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From Galway: Guided tour of Connemara and Connemara National Park.

From Galway: Guided tour of Connemara and Connemara National Park.

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Embark on a thrilling road trip along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way on this full-day tour from Galway. Discover the natural wonders of Galway Bay and Connemara as you leave the tourist trail behind and journey along the coast. Admire views of Rosmuc, Derrygimlagh Bog and the Twelve Bens Mountains; visit the former residence of political leader Padraic Pearse; and stop for morning tea in Roundstone (not included). Finally, look out for wild Connemara ponies as you hike through Connemara National Park or pay a visit to the magnificent 19th-century Kylemore Abbey.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.65
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$42.65
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Beach & countryside horse ride along a Connemara beach. Privately guided

Beach & countryside horse ride along a Connemara beach. Privately guided

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Take off from the village of Cleggan in County Galway, and enjoy a day of horseback riding during this tour. Ride across Omey Beach on Omey Island, and catch sight of historical sites, the Atlantic Ocean, and picturesque landscapes. No matter what your skill level, enjoy a leisurely ride across the white-sand beach.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$216.89
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$216.89
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The Irish Dance Experience

The Irish Dance Experience

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Try your hand at traditional Irish dance, with a former Riverdancer leading the way! In this afternoon dance experience, learn how to perform dances like the ceili group dance and sean nós, the ‘old style’ of Irish dancing, as well as the internationally popular moves of the Riverdance. Learn about the history behind all these dances and their place in Irish culture from your teacher, an expert in the history and performance of Irish dance.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.97
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$37.97

Kayaking on the Corrib River, Galway City. Guided. 3 hours

Kayaking on the Corrib River, Galway City. Guided. 3 hours

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Paddle through the unspoiled landscapes of Galway’s breathtaking Lough Corrib lake on a guided kayak adventure. Gear up to beat the Irish weather, with a wetsuit, spray deck, and special kayaking jacket, then journey up the River Corrib to the islands and islets that stud the lake. Keep an eye out for local birdlife as you navigate tight channels, glide across the open water, and soak up sweeping views.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$215.49
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$215.49
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Shore Excursion: Cliffs of Moher Day Tour Along the Wild Atlantic Way from Galway

Shore Excursion: Cliffs of Moher Day Tour Along the Wild Atlantic Way from Galway

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Make your way to the Cliffs of Moher while traveling along the Wild Atlantic Way from Galway during this tour that provides round-trip transport for a stress-free day. En route, pass by medieval ruins, 16th-century castles, and the village of Doolin. Once you arrive at the cliffs, spend about five hours exploring. You can also take a look at the visitor’s center, too.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.36
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$59.36
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Round-trip boat transfer to Inis Oirr in the Aran Islands from Doolin

Round-trip boat transfer to Inis Oirr in the Aran Islands from Doolin

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The Aran Islands are renowned for their ancient ruins and rugged landscapes, but you don’t have to take a guided tour. Enjoy a self-guided visit to the island of Inis Oirr with round-trip boat transfers from Doolin, a choice of departure times, and plenty of free time to discover the island at your own pace.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$24.37
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$24.37
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Shore Excursion: Cliffs of Moher, Aran Islands, and The Burren Tour from Galway

Shore Excursion: Cliffs of Moher, Aran Islands, and The Burren Tour from Galway

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The Cliffs of Moher are a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of Ireland’s most memorable landmarks, but most tours only take in the views from the shore. On this full-day tour from Galway, admire the cliffs from the sea on a cruise to the Aran Islands; visit Inisheer, Doolin, and The Burren, then hike along the cliff-tops.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$82.86
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$82.86
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Cliffs of Moher Cruise

Cliffs of Moher Cruise

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Marvel at the magnitude of the Cliffs of Moher on this unforgettable 1-hour cruise from Doolin. Soak up the scenery of Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way from a unique angle, as you sail beneath the mighty 700-foot (213 meter) high sea cliffs. Along the way, glide past the 'An Branaunmore' sea stack, spot the cliff-top O'Brien's Tower and look out for Puffins, Razorbills, and Guillemots swooping along the cliffs.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.75
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Cliffs of Moher Cruise from Doolin

Cliffs of Moher Cruise from Doolin

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The mighty Cliffs of Moher are even more impressive from the water and this cruise from Doolin offers incredible views. Set sail along the Atlantic coast, marvel at the scenery along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, and look out for puffins and other seabirds as you cruise beneath the towering UNESCO World Heritage-listed cliffs.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$18.75
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From Galway: Aran Islands & Cliffs of Moher including Cliffs of Moher cruise.

