5 days in Inishmore & Galway Itinerary

5 days in Inishmore & Galway Itinerary

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5 days in Inishmore & Galway Itinerary

Galway
taxi + ferry:  1​h 45​min
Inishmore
— 2 nights
ferry + taxi:  1​h 45​min
Galway
— 2 nights
Galway

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Inishmore

Inishmore ©
Inishmore represents the largest of the Aran Islands and has a strong commitment to maintaining the Irish language, culture, and ancient attractions.
On the 22nd (Fri), stop by Mary O'Flaherty, then delve into the distant past at Dun Eoghanachta, then trek along The Worm Hole (Poll na bPeist), and finally delve into the distant past at Dun Aonghasa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): delve into the distant past at Dun Duchathair, then explore the striking landscape at Blow Holes, and then kick back and relax at Kilmurvey Beach.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Inishmore holiday planner.

Galway to Inishmore is an approximately 2-hour combination of taxi and ferry. September in Inishmore sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Galway.

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The Worm Hole (Poll na bPeist) ©
The Worm Hole (Poll na bPeist)
Dun Aonghasa ©
Dun Aonghasa

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Galway

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 Connemara National Park and Doolin Cave. Venture out of the city with trips to Aillwee Cave (in Ballyvaughan), Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (in Bunratty) and Burren National Park (in Corofin). The adventure continues: stroll through Eyre Square and appreciate the history behind Galway City Museum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Galway trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Inishmore to Galway takes 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Burren National Park, Aillwee Cave, Doolin Cave, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
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Connemara National Park ©
Connemara National Park
Burren National Park ©
Burren National Park
Aillwee Cave ©
Aillwee Cave

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