Route & dates
Galway— 3 nights
Fri, May 3 - Mon, May 6
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.Discover out-of-the-way places like Riverside Walk and Salthill Beaches. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Galway: Ashford Castle (in Cong), Burren National Park (in Corofin) and National Museum of Ireland - Country Life (in Castlebar). Spend the 4th (Sat) among the memorable landscape of The Burren. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Croagh Patrick, identify plant and animal life at Burren Birds of Prey Centre, and steep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen.
For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Galway trip builder website.
If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. May in Galway sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Galway
County Clare, Burren Birds of Prey Centre, Ashford Castle, Croagh Patrick, Burren National Park
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