Menlo Castle / Blake's Castle, Galway

#8 of 15 in Historic Sites in Galway
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  • Heard about this castle on Instagram. A bit hard to locate....just keep walking! Worth the visit to see the ruins. Nice water view from the site with rowers passing by.  more »
  • Me and my friends walked from Corrib Village to Menlo Castle and it took us around 1h15m to reach there but it was worth visiting the place. It is a beautiful castle with corrib river running just...  more »
  • Absolutely beautiful castle ruins! Just climb over the metal gate and walk the short path and you are there! You might be greeted along the way by horses or when you are there by boats on the river! The castle is gorgeous and full of ivy which makes for some amazing pictures! Free to get into and plenty of parking!
  • Beautiful place. Very serene. Don't be put off by the no trespassing signs, just climb over the gates and walk through.

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