7 days in Cong & Galway Itinerary

7 days in Cong & Galway Itinerary

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Cong
— 1 night
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Galway
— 4 nights

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Cong — 1 night

Your day by day itinerary now includes Eagles Flying. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): see the interesting displays at National Museum of Ireland - Country Life, examine the collection at Michael Davitt Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock, and finally relax in the rural setting at Graune Pet Farm & Play Centre. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Eagles Flying, stop by The Hungry Monk Art and Craft Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Royal Abbey of Cong, then step into the grandiose world of Ashford Castle, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Cong Heritage Trail.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Cong itinerary app.

Galway to Cong is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Cong can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Galway.
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Galway — 4 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.
Family-friendly places like Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Salthill Promenade will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Galway side-trips: Ballyvaughan (Burren Birds of Prey Centre & Aillwee Cave). Spend the 20th (Mon) exploring nature at Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Quay Street, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Nicholas' Collegiate Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Salthill Beaches, and stroll around Eyre Square.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Galway sightseeing app.

Traveling by car from Cong to Galway takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Galway sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Beaches
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