5 days in County Galway & Connemara Itinerary

5 days in County Galway & Connemara Itinerary

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Galway
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Clifden
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Galway

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City of the Tribes

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.
Galway is known for nightlife, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, take an in-depth tour of Galway City Museum, explore the activities along Galway Bay, and don't miss a visit to Quay Street.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Galway online travel route planner.

Dublin to Galway is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Clifden.

Things to do in Galway

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

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Clifden

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The town of Clifden represents a beloved Victorian style and is known for its position along County Galway's coast.
On the 6th (Tue), make a trip to Sky Rd, then admire the natural beauty at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, and then glide peacefully along the water with Real Adventures Connemara.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Clifden trip planner.

Traveling by car from Galway to Clifden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Clifden

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Adventure

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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Real Adventures Connemara
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Sky Rd
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