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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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  • We took the bus out from Galway city ( 5mins journey) - they run every 20mins.. Lovely place for a walk. 
  • The promenade is a beautiful walk.The walk actually starts as close to Galway city in the Claddagh and goes all along the sea front and continues all the way to Blackrock in Salthill.The choice of bar...  more »
  • Love to walk the prom. It's easy to walk - good for young and old, buggies and wheelchairs. Feel the sea breeze or and the sun on your face. On a clear day you can see the Clare coast. Beautiful.