7 days in County Galway Itinerary

7 days in County Galway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Inishmore
— 2 nights
2
Shanafaraghaun
— 1 night
3
Galway
— 3 nights

2
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 11th (Fri): kick back and relax at Kilmurvey Beach, thenstop by Aran Sweater Market, thenexplore the ancient world of Dun Duchathair, and finally delve into the distant past at Dun Aonghasa.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Inishmore trip planner.

London, UK to Inishmore is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. May in Inishmore sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Shanafaraghaun.

Things to do in Inishmore

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Kilmurvey Beach ©
Kilmurvey Beach
Dun Aonghasa ©
Dun Aonghasa
Aran Sweater Market ©
Aran Sweater Market

1
night
Shanafaraghaun

Shanafaraghaun ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): relax in the rural setting at Joyce Country Sheepdogs and then step into the grandiose world of Ashford Castle. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden and then don't miss a visit to Sky Rd.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Shanafaraghaun road trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Inishmore to Shanafaraghaun. In May, daily temperatures in Shanafaraghaun can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Galway.

Things to do in Shanafaraghaun

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Sky Rd, Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, Ashford Castle
Highlights from your plan
Joyce Country Sheepdogs ©
Joyce Country Sheepdogs
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
Sky Rd ©
Sky Rd

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galway: Aillwee Cave (in Ballyvaughan), Cliffs of Moher (in Liscannor) and Burren National Park (in Corofin). There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Wild Atlantic Way, explore the activities along Galway Bay, admire the landmark architecture of Galway Cathedral, and find something for the whole family at Galway City Karting.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Galway online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Shanafaraghaun to Galway by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Aillwee Cave, Cliffs of Moher, Burren National Park
Highlights from your plan
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Quay Street ©
Quay Street