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Tony Kirby reveals the richness of the Burren

The Burren is an amazing area of Ireland and seeing it through Tony Kirby's perspective is like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
brodsky49
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Amazing Burren exoerience

A group of 20 of us had a wonderful Burren walk yesterday guided by Tony Kirby of Heart of Burren... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
aineniriain650
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Lahinch, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Burren is an amazing area of Ireland and seeing it through Tony Kirby's perspective is like walking with an energy-filled, engaging encyclopedia of knowledge. Traveling between the barren-seeming moonscape teeming with diverse plant-life to the lush valleys, this walking tour with Tony is an...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 20 of us had a wonderful Burren walk yesterday guided by Tony Kirby of Heart of Burren walks. We did the Lough Avalla Farm looped walk and enjoyed it hugely.We all agreed that Tony’s knowledge of the Burren coupled with his passion...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I accompanied Tony on one of his schedule talks last week. Despite the continuous soft rain and grey clouds it was a terrific experience. There is no place on earth like the Burren and Tony knows it inside and out. We learned...More

Thank Janine R
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Tony Kirby was a fantastic guide for our walk through the Burren earlier this week. He has so much knowledge of the area and shares it in such a fun and interesting way. We learned a ton about the history, plants and geology of this...More

Thank tar1848
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Interesting and informative walk through the Burren. Guide was knowledgeable and pleasant. Pointed out lots of interesting plants - orchids, St Johns Wort - and spoke about the creation of the landscape. God way to spend a coupe of hours.

Thank EICAGE
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This was more then a walk in the Burren - Tony Kirby brought the place to life - covering every topic from history, geology, poetry, flora etc etc. The place is fascinating and the places Tony brings you to amazing - from ancient Irish hazel...More

Thank Gerard_Dalkey
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Tony Kirby is a walking encyclopedia of the Burren and taking this tour with him was a highlight of our time in Ireland. The Burren is a fascinating, otherworldly place to visit by itself, but having a guide put everything we were seeing into historical,...More

Thank Kimba58
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

What a lovely day. Tony is a wonderful guide. Knowledgeable and personable. You will hear about geology and listen to poetry. If you want to visit the Burren, make sure you visit with Tony!!

Thank Storyteller138432
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Looking back on our holiday, our guided tour with Tony Kirby was the most enjoyable part. Tony is a natural communicator and we learned so much about the flora and history of this very special area. He willingly shares his great knowledge and enthusiasm for...More

Thank Lakelandman
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The Burren is one of my favourite places, I visit every year, and my visit wouldn't be complete without a walk with Tony. Rain or shine the walks are so special with Tony's expert knowledge of the area - geology, history, flora and fauna and...More

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