FAQ

What is the appropriate clothing and footwear?

Weather is changeable in the West of Ireland so layers always work, comfortable footwear is a must, Umbrellas often don't work well in Galway!

What is the cost of the walk?

All walks are free of charge but tickets are required. You can register for tickets through the website or before a walk. 

Should I tip the guide?

Tipping is customary but of course optional, 10/20 per cent would be the norm.

Where can I park my car?

For the Galway City walks there are several car parks within easy distance of Eyre Sq. Parking at Galway Docks can be an easy option.

Is the walk wheelchair friendly?

Yes, Galway is flat and apart from usual kerbs wheelchair friendly. (Though advisable to check with your  guide beforehand)

Will there be Covid-19 precautions?

All guides have all undertaken the Failte Ireland Covid-19 Safety Charter.

Are there any restroom facilities en route?

For the Galway City Walks, there are a limited number of restrooms available, for the Galway County walk check with your guide beforehand.

Can I bring my dog on the walk?

Most guides welcome well behaved dogs on leads.

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