3 days in Galway Itinerary
— 2 nights
Thu, Oct 4 - Sat, Oct 6
Galway — 2 nights
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 Aughnanure Castle and Royal Abbey of Cong. Step out of the city life by going to Lahinch Beach and Cliffs of Moher. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Galway: The Irish Workhouse Centre (in Portumna), Dromoland Castle (in Newmarket-on-Fergus) and Hag's Head (in Liscannor). It doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Riverside Walk.
For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Galway road trip planning app.
If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. October in Galway sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6: