4 days in Galway Itinerary

4 days in Galway Itinerary

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Galway
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Galway

A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Escape the urban bustle at Joyce Country Sheepdogs and Hillwalk Tours. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Irish Workhouse Centre and National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galway: Hag's Head (in Liscannor), Cong Abbey (in Cong) and Michael Davitt Museum (in Foxford). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Quin Abbey, get your game on at Turoe Pet Farm and Leisure Park, play a few rounds at Dromoland Castle, and step into the grandiose world of Aughnanure Castle.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Galway travel itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. In October in Galway, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Sightseeing Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Joyce Country Sheepdogs, The Irish Workhouse Centre, Michael Davitt Museum, Turoe Pet Farm and Leisure Park, Aughnanure Castle
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Cong Abbey
Dromoland Castle

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