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Heart of Burren Walks
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“tony kirby”(186 reviews)
“flora and fauna”(60 reviews)
“guided walk”(45 reviews)
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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 county clare wonderful walk human history an excellent guide two hours limestone pavement hour walk national park small group highlight of our trip aran islands
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

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

Thank bizygal
Reviewed 6 May 2018

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 KristenD1003
Reviewed 17 April 2018

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 17 April 2018

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
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

1  Thank Mary23July
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Tony was extremely knowledgeable about the layers of history of the region. It was a wonderful experience!

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This was my second trip to the Burren with students. Last time Tony accompanied us as a guide on our coach and this time we did a walk together. Excellent as we have come to expect. Tony explains the Burren like no other guide I...More

1  Thank angelpop21
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We arrived in the Burren and planned ahead to have a private tour with Tony. We were so glad that we did. In two and a half hours Tony explained the history, ecology, flora and people of the Burren, whilst walking us through the landscape...More

Thank Tessa S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Not just a guide, Tony is a combination of historian, poet, entertainer, expert on flora and fauna, spellbinder of the Burren. He brings to life all the seasons that befall the area and brings those climates to you no matter what the weather of the...More

Thank Gene S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We were lucky enough to catch a tour with Tony before he shuts down for the season. He is a true Renascence Man with a command of flora, fauna, geology and sweet Irish poetry. Tony tailored our walk along the coast so we had the...More

1  Thank Lydia V
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Car parking is free of charge. Slán. Tony.