Castles of Connemara tour departing from Galway City. Guided. Full day.

Galway, Ireland

From $120.52

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 9 hours (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Discover the scenic castles of Connemara with a small-group tour departing from Galway City. Skip the hassle of a rental car and leave the driving to your guide during this full-day minibus tour that includes top Connemara landmarks like Kylemore Abbey and Ballynahinch Castle. Explore the castles and estate grounds at your leisure. Weather permitting, drive the famous Sky Road and admire countryside views.
  • Explore beyond Galway with a full-day tour
  • See three different castles in Connemara
  • Explore the castles and grounds at your own pace
  • Round-trip transportation from Galway included

What's Included

  • Entrance into Aughnanure Castle.
  • Entrance into Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Gardens.
  • Guided tour of Connemara in minivan.
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Galway Cathedral
    Gaol Rd, Galway, H91 A780, Ireland

    Please wait on the steps of Galway Cathedral facing the river/bridge and the driver guide will collect you from there. The vehicle will have a sign in the window for 'Castles of Connemara' tour.

Start time

09:30 AM

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Aughnanure Castle

45 minutesAdmission Ticket Included

Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden

2 hours Admission Ticket Included

Ballynahinch Castle

2 hours Admission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Service animals allowed
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Do you or any of your party suffer from food allergies? If yes, please inform your guide before departing on this tour.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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