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3-Day Itinerary For Visiting Dublin:

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3-Day Itinerary For Visiting Dublin:

Visiting Dublin: – Dublin, the capital of Ireland, is a vibrant and exciting city that has something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for culture, history, or just a good time, Dublin has got it all. From the historic Georgian architecture to its lively music scene and bustling pubs, there’s plenty to see and do in this charming city.

The city’s iconic landmarks, such as the Guinness Storehouse and St Patrick’s Cathedral are must-sees. The Dublin Castle is another popular attraction, offering a great view of the city from its towers. Visitors should also make sure to explore Temple Bar – an area full of pubs and clubs frequented by locals and tourists alike.

If you’re looking for a more relaxed way to spend your time in Dublin, there are plenty of parks and gardens throughout the city. St Stephen’s Green is one of the most popular green spaces in Dublin, while Phoenix Park offers plenty of open space and walking trails. Both parks are great spots to relax and enjoy the scenery.

For those seeking an educational experience, Dublin is home to a number of world-class museums and galleries. The National Museum of Ireland, the Chester Beatty Library, and the Irish Museum of Modern Art are all worth exploring.

Finally, no visit to Dublin would be complete without tasting some of its famous pub grub. From fish and chips to shepherd’s pie, there are plenty of traditional Irish dishes to choose from.

Whether you’re looking for culture, history, or just a good time, Dublin is an ideal destination. With its unique attractions and vibrant culture, it’s no wonder why so many visitors flock to this captivating city. Make sure to add it to your list of must-see destinations!

3-day itinerary for visiting Dublin:

Day 1:

  • 9:00 a.m.: Start your day with a visit to the Guinness Storehouse, a popular tourist attraction located in the heart of Dublin. Here you can learn about the history and production of Guinness beer, and enjoy a pint of Guinness in the rooftop Gravity Bar with panoramic views of the city. The storehouse is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is easily accessible by foot or public transportation.
  • 12:00 p.m.: Head to the Temple Bar area for lunch and some shopping. Temple Bar is a lively neighborhood known for its restaurants, bars, and cultural attractions. You can find a wide range of dining options, from traditional Irish pubs to international cuisine. After lunch, explore the cobblestone streets and browse the local shops and markets.
  • 3:00 p.m.: Spend the afternoon at the Dublin Castle, a historic castle and government complex located in the heart of the city. The castle is open for tours from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and offers guided tours of the castle’s state apartments, medieval tower, and other attractions.
  • 6:00 p.m.: Finish the day with a traditional Irish dinner at a local pub. Some popular options include The Brazen Head (Dublin’s oldest pub), The Long Hall, and The Porterhouse.

Day 2:

  • 9:00 a.m.: Start your day with a visit to the National Gallery of Ireland, a world-class art museum located in the city center. The gallery is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and features a wide range of Irish and international artworks, including paintings, sculptures, and prints.
  • 12:00 p.m.: Take a break for lunch at one of Dublin’s many food markets, such as the Dublin Food Co-op or the Temple Bar Food Market. These markets offer a variety of local and international food options, as well as live music and other entertainment.
  • 2:00 p.m.: After lunch, head to the Phoenix Park, a large urban park located on the outskirts of the city. The park is home to a variety of attractions, including the Dublin Zoo, the Victorian People’s Flower Gardens, and the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre.
  • 6:00 p.m.: Finish the day with a visit to the Jameson Distillery, a popular tourist attraction located in the historic Smithfield area of Dublin. The distillery offers guided tours and tastings of Jameson Irish whiskey, as well as a restaurant and gift shop.https://lovetovisitireland.com/place/the-old-jameson-distillery/

Day 3:

  • 9:00 a.m.: Start your day with a visit to the Trinity College Library, home to the famous Book of Kells, a 9th-century illuminated manuscript of the Gospels. The library is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and offers guided tours of the Book of Kells exhibition and the Old Library.
  • 12:00 p.m.: Head to the St. Stephen’s Green area for lunch and some shopping. St. Stephen’s Green is a popular park and shopping district located in the city center, with a variety of restaurants, cafes, and stores to choose from.
  • 2:00 p.m.: After lunch, visit the National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology, a museum located in the heart of the city that is dedicated to the history and culture of Ireland. The museum is open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and features a wide range of exhibits, including ancient artifacts, jewelry, and pottery.
  • 6:00 p.m.: Finish the day with a traditional Irish music session at a local pub. Dublin is known for its vibrant music scene, and you can find live music at many pubs and bars throughout the city. Some popular options include The Cobblestone, The Purty Kitchen, and The International Bar.

I hope this itinerary provides some ideas and inspiration for your visit to Dublin. There are many other attractions and activities to choose from, so feel free to mix and match or add your own preferences to the itinerary.

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Last updated May 29, 2023


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Karen inight

Tuesday 28th of February 2023

Note all attractions have last admission entry each weekday at 5:15 pm ,public transport finishes at 6 pm ,none on public holidays ,all attractions are closed on religious days i.e easter weekend,christmas,new year etc ,easter rising commemorations take place in o’ connell st and surrounding areas,president higgins and government ministers are present ,means no bags or phones are allowed ! Hotels are booked solid throughtill october now ,and are veryvery expensive .

Pamela Vallejos

Sunday 25th of December 2022

Mabe, you have others itinerary. I' m from Chile, 66 years old, I love Ireland, can I wrote in spanish next time, is better for my, my grama in not the best. Thanks Pamela