Salthill Promenade, Galway

4.4
#2 of 15 in Historic Sites in Galway
Lined by bars, restaurants, and hotels, Salthill Promenade stretches along Galway Bay. The "Prom," as the locals call it, is the longest seaside promenade in the country, attracting both casual strollers and long-distance joggers. You can reach the promenade from any part of the city in about five minutes by simply heading toward the water. As you walk or run along this sign-posted path, remember the local tradition that claims kicking the prom wall unfailingly brings good luck. Time your stroll or jog for late afternoon when the promenade becomes a prime spot for watching the sunset. To visit Salthill Promenade on your holiday in Galway, and find out what else Galway has to offer, use our Galway day trip planner.
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  • We enjoyed walking along the Promenade several times during our visit to Galway. The views are great. There is a level walking path of two miles or so. We found many places along the Promenade to rest...  more »
  • Stunning scenery and a great place for a morning walk. Birds abounded and the weather was wonderful.  more »
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