7 days in Galway Itinerary
— 6 nights
Sun, Sep 23 - Sat, Sep 29
Galway — 6 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 Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and Saint Nicholas' Collegiate Church for their historical value. Escape the urban bustle at Cliffs of Moher and Burren Birds of Prey Centre. Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Athlone Castle Visitor Centre (in Athlone), Ashford Castle (in Cong) and Burren Perfumery (in Carran). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Lahinch Beach, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Country Life, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old Kilbeggan Distillery, and delve into the distant past at Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre.
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If you are flying in from France, the closest major aiports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. In September, daytime highs in Galway are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.
Dungaire Castle, Lahinch Beach, Athlone Castle Visitor Centre, Burren Birds of Prey Centre, Ashford Castle
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