5 days in Galway Itinerary

5 days in Galway Itinerary

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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 Dog's Bay Beach and Foxford Woollen Mills Visitor Centre. Visit Bunratty Castle and Cong Abbey for their historical value. Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Thomond Park Stadium (in Limerick), Renvyle Beach (in Renvyle) and Joyce Country Sheepdogs (in Shanafaraghaun). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Belleek Castle Museum, see the interesting displays at Michael Davitt Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ballintubber Abbey, and explore the striking landscape of Connemara National Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Galway itinerary builder.

If you are flying in from Uruguay, the closest major airports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. January in Galway sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

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Foxford, Ballintubber Abbey, Dog's Bay Beach, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Belleek Castle Museum
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Connemara National Park ©
Connemara National Park
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
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Michael Davitt Museum

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