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Heart of Burren Walks

The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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Passionate about Topic...Knowledgable on Delivery

Tony offers great Burren tours and tailors them to what his clients wish to see and hear about from... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
two2tango70
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
Repeat customer with Tony

My family and I had done a walk in the Burren with Tony several years ago, and my daughter... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Susan M
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Bethesda, Maryland
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The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Tony offers great Burren tours and tailors them to what his clients wish to see and hear about from myriad topics about the Burren advertised on his website. Set up your tour with him before you get there and he won't disappoint on your topic(s)...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I had done a walk in the Burren with Tony several years ago, and my daughter remembered it as one of the highlights of our trip to Ireland. We love the region and the details that Tony brings to light on its...More

Thank Susan M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We learned from Tony that we are “slow tourists,” as opposed to those who climb on and off a tour bus and for the quick view. We liked listening to Tony and learning from him so much that we came back a second morning for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour with Tony was a highlight of our 10-day self-guided tour of the Burren region of Ireland. The hike Tony selected visited areas of interest we had requested including historic Christian sites (a tomb and later a hermitage site), with commentary on flower/fauna, and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a great tour of the Burren with Tony Kirby at the tail end of April. Tony was very easy to work with. He responded promptly to all our pre-trip emails, arranged for us to meet at a convenient location, and...More

Thank Patricia G
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Burren is an other-worldly landscape with amazing natural beauty! We were privileged to explore it guided by Tony Kirby, who is charming, passionate and encyclopedic in his knowledge of the area and its natural history. He leads fabulous guided walks through the Burren and...More

1  Thank Frank R
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Really enjoyed this tour. My wife and I have travelled to over 30 countries together and been on many tours, this tour was of high quality. We spent 17 days in Ireland. We saw plenty of green landscape, but The Burren is different not just...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Please please please!!! Go on a walk in The Burren with Tony Kirby! His walk is fantastic. You will not find a more welcoming or enthusiastic guide in Ireland. His love for The Burren, it’s history, flora, fauna, archaeology, and geology is evident every time...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Tony Kirby made our day in the Burren so remarkable. We were there in early May and he directed us to the tiny spring flowers hidden among the rocky landscape. We learned about their origins, their habitat, the adaptation to the environment and their practical...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2018

On our recent trip to western Ireland we hired Tony for a guided walk of the Burren. Probably the best thing we did while in Ireland. Of all the things we saw and experienced during our 10 day trip to Ireland, our 3 -hr walking...More

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johnshiel
July 6, 2015|
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Response from theburrenireland | Property representative |
Car parking is free of charge. Slán. Tony.
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