Galway Itinerary 5 Days

Explore the best places to visit in 5 days in Galway with this travel itinerary for a memorable experience!

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5 Days in Galway - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Galway is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Galway when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Galway tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Galway ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Galway. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Galway. You can visit popular places in Galway, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Galway?

The budget cost of 5 days in Galway is USD 830. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Galway 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Galway are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Galway in 5 days?

Connemara National Park, Trad On The Prom, Salthill Promenade, Quay Street must be a part of your Galway itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Eyre Square, Galway Cathedral, Galway City Museum. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Galway, you can add Galway Atlantaquaria and St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Galway travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Galway like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Galway.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Galway in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Galway on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Galway

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Galway. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Galway for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Galway, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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