5 days in Galway Itinerary

5 days in Galway Itinerary

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— 4 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Salthill Beaches and Dog's Bay Beach. Get some cultural insight at Thomond Park Stadium and Ballintubber Abbey. Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Royal Abbey of Cong (in Cong), Dromoland Castle (in Newmarket-on-Fergus) and Renvyle Beach (in Renvyle). There's still lots to do: experience rural life at Joyce Country Sheepdogs, steep yourself in history at Tyrone House, stop by Foxford Woollen Mills & Visitor Centre, and walk around Coole Park Nature Reserve.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Galway day trip tool.

If you are flying in from Uruguay, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in January, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Foxford, Coole Park Nature Reserve, Tyrone House, Dog's Bay Beach, Royal Abbey of Cong
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Salthill Beaches ©
Salthill Beaches
Michael Davitt Museum ©
Michael Davitt Museum
Dromoland Castle ©
Dromoland Castle