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Red Viking Tour

Bank Place, Limerick, Ireland
061-394033
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Ranked #7 of 15 activities in Limerick
Type: Bus tours
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Merseyside
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We took this tour to learn about Limerick and we were not disappointed. The driver was very knowledgeable giving a live commentary as she drove around the city. The tour last about 1 hour. Our disappointment was the condition of the seating upstairs. At least 2 of the seats had the back out and these were lying on the actual... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

I'm from Limerick and I learned so much on this tour. The bus driver/tour guide is genuinely interested in Limerick and his love for the city really comes across. Great value for money and my kids loved it !

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RedVikingTours, Owner at Red Viking Tour, responded to this review

Thank you for the brilliant review. We are delighted you and your family enjoyed the tour. Its great to see Limerick residents enjoying the tour. More

Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

As with any city, a bus tour is a great way of getting your bearings and happily the driver adds a lot of value and enjoyment to the experience, good value and time well spent.

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Tour good for all weather, though if you are planning to go on the top of the bus I would recommend a jumper (and a hair band if you have long hair). The driver is very friendly and offers a very interesting and up to date guide of the city. There are fantastic views and photo opportunities on the tour... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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20 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

This is a driver guided tour, so the driver provides a commentary rather than a recording. It makes the commentary all the more current and interesting. If you are thinking of spending a few days in Limerick, this is a well spent hour.

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New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Family price for 4 was 24 Euro. Trip was right on schedule. Lasted 60 minutes as scheduled. Driver was nice. Information was okay which is why I've rated only as VG. Seemed to have a lot of redundancy. Look, Shannon river on the right...now look, Shannon river on the left. Seems like a lot more tid bits of facts would... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2011 via mobile

Foul weather didn't impact on the tour. Top of bus has a part covered roof and although a bit cool it was quite comfortable. This is a good way to get your bearings but note that unlike other city bus tours there are no stops.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

Open top bus with a wonderfully entertaining driver/tour guide

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Limerick, Ireland
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2011

While stopped in Limerick on a wonderful sunny day, I joined a small group I was driving as they got on this open top double decker tour of Limerick, more to enjoy the weather than anything. This is not a city normally on the tour route, but with the new tunnel relieving traffic, its history is now been explored more.... More

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