5 days in Galway & Connemara Itinerary

5 days in Galway & Connemara Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Perpignan
Fly + Drive:  9 h 45 min
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Galway
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
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Oughterard
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Perpignan

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Galway

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.
Get in touch with nature at Cliffs of Moher and Aillwee Cave. Do some cultural sightseeing at Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Salthill Promenade. Go for a jaunt from Galway to Corofin to see Burren National Park about 54 minutes away. On the 7th (Wed), spend a cool day on the water with Charter Ireland.

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Perpignan, France to Galway is an approximately 8- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Perpignan to Galway due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Perpignan in March; daily highs in Galway reach 9°C and lows reach 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Oughterard.

Things to do in Galway

Tours Outdoors Transportation

Side Trips

Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Burren National Park, Aillwee Cave
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Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park

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Oughterard

Oughterard ©
Oughterard is a small town on the banks of the Owenriff River close to the western shore of Lough Corrib in County Galway, Ireland. On the 8th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Monk's Fishing House.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Oughterard trip planner.

Traveling by car from Galway to Oughterard takes an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Oughterard

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Monk's Fishing House
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Monk's Fishing House ©
Monk's Fishing House

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