5 days in Galway & Inishmore Itinerary

5 days in Galway & Inishmore Itinerary

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5 days in Galway & Inishmore Itinerary

Start: Galway
1
Galway
— 1 night
taxi + ferry:  2​h
2
Inishmore
— 3 nights
ferry + taxi:  2​h
End: Galway

1
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Galway

Galway ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Lynch's Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Galway Cathedral, then see the top attractions with Faherty Tours, and finally look for gifts at Hazel Mountain Chocolates. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Salthill Promenade, take in the exciting artwork at Spiddal Craft & Design Studios, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Cong Heritage Trail, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ashford Castle.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Galway trip builder .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport and Cork Airport. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in September, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Cong, Hazel Mountain Chocolates, Spiddal Craft & Design Studios
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Galway Cathedral ©
Galway Cathedral
Ashford Castle ©
Ashford Castle
Salthill Promenade ©
Salthill Promenade

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nights
Inishmore

Inishmore ©
Inishmore represents the largest of the Aran Islands and has a strong commitment to maintaining the Irish language, culture, and ancient attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the ancient world of Dun Eoghanachta, explore the ancient world of Dun Aonghasa, don't miss a visit to Teampall Bhean'in, then delve into the distant past at Dun Duchathair, then stop by Aran Sweater Market, and finally explore the ancient world of Dun Eochla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): delve into the distant past at Na Seacht Teampaill (The Seven Churches) and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Wormhole.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Inishmore road trip planning app .

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Galway to Inishmore in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. September in Inishmore sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inishmore

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Dun Aonghasa ©
Dun Aonghasa
Dun Eochla ©
Dun Eochla