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The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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All reviews tony kirby flora and fauna guided walk his knowledge his passion deep knowledge wonderful walk county clare wonderful guide plant life two hours farming practices small group hour tour met tony renaissance man highlight of our trip
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tony is a wonderful guide. Not only is his knowledge of landscape, flora, and fauna exceptional his depth of knowledge of the history of the area is impeccable. And the poetry.........truly a Renaissance man.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We met Tony Kirby and all went well from there! Spent 2 and a half hours learning about the geography, geology and history of this fascinating landscape. Saw amazing views and walked a bit also! Nothing strenuous as Tony took the mixed ability of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019

Tony showed us sights we might not have found on our own. He provides background on historical, religious, botanical, agricultural and archeological facets of Irish life from the Stone Age through the present. And he recites poetry from Yeats and Heaney! Since I didn't have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank travelgal0re
Reviewed 29 December 2018

Tony has an amazing knowledge of this unique area and makes me want to return and learn more. It was great having a small group and Tony gave us a very unique overview of the local region. I only wish it was for longer. Will...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cwoodward5893
Reviewed 18 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank brodsky49
Reviewed 27 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: August 2018
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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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johnshiel
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Car parking is free of charge. Slán. Tony.
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