22 days in United Kingdom, Ireland & Iceland Itinerary

22 days in United Kingdom, Ireland & Iceland Itinerary

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1
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
2
Ennis, Ireland
— 2 nights
3
Killarney, Ireland
— 1 night
4
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
5
Beauly, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
6
Gairloch, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
7
Strathcarron, United Kingdom
— 1 night
8
Arisaig, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
9
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, walk around St Stephens Green, steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, and admire the natural beauty at National Botanic Gardens.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Dublin road trip app.

Lexington, USA to Dublin is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. When traveling from Lexington in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Dublin: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Ennis.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 16:
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

2
nights
Ennis, Ireland

Ennis ©
Ennis is the county town of Clare, Ireland. On the 17th (Sun), kick back and relax at Lahinch Beach, take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher, thenstep off the mainland to explore Scattery Island, and finally identify plant and animal life at Shannon Dolphin and Wildlife Centre. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, ride a horse along Ballyhannon House, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Corcomroe Abbey.

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Drive from Dublin to Ennis in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Ennis sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Ennis

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kilrush, Corcomroe Abbey, Cliffs of Moher, Lahinch Beach, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 18:
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach

1
night
Killarney, Ireland

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On the 19th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Killarney National Park and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Irish Whiskey Experience.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Killarney trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Ennis to Killarney in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Killarney

Nature Parks Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Irish Whiskey Experience ©
Irish Whiskey Experience
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, make a trip to Big Ben, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and snap pictures at Tower Bridge.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read London trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Killarney to London takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in London, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Beauly.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 22:
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

2
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Beauly, United Kingdom

Beauly ©
Beauly is a town in the Kilmorack Parish of the Scottish County of Inverness, on the River Beauly, 10mi west of Inverness by the Far North railway line. On the 23rd (Sat), head outdoors with Loch Kinellan, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Black Water Falls, thenidentify plant and animal life at Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve, and finally head outdoors with Blackmuir Woods. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, thentake in the pleasant sights at St Ninians Church, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at River Foyers.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Beauly itinerary planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from London to Beauly. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from London in October: high temperatures in Beauly hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Beauly

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Garve, Strathpeffer, St Ninians Church, River Foyers, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
River Foyers ©
River Foyers
Loch Kinellan ©
Loch Kinellan

2
nights
Gairloch, United Kingdom

Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): head outdoors with Walking and Wildlife Adventures, tee off at Gairloch Golf Club, and then get engrossed in the history at Gairloch Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Shieldaig Falconry, thenget interesting insight from Tours, thenkick back and relax at Mellon Udrigle Beach, and finally explore the activities along Gruinard Bay Caravan Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Gairloch tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Beauly to Gairloch takes 1.5 hours. In October in Gairloch, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Strathcarron.

Things to do in Gairloch

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trip

Mellon Udrigle Beach
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Gairloch Museum ©
Gairloch Museum
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park ©
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park

1
night
Strathcarron, United Kingdom

Strathcarron ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): delve into the lush surroundings at Reraig Forest, thendon't miss a visit to Kishorn Selfie Box, and then admire the natural beauty at Attadale Gardens.

Find out how to plan Strathcarron trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Gairloch to Strathcarron by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Strathcarron can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Arisaig.

Things to do in Strathcarron

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Attadale Gardens ©
Attadale Gardens
Reraig Forest ©
Reraig Forest
Kishorn Selfie Box ©
Kishorn Selfie Box

3
nights
Arisaig, United Kingdom

Arisaig ©
Arisaig is a village in Lochaber, Inverness-shire, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, within the Rough Bounds. When in Arisaig, make a side trip to see Bealach na Ba Viewpoint in Applecross, approximately Applecross away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Camusdarach Beach, stop by Haggard Alley, take a memorable drive along Morar Beach, and stroll the grounds of Maelrubha's Chapel.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Arisaig travel route planning website.

Getting from Strathcarron to Arisaig by car takes about 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Strathcarron in October since evenings lows in Arisaig dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Arisaig

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Mallaig, Castle Tioram, Bealach na Ba Viewpoint
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Bealach na Ba Viewpoint ©
Bealach na Ba Viewpoint
Land Sea and Islands Centre ©
Land Sea and Islands Centre

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nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Go for a jaunt from Reykjavik to Thingvellir to see Thingvellir National Park about 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, and stop by Hidden People Iceland.

Find out how to plan Reykjavik trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Arisaig to Reykjavik. Traveling from Arisaig in October, expect Reykjavik to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Ring Road
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 2:
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park

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