Southwest Ireland

Dingle – Killarney – Cork

Southwest Ireland

Welcome to Ireland!


Make it Yours

Our Southwest Ireland Tour is ideal for those looking to spend a week in Ireland’s most popular region.  From the rugged and picturesque Dingle Peninsula, through the buzzing town of Killarney, and ending in Ireland’s unofficial capital city of Cork, you’ll have a taste of what the Irish countryside has to offer! This itinerary option is a wonderful opportunity for an Ireland self drive tour, or a privately chauffeured Ireland tour!

Above all, consult with your Destination Specialist. We will ensure that the highlights of your trip are booked in advance so you won’t miss out on the fun!  Lots of time at leisure will be built in so you can explore on your own, and at your own pace. Let the journey guide you.

  • Accommodation – Ireland offers a wide range of accommodation styles including boutique hotels, charming B&B’s, and luxurious castle hotels.  Juniper Tours will select where you stay based on your preferences.
  • Transportation – All of the dots will be connected based on your preferences and budget.  The description of this itinerary includes a private driver, however it would be a great option for a self drive Ireland tour. Airport transfers, car rentals, train passes, even private chauffeurs!
  • Day tours and entrance tickets – pre-scheduled tours and experiences for a seamless and enriching travel experience!
Southwest Ireland Route

Southwest Ireland Daily Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Dingle

Welcome to Ireland! As you arrive, a private driver will meet you at the airport to take you to your first stop in the Southwest of the country, Dingle. Check into your hotel and spend the evening relaxing before a busy day of sightseeing tomorrow.

Overnight in Dingle

Day 2: Dingle

When visiting Dingle it is a must to take a tour boat to see the rich blue waters and hilly and rugged geography of this storybook peninsula. Spend your morning wandering the colorful town visiting local cheese shops and the afternoon watching the waves crash onto the shore.

Overnight in Dingle

Day 3: Dingle to Killarney

Today a private driver will pick you up from your accommodations and take you to Killarney. Once at your new accommodations, leave your bags, put on your walking shoes and begin a day of sightseeing.  Your private driver will take you to Killarney National Park to see the beautiful Torc Waterfalls. These waterfalls are a short walk away from the car lot but if you’re feeling up for it continue onto a harder hike with even better views.

Overnight in Killarney

Day 4: Killarney to Cork

A private driver will pick you up from your accommodation and take you to your final destination, Cork. We suggest taking a longer, but scenic route detouring through the famous Ring of Kerry.  

Overnight in Cork

Day 5: Cork

Spend the day sightseeing Cork. In the morning, your private driver will take you on a trip to see Blarney castle. In the afternoon enjoy a guided tour of Cork City Museum.

Overnight in Cork

Day 6: Cork

Enjoy a day to experience Cork at your leisure. We recommend taking a trip to Jameson Distillery or Spike Island. Whatever you decide to do, your destination specialist will be there to guide you.

Overnight in Cork

Day 7: Depart for Home

As you begin to say farewell to your time in Southwest Ireland, a private driver will pick you up at a pre-arranged time to take you to the airport departure hall.

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Your Southwest Ireland Tour at a glance:

Southwest Ireland Highlights:

Selected activities based on your interests

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