8 days in Galway Itinerary

8 days in Galway Itinerary

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— 7 nights


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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Galway City Museum. Get in touch with nature at Cliffs of Moher and Aillwee Cave. Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Cong (Royal Abbey of Cong, Pigeon Hole Cave, &more), Doolin Cave (in Doolin) and Burren National Park (in Corofin). Spend the 23rd (Wed) among the memorable landscape of The Burren. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade, stroll through The Great Western Greenway, admire the landmark architecture of Galway Cathedral, and identify plant and animal life at Burren Birds of Prey Centre.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Galway tour itinerary planning site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Cong, Ballyvaughan, County Clare, Westport, Belleek Castle Museum
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Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden