Gort Vacation Packages
Gort is within easy reach of a diverse collection of Galway’s more popular attractions. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fabulous Coole Park and the much-loved Gort Golf Club. If you have time, don’t miss Kilmacduagh and Thoor Ballylee.
Gort has a number of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that make great places to visit. There are plenty of excellent places to take the family for a few hours such as Craggaunowen in Quin, the Galway City Museum and Quin Abbey in Bunratty. Lovers of the arts can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the Druid Theatre. Often talked about art galleries, include the Bold Art Gallery.
Uncover the youthful side of the area at Leisureland and Galway Tours. The kids are sure to have fun and learn something new! Stop by the Turoe Pet Farm in Bullaun and the National Aquarium of Galway, and experience some of the stars of the animal kingdom.
Get active out-of-doors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Breathe in the fresh air, throw a ball and enjoy some sunshine at nearby Silver Strand. When the sun is out, explore South Park, where locals come to enjoy a little slice of tranquility. Whether you are looking to recharge your batteries, paddle about in a boat or enjoy sunlight on the rippling water, spend time at Lough Atalia.
While you are in and around Gort, stop by Knappogue Castle in Bunratty, Poulnabrone Dolmen in Ballyvaughan and Galway Cathedral. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, be sure to check out Dunguaire Castle, the Caherconnell Stone Fort in Ballyvaughan and the Athenry Castle and Ennis Abbey. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like the St. Augustine's Church and the St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church.
One of the nicest ways to experience the natural environs is to hit the fairways at the area’s best-loved courses such as the Galway Golf Club, the Ennis Golf Club in Ennis and the Woodstock Golf and Country Club.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about staying at one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the Park House Hotel, the Salthill Hotel, and the popular Jurys Inn Galway.