Galway Pubs Tour (Self Guided), Galway

Drink a fine Irish beer and meet new people, relax and enjoy the atmosphere of a classic Irish Pub. The pubs of Galway preserve the tradition and are a great place to go to when in the city. Do not miss the chance to take a tour of some original Irish Pubs.
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Galway Pubs Tour Map

Guide Name: Galway Pubs Tour
Guide Location: Ireland » Galway (See other walking tours in Galway)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles
Author: anna
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Cellar Bar
  • Sally Longs
  • Taaffes Bar
  • Dew Drop Pub
  • Naughton's Pub
  • Quays Bar
Cellar Bar

1) Cellar Bar

This bar serves a traditional Irish breakfast. In the evenings there is exclusive live music. And if you are a sports fan, make sure to put a visit to Cellar Bar on your priorities list when in Galway.
Sally Longs

2) Sally Longs

Sally Longs opened in 1988. This is the right destination for those who like to groove to rock 'n roll and drink traditional Irish beer in a great ambiance.
Taaffes Bar

3) Taaffes Bar

This is one of the most popular bar in Galway. Having stood for more than 150 years, Taaffes Bar keeps the atmosphere of old Ireland. The building that houses the bar is more than 400 years old.
Dew Drop Pub

4) Dew Drop Pub

This two-room pub has also a seating area and a nice open fire. This is why the main characteristic of this pub is: comfort. When the weather allows there are also seating arrangements outside.
Naughton's Pub

5) Naughton's Pub

This pub has a clientèle that is drawn from a wide range of people: from businessmen to locals and tourists. You will find it in any guide and it definitely is a must go place in the city.
Quays Bar

6) Quays Bar

You cannot miss for nothing this bar whose exterior is done in deep blue. It will be one of the first buildings you notice on the street. Inside there are plenty of objects imported from a French medieval church. So it will take you back in time and delight you with fine Irish beer.

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