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Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City

Spanish Parade | Lower Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Our tour was very interactive and fun. It wasn’t some boring tour guide with a monotone voice. He... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ctemp17
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Palos Heights, Illinois
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Amazing Tour!

Sean was very friendly and funny. His tour was very knowledgable and enthusiastic, and he told the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
lyndonquinn
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Hamilton, Bermuda
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Want to hear the story and stories of Galway? Come with us and we'll bring you where the tour buses can't - for a leisurely and entertaining stroll through the heart, history and vibrant culture of Ireland's fantastic western capital. Let us share our knowledge, stories and love of this very special city with you. Interesting, informative and very definitely good craic, trust Galway on Foot to set you on the right track in the City of the Tribes.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Spanish Parade | Lower Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour was very interactive and fun. It wasn’t some boring tour guide with a monotone voice. He made us laugh and we had fun learning about where we were. He told stories and would leave cliff hangers until we got to another spot to...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Delighted you enjoyed yourselves, and, of course, had a laugh - the best medicine! Thanks very much for your kind review. -Seán

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Reviewed October 1, 2017

Sean was very friendly and funny. His tour was very knowledgable and enthusiastic, and he told the real stories behind the history! Highly Recommended for a relaxing way to know more about the history of the city.

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Sean was an amazing tour guide. He took us to places in Galway that we would never have visited ourselves, and told us a lot about the history of Galway and of Ireland land in general. The tour is highly recommended and is not strenuous...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

My mom booked this tour for our family of married adult children and it was absolutely fantastic! I usually get very bored with the usual history guided tours, but Sean was able to relate history in stories that were exciting and fun to listen and...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Reading your review was almost as enjoyable as bringing your family on tour - thank you so very much! I have to say I'm absolutely delighted that you had such a good time, and that the tour exceeded your (admittedly very low!) expectations. Your obvious...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Sean was a pleasure to deal with from the time we booked the tour. He is a very nice and knowledgeable guy and did a great job on the history and all of the interesting Galway stories. We would have liked some more information on...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review - I really appreciate each and every one. From start to finish, it was an equal pleasure dealing with you, too. Regarding the people and culture of Galway, I would love to make up...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed Sean's tour, very entertaining and informative! Took us through Galway's history and shared some good stories as well!!

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thanks so much for your wonderfully generous review. I'm especially delighted you enjoyed the stories, they're also my favourite! I hope you enjoyed your time in Galway, and have an opportunity to visit our great little city on the edge of the Atlantic again soon.

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Reviewed August 10, 2017

Sean gave us a great history of Galway, and his stories added to the enjoyment. I would highly recommend it. JoanMore

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, Joan. It was really interesting to meet you all, and to have the chance to share the wonderful story and stories of Galway with you. I hope everyone in your group enjoyed the tour as much as...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Sean was enthusiastic, very knowledgeable, could tell a great story, and was very patient besides! Even after the official tour of Galway was ovet...almost 2 hours!...he continued to give us little tidbits of knowledge on the way back to our starting point. Amazing experience that...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2017

Having you both on my tour was an absolute tonic - Your interested and relaxed attitudes really made the whole thing very enjoyable for me, and I'm very glad you enjoyed yourselves, too! I hope some of my recommendations for things to do after the...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2017

Our party of five made a last minute request by phone to Sean, on a chilly rainy day, and he cheerfully agreed to meet us in fifteen minutes right by Spanish Arch. So began the most informative, funny, and downright passionate walking tour I've had...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Frederick, thanks so much for such a great review - feedback like this is truly motivating and really genuinely appreciated. I'm very pleased you enjoyed the tour so much - I know I did! - and I hope all the rest of your travels were...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2017

I always try to find a good walking tour of a new city when I visit. Galway on Foot was a really good choice and Sean is a wonderful tour guide of this lovely town. He was prompt, knowledgable, and incredibly funny. He let my...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderfully generous review. It was a delight to have you both along on the tour, and I am truly chuffed that you enjoyed it so much. I wish you both very well on your travels. PS I hope my...More

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Sandie66
May 20, 2018|
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Response from SeanLeonard | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks very much for your interest. Please contact me through Galway on Foot Walking Tours on Facebook, or mail me at the following gmail address: leonardsean (as I've mentioned to others who have enquired, I do... More
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ABCBUpstateNY
May 14, 2018|
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Response from SeanLeonard | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks very much for your enquiry. Please contact me through Galway on Foot Walking Tours on Facebook, or mail me at the following gmail address: leonardsean. (Apologies for the cryptic arrangement there... More
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Blaine O
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Hi Blaine, Thanks for your enquiry. Unfortunately, I am not available to do any tours today. Sorry to disappoint, but I hope you have a great time in Galway nonetheless. -Seán
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