Route & dates
5 days in Galway & Dublin Itinerary
Fly + bus: 38h
Galway— 1 night
Drive: 2h 15min
Dublin— 1 day
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.On the 5th (Wed), kick back and relax at Salthill Beaches, appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade, then don't miss a visit to Quay Street, and finally walk around Eyre Square.
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Sydney, Australia to Galway is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Galway. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Dublin.
Things to do in Galway
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A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at National Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, and then examine the collection at Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin.
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Traveling by car from Galway to Dublin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Dublin
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