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Heart of Burren Walks

The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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Wonderful tour with Tony Kirby in very early May 2018

Our tour with Tony was a highlight of our 10-day self-guided tour of the Burren region of Ireland... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mccmaloney
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Frenchtown, New Jersey
Great walk with Tony

My husband and I had a great tour of the Burren with Tony Kirby at the tail end of April. Tony was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Patricia G
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Bexley, Ohio
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The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

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 yesterday

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 4 days 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

Thank Frank R
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Kristen D
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you ever find yourself in County Clare in the vicinity of that magical place The Burren I implore you to seek out Tony Kirby and his Heart of Burren Walks.My daughter and I had the pleasure of spending a couple of hours with Tony...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a wonderful guided hike through the Burren with Tony. Great information from past and present. Definitely recommend this to anyone traveling in the area.

Thank Beth A
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Tony I am tardy in writing this review...your walking tour of the Burren was the highlight of our week in Ireland. Tony's knowledge of the area is full...history, flora and fauna, poetry, etc. We were a group of 7 (3 generations) and Tony charmed us...More

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