5 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

5 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

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5 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly + Bus:  8​h 30​min
1
Galway
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Leenane
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Tulsk
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Berlin

1
night
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 17th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Claregalway Castle.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Galway trip site .

Berlin, Germany to Galway is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Galway. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in January, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Leenane.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Kilmacduagh Tower, Loughwell Farm Park, Claregalway Castle
Highlights from your plan
Kilmacduagh Tower ©
Kilmacduagh Tower
Riverside Walk ©
Riverside Walk
Claregalway Castle ©
Claregalway Castle

2
nights
Leenane

Leenane ©
Leenaun, also Leenane, is a village and 1,845 acre townland in County Galway, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): kick back and relax at Glassilaun Beach, then steep yourself in history at Royal Abbey of Cong, then contemplate the long history of Monk's Fishing House, and finally relax in the rural setting at Joyce Country Sheepdogs. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Renvyle Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Gothic Chapel, and then admire the natural beauty at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Leenane driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Galway to Leenane takes 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Leenane are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tulsk.

Things to do in Leenane

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cong, Kylemore, Joyce Country Sheepdogs, Renvyle Beach
Highlights from your plan
Glassilaun Beach ©
Glassilaun Beach
Gothic Chapel ©
Gothic Chapel
Royal Abbey of Cong ©
Royal Abbey of Cong

1
night
Tulsk

Tulsk ©
Tulsk is a village in County Roscommon, Ireland. To see traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Tulsk trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Leenane to Tulsk in 2 hours. January in Tulsk sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tulsk

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Elphin Windmill
Highlights from your plan
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre ©
Elphin Windmill ©
Elphin Windmill

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