©

Clifden trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Clifden

(4.3/5 based on 2,200+ reviews for top 20 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, historic sites, shopping
The town of Clifden represents a beloved Victorian style and is known for its position along County Galway's coast. For visitors interested in exploring the scenic Connemara area, this town is a good place to start. Situated above Clifden Bay, where the Owenglan River flows into the sea, the town boasts megalithic tombs and a national park, making it popular with nature lovers. Whether you only want to go to Clifden, or have a whole adventure planned, Inspirock has you covered with our user-friendly Ireland itinerary builder.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Clifden

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

The authentic charms of Clifden are best experienced while staying in the center of this seaside town. Here you will find several places to spend the night, from upscale hotels to quaint bed and breakfasts. For a more typical Irish experience, opt for the latter. Backpackers generally head for the town's hostels, while travelers with a larger budget often stay at the 19th-century castle-turned-hotel. If price is not a concern, look into renting a traditional Irish home.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Clifden:
Sightseeing, nightlife, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Trails, theme parks, scenic drive
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, museums, shopping
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, golf
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Museums, nightlife, parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Clifden

15 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM QATAR April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Western Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Clifden BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM INDIA December, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM GHANA January, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 48 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News