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Galway Food Tours

Galway Food Tours

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Instead of going out to lunch one of the days you’re in Galway, opt for this Galway food walking tour and see a new perspective behind where your food comes from. A guide takes you to meet artisan food producers and you can sample their products. Learn about local dishes and ingredients, and then take home a fun goodie bag afterward.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.17
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$90.17
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Private Oyster Tour and Tasting with Locals by Flaggy Shore

Private Oyster Tour and Tasting with Locals by Flaggy Shore

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Slurp oysters at the source with a private tour and tasting by Flaggy Shore Oysters, a family-owned company. Led by a marine biologist, this tour includes a lesson in how oysters are grown and harvested, plus a demonstration on how to shuck them properly. After touring the facility, taste Flaggy Shore Oysters alongside a glass of wine. Flexible start times can be customized according to your schedule.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.70
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Galway Cheese Tour and Tasting by an Artisan Cheesemaker

Galway Cheese Tour and Tasting by an Artisan Cheesemaker

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The rich, fertile grounds of the Slieve Aughty mountains are wonderful grazing grounds for Galway’s grass-fed cows, so it is no surprise that their milk makes exceptional cheese. See this for yourself on Teresa’s family farm, where you will learn about the cheesemaking process, how the cheese is matured, and just how they get it to taste so good.
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$110.00
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$110.00
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Explore Connemara National Park. Self-Guided with transport from Galway

Explore Connemara National Park. Self-Guided with transport from Galway

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The Connemara National Park is one of Ireland’s most popular hiking destinations and this self-guided tour from Galway lets you explore at your own pace. Ride the bus to Letterfrack village, where you can enjoy hiking along the park’s many trails, take in the views from Diamond Hill, then re-fuel with a tasty 2-course lunch at the Connemara Tea Rooms (included).
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.53
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$70.53
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Walking Tour of The Quiet Man Film Locations in Cong

Walking Tour of The Quiet Man Film Locations in Cong

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Hear what happened when Hollywood invaded the sleepy village of Cong in 1951 to make the John Wayne Classic The Quiet Man. The Quiet Man Film Locations Walking Tour brings visitors to the original film locations including Innisfree, Castletown, the Pat Cohan's Bar, the Dying Man's House, the Reverend Playfair's House, the fight scenes, the courting scenes and the "patty fingers in the holy water" scenes. Hear what the film stars were like, how they interacted with the locals and how the locals became involved in the making of the movie. The tour includes entrance to The Quiet Man Museum.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.37
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$24.37
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Burren Guided Walk

Burren Guided Walk

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Tucked between the shores of the Atlantic Ocean and Galway Bay in Ireland, the Burren is a rugged landscape of limestone uplands and gentle valleys, where native wildflowers thrive. On this tour, explore the Burren with your guide and find the finest views with ease. Navigate stony hiking trails and open pastureland, delve into 5,000 years of human habitation, and gain insight into the Burren’s rich geology.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Galway City Walking Tour

Galway City Walking Tour

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This is an intimate tour with a local. The idea is to relay all information in a fun manner and to leave visitors with a very good experience, not just the bare facts. Galway is a vibrant, fun and energetic city and our tours will reflect that energy. Each tour is as new an experience for the guide as the visitor. No two tours are ever the same. That is what makes Athas Tours so unique.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.37
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Photography Tour of Galway with an Instagram Influencer

Photography Tour of Galway with an Instagram Influencer

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Become an Instagram Photographer. On Galway's #1 Photography Tour on TripAdvisor, you will meet a local Instagram Influencer/expert photographer who will bring you to 5-7 spots of Galway city over 90 minutes. During the tour: - You will go you to the most Instagrammable spots of Galway - You will be shown photography techniques - You will be taught great Instagram skills - You will hear stories about Galway At the end you will have several great photos as memories of your tour of Galway and be ready to try out your new photography skills on your next set of locations!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.69
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$24.69
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Caherconnell Fort & Sheepdog Demonstrations

Caherconnell Fort & Sheepdog Demonstrations

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Discover a thriving Irish tradition in a historic place with admission to Caherconnell Stone Fort & Sheepdog Demonstrations. Pre-booking tickets to the sheepdog demonstrations is a convenient way to take care of planning in advance. That means you can use your travel time for exploring the historic ring fort and watching the highly trained sheepdogs perform.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$12.18
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$12.18

Shore Excursion: Day self guided walking Inishbofin Island Connemara coast.

Shore Excursion: Day self guided walking Inishbofin Island Connemara coast.