From Galway: Aran Islands & Cliffs of Moher including Cliffs of Moher cruise.

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Visit the Aran Islands and the Cliffs of Moher in one day on this full-day tour from Galway. Travel along the Wild Atlantic Way with your guide, through pretty villages including Ballindereen, Clarenbridge and Kilcolgan. Take the ferry from the fishing village of Doolin to Inisheer Island and enjoy free time at your leisure. Then, pass beneath the mighty Cliffs of Moher on the return ferry back to Doolin. Soak up spectacular views from atop the Cliffs of Moher, then take in the Burren and Lisdoonvarna on route back to Galway.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.11
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Shore Excursion: Full-day Connemara and Wild Atlantic Way Tour from Galway

Shore Excursion: Full-day Connemara and Wild Atlantic Way Tour from Galway

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Explore the natural wonders and historic monuments of Connemara on this full-day tour from Galway. Visit the Sky Road, Pearse’s Cottage, and Derrygimlagh Bog along the Wild Atlantic Way; go hiking or visit Kylemore Abbey in the Connemara National Park; and enjoy views of Twelve Bens, Galway Bay, and Bothar na Scragoige.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.83
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Connemara, Kylemore Abbey or Connemara National Park day tour from Galway-Guided

Connemara, Kylemore Abbey or Connemara National Park day tour from Galway-Guided

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Home to rolling hills, shimmering lakes, and spectacular coastal scenery, the Connemara Peninsula is one of western Ireland’s must-see sites. During this tour, spin through the Connemara countryside in comfort by air-conditioned minivan as your guide talks of the region’s colorful history. Choose to spend your time exploring the beautiful Connemara National Park or the Benedictine Kylemore Abbey with its Victorian walled gardens. Pickup and drop-off in central Galway are included.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$56.95
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Cliffs of Moher, Burren and Wild Atlantic Way day tour from Galway city

Cliffs of Moher, Burren and Wild Atlantic Way day tour from Galway city

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The UNESCO-listed Cliffs of Moher are one of Ireland’s most memorable sights, but many tours only make a short stop. This full-day tour from Galway includes five hours of free time to explore the cliffs, as well as visiting the dramatic landscapes of The Burren, and stopping at Discovery Points along the Wild Atlantic Way.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.36
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Inis Oirr And Cliffs of Moher Cruise

Inis Oirr And Cliffs of Moher Cruise

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Leave the towns of Western Ireland behind for the day and head out to Inis Oirr on a ferry. This day trip will take you from Doolin to the smallest of the Aran Islands in Galway Bay, an island dotted with ancient ruins, secluded beaches and astonishing ocean views. Explore Inis Oirr without a tour group holding you back, and sail under the Cliffs of Moher, an ancient rockface that towers over the Atlantic Ocean, on the way back.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.55
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$36.55
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Private beach horse riding on a scenic beach in Connemara - Guided. 1 ½ hours.

Private beach horse riding on a scenic beach in Connemara - Guided. 1 ½ hours.

