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High King Tours

#21 of 73 Tours in Galway
Open Now: 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
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Galway to Cong Full Day Tour: Join High King Tours local guides in discovering Cong village and the surrounding areas. Marvel in the beauty of Ashford Castle and its impressive grounds and gardens, Travel back in time to The Royal Augustinian Abbey...more
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

My husband, our son and I spent a fantastic day on this tour! It is indeed the ideal combination of everything we want and enjoy on tours like this. Doron met us and the 2 other ladies, who went on the tour with us,, at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

High King Tours is the best tour company we have ever toured with!Doron treats you like family on a Sunday drive. He packed so much into the day but yet did not rush us to hurry one bit! His knowledge of the area is extensive...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank badpoet
Reviewed October 29, 2018

High Kings Tour – Galway to Cong w/ Doron Mchugh We met an American couple in Kinsale who had just taken the Galway to Cong Tour. Their words ‘If you take only one tour in Ireland do this one and you will really like the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard B
Reviewed October 25, 2018

The Galway to Cong Tour covered the reign of Ireland's High Kings. Our guide Doran made the history come alive by intertwining it with his own family history, his family's connection to Ashford Castle and his youthful memories of growing up in the quaint village...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ellie0219
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We just returned from Galway and one of the highlights of the trip was our Visit to Cong and Ashford Castle. Our day was enhanced buy our tour operator Doran. First of all, he is a most pleasant and upbeat personality. He was accommodating, knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

The Emerald Isle shown brighter during our tour with Doron and High King Tours. As first time visitors to Ireland we were already taking aback by the beauty of country; but Doron and his tour just took it to the next level. We got to...More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed October 21, 2018

My wife and I, and friends, spent a spectacular day with Doron on his tour through Cong, Ashford Castle and surrounding area. Very knowledgable, personable, and just an all round good time. Terrific way to learn the history of the area. We highly recommend him....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stephen m
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Decided to take a break from driving today and booked the "High King Tour' out of Galway. Glorious day full of beautiful sights and great stories! We visited Ashford Castle grounds & gardens, took a cruise out on Lough Corrib, explored Cong Village (filming site...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vicky E
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Four of us traveled to Ireland for two weeks in late September and early October, 2018...the four of us have traveled extensively throughout our lives, and there are a few tours that will never ever leave your mind and your heart. High King Tours with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Amazing day, we loved our trip to Cong! Mainly due to our fantastic tour guide Doron, he was such a nice guy and very knowledgeable about the area. He gave us all the important information but also added a lot of local colour and stories....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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marytini
September 24, 2018|
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Response from DoronM50 | Property representative |
Hi Mary I like to think they would, Ashford Castle is full of towers and trees for them to run around. The Cave is very cool as well and then there's the trip out on the lake with Corrib Cruises. I think they would really... More
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