Walking Trails in Galway
Stay At The Lady Gregory Hotel
Discover stunning views of the Wild Atlantic Way or scenic woodland areas along the Connemara Coast on foot.
Located just 10 minutes from the Lady Gregory Hotel, Coole Park is one of Ireland’s most spectacular nature reserves covering approximately 400 hectares (1000 acres) of wetland and woodlands. This trail is particularly popular with families.
Spanning over 11km you will need to be an experienced hiker with navigation skills as you cross three peaks in the rugged Twelve Bens: Ben Lettery, Ben Gleniskey and Ben Gower. This walk features wild mountain terrain and stunning views.
The Diamond Hill Trail
Located in the Connemara National Park the Diamond Hill is a 7km loop. With paved mountain paths and gravel tracks enjoy spectacular views of the Connemara coastline as well as the Tully Mountains and the Twelve Bens.
Cliffs of Moher Coastal Walk
Discover the very best views from the Cliffs of Moher with an 18km coastal walk. Starting off in Liscannor combining steep ascents, flagstone steps, and farm tracks, the Cliffs Of Moher Coastal Walk is a tough but spectacular walk. The Cliff walk usually takes on average 4 and half hours to complete and requires a good level of fitness.