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Howth Walking Tours

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Howth, Ireland
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About Howth Walking Tours
John is a Locally qualified Guide taking you through the historic village of Howth we take in the Cliff path walk old tramline and St Mary's Abbey . We travel through time with over 1000s of year's including Celtic passed through Vikings Norman's, poetry and some locals tales not to mention a rock star or 2. John is a national award winning tour guide with a QQI level 6 in national tour guiding along with a certificate of excellence from TripAdvisor 3 years in a row this has been achieved by May. On each occasion. howthwalkingtours.com has now got lots of other activities such as Dublin pub to pub tour all about our historic pub culture this is not a pub crawl although we visit 4pub in 4hrs with 4drinks in a relaxed way. Ancient east mystery tour this a full day tour of Wicklow and Killenny . Off the beaten path a local tour of a everyday surburb of North Dublin 2course dinner couple of drinks walk in the park see what ordinary people do each evening. Enjoy
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howth walking tours has a passion for this location its people there stories and it,s history leave no stone unturned live every moment fill your heart with Ireland,s ancient east
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All reviews met john great stories train station the cliff great guide by chance hour tour amazing tour highly recommend his tour entertaining stories lots of fun his knowledge local guide small group highlight of our trip hour walk great walk
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Thank you for takibg care and sorting things out. Thank Sandra for staying overthere. You really take care of your visitors. Had a Good laugh in the pub and enjoyed my Guinness in your company Take care and we’ll meet again for sure the next...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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redjocone, Owner at Howth Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Cheers Peter Sandra will be delighted Also with her first review

Reviewed 1 week ago

There were 4 of us gals traveling and we heard good things about Howth so we took the train. We only had about 2.5 hours so we got off the train and were wondering where we should go. John saw our confusion and offered to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't plan to visit Howth in our 4 days city break in Dublin, however, our host told us about it and we thought to give it a try as it was a sunny day (which are few in Ireland) and close to Dublin. We...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined the tour given by John, on a (surprising) beautiful and sunny day, and we had a lot of fun with him and the other travelers from all over the world. He is funny, charming, and he tells great stories. He also took us...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A unique and very memorable tour with astonishing views and a true taste of the Irish spirit. Not just a tour, but much more, a time to savor the land and sea and to enjoy family and make new friends.Thanks John!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We entered Howth not really having a direction in mind until we met John. John took us under his wing and completely gave us a personally tour of Howths beautiful sea side, and the gorgeous terrain. He gave us a brilliant history lesson, showed us...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019

Thank you John for this very spontaneous entertaining tour along the cliffs. I had had a good time with interesting information on nature, history and Irish culture. You made my day. Thanks again!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

We met John near the Train stop. He took us on the cliff path tour. The scenery was amazing and his knowledge of the area and it’s history was great. John is a humorous man with a new story around every corner. If you get...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

We came by train from Dublin and va so wonderfully lucky and meet Mr John O Connor.We traveled to Howth for and see Phil Lynnot's tomb where we met John in Howth.He showed us everything that was worth and see where John had a tremendous...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

John stumbled upon us as we arrived in Howth from the bus. He was very friendly and kind so we ended up on a personal, friendly tour exploring the main sights to see in Howth that would not be found without the knowledge of a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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