YOUR GUIDE TO IRELAND
A Land of Natural Beauty, Cultural Delights, and Welcoming Spirit
Discover the magic of Gaelic traditions, explore ancient historical sites like Newgrange, and embrace the enchanting melodies of traditional Irish music. Whether you're exploring the vibrant streets of Temple Bar or wandering through the serene countryside, Ireland will leave you with unforgettable experiences and a sense of timeless charm.
Top Attractions & Activities:
Have fun in Dublin
Admire the Cliffs of Moher
See the Giant’s Causeway
Drive along the Ring of Kerry
Spend time in Cork
Party on St. Patrick’s Day
Kiss the Blarney Stone
See historic castles
Capital and Population:
The capital city of Ireland is Dublin.
Population: 5.033 Million
The official languages of Ireland are Irish and English.
The official currency of Ireland is Euro (EUR).
In Ireland, there are two currencies you'll need depending on where you travel. The Euro is used in the Republic of Ireland.
Credit and debit cards are widely accepted throughout Ireland, especially in larger cities and tourist areas. However, it's advisable to carry some cash for smaller establishments and remote areas.
It's recommended to have some cash on hand for smaller purchases, public transportation, and places that might not accept cards.
Avoid exchanging currency at airports or touristy areas, as they often charge higher fees and offer less favorable exchange rates.
Best Time to Visit and Weather:
The best time to visit Ireland in terms of weather and crowds is between March and May, and September to November. These months are not as crowded as summer and not as cold as winter.
Having said that, Ireland has a mild, temperate climate, and you can visit any time of year, though it can be rainy at times. In most cases, weather changes are not drastic.
Summer (June, July, and August) is the hottest season in Ireland. This is also the time when the landscapes are most vibrant and the days are the longest. It is, however, crowded, and travel costs are high.
Although some sites close in late October and temperatures drop, it remains above freezing throughout the winter. This is a wonderful time to visit Ireland because it is at its most peaceful.
Ireland is often referred to as the "Emerald Isle" due to its stunning green landscapes, lush countryside, and rolling hills.
Ireland has a strong literary heritage, with renowned writers like James Joyce, Oscar Wilde, Samuel Beckett, and W.B. Yeats hailing from the country. Dublin, the capital, is a UNESCO City of Literature.
St. Patrick's Day, celebrated on March 17th, is a significant cultural and religious holiday in Ireland.
Ireland has a rich ancient history, with notable sites such as Newgrange, a prehistoric monument older than the Egyptian pyramids..