Group Travel Tour Operator and DMC for Galway, Ireland
Dublin, Galway, Connemara and Cliffs of Moher
The vibrant city of Galway is the capital of the West coast of Ireland. Connemara offers a scenic vista of valleys and lakes and a spectacular intricate coastline. The Cliffs of Moher are Ireland’s most visited attraction but no trip to the west coast is complete without the chance to see life on the Aran Islands.
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March - October 2023
Suggested itinerary by coach
Depart the UK
Take the afternoon ferry crossing from Holyhead to Dublin, then a short drive to your hotel in time for dinner.
Free Day in Dublin
(Coach driver’s rest day)
Take a 20 minute tram into Dublin, use your sightseeing bus tour ticket to enjoy the highlights of Dublin, optional visit to the Guinness Storehouse or Jameson Whiskey.
Morning departure from Dublin, we have the afternoon in Galway city famous for its food and music, our walking tour will show you the highlights.
Connemara and Kylemore Abbey
Explore the beautiful Connemara region, admiring the wonderful views of the bogland and magical mountains. See Ross Abbey and the picturesque Cong village and visit the impressive Kylemore Abbey and Gardens, the monastic home of the Irish Benedictine nuns (optional Killary Fjord cruise).
Cliffs of Moher and the Burren
Today, visit the 200-metre high, 8km-long Cliffs of Moher, take the ‘Under’ tour, a one-hour boat where you look up at the stunning natural beauty of the cliffs which were formed 300 million years ago. Then take the ‘Over’ tour that includes entrance to the visitor centre and a walk along the cliff tops, afternoon return via the Burren National Park.
Athlone and Lake Cruise
Morning visit to Athlone, where we enjoy a cruise on Lough Ree before we continue our journey to Dublin.
Return to the UK
After an early breakfast, take the ferry and return home.
Salthill Hotel ****
Conveniently located only 2 minute walk from the beach, overlooking the famous Salthill Promenade, Galway Bay and Clare Hills, this elegant hotel features a 30 yards swimming pool, a whirlpool, and a large gym. There is also a restaurant, a cafe and bar serving a variety of menus all made from locally sourced produce. With flat-screen TVs with cable channels, rooms at Salthill Hotel all feature free WiFi, and free tea and coffee. Rooms also include an en-suite bathroom with a hairdryer and toiletries. Some rooms also enjoy beautiful sea views.
Galway Bay, Connacht ****
Galway Bay hotel is located on Galway’s Blue Flag beach, just a short flat walk from Galway’s lively centre and cathedral. The award-winning, 4-star offers a swimming pool, a massage fountain, and AA Rosette restaurant serving modern Irish cuisine with fresh ingredients and specialty lobster dishes. Guests have free use of the leisure centre, which features a fully equipped, modern gym, and a sauna. Spa and beauty treatments are also available. With bright, cosy decor, each room offers an interactive TV, free Wi-Fi, and free newspapers on request. Guests can also make use of a private bathroom with a hairdryer, and tea/coffee facilities.
Jurys Hotel, Galway
|Dates||7 days / 6 nights|
|March – October 2023
||From £399.00 per person|
Prices include return ferry. If you would like a price travelling by air, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Single room supplement available upon request.