3 days in Galway Itinerary
— 2 nights
Wed, Aug 8 - Fri, Aug 10
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.Visit Royal Abbey of Cong and Aughnanure Castle for their historical value. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Riverside Walk and Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Galway side-trips: Turoe Pet Farm & Leisure Park (in Loughrea) and The Wormhole (in Inishmore). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Salthill Beaches.
For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Galway trip itinerary planner.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in August, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.
Aughnanure Castle, Turoe Pet Farm & Leisure Park, The Wormhole, Royal Abbey of Cong, Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum
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