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Derry Blue Badge Guide

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“michael cooper”(71 reviews)
“his knowledge”(22 reviews)
“half day tour”(7 reviews)
Michael Cooper offers fantastic guided tours of Derry and the wider north of Ireland which are great value and extremely informative. Michael Cooper is the only Blue Badge guide in Derry-the highest accreditation in the guiding industry. Michaels...more
30 Norburgh Park, Derry BT48 0RQ, Northern Ireland
+44 7743 175709
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Michael is an amazing tour guide and his knowledge of Ireland history is hands down the best. We booked him last minute (off-season), and he was able to arrange an entire day of sites for us. We toured Giants Causeway, Carrick a rede ropebridge ,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kelly H
Reviewed January 3, 2019

My wife and I and our 4 sons (ages from 17 to 28) recently toured Northern Ireland with Red and we could not be happier with our experience! On the first day, Red picked us up at our Belfast hotel and proceeded to show us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marty58_11
Reviewed November 27, 2018

We were a group of 3 adults and 3 teenage boys. We organized two separate day tours out of Dublin with Michael Cooper to Northern Ireland. From the beginning, Michael was very accommodating in helping plan an itinerary. At the last minute, we received details...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marissav533
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

We've done the Malin Head tour and It was perfect! Michael is a great person and really funny. One thing that I appreciate is that the day before of the tour I told him about making some changes on the route and he answered me...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Daniel B
Reviewed November 10, 2018

If you, like us do not want to drive, then it is essential you contact Michael Cooper to get you about. Remember it’s not just getting you from place to place on time comfortably but being able to deviate from the main roads. In our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert E
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Excellent visit of Derry managed by Michael Cooper ! We have learn a lot about Ireland story and the political events in Derry. Micheal had realize the perfect visit trought the story of this visit. It was exactly what we wanted ! Thanks a lot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

Aidan, our guide for our tours of Derry (murals, the Troubles, Bogside, etc), the Giant's Causeway, and Belfast, was outstanding. Derry-born and raised, he was personable, and knowledgeable to the utmost -- even providing a first-hand account of his experience in the Bogside on Bloody...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lorna H
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We contacted Michael through the Derry Blue Badge Guide Website and were provided with information and suggestions for the tour we were looking for. We found him to be very accommodating right from the beginning. We greatly enjoyed our full day tour visiting some of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

This is the second year in a row that Michael and Aidan have taken us on tours we designed ourselves. Both our experiences were absolutely fantastic in every way. We simply cannot express just how good their service was in every respect. They both are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nancy K
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Fantastic experience. Corresponded with Michael via email and confirmed the details he offered/we sought. My family emigrated from Co. Donegal to the US mid 19th century and we were taking three generations to explore Ireland and do a little genealogy sleuthing. Michael was aware of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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