Explore Inishbofin Island on this self-guided day tour. After hopping off the ferry from Cleggan, you'll be able to follow the provided map for an independent walking tour. A short film on the island's heritage provides an introduction, and a light lunch as well as afternoon tea and scones round out the experience.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.23
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$84.23
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Walking Inishbofin Island 1 day self guided Connemara coast Wild Atlantic Way

Walking Inishbofin Island 1 day self guided Connemara coast Wild Atlantic Way

Explore Inishbofin Island at your own pace with this self-guided tour, navigated via provided walking map covering the West Quarter. With round-trip ferry tickets as well as a light lunch, tea, and scones provided, you'll have everything you need or a comfortable independent exploration.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.23
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Indie Beer Adventure Galway

Indie Beer Adventure Galway

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*** ALL BEERS ARE INCLUDED*** Hello guys, it’s Alex and Melanie! We’re two sisters, who run an Indie food & cultural tour company called Find Your Food Adventure®. We'll make sure you'll experience the finest of the Irish craft beer scene! We'll bring you to the coolest neighbourhoods of Galway. We'll drink and taste in local pubs where real beer is served. You'll get to know the most exciting independent makers and beer regions and will taste a variety of craft beers. On the tour we pass by symbolic spots, immerse in history and music during our stroll through the city. We'll talk about the vibrant Galwegian food and drink scene and exciting experiences available. We'd love to make other people as passionate about Irish beer and Indie makers! Get to know the locals who open their doors to inspire with their commitment to craft and "the craic" ;-)) "There are no strangers here only friends you haven't yet met" - W.B. Yeats Let's meet and celebrate in Galway together!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.11
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$73.11

Clay pigeon shooting experience. Mayo. Guided. 1 hour.

Clay pigeon shooting experience. Mayo. Guided. 1 hour.

• Experience the adrenaline thrill of clay pigeon shooting; • Shoot a variety of different targets each representing a different challenge; • The shooting school is set in a historic and scenic estate grounds; • Experienced and knowledgeable instructors; • Excellent sporting clays layout with a vast array of clay targets to shoot.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.92
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Two Hour Walking Tour of Galway City

Two Hour Walking Tour of Galway City

Our guide will immerse you in the songs, stories, trials and tribulations of the people of Galway over the centuries. You’ll see how Galway has become one of the most attractive and liveable cities in Ireland in recent times, with a young population and a well-deserved reputation as a centre for theatre and the arts. This tour will bring alive to you the bustle of medieval ‘Galvia’ where Irish was the native tongue, but where also the patter of Spanish was heard on streets teeming with visiting merchants and sailors from Andalucia. And in those same streets and pubs today you’ll still hear the lilt of Gaelic and the strains of Irish music played on the fiddle and on the uilleann pipes. Can you feel it? Welcome to Galway!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$220.00
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$220.00
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Photography Lesson Galway

Photography Lesson Galway

Learn about photography from a professional photographer who is local to the area and knows lots of places you would be unlikely to discover on your own.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$120.63
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$120.63

Walking the West Quarter of Inishbofin Island, Connemara coast. Self guided.5Hrs

Walking the West Quarter of Inishbofin Island, Connemara coast. Self guided.5Hrs

Come explore magical Inishbofin (Island of the White Cow) off the coast of Connemara along the Wild Atlantic Way. Inishbofin has become the first Irish island to receive an international ecotourism award. This self-guided package Includes a return ferry to Inishboffin Island from Cleggan. Walk the short distance from the ferry to the hotel, and enjoy some delicious homemade soup and sandwiches while watching a short video about the island explaining the fascinating heritage, history and geology of the island in brief. Then go for an invigorating self-guided walk, with maps provided around the scenic Westquarter Loop. The island is a great place for bird watching and the corncrake can be heard here every year. After your walk, return to the hotel for some freshly brewed tea/coffee and homemade scones before either boarding the ferry back to the mainland or staying on the island
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.43
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$35.43
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Private Irish Whiskey & Galway Spirits Food Tour from Galway

Private Irish Whiskey & Galway Spirits Food Tour from Galway

Calling all whiskey & food lovers lovers on this unique private tour!! If you are whiskey amateurs or simply looking for an informational fun afternoon tasting uisce beatha.We will be guiding you around the streets of Galway in to some of the oldest bars to discover some of the best in Irish Whiskey. Not only will you be tasting some of these terrific drinks but also getting a great understanding into Ireland’s rich Whiskey past and present. . We will even tasting a local poitin from 6th generation poitín maker Micil. This will be intertwined with a culinary walking tour of the city. It gives a great overview of our passionate people and our beautiful produce which combine to make Galway one of Ireland's gourmet jewels. You will get to experience a taste from artisan producers, cheese makers, creative beer projects, artisan chocolatiers, traditional family run businesses to young entrepreneurs with devotion and commitment to showcase the best of Irish produce.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$96.86
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$96.86
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A taste of the Craic: An audio tour exploring Galway's local gastronomy

A taste of the Craic: An audio tour exploring Galway's local gastronomy

Discover Galway’s Latin Quarter and West side with me and the medium of fine Irish cuisine, locally sourced produce and internationally celebrated beverages. Rolling pastures meet the wild Atlantic here, and you’ll find out why this location has helped to make the city such a food lovers' destination. And it has the craic too! On this self guided audio tour along the Latin Quarter’s medieval streets, I’ll tell you about the evolution of our cuisine from the Bronze Age to our recent culinary revolution. There’s a full course of information, including: • The answer to which came first, the bacon or the egg • A primer on spuds and Ireland's relationship with the humble potato • A guide to spotting the Salmon of all Knowledge • An introduction into Ireland's whiskey heritage just long enough to wet your lips
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  • 40 to 55 minutes
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$7.26
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$7.26

