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Address: Pier Road | Tourist Information Office, Kinsale, Ireland
Phone Number: 086-8267656
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Description: Dermot Ryan’s Kinsale Heritage Town Walks, rated as “The ideal way to see...
Dermot Ryan’s Kinsale Heritage Town Walks, rated as “The ideal way to see Kinsale and learn its history” by the Irish Times, uses a unique blend of old photographs and maps to show the heritage of this special town. Daily from the Tourist Office, 10.30 and 3 p.m., lasting an Irish hour, Hail, Rain or Snow ! Adults, 5 Euro, Children free, Special group rates.
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Great overview of Kinsale with lots of detail

We learned so much about Kinsale and the history associated with it in just over an hour. Dermot had pictures and illustrations to supplement his stories. We fell in love with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2010
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Kingston, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2010

We learned so much about Kinsale and the history associated with it in just over an hour. Dermot had pictures and illustrations to supplement his stories. We fell in love with Kinsale in the space of that morning walk.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2010

After several wonderful tours with knowledgeable and entertaining tour guides, my husband and I stumbled upon Dermot Ryan. We were lucky to have him all to ourselves for a friendly stroll through his home town of Kinsale. Through his stories and anecdotes, Dermot made Kinsale's history come alive! We most enjoyed the friendly nods and cheerful hello's from Dermot as... More 

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

Cork
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2010

The tour was great - not too long, so good for families too. The stories were really interesting and funny too! We learnt a lot more about Kinsale than we would have done otherwise, and found it to be full of interesting tales of times gone by whilst winding in and out of the streets. A really lovely afternoon, the... More 

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

Rockport, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2010

...................then think again! You haven't seen it 'till you've taken the Heritage Walking Tour and experienced it through Dermot Ryan's "eyes and footsteps". His professional yet personal guided tour through the town of Kinsale was one of the highlights of our recent visit to Ireland. In the heat of researching our family tree , we were pleasantly surprised to hear... More 

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

cork
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2010

Really enjoyed taking the tour of Kinsale with Dermot. Learned so many great things about kinsale that I would never have discovered from just walking around. Would definately reccommend this tour as a must do if you visit Kinsale.

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

Kinsale, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2010

Amazingly enjoyable and educational. Dermot made Kinsale an even more interesting place. Thank you so much for an hour of humourous "crack". Katharine &Peter Ustianowski from East Sussex.

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2010

Dermot's tour was a great way to get acquainted quickly with Kinsale and learn all of the history you would not have heard otherwise. Only 5 euro and he clearly loves what he does! Great way to start my day in Kinsale!

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

Birmingham, AL USA
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2010

Wow, Kinsale was our favorite place on our whole trip. You know the second you get into town that some amazing things have gone down there, so going on Dermot's tour was a no-brainer for my husband and me. First, Dermot is the nicest person you could hope to meet (not that that is strange in Ireland!). He was so... More 

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

Abergavenny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2010

Don't leave Kinsale without experiencing this very informative and amusing tour around the town. Check times etc at the tourist centre.

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

brooklyn, ny
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3 reviews 3 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2010

I loved this tour. Dermot Ryan was wonderful. So knowledgeable and interesting! We had a beautiful walk on a lovely, sunny!!! day in Kinsale. We had a smaller group which was nice because we could hear everything he was saying and we were able to ask lots of questions and speak candidly. I highly recommend this tour!

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dermotryankinsale, Owner at Kinsale Heritage Walks, responded to this review

Just a note to remind you of your visit to Kinsale last year and thank you fror the review of the Walk. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your time in our town. Let me know if you would like a copy of the Kinsale Memo to remind you of our town or would like any photo of... More 

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