Many of Galway’s attractions are located within easy driving distance of Portumna, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two of the places not to miss are the marvelous Portnumna Castle and the remarkable Clonfert Cathedral. Two other great attractions that are located close by Portumna are Lough Derg and Birr Castle.
If you are looking for family fun, head to the children’s attractions. Stop by the Turoe Pet Farm in Bullaun, and learn about some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
Some of Galway's popular sights are in Portumna, such as Nenagh Castle in Nenagh and the St. Brendan's Cathedral in Loughrea. Relive Galway’s colorful past by visiting Leap Castle in Roscrea.
Hit a few balls at the Ballinasloe Golf Club in Ballinasloe, amongst the best greens around.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the Abbey Court Hotel Leisure Centre & Spa, Nenagh, the Carlton Shearwater Hotel Galway, Ballinasloe, and the Lough Rea Hotel & Spa, Loughrea.