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Address: Pony and Trap, Seacrest | Kilronan, Inis Mor, Province of Connacht, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 (0) 99 61292
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Nice experience

Its a nice place to visit lots of histories and traditions. try it if you haven't you wont be disappointed

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
BigJoe1977
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County Kildare, Ireland
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County Kildare, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Its a nice place to visit lots of histories and traditions. try it if you haven't you wont be disappointed

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Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We booked Tomas over the last weekend for a day trip of the Island. What an excellent decision. He collected us from the hotel with a lovely trap, that had a roof and clear removable walls (in case of rain), blankets, pulled by the lovely horse called Johhny. It was the 4 of us and another 4 people, and we... More 

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San Marcos, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I had booked my tour online and picked the Pony and Trap tours because of the comments on here. I had also seen that you could rent bikes and was regretting that I didn't do that until I went there! The island is very hilly and I had the best time possible! I happened to be the only person that... More 

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Dublin
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I booked Tommy for a tour of the island for my mom and I. It was a lovely day and an easy way to see the island. I think his dog, Kelly, is the most photographed dog there. Tommy with his dog beside him and the horse and carriage make a great picture. We got to hear some fun stories... More 

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Haddonfield, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We booked Aran Pony & Trap tour when we booked our night at Seacrest B&B. My in-laws were not keen to bike so we decided the pony trap was the best way. I must admit at first I was disappointed to not ride bikes as my husband and I had, 16 years earlier. It turns out we had a better... More 

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Herzogenaurach, Germany
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109 reviews 109 reviews
29 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We went to the Inis Mor with the intention of hiring bikes, but the weather was so hot that when we saw the possibility to take a Pony and Trap Tour we jumped at the chance. We were taken by Patrick and one of his 7 horses 'Lady', we were never rushed, and Patrick, who had lived all his life... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The Island is just 8 miles long but has some really nasty hill sides to ride a bike. I can not walk very well, so when I read some reviews about the Pony and Trap I reserved a tour. Somehow I messed up and Thomas did not know about our reservation, but he jumped into action and picked us up... More 

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Omemee, Canada
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122 reviews 122 reviews
64 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Thomas and his horse Chocolate took us on a tour across the 9 mile island. There is no better way to do it. We got to hear Thomas's stories about the island as he grew up there and how things have changed over the years. We visited the worm hole, Dun Aengus, the Seven Churches and Dun Eochla. Thomas directed... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

After getting off the Aran Island Ferry in Inis Mor we were greeted with a friendly smile by a man named Michael & his beautiful horse Molly. It was a picture perfect day & the last thing I wanted to do was climb on a crowded tour bus with a hoard of other people. Since we are 65+ years old... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Go to the Aran Islands. If Ireland is the most magical, beautiful, and friendliest place on earth (which I believe it is) then the Aran Islands are the epitome of it all. Don't think about it, JUST GO THERE. You should try to stay overnight if you can. Either way, you must have a tour with Thomas. I demand it.

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