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Derry Walking Tour with Charlene McCrossan

We walked around the historic center of Derry for about an hour and a half with very enthusiastic... read more

Reviewed yesterday
gutbust42
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Enligtening Tour

We were on a group tour and our guide "Gaven" was excellent. He not only brought humour into his... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lionel T
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Preston, United Kingdom
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Martin McCrossan City Tours is the original and best tour of the city operating for over 20 years. The only Tourism NI 5 star tour of the city covering a range of subjects. Open 7 days a week tours at 10am,12noon,2pm and 4pm everyday only £4pp...more
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11 Carlisle Road, Derry BT48 6JJ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

We walked around the historic center of Derry for about an hour and a half with very enthusiastic resident guide Charlene outlining the historical significance of the many highlights along the old wall surrounding the town center. Fascinating.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were on a group tour and our guide "Gaven" was excellent. He not only brought humour into his dialogue but ensured that we were properly informed on the various sights/buildings etc. that we were shown. A tour is certainly recommended if you have the...More

Thank Lionel T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely walking tour of Derry with Charlene. She provided a great overview of the city, and was very informative, but kept things moving and kept everyone’s attention. She really helped us understand “the troubles” in a very balanced and objective manner. She...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 4 days ago

John McNulty gave us a wonderful tour as we walked around the old city walls in Derry. After the Black Taxi Tour in Belfast we had so many questions and were left feeling very uneasy about “the Troubles”. Throughout our walking tour we learned about...More

Thank Loree W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Take this tour when you first get to Derry. It meets four time each day - 10 am, noon 2 pm and 4 pm every day at the northwest entrance of the FoyleSide Shopping Centre. The tour takes you around the top of the old...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a bus tour with Charlene whilst visiting Derry on a coach trip. She jumped on our bus and chatted to us as we drove round Derry. She was very informative and managed to capture the attention of everyone on the bus from the off....More

Thank Sophie2327
Reviewed 1 week ago

An informative and interesting tour with Tony whose knowledge and enthusiasm for his subject was engaging. Well worthwhile!

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very informative and sad city tour, Sharlene was a very good tour guide, lots of information to take in especially about the Bog Side. I would recommend this tour to anyone visiting Londonderry

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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Thank you so much for your kind review - I am so glad that you enjoyed your tour with myself - it was a pleasure to tell you our city’s history! Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an interesting euphemism for what was especially a civil war between the Catholics/Nationalists and the Protestant/Unionists. You learn a good deal about the troubles on this 90 minute walking tour. You walk on the wall that surrounds the old town and stop at...More

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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Thanks so much for your kind review - we really appreciate it! I am glad that you enjoyed it and that you found it good value - thanks for choosing Us! Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour is fantastic, our tour guide, John was full of history, homour and information. The walk was at an easy pace for everyone of all ages to keep up. It really gave you a great perspective of the entire city so you were able...More

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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gary Thanks so much for your kind review . I am so glad that you enjoyed your tour with John and I will pass your kind words onto him. Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

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Jennyl2012
September 6, 2018|
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Response from walkerderry | Property representative |
Hi Jenny , You would arrive just in time for our 4pm tour - once you get off the 212 and into the bus depot , go left to make your way to foyleside shopping centre - you will see the Debenhams which is part of the centre... More
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vacamama2011
July 10, 2018|
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Response from walkerderry | Property representative |
Hi - yes if you purchase your tickets either in the tourist information centre beforehand you can pay by card. Or at the end of the tour, when getting your free tea or coffee in the coffee shop, you can pay by card in there... More
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Jcachete
May 13, 2018|
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Response from walkerderry | Property representative |
Hi Best place to park is the multi storey car park in foyleside shopping centre. It’s approximately £1.50 per hour and if you leave foyleside at level 4 beside McDonald’s that leads you out to Carlisle road where the tour... More
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