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A highlight for many visitors to Galway City is strolling along the medieval pedestrianised streets. The area is characterised by buskers, boutiques, unique shops, cafes, bars, & restaurants. It has rightfully earned its unofficial title as 'The Latin Quarter'. Well, now it's official and with support from Failte Ireland & Galway City Council, the area has adopted the name ‘The Latin Quarter’.Arrange your visit to Galway's Latin Quarter and discover more family-friendly attractions in Galway using our Galway trip itinerary website.
Tours to Galway's Latin Quarter
Lassies, castles and battles: Explore Galway on an audio walking tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $7
Duration: 60 to 75 minutes
Galway's Latin Quarter reviews
Lots of evidence of Galway’s medieval history within the Latin Quarter area which stretches from the city centre to the Spanish Arch, containing some of the city’s most historic landmarks. It starts..... more »
Galway’s Latin Quarter is the ultimate Authentic Irish experience. Going post covid I would recommend booking restaurants/pubs in advance. We booked places and pub hopped, getting starters at each... more »
Except for its name (yet another example of Ireland giving away its own culture for the sake of tourism), it is a beautiful street with much to do till very late. You will struggle to find seats at bars here, as if you were in temple bar, but you will definitely have some fun and meet some characters.
Beautiful area, but beware of the tours.. they simply didn’t allow us enough time to take in everything in the area
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