Things to do - Galway

Galway the largest county in Connaught, is celebrated in song and story throughout the world and takes centre stage on Ireland's western seaboard. A spectacularly beautiful county, it is a medley of contrasts, the wildest and remotest of countryside teamed with one of Europe's most vibrant and popular cities.

Drawn as if by a magnet, visitors come again and again, captivated by this most special of Irish counties.

For days out visit the beautiful Kylemore Abbey, nestling at the base of Druchruach Mountain on the northern shore of Lough Pollacappul in the heart of the Connemara Mountains. There you can enjoy the Abbey, the Gothic Church, the Victorian Walled Gardens, Craft shop, Pottery followed by a visit to the Tea Rooms.