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Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours

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26 Dromhall Park, Killarney, Ireland
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Relaxing, Informative & Oh So Enjoyable!

Thoroughly enjoyed this leisurely ride through the park and our driver was the best, sharing all... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Angela W
Absolutely worth it

We were sort of at a loss when we arrived in Killarney as to how to begin our time at the national... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amelia J
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Killarney's largest and most experienced jaunting Car business. We take pride in the fact that we are second and third generation Jaunting Car operators and our staff have vast experience spanning over 350 years combined. We have up to 25 carriages which allow us to cater for large groups as well as smaller groups. We are proud to have the oldest Jarvey (Jaunting car operator) in Killarney with us, who boasts an impressive 50 years of experience. Our carriages are fully covered to cater for all weather conditions. We are proud to be in operation 7 days a week, 364 days a year, making Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours Killarney's only all year round tour operators! By choosing Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours you will receive a premier tour experience in the home of Irish Tourism.
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“relaxing ride” (3 reviews)
“ross castle” (25 reviews)
“national park” (15 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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26 Dromhall Park, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyed this leisurely ride through the park and our driver was the best, sharing all manner of history and insights. The wildlife, the lakes, and so much more to see and enjoy. Take the ride, you’ll enjoy every single minute!

Thank Angela W
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Angela for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your jaunting car trip.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were sort of at a loss when we arrived in Killarney as to how to begin our time at the national park. I had researched taking a carriage ride but wasn’t sure if it would be worth it. I was quickly very pleased with...More

1  Thank Amelia J
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Amelia, Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your trip with us. Jaunting car is the best way to see Killarney National Park. Many thanks.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the driver who had fun stories and jokes. The ride was scenic and not rushed at all. We saw red deer and a lot of green, lakes and a stream. The driver stopped when we wanted to take pictures.

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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon, thank you for your lovely review and for taking the time to review your trip with us. We are glad you enjoyed your trip with us. Many thanks.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a number of horse and carriage tours, and they have mostly lost their charm...However, this one was delightful...we went through the park and around the lake. We got to see a lot of the area that we would have missed on foot....More

Thank Deb M
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Jaunting Car trip with us. All our Jarvey's have a lot of local knowledge. Thank you again for the review

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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Did this as part of a tour. our driver Michael was really good and funny - even if some of his jokes did make us groan ! He was informative and the ride was really enjoyable despite our horse Maggie breaking wind every so often!...More

Thank maddiePortsmouth
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Good afternoon , Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your jaunting car trip with us. Many thanks

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Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Having a humorous driver is a super plus,,,it was a rainy wet day and not really sure if we were up for a tour.Glad we did anyway having a wonderful story teller and funny guy ride us through the chilly air was warming.If the driver...More

Thank vivart
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Jaunting Car trip with us. We pride ourselves on our Jarvey's (drivers) and there knowledge of the National park. Many thanks,

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

We only had one day in Killarney and we did the tour right after some bad storms had passed through the area the day before. It was dry the afternoon we took the tour from Ross Castle and back. To be fair, the driver should...More

3  Thank rosie
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Thank you for your review Rosie. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your trip with us. Yes we have been hit with very bad weather over the winter period and unfortunately areas of the National Park have been hit. If you...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Find Michael John’s carriage, he is awesome and full of good information about the park. Ruby was our horse. The deer, swans and stopping at the castle were some highlights. It had flooded a bit so Ruby had to get a little wet a few...More

1  Thank AshliR
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

Good afternoon, Thank you for lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your trip with Michael John & Ruby. Unfortunately the weather has not been good to us here in Killarney but we are glad that you where able to do the carriage trip...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

It was raining but they kept us dry and gave us blankets.The tour guide did a great job and it was very scenic.Quaint and pretty.

1  Thank Joanne H
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2018

Good morning Joanne, Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your jaunting car trip with us. Many thanks

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Reviewed November 17, 2017

The home and grounds of the manor house are now part of a national park and is very large. to get a quick trip through the estate take the carriage ride. it was very charming and felt country Irish. Guide was fun and interesting and...More

Thank HMCHUGH430
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Killarneyhorsetours, Manager at Killarney Horse & Carriage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2017

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your carriage trip through the wonderful Killarney National Park.

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wayne r
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Good afternoon Wayne, Thank you for your question. Could you email us on our email address with the date, which trip and how many people. Many thanks
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