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Salthill Promenade, Galway
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Lined by bars, restaurants, and hotels, Salthill Promenade stretches along Galway Bay. The "Prom," as the locals call it, is the longest seaside promenade in the country, attracting both casual strollers and long-distance joggers. You can reach the promenade from any part of the city in about five minutes by simply heading toward the water. As you walk or run along this sign-posted path, remember the local tradition that claims kicking the prom wall unfailingly brings good luck. Time your stroll or jog for late afternoon when the promenade becomes a prime spot for watching the sunset. Work out when and for how long to visit Salthill Promenade and other Galway attractions using our handy Galway vacation generator.
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  • Always busy even in inclement weather and frequented by young and young at heart alike, the Promenade is our first port of call when staying in Galway. Pity about the dog poo here and there, despite t...  more »
  • The prom is an institution in Galway. Locals love to come here and enjoy the beauty of Galway bay. There is nothing quite like it, it is a special place. Kick the wall at the Blackrock end of the prom...  more »
  • The prom in salthill is a credit to all involved in keeping it so nice and clean. Not a dog poo in sight. Keep up the good work!!!