourself with nature on Kenmare Heritage Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Garinish Island, and then contemplate the long history of Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm. On the next day, stroll through Gleninchaquin Park, then hike along Beara Way, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kenmare online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Donegal Town to Kenmare takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. May in Kenmare sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Waterville.
Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Find places to stay May 14 — 16:

Waterville, Ireland — 2 nights

County Kerry's picture-perfect holiday resort of Waterville is a weekend getaway once favored by Charlie Chaplin's family.
On the 16th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Skellig Michael. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Derrynane Beach, get curious at Sea Synergy Marine Awareness and Activity Centre, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Skellig Experience Visitor Centre, and finally play a few rounds at Waterville Golf Links.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Waterville trip maker.

Traveling by car from Kenmare to Waterville takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Cahersiveen.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Find places to stay May 16 — 18:

Cahersiveen, Ireland — 2 nights

Cahersiveen—alternate spellings Cahirsiveen, Cahirciveen or Caherciveen— is a town in County Kerry, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Cahergall Fort, step into the grandiose world of Ballycarbery Castle, and then stroll through Geokaun Mountain and Cliffs. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Kerry Bog Village Museum, kick back and relax at Rossbeigh Beach, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kells Bay House & Gardens.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cahersiveen day trip planning site.

Cahersiveen is just a stone's throw from Waterville. In May in Cahersiveen, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Killarney.
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Find places to stay May 18 — 20:

Killarney, Ireland — 2 nights

Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Killarney National Park. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Ross Castle, then take in the dramatic scenery at Torc Waterfall, then steep yourself in history at Muckross House, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muckross Abbey.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Killarney route maker website.

You can drive from Cahersiveen to Killarney in an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Killarney can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kilkenny.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 20 — 22:

Kilkenny, Ireland — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, paddle through the water with Go With The Flow - River Adventures, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Abbey, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Rock of Cashel, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mayfield Birds of Prey, and then stroll through Tramore Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Kilkenny trip planner.

You can drive from Killarney to Kilkenny in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Vale of Glendalough.
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
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Find places to stay May 22 — 24:

Vale of Glendalough, Ireland — 2 nights

If you're seeking a view of Ireland's sweeping scenery, visit the rugged and romantic Vale of Glendalough, a glacial valley known for its medieval monastic settlement.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take a memorable drive along Military Road, then explore the striking landscape of Wicklow Mountains National Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Glenmacnass Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): surround yourself with nature on Vagabond Tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Glendalough Cathedral, and then hike along St Kevins Way/Camaderry Short Walk.

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Getting from Kilkenny to Vale of Glendalough by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Vale of Glendalough when traveling from Kilkenny in May, with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Wicklow.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites
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Find places to stay May 24 — 26:

Wicklow, Ireland — 2 nights

Wicklow is the county town of County Wicklow and the capital of the Mid-East Region in Ireland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): hike along The Wicklow Way, then admire the sheer force of Powerscourt Waterfall, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cliff Walk Car Park Bray. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Russborough House, browse the exhibits of Tara's Palace and Museum of Childhood, then take in nature's colorful creations at Powerscourt Gardens and House, and finally stroll through Shankill Beach.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Wicklow day trip tool.

Wicklow is very close to Vale of Glendalough. May in Wicklow sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Dublin.
Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails
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Find places to stay May 26 — 28:

Dublin, Ireland — 2 nights

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, then steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse, and then wander the streets of Temple Bar. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Trinity College Dublin, then admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Dublin Castle, and finally stroll around St Stephens Green.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Dublin journey planner.

You can drive from Wicklow to Dublin in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Dublin sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Edinburgh.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay May 28 — 30:

Edinburgh, United Kingdom — 4 nights

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Elie Beach and Gullane Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Edinburgh Castle and Royal Yacht Britannia. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Dublin to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In May, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Belfast.
Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 3:

Belfast, United Kingdom — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): get a new perspective on nature at Ulster Museum, steep yourself in history at Crumlin Road Gaol, and then examine the collection at Titanic Belfast. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Ballygally Beach, cruise along Coast Rd, and then identify plant and animal life at Carnlough Bay Boat Tours.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Belfast itinerary planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Belfast by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Belfast can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 5th (Sun), you'll travel to Bushmills.
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Bushmills, United Kingdom — 2 nights

Bushmills is a village on the north coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Dunluce Castle and then take in the dramatic natural features at Giant's Causeway. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Causeway Coastal Route, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bushmills Distillery, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Downhill Demesne & Hezlett House.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bushmills online trip maker.