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When it comes to exploring the rugged wilderness of Connemara, there are few better ways than by horseback. Saddle up at stables where you’ll be provided with a riding hat and boots, and matched with a steed. Then set off through Cleggan fishing village to the sands of Selerna Beach. An accompanying guide ensures a comfortable ride tailored to participant’s riding experience and taste for adrenaline.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$149.86
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$149.86
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Burren Guided Walk

Burren Guided Walk

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Tucked between the shores of the Atlantic Ocean and Galway Bay in Ireland, the Burren is a rugged landscape of limestone uplands and gentle valleys, where native wildflowers thrive. On this tour, explore the Burren with your guide and find the finest views with ease. Navigate stony hiking trails and open pastureland, delve into 5,000 years of human habitation, and gain insight into the Burren’s rich geology.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Explore Connemara National Park. Self-Guided with transport from Galway

Explore Connemara National Park. Self-Guided with transport from Galway

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The Connemara National Park is one of Ireland’s most popular hiking destinations and this self-guided tour from Galway lets you explore at your own pace. Ride the bus to Letterfrack village, where you can enjoy hiking along the park’s many trails, take in the views from Diamond Hill, then re-fuel with a tasty 2-course lunch at the Connemara Tea Rooms (included).
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.53
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$70.53
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Burren Farm Experience

Burren Farm Experience

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You are among the first to see our farm as we are only open for tours recently. It is truly a hidden gem. A 500 acre species rich grassland, limestone pavement internationally famous for Arctic and Alpine plants that flourish in the Burren National Park. We are farming in the Burren, a special area of Conservation. We are costodians of the land and endevour to farm with this in mind. Beef farmers are a very important part of the Burren landscape and without our cattle grazing the land the unique flowers and plants would stop growing. Having enjoyed your hike through the land and limestone. We can take a moment to rejuvenate over looking majestic Lough Bunny Lake which is an integral part of the unique karstic wetland system. We will refuel with a wholesome picnic at the historical remains of the original parish Church which was the centre of the parish. You will be truly back to nature up close to the livestock.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.49
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Burren Nature Sanctuary

Burren Nature Sanctuary

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Get an in-depth introduction to one of Ireland’s most impressive biodiversity hotspots with pre-booked admission tickets to Burren Nature Sanctuary. Discover a hidden oasis filled with rich local flora and fauna, from wildflowers and orchids to rugged meadows and a fairytale-like woodland. Entry includes a complimentary audio guide and a twice-daily meet-and-greet with the reserve’s animal residents.
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  • 1 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$10.00
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Cycling Galway City. Self-guided. Full day.

Cycling Galway City. Self-guided. Full day.

Our highly experienced team are enthusiastic about cycling and the west of Ireland. We are flexible, friendly and accommodating, catering to your every need. Our team will gladly share our insights about bicycles, cycling, and the West of Ireland. All you need to do is choose where to cycle.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.42
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Rainbow trout fishing for beginners. Oughterard, Connemara. Full day

Rainbow trout fishing for beginners. Oughterard, Connemara. Full day

Oughterard Angling Centre offers game fishing using the art of fly casting and fishing with residential professional game angling instructor and renowned angler Michael Faherty APAGI.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$29.39
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Shore Excursion: Private Wild Atlantic Way Omey Beach Horseback Ride, Cleggan

Shore Excursion: Private Wild Atlantic Way Omey Beach Horseback Ride, Cleggan

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Before you leave Ireland, go for a relaxing horseback ride from Cleggan village in County Galway to the special area of conservation, Omey Island. Along your trek, enjoy views of the Atlantic Ocean and the white sand of Omey Beach. No matter what your skill level is, you’re sure to have a great time on horseback. Plus, boots and hats are included with your tour price.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$216.89
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Rock climbing & abseiling. Roundstone. Guided. 2½ hours.

Rock climbing & abseiling. Roundstone. Guided. 2½ hours.

Get your thrill rock climbing in picturesque Roundstone. A range of climbs allows you to set your own challenge. Take it further and feel the rush as you abseil back down again. Min 2 Max 8. Availability all year round. Beginners to advanced welcome
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$91.58
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eBiking around Galway City. Self Guided.

eBiking around Galway City. Self Guided.

Our highly experienced team are enthusiastic about cycling and the west of Ireland. We are flexible, friendly and accommodating, catering to your every need. Our team will gladly share our insights about bicycles, cycling, and the West of Ireland. We offer complete assurance your chosen eBike will be perfectly set-up by our expert mechanics. All you need to do is choose where to cycle.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.60
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