5 days in Dublin Itinerary

5 days in Dublin Itinerary

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— 4 nights


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.
Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum will appeal to history buffs. Kilkenny Castle and Saint Patrick's Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dublin: Bru na Boinne (in Donore) and Black Abbey (in Kilkenny). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Temple Bar, explore the world behind art at Chester Beatty, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, and admire the striking features of Christ Church Cathedral.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Dublin road trip planning app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Dublin Airport. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in May, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Bru na Boinne
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Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse