Connemara Pub Tour: We will take you through the beautiful villages of Oughterard, Maam Valley, Beladangan and Inverin while stopping off at four different hostelries on route and sampling the best food and/or drink Connemara has to offer, you will still make it back to Galway for your evening’s entertainment.
The atmosphere and unique character of the Connemara Pub is something not to be missed. Enjoy a pint or a seafood chowder, listen to a story from the barman or barmaid, sing a song or speak a few words as Gaeilge! All this and more will form part of your entertaining afternoon on the Connemara Pub Tour.
Winding our way through North and South Connemara, the pub tour will bring you through the mountains and valleys of the north before continuing along the coastal Gaeltacht villages where Irish (Gaelic) is the everyday spoken language.
Departure and return times are flexible as is the itineraries should you wish to make a shorter trip. A Personal Guide is included with every group.
Includes a €20.00 Voucher – that’s a €5.00 food and beverage vouchers for the 4 pubs we visit. Powers Thatch Pub, Oughterard / Keane’s Pub, Maam Valley / Tigh Darby, Beladangan / Tigh Chualáin, Inverin
PRICE: €55.00 per person
Minimum Number: 12 people
Time: 5 hours
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Connemara & Aran Islands:Bet you never thought you could be in Galway at midday and sipping a pint of Guinness on the Aran Islands within the hour. Now you can with our help! Where better will you meet the unique Irish character than in the pub. And now you can meet the unique Aran Island character by coming on one of our ‘flying’ visits to the islands made famous by the Saints and the Scholars.
Leaving Galway City at midday, we make our way to Connemara International Airport for our short scenic flight across Galway Bay with commanding views of the Connemara coastline, the Cliffs of Moher and the limestone landscape of the three Aran Islands.
Touching down above the sandy beach of Inis Óirr, you will be ushered through security before you can even reach for your passport. No need to worry about contraband inspections here. Making our way to our first port of call, Tigh Rory, you will experience island life at its best.
Food and drink of the highest quality awaits you, in all three hostelries on the island where you will have ample time to meet the locals, your fellow visitors and enjoy the unique atmosphere on the island made famous by Fr. Ted.
As we take the last flight from the island the joys of Connemara await you on your return trip to Galway, where we will stop at Tigh Chualain, west of Spiddal for our last pub of this truly enjoyable and unique tour.
Includes a €20.00 Voucher – that’s a €5.00 food and beverage vouchers for the 4 pubs we visit. Tigh Ruairi, Inis Oirr / Óstán Inis Oirr / Tigh Ned, Inis Oirr / Tigh Chualáin, Inverin
Tour runs from March to November.
PRICE: €100.00 per person
Minimum Number: 12 people
Time: 6 hours