Cheap 3-Day Ireland Road Trip in Dublin

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Summary

Duration
3 days & 2 nights
Available
Jan. - Dec.
Hotel
2 nights included
Car rental
3 days included
Flights
Optional
Travel app
All vouchers, itinerary, & map

Description

Kickstart an unforgettable journey with this 3-day cheap road trip in Ireland, tailored for travelers on a budget. Explore Dublin, where every turn is a new discovery.

Explore Ireland for less with this 3-day self-drive package. This customizable and cheap Ireland travel package promises non-stop adventure. We'll introduce you to many famous and affordable vacation spots in the country. Dine with locals at popular restaurants and bars across Ireland and get a taste of the people’s hospitality and authentic food.

This travel plan allows you to stay comfortably at a top-rated budget hotel for 2 nights in Dublin. We'll help you have an unforgettable road trip experience in Ireland at the lowest price!

On arrival in Dublin, you'll pick up your rental vehicle. From there, you'll begin your journey to the best and cheapest places to travel to in Ireland. Ireland offers a wealth of world-class natural and scenic beauty you wouldn't want to miss!

During your cheap holiday in Ireland, the choice of accommodation is entirely yours. Enjoy the freedom to select the ideal budget-friendly stay that perfectly matches your needs. Rest assured, your affordable accommodation will provide a welcoming retreat after a day of exploration and discovery.

Your camera will be full of memories you can share with friends and family or on social media.

Throughout your road trip in Ireland, take breaks from sightseeing to explore your favorite destinations' top shopping streets and markets. Discover unique souvenirs that will forever remind you of your self-drive adventure in Ireland.

This affordable holiday package includes everything you need for a fantastic 3-day vacation in Ireland. We'll offer you cheap flights and arrange your hotel reservations for 2 nights. We'll also provide you with the best budget rental car in Ireland with CDW insurance.

You can customize your Ireland travel plan for a more personalized holiday experience. Choose from popular and competitively-priced tours and tickets in Ireland and add your picks to your itinerary. For example, get cheap tour tickets to uncover the stories behind Ireland's famous sights. Or, try out some of the most fantastic excursions. There's no better way to add more culture and inspiration to your trip!

Booking this cheap holiday package in Ireland offers you many perks. You'll get 24/7 travel support. In addition, you'll have access to a step-by-step guide in our mobile app. Here, you'll find all your travel documents organized in one place.

So what are you waiting for? Enjoy a hassle-free vacation in Ireland with this cheap holiday deal! The best and most affordable tours in Ireland fill up fast, so book your adventure today!

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Included

Hotel, 2 nights
Rental car, 3 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Aerial view of Dublin city center at sunset with River Liffey and Samuel Beckett bridge in the middle. Bridge designed by Santiago Calatrava.Dublin / 2 nights

Map

Attractions

Photo of Phoenix park with a beautiful view, Dublin, Ireland.Phoenix Park
St Stephen's GreenSt Stephen's Green
Dublin CastleDublin Castle
Photo of the entrance to Dublin Zoo in the Phoenix park, Dublin. Opened in 1831 it covers an area of 28 hectares in the heart of Dublin City.Dublin Zoo
Photo of Guinness Storehouse, Popular Tourist Attraction in Dublin, Ireland.Guinness Storehouse
Photo of Greenhouse in The National Botanic Garden in Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland.National Botanic Gardens
Photo of view of famous illuminated Ha Penny Bridge in Dublin, Ireland at sunset.Ha'penny Bridge

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Round trip
Economy
Round trip
Economy

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Flights

Round trip
Economy
Round trip
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Travel dates

Include flights?

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Travelers

Rooms

Flights

Car
Yes
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Car

Small car

Small car

Category
small car
Transmission
People
Large bags
Medium car

Medium car

Category
Medium
Transmission
People
Large bags
Premium car

Premium car

Category
premium car
Transmission
People
Large bags

Hotels

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Day 1

Day 1 – Dublin - arrival day

  • Dublin - Arrival day
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  • St Stephen's Green
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Your exciting road trip through Ireland starts when you reach the incredible city of Dublin, where you'll stay for 2 nights. You'll pick up your rental car in Dublin and begin your adventure in Ireland.

Dublin is a popular cheap holiday destination in Ireland with something to offer every traveler. More than a city in Ireland, Dublin is also a great place to find top-rated budget accommodations. You'll find many of these accommodations close to bustling markets and cultural attractions.

