Day trips from Galway & Things to do in Galway

Eyre Square Hotel in Galway City Centre is surrounded by the culture and heritage of Galway City and the great natural beauty of the West of Ireland and Connaught - the Wild Atlantic Way. There is a great selection of extraordinary day tours running from Galway city to the Aran Island, the Cliffs of Moher and The Burren. You can book tickets at the hotel reception and you will be collected from the hotel on the morning of the tour by the tour guide????

Aran Islands

The islands are home to some of the oldest archaeological remains in Ireland such as Dún Aengus on Inishmór and Dún Chonchuir on Inishmaan. The two most popular tour of the islands are of Inishmór or Inisheer. A coach will take you from Galway city to Rossaveal Harbour where you will board the fast ferry to the islands there a local guide will take you on a tour outlining the historical and archaeological interests.

Burren & Cliffs of Moher

Depart from Galway City by coach to the Cliffs of Moher - Ireland’s number 1 tourist attaction. The journey takes you along the Wild Atlantic Way through Ballyvaughan, Doolin, Kinvara and the stark and rugged beauty of the Burren.

Corrib Princess Cruise on Lough Corrib

The Corrib Princess sails from Woodquay in the heart of Galway City offering a unique way to explore Galway’s waterways taking you along the River Corrib into Lough Corrib.  Enjoy a 90 minute cruise during the months of May to September, sailings are at 14.30 and 16.30 daily with an extra sailing in July and August at 12.30.  Fares are €15 per adult, children are €7 and a family ticket costs €35.

Stay with us at Eyre Square Hotel while touring Galway, Book today.