... stunning scenery, friendly people, and diverse collection of walking routes. Hill walkers and mountain climbers will find their mecca in Connemara, where the choice of challenging peaks is outstanding and the scenery truly unsurpassed. There are also longer way-marked trails throughout Ireland's West, which typically include a combination of on and off road walking.
The islands off the West coast welcome walkers, and have a fantastic combination of tracks, beaches and hill walks. Inland areas such as Roscommon and Galway East offer yet another walking experience - with tranquil walks through forest and bog, and a wonderful selection of flora and fauna.
Many towns also have signposted walks which are ideal for families and the casual stroller. Below is a list of walking related activities in and around Galway, Ireland.