7 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

7 days in Western Ireland Itinerary

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Pittsburgh
Fly:
19​h 30​min
Westport
— 3 nights
Drive:
1​h 30​min
Galway
— 3 nights
Fly:
18​h
Pittsburgh

2
days
Westport

Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, pause for some photo ops at National Famine Monument, and then ride a horse along Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Great Western Greenway, take in the exciting artwork at The Quay Gallery, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Westport trip itinerary planner.

Pittsburgh, USA to Westport is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Pittsburgh to Westport due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Pittsburgh in May, expect Westport to be slightly colder, temps between 55°F and 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Galway.

Things to do in Westport

Parks Trails Adventure

Side Trips

Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, National Famine Monument
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The Great Western Greenway

3
days
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.
Galway is known for sightseeing, nightlife, nature, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Connemara National Park, get in on the family fun at Galway City Karting, look for gifts at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop, and cruise along Wild Atlantic Way.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Galway travel itinerary creator.

Getting from Westport to Galway by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 46°F. On the 26th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Galway

Sightseeing Parks Nature
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Wild Atlantic Way
Connemara National Park
Quay Street

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