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Galway— 2 nights
City of the Tribes
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.Step out of Galway with an excursion to Bunratty Castle & Folk Park in Bunratty--about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, cruise along Wild Atlantic Way, don't miss a visit to Quay Street, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade.
To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Galway online visit planner.
If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. October in Galway sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Galway
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
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