Walking Trails Galway
Near The Claregalway Hotel
Galway is a magical place to be when it comes to experiencing nature and there really is nothing quite like being out in the great wide open. With spectacular mountain ranges, fine beaches and stunning scenery around every corner, Galway is truly a walker’s paradise. What better way to take in the stunning views than to take on one of the many walking trails through our stunning county with something to suit all ages and levels of fitness. The Claregalway Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore the many walking trails in Galway. If you love nature trials, walking and hiking Galway is certainly the place for you. Galway is waiting to be explored by foot. We look forward to welcoming you.
Why Stay With Us?
After a long day exploring and hiking return to warmth and comfort of the Claregalway Hotel and relax unwind in our award-winning Bia & Co restaurant which offers the finest in locally sourced Irish Cuisine, Light Snacks, Pizzas and more. Each of our guests receive complimentary access to our state of the art leisure facilities for the duration of your stay. Unwind in your stylish and spacious guestroom and enjoy a restful nights sleep in our ultra-comfortable beds with crisp white linen. You are guaranteed a relaxing stay with us here in Claregalway. By booking direct on our official website, you will receive the very best deals with the warmest welcome and the most professional customer service. We look forward to welcoming you.
Connemara National Park
Enjoy various trails throughout the scenic woodlands and mountains that is Connemara Park. Connemara National Park is situated approximately 90 minutes from our hotel but well worth the trip
Diamond Hill Trail
The Diamond Hill trail is a 7-kilometre loop located in the Connemara National Park along the Wild Atlantic Way. With paved mountain paths and gravel tracks enjoy views of the Connemara coastline
The Twelve Bens
The Twelve Bens is suited for an experienced hiker with good navigation skills as you cross three peaks in the rugged Twelve Bens – Ben Lettery, Ben Gleniskey and Ben Gower.
Connemara is known for being one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the entire world, never mind just Ireland with some of the finest walks and hiking paths, making it best explored on foot.
The Western Way
The 55km trek starts on the edge of Lough Corrib from the town of Oughterard, through the Maumturk Mountains and into the Inagh Valley alongside the epic Twelve Bens ending at Killary Harbour.