Route & dates
Galway— 4 nights
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.Your inner history buff will appreciate Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden. Take a break from the city and head to Cliffs of Moher and Salthill Beaches. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Galway: Burren National Park (in Corofin), Moher Hill Open Farm and Leisure Park (in Liscannor) and King John's Castle (in Limerick). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Salthill Promenade, step into the grandiose world of Ashford Castle, explore the striking landscape of Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, and make a trip to Sky Rd.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Galway road trip tool.
If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. In August, daytime highs in Galway are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Galway
Liscannor, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Sky Rd, Ashford Castle, Burren National Park
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