4 days in Galway Itinerary

4 days in Galway Itinerary

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— 3 nights


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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Michael Davitt Museum and National Museum of Ireland - Country Life. Get some cultural insight at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden and Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum. Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Hennigan's Heritage Centre (in Swinford), Craggaunowen (in Sixmilebridge) and Ballina (Belleek Castle Museum & Jackie Clarke Collection). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Galway City Museum, examine the collection at The Galway Fisheries Watchtower Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Quin Abbey, and contemplate the long history of Galway Arts Centre.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Galway day trip site.

If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ballina, Quin Abbey, Michael Davitt Museum, Hennigan's Heritage Centre, Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum
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Michael Davitt Museum ©
Michael Davitt Museum
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
National Museum of Ireland - Country Life ©