What are the Reasons to Visit Galway?
As Galway is a harbour city, the seafood that’s sourced, sold and eaten here is as fresh as it comes!
Just a short walk towards Salthill outside the city centre and you’ll find Galway’s stunning beaches. If you happen to be visiting during the summer or have a few sunny days during your trip, this is a must-do!
The Cultural Heart of Ireland
Known for its literature, art and music, this city’s creativity and innovation earned Galway the title of European City of Culture 2020, a monumental achievement!
Serving as the main Irish port to Spain and France during the Middle Ages, Christopher Columbus himself had even visited the city in 1477!
Being a city of culture, Galway sure knows what it’s doing when it comes to celebrating! With a yearly food festival, arts festival, Galway Race Week and even a Galway Oyster & Seafood Festival, you’re bound to catch one of these events during your visit!
Exactly what it says on the tin, this is Galway’s main shopping street in the Latin Quarter. Filled with independent stores and quirky retailers, this is a great place to visit even if you aren’t looking to do any shopping!
The Irish are known for being amongst some of the friendliest people you’ll encounter, so you and the girls are guaranteed to have plenty of banter with the locals during your visit.
Brilliant Hen Party Activities
Whether you fancy getting competitive in a round of footgolf or you’re looking to learn a few moves with an Irish dance class, we’ve got the activities to make your Galway experience unbelievable!