Quay Street, Galway

4.7
Explore Quay Street, one of the city's most lively and fun areas to see on foot. This street is one of many that stretch south from Eyre Square toward the Corrib. Take a stroll and admire the beautiful historic buildings, window-shop at one of many artisan boutiques, and people-watch from a café or restaurant. Don't miss a stop at one of the pubs along the way. This street is known for having some of the best nightlife in Galway because of its welcoming atmosphere. Use our Galway online sightseeing planner to arrange your visit to Quay Street and other attractions in Galway.
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  • Quay Street is a great experience and full of culture. There is something for everyone along it. While the nighttime experience is a little different at the moment; it will hopefully return to...  more »
  • It can be said as the most crowded and busiest street in Galway with tons of shopping, pubs, and street performers, making it's lively as its best. We just simply enjoy our stroll, meeting many...  more »
  • The street is really lively with great buskers and general shops. However the crowds can get a bit too hectic on Friday afternoons and weekends. Also didn’t like the number of smokers who thought it.....  more »

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