5 days in Dublin & County Galway Itinerary

5 days in Dublin & County Galway Itinerary

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1
Dublin
— 2 nights
2
Galway
— 2 nights

2
nights
Dublin

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Kids will enjoy Kilmainham Gaol Museum and Temple Bar. There's lots more to do: walk around St Stephens Green, examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, take in the views from Ha'penny Bridge, and admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Dublin trip app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Dublin. In July in Dublin, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

2
nights
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.
On the 18th (Sat), let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, kick back and relax at Salthill Beaches, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Wormhole. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, thencruise along Wild Atlantic Way, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Eyre Square.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Galway day trip planner.

You can drive from Dublin to Galway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Dublin, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Galway, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

The Wormhole
Highlights from your plan
The Wormhole ©
The Wormhole
Salthill Beaches ©
Salthill Beaches
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way

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