Indulge in the culinary wonders of Dublin, where exceptional dining and drinking experiences await at unbeatable prices. Explore the city's diverse venues, ensuring a memorable culinary journey for every visitor.

One place locals and cheap holiday-goers recommend is FX Buckley Steakhouse Temple Bar. This restaurant is known for its delicious and comforting foods and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,660 customers.

Shouk is another popular restaurant you can eat at to ensure an affordable and pleasant vacation. This restaurant serves good food at low prices and has an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,608 customers.

PHX Bistro has a menu of appetizing and reasonably priced meals, so you might want to check it out too. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 1,038 reviews.

The Temple Bar Pub is a great spot where you can enjoy a refreshing drink after an active day. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 25,491 customers.

The Brazen Head is another excellent place to relax and have a drink or two after a busy day. The Brazen Head has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 11,980 bar-goers, proving it's one of the most popular bars in Dublin.

You might also want to cap the night off at The Church Café, Late Bar & Restaurant, a fascinating bar that 10,779 customers have rated 4.4 out of 5 stars in their reviews.

Enjoy toasting the start of a terrific road trip vacation and a cheap holiday experience in Ireland!

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Experiences

Day 2

Day 2 – Dublin

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Drive 23 km, 1 hour 32 min

  • Phoenix Park
  • Dublin Zoo
  • Guinness Storehouse
  • Dublin Castle
  • National Botanic Gardens
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Day 2 of your road trip adventure means another chance to make the best memories in this cheap holiday destination in Ireland. Prepare to be blown away by the city of Dublin!

Cheap, budget vacations are nothing but incredible, especially when you’re in Ireland. To have the best affordable travel experience in Ireland, make time for some unique, challenging, or inspiring activities. Adding a tour to your travel plan promises a one-of-a kind adventure that will make your cheap vacation in Ireland unforgettable. Fortunately, you'll find plenty of budget-friendly tours and cheap holiday deals in Ireland.

After a long day of exploring and making the most of your budget vacation in Ireland, treat yourself to a hearty meal and a refreshing drink. You’ll find many great restaurants and bars in Dublin that offer delicious foods and drinks to help keep you going.

Eat at The Vintage Kitchen. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 911 reviews.

You can also check out Chapter One Restaurant. Offering appetizing foods and refreshing beverages at reasonable prices, this restaurant is an excellent choice for budget travelers. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 849 diners.

Another great restaurant we recommend you go to after your activities is Mr Fox. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 690 customers, this restaurant is sure to provide you with a memorable dining experience.

If you’re not ready to call it a day, pop into the top-rated Porterhouse Temple Bar. This bar is considered one of the best in Dublin and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 7,884 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Light House Cinema, rated 4.8 out of 5 stars by 3,744 customers. Alternatively, go to The Old Storehouse Bar and Restaurant. This is one of the most frequently recommended bars in Dublin and boasts an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 4,719 reviews.

Raise your glass to celebrate your fun and affordable travel experience in the city of Dublin!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Dublin - departure day

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  • Ha'penny Bridge
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Your budget road trip vacation in Ireland is about to end. Day 3 is your departure day and your last chance to capture the beauty of Dublin.

Optimize your last day in Ireland and go on a shopping spree in Dublin’s shopping center. This bustling commercial district is conveniently located near your lodging, granting you leisure time to roam and explore its assortment of establishments.

If you love the adrenaline rush of hunting for the best offers and deals in Ireland, you’re in for a treat. A variety of goods and gifts await your discovery.

Before you conclude your road trip in Ireland, drop by another restaurant for a last chance at a memorable dining experience in Dublin.

If you have an appetite for one last delicious meal in Dublin, consider a top-rated restaurant like The Stags Head. This restaurant has a menu of appetizing and affordable meals and is rated at an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,691 customers.

The Celt is an excellent alternative if you feel like eating something else. This restaurant serves a variety of savory and budget-friendly dishes and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 4,507 customers.

Another popular restaurant you could check out is O'Donoghues Bar. Rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,110 customers, this restaurant is a great place to enjoy meals that will remind you of Ireland and your fun memories in Dublin.

You’ll then say farewell to Dublin. Drive to the airport, return your car, and take the opportunity to get some last-minute souvenirs before you board your flight home. We wish you a pleasant journey and hope you leave with many wonderful memories of your road trip in Ireland!

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