6 days in Cong & Galway Itinerary

6 days in Cong & Galway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cong
— 2 nights
2
Galway
— 3 nights

2
nights
Cong

Cong ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at National Museum of Ireland - Country Life, see the interesting displays at Michael Davitt Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock, thenstep into the grandiose world of Ashford Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Royal Abbey of Cong.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cong trip itinerary planner.

Galway to Cong is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Cong

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Michael Davitt Museum, National Museum of Ireland - Country Life, National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock
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Michael Davitt Museum ©
Michael Davitt Museum
National Museum of Ireland - Country Life ©
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock ©
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Galway: Burren National Park (in Corofin), Aillwee Cave (in Ballyvaughan) and Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (in Bunratty). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Wild Atlantic Way, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, admire the striking features of Galway Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Galway travel route planning website.

You can drive from Cong to Galway in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Galway, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Burren National Park, Aillwee Cave, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Poulnabrone Dolmen
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Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre ©
Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre