5 days in Galway Itinerary

5 days in Galway Itinerary

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Galway
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Galway

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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at O`Dalaigh Jewellers and Hazel Mountain Chocolates. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre and Royal Abbey of Cong. Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Dromoland Castle (in Newmarket-on-Fergus), Thomond Park Stadium (in Limerick) and Irish Crafts - Doolin (in Doolin). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Salthill Beaches, walk around Coole Park Nature Reserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fanore Beach, and examine the collection at Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, you can read our Galway trip itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 45°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Spiddal, Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark, Hazel Mountain Chocolates, Coole Park Nature Reserve, Irish Crafts - Doolin
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Salthill Beaches ©
Salthill Beaches
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre ©
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre
Dromoland Castle ©
Dromoland Castle

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