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Galway Walking Tours

New Dock Road | Harbour Hotel, Galway, Ireland
087 2903499
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Ranked #10 of 45 activities in Galway
Type: Tours
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Jasper, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Wow, what an amazing way to learn about the history of Galway! Do not miss walking around the city with Fiona. She is an excellent tour guide, a delightful person. and extremely knowledgable. It truly made our time in this wonderful city more meaningful. She's the best!!

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cork
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I have done this excellent walking tour with Fiona and the comments of Hope0 needs to be corrected . the price of the walk is € 10.00 euro per person which i thought was great value for a 90 minute private walking tour great tour I have done it a couple of times and always enjoyed it .

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Prague
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

I have been on quite a few tours in Ireland and they have all been good. The guides are typically knowledgable, charming and humorous. However, my walking tour with Liam Silke, the Town Crier, was even better than most. Liam was knowledgable but an even better storyteller and had a great wit. And most definitely charming - the kind of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Fiona's 90-minute tour was excellent. She talked about history, shared stories on places and local people and legends. After the tour, we were able to visit in more detail some of the attractions we passed. Wear comfortable shoes. The fee is €20 per person.

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Our tour with Fiona was like being welcomed by a friend who couldn't wait to show us around the city. Casual and at once professional, Fiona managed to convey the long rich history of the city as she expertly wove us through the bustling and colorful streets of today's Galway. We were touring as a family group,(all adults) and we... More

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Salem, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Friends had recommended we take the tour with Fiona upon arrival to Galway. Fiona accommodated our group and we certainly were not disappointed. It was the perfect way to become familiar with the city. Fiona was pleasant and very knowledgeable. During the tour she told wonderful stories and gave us ideas on what to do during our stay. We learned... More

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

There is a wide choice of walking tours available in Galway city, but look for the one presented by Fiona Brennan (it leaves from the Failte Ireland office). Fiona's content, knowledge, presentation, and overall easy style was first class and highly recommended. This tour is first class, and a highly recommended way to learn more about Galway city and its... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Fiona was a very good guide, who gave us a friendly informative walking tour round Galway. We learnt so much in a short space of time. All the places we stopped, commented that Fiona does the best tours. If you go to Galway, Fiona can give you a great induction to the city and its history. From finding the best... More

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Ottawa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We were very fortunate to meet Fiona and experience her incredible knowledge of the history and architecture of Galway City. Her stories are detailed and animated and make you feel like you are living the history of the past. Fiona’s walking tour is the best way to get acquainted with Galway and an experience that should not be missed as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Fionna's walking tour is a visitors dream. She shares the present and past of this city with great knowledge and charm. She also makes suggestions to visitors about other items of interest. Our daughter had advised us that Fionna's tour was one of the best parts of a trip to Ireland and Fionna proved her recommendation was 100% correct. Don't... More

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