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Walking & Cycling

Tribes Alive Walking Tour
Tribes Alive!, the 60 minute dramatic walking tour through the winding medieval streets of Galway’s Latin Quarter. Presented in an engaging and humorous way, the tour takes participants on an enchanting journey back in time. Written by Paraic Breathnach, directed by Rod Goodall and featuring local actors, the tour will visit nine of the city’s most historic landmarks including Blake’s Tower, Kirwan’s Lane, St Nicholas’ Collegiate Church, The Hall of the Red Earl and Spanish Arch.
www.thelatinquarter.ie
   
Walk About Galway
The tour is two hours in duration and visits all the key historical sites in the medieval district of the city. As part of the tour, participants are escorted to one of Galway’s historical pubs where they can avail of a complimentary drink and are encouraged to ask any questions which arise from the experience. The purpose is for visitors to meet others in a friendly relaxed atmosphere. There are three daily tours, one at 10pm, one at 2pm and a tour at 4pm which takes in a traditional music session. The tour costs €12 which includes a free drink or its equivalent
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 Galway Promenade Galway Tours
Let guides captivate you with stories of Galway past and present delivered in an engaging and humorous way.
www.galwaytours.ie
   
West Ireland Cycling
Located in Galway City, West Ireland Cycling specialise in cycling tours and bike hire in Connemara, The Burren and the Aran Islands providing you with a safe, wonderful cycling experience where you can explore and enjoy the most beautiful scenery in the West of Ireland.
www.westirelandcycling.com
   
Connemara National Park
This Park covers 2,957 hectres of scenic mountains, bog, heaths, grasslands and woodlands. See beautiful wildlife like Deer and Connemara ponies and walk the Diamond Hill trails. There are four wonderful walking trails in the Connemara National park. Upper Diamond Hill is about 2.5-3 Hours long. This walk will reward you with expansive panoramic views and Lower Diamond Hill is about 1-1.5 Hours long and provides sensational territorial views of Connemara Coastline and Islands.
www.connemaranationalpark.ie
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