Tips for going on a road trip in Ireland

After returning from our 8 days in Ireland, I’m sharing highlights, pictures, tips and a sample itinerary from our Irish road trip!

Innisfallen Island, Ireland

Enjoying our final full day in Ireland, exploring Killarney National Park by bike and having a picnic lunch at Innisfallen Island.

Loher Stone Fort on the Ring of Kerry

A half day exploring the southern part of the Ring of Kerry on the way back from Skellig Michael.

Ring of Beara, Ireland

Uncovering castles and scoping out some of Cork’s finest scenery; exploring the lesser-known Ring of Beara.

Skellig Michael off the Ring of Kerry in Ireland

A jaw-dropping visit to mystical Skellig Michael during our week in County Kerry, Ireland.

Horseback Riding in Killarney National Park

Our experience horseback riding with Killarney Riding Stables in Killarney National Park. Photos captured by [ K ] Photography.

Driving the Dingle Peninsula

Our road trip continues from a morning at the Adare Manor, to our drive through the Dingle Peninsula.

Dromoland Castle, Ireland

The magic really begins with a stay at the Dromoland Estate and dinner at Dromoland Castle.

Cahir Castle, Ireland

Our Irish road trip begins! Our first day takes us to the Dromoland Estate via the Rock of Cashel and Cahir Castle.

Jameson Distillery, Dublin

Day 2 in Dublin: Trinity College, Local Markets + a great afternoon at the Jameson Distillery.