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Galway City Cycle Tours

74 reviews
Galway, Ireland
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About Galway City Cycle Tours
As you explore the streets and waterways of Galway, you’ll discover some interesting facts and fables from our informative tour guide. This popular tour format will delight and entertain you. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore and discover some of Galway city’s hidden gems.
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11 reviews
Enjoy an introduction to Galway on two wheels—and see more of the city in less time—on a half-day bicycle tour. Meet your guide in a convenient location, and grab your bike and helmet. You’ll explore Galway’s prettiest and best-known corners, from the Salthill Promenade and Wild Atlantic Way to the Spanish Arch, National University of Ireland, and much more. Learn all about the city’s rich history from your guide, and pause for a coffee break (own expense).
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$34.18 per adult
Private Guided Bicycle Tour of Galway City
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Customize a bike tour of Galway City according to your interests with this private, half-day tour. Cover ground quickly, seeing landmarks across Galway including Salthill Promenade, the Famine Monument, and Nimmos Pier. Learn about the city’s history and architecture from a local guide and explore Galway at your own pace, including stops for coffee or refreshments.
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$205.05 per adult
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our guide John was enthusiastic, funny, knowledgeable and showed us the beautiful sites of Galway we would never would have seen otherwise. The tour is suitable for all levels and is so enjoyable. We would highly recommend it.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Galway City Cyc... T, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Delighted you enjoyed the tour and your visit to Galway, thank you for all the great laughter on the day and for taking the time to write your review.

Reviewed April 7, 2019

John was an amazing tour guide and the bike ride gave us a lay of the land. I definitely recommend starting off your time in Galway with a bike tour with John, he'll fill you in on the history of the city and give you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Galway City Cyc... T, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Delighted the tour helped you with your bearings in the city and that you enjoyed the rest of your time in Galway. Really appreciate you taking time to review and ecommend the tour.

Reviewed October 15, 2018

My husband and I were visiting Ireland for our 20th wedding anniversary. We chose the 4 hour private bicycle tour and John was our guide. 4 hours may seem like a long time to some but it was just the perfect amount of time. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Galway City Cyc... T, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2019

Helping people to see and understand more about Galway City and it's history are just some of the many pleasures associated with this job. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your time in Galway and I very much appreciate the time taken to write this great...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018

The tour was great. John is very nice, gave us lots of information and is very mindful on the road, making sure that everybody is safe and no one is left behind. It is a nice way of visiting places that otherwise you might have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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jtkennedy57, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Delighted you enjoyed the tour and the experience. Thank you for your great review.

Reviewed September 18, 2018

We has the absolute BEST time on our guided tour of Galway! John is a wonderful guide and so knowledgeable about the city. I was thrilled to learn so much about the history of the city. If you are looking for something to do in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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jtkennedy57, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

So happy that you enjoyed your tour and hearing the history associated with this great city. Thank you so much for your recommendation and for taking the time to write your wonderful review.

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

John is an amazing guide! My boyfriend and I accidentally booked the wrong date and John was so kind to work with us and we were able to reschedule. The tour was great and gave a good over view of the city! John is very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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jtkennedy57, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you so much for the recommendation and for taking the time to write this great reiew.

Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely day- we met John at 11am and off we went to explore Galway. The bikes were in good shape with bright colored vest and helmets-off we went. It was a perfect combination of history, trivia and the culture of Galway and Ireland....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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jtkennedy57, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Delighted that ye enjoyed the experience and so grateful that you took the time to write this great review and upload your photos.

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We did a bike tour with Galway City Cycle Tours our first morning in Galway as a way to get an overview of the city, and it turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip. John’s passion for his city is infectious,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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jtkennedy57, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

It is a pleasure and privilege to take visitors around this city and show them all the great places to visit. Thank you so much for your great review and recommendation.

Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful way to see the city. John has a great passion for his city, his family background, knowledge and passion make this experience a must do. Such a great way to see the city, to see little nooks and crannies of this gorgeous town...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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jtkennedy57, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you for your great summary, so happy you enjoyed the experience and much appreciation for your time reviewing the tour.

Reviewed July 21, 2018

This was an easy and enjoyable morning in Galway. A lovely way to see things we hadn't walked to yet, and a great way to learn about other places to go back to. John was very nice and very knowledgable. Vests and helmets were provided,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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jtkennedy57, Owner at Galway City Cycle Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Delighted you were able to use the tour to identify places you wanted to go back to. Thank you for taking the time to write you great review.

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