Belclare Tourism

Belclare is a small village in County Galway, western Ireland. The village is on the R333 road approximately 7 km. from Tuam. It has a little parish church (The Church of the Sacred Heart), a small primary school, Canavans shop, pub and post office, a community centre, a GAA pitch and a playground. Knockma, also known as Castle Hackett hill, is situated 2 km west of Belclare. Maeve the legendary Queen of Connacht is reputed to be buried in the Cairn on the summit of the hill from which one of the greatest panoramic views in Ireland may be obtained. The movie A Very Unlucky Leprechaun starring Warwick Davis and Tim Matheson was filmed at Castlehackett House and Knockma. The 1969 movie Alfred the Great was also filmed in the Castlehackett area. The 2004 TV series Foreign Exchange starring Zachary Garred and Lynn Styles was filmed at Castlehackett House which was called "O'Keeffe's College" in the series. Belclare is part of the parish of Corofin whose Gaelic Football team won the All-Ireland Senior Club Football Championship in 1998 and 2015

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A place in Ireland, Belclare is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Belclare is Limerick. Take a short trip from Belclare and set some time aside to explore the Limerick. Dotted with places like King John's Castle, The Hunt Museum, Lough Gur Heritage Centre; it will definitely be a good idea. Popular vacation packages of Belclare are of 1-2 days.

  • Know the pollution level of Belclare before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 47.06 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 19.12 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.78 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 29.41 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.41 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.12 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Belclare for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Belclare.

    • Burglary and Theft 31.44 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.88 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.11 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.76 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 19.7 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.95 (Low)
    • Attacks 28.03 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.32 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.53 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.47 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.53 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.53 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Belclare is 173.53 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.86 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.11 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.73 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.84 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 47.65 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.92 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 80.97 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Belclare

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.93 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 89.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.95 USD

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