10 Things to do with Older Children in Galway

delphiDelphi Adventure Resort

Set on a 300 acre site near Connemara, Delphi Adventure centre is not to be missed. With indoor and outdoor adventure activities both on and off the water for the older kids, an onsite Kids Club also provides supervision and entertainment for children aged 3-7yrs.


4601429578_399x155Segway Adventures

Suitable for older children, aged 16yrs and up, Segway Adventures offer tours of the city, race days, Segway Polo and much more on these fantastic little scooters. A very different way to get around Galway!



Located in Ballinasloe, UpRiver offer a variety of activities and adventures both on and off the water. Choose from Kayaking, raft building, games and group activities, this is definitely for the more adventurous children.



National AquariumGalway Atlantaquaria

This National Aquarium is full of fascinating creatures of the sea. Enjoy interesting displays, informed helpful staff and exciting live presentations and animal interaction sessions.


the planetThe Planet Galway

One of Ireland’s best family entertainment centres, The Planet offers Bowling and Laser Tag, both perfect teen activities in groups of all sizes. The Space Kids area takes care of the needs of smaller children so the older kids can have some holiday fun.


galway kartingGalway City Karting

Suitable for children aged 7yrs and up, this fantastic indoor Go Karting track, measuring 20,000 metres, will be perfect for the little speed demons in your life. With a pool table, video games, spectators area and food, what more could they want?


10556953_821260831230867_2420993738117153801_oGive it a Go

Sea Kayaking at its best, with both tandem and single kayaks they can cater from children as young as 4yrs old, with all equipment and instruction provided. So have an adventure, go Sea Kayaking! Give it a Go!



10171715_10152366858956318_12616435_nKillary Adventure Company

With paintball, a mini waterpark, kayaking, rope walking, giant swing, Abseiling tower and much, much more, there’s loads to choose from here. Perfect for the adventure seekers, and even better for older kids and parents alike, Killary will definitely fill your needs.


petersburgPetersburg Outdoor Education Centre

Perfect for children aged 10yrs and up, and located just north of Lough Corrib, this beautiful education centre offers a range of activities for children and teens. With land and water-based activities, the children will enjoy an afternoon of adventure and team building with the professional staff members.


city limitsCity Limits

With a dedicated area for younger children, City Limits also boasts more than enough for the older children. Some activities have height restrictions, but with bowling, laser tag, climbing wall, inflatable city and the Air Park, children of all ages will be thrilled.


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