Galway
The World at anchor in Galway Bay (c) Galway

Galway

Port of Galway (53 16’N 009 03’W)

Galway is a Tender Port. It is most central Port on the West Coast of Ireland – it is in the sheltered eastern corner of Galway Bay. Situated on the River Corrib, 53 16’N 009 03’W. British Admiralty charts 1904, 1984, 3339.
Galway has been a passenger Liner Port since before 1845 and more recently in 1922 when the regular visiting ships were of Holland America Line and Cunard. Today, Holland America Line are still calling along with Companie du Ponant, P&O Cruises, Crystal Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Silver Seas, Saga, Hapag Lloyd, Princess Cruises and Regent Seven Seas.






  1.  Medieval Galway

    Galway has lots to offer those tourist interested in the history of Galway. Its narrow medieval streets and historic churches make it an enjoyable stroll throughout the day.
  2.  Kylemore Abbey

    Located a coach ride away, Kylemore Abbey is a must see when visiting Connemara. Spectacular scenery, historic abbey with the possibility of some shopping in Clifden and Spiddeal.
  3.  Cnoc Suain

    This is a hands on interactive experience. Learn the traditional way to make and cook bread, learn a few Irish Dancing step and enjoy a cup of tea with your freshly baked soda bread.
  4.  Cliffs of Moher

    Step on to the edge of the world and into an awe-inspiring view that dreams are made of – at the Cliffs of Moher you will encounter nature in its wildest, purest form.
  5.  Ashford Castle

    A medieval castle built in 1228 and voted best hotel in the world is a delight to visit for lunch during your Port visit.









Nautical information

Max. Length For Berth, M:
No Restriction
Max. Draught, M:
No Restriction
More Info Draught:
Tender Port, cruise ships at anchor
Max. Air Draught, M:
No restriction
More Info Air Draught:
NA
No. Of Quays:
6
Quay Length Total, M:
1000m
Quay Depth, M:
7.2m at neaps
Anchorage Available:
yes
Anchorage Compulsory:
yes
Passenger Terminal:
Pilotage Compulsary:
no
Tugs Available:
Bunkering:
on request
Tidal Movement/range, M:
Mean Range 4.5m
Water:
yes
Ships Tenders Allowed:
yes
Garbage Disposal:
on request
Airport Distance, Km:
80
City Centre Distance, Km:
1
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Calls 2017