Drive from Belfast to Bushmills in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Limerick.
Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries
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Find places to stay Jun 5 — 7:

Limerick, Ireland — 2 nights

Founded by Vikings over a thousand years ago, Limerick sits at the head of the Shannon River's broadening estuary.
On the 7th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Foynes Flying Boat Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary's Cathedral, and then explore the historical opulence of King John's Castle. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Hunt Museum, experience the excitement of Castlefergus Equestrian, and then play a few rounds at Dromoland Castle.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Limerick trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Bushmills to Limerick takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Limerick, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Dingle.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Parks
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Find places to stay Jun 7 — 9:

Dingle, Ireland — 10 nights

Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Relax by the water at Inch Beach and Coumeenoole Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Gallarus Oratory and Minard Castle. Spend the 9th (Thu) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. On the 16th (Thu), hike the day away at The Dingle Way. There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along Dingle Peninsula, explore the striking landscape at Loop Head, head off the coast to Great Blasket Island, and kick back and relax at Wine Strand Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dingle trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Limerick to Dingle takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Brussels.
Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites
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Find places to stay Jun 9 — 19:

Brussels, Belgium — 4 nights

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Grand Place and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Sonian Forest and Doode Bemde. Venture out of the city with trips to Domaine Des Grottes De Han (in Han-sur-Lesse), La Roche-aux-Faucons (in Esneux) and Ardennes American Cemetery (in Neupre). And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Atomium, contemplate the long history of Parc du Cinquantenaire, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and head outdoors with Relax Divers Meise.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Dingle to Brussels takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Dingle to Brussels, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Bruges.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Find places to stay Jun 19 — 23:

Bruges, Belgium — 2 nights

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Bavo's Cathedral, then explore the galleries of Gravensteen, and then don't miss a visit to Ghent City Center.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bruges trip site.

You can drive from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In June in Bruges, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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Find places to stay Jun 23 — 25:

United Kingdom travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.

Ireland travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Emerald Isle
Gentle green hills, Guinness, leprechauns, and friendly folks characterize this small isle of a country. From the busy big city of Dublin to cozy countryside, the emerald isle harbors a varied natural landscape and is steeped in tradition. Visitors can immerse themselves in the native Irish language by visiting a Gaeltacht, or Irish-speaking region of the country, where traditional culture thrives. The Irish are known for being open and welcoming: from the moment you land to the moment you leave, you'll be greeted with "cead mile failte"--a hundred thousand welcomes.

County Kerry travel guide

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National Parks · Gardens · Nightlife
The Kingdom
Forming Ireland's southwestern corner, County Kerry encompasses world-renowned landmarks like the Ring of Kerry and Dingle Peninsula and features the major city of Killarney at its heart. As a peripheral part of the country, County Kerry supports a thriving traditional Irish culture, including the Irish language, music, and dance. Nearly 5,000 native Irish speakers reside in the area, concentrated in two large Gaeltachts known as Corca Dhuibhne and Uibh Rathach. Many visitors come to enjoy the rugged beauty of Kerry's coastline, lakes, and mountains. Several picturesque walking routes wind their way through the landscape, giving tourists the chance to engage deeply with its untamed nature.

Belgium travel guide

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Historic Sites · Specialty Museums · Nightlife
A small country packing a big punch in terms of tourist attractions, Belgium sits at the crossroads of Western Europe, its cities soaked in history and famed for their lively arts, fashion, and dining scenes. Although it advertises itself simply as "A Food Lover's Dream," this country of just 11 million people boasts a rich architectural heritage, world-famous breweries, pristine natural areas, and touching memorials marking major battlegrounds from both World War I and World War II. Put the country's elegant cities of Brussels and Bruges at the top of your itinerary, but don't forget that Belgium's less-explored countryside offers dense forests, rolling hills, and lush valleys.