City of the Tribes Tour

City of the Tribes Tour

Journey through our vibrant Cultural Capital of Europe, with the iconic ‘City of the Tribes’ tour. This unique walking tour combines traditional historical narrative with a completely unique series of verses performed by Shane, who has been involved in Irish dance & music since he was a child. During these entertaining punctuations between different historical sites, you will learn to appreciate how music, song & dance became the crucial thread to keeping the fabric of Irish community alive and intact during times of famine, strife. Discover the wonderful history of this medieval city through verse and stories inspired by triumph and hardship, love and jealousy, international trade & intercultural exchange; all factors that helped shape Galway into the European City of Culture that we know & love today.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$146.22
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$146.22
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Small-Group Cliffs Of Moher Guided Walking Tour from Doolin

Small-Group Cliffs Of Moher Guided Walking Tour from Doolin

This small group tour will bring you on a unique experience led by an exceptional guide. Leaving from Doolin, your guide will uncover hidden gems and bring you to the most instagramable spots along the walk.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.28
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$18.28
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Waterways & Westend tour

Waterways & Westend tour

This tour highlights our maritime history and how the water had been used to enhance our relations with europe and indeed the world. One of europe’s fastest flowing rivers offered the opportunity to harness its power which would bring Galway into the industrial age offering employment in textiles, distilling and munitions.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$182.77
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$182.77
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Private walking tour-Discover the Cultural & History Heroes of Connemara

Private walking tour-Discover the Cultural & History Heroes of Connemara

Walk the rugged trails of the Wild Atlantic Way in the company of a dedicated guide on this private tour. While enjoying personalized attention from your guide, you'll cover three sites of historical significance within Connemara as well as two Signature points on the walking route. You can walk at your own pace and ask as many questions as you like.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$686.01
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History & cultural tour of Inishmore, Aran Islands. Galway. Private. 2 ½ hours

History & cultural tour of Inishmore, Aran Islands. Galway. Private. 2 ½ hours

Step off the ferry/plane onto Inis Mór island and meet your native Irish speaking guide, who is a gifted storyteller and a national food champion. In his entertaining company, gain insights into the culture and history of this remote island on a tour that includes spectacular coastal scenery with stop offs at the World Heritage Site of Dún Aonghus, the monastic site of The Seven Churches, a seal colony viewing point and a visit to local craft village to meet the locals and see Celtic inspired crafts. Your guide will share his remarkable insights into the customs and traditions of an island that has been home to his ancestors for as long as time can remember.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$587.70
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Irish Whiskey & Galway Spirits Food Tour

Irish Whiskey & Galway Spirits Food Tour

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Eat and drink your way through historic Galway on a whiskey and food tour that features some of the city’s oldest bars. Along the way, you’ll taste great Irish whiskey—a whiskey expert will lead the way and share some background on the country's most iconic spirit. As you walk through Galway, you’ll also discover some of the young producers keeping the local food and drink scene vibrant.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$106.23
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$106.23
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Traditional Town Crier tour. Galway city. Guided. 1½ hours

Traditional Town Crier tour. Galway city. Guided. 1½ hours

The Town Crier is from one of the oldest families in Galway. His effervescent personality and wealth of local knowledge makes each tour he gives a unique experience
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$223.77
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 Abalone farm tour and tasting with coastal seaweed walk. Guided. 2 hours

Abalone farm tour and tasting with coastal seaweed walk. Guided. 2 hours

Enjoy a tour of this modern aquaculture farm and a tasting of fresh seafood dishes that makes use of the seafood grown on the farm as well as fresh local ingredients.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.36
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Cliffs of Moher walk with local farmer. Clare. Guided. 3 hours.

Cliffs of Moher walk with local farmer. Clare. Guided. 3 hours.

Join a local farmer, historian and walking enthusiast on this spectacular guided walk along the Cliffs of Moher sea cliffs, as he shares his enthusiasm and passion for the area, local history, folklore and the preservation of a rural lifestyle. Walk to the highest point of the Cliffs of Moher standing 214m (702 feet) above sea level, where views of the Dingle Peninsula and Loop Head in the South, the Aran Islands to the West with the Twelve Pins and mountains of Connemara to the North can be seen on a clear day. From O’ Brien’s Tower witness the amazing vistas of lush green grass, rocky cliffs and varying shades of sea and sky and hear the waves of the mighty Atlantic ocean crashing below. The walk takes approximately 3 hours from the village of Doolin along a gravel path and finishes at the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre, where public transport is available to return to Doolin. The trail is an easy walk, it requires a basic level of fitness and a good head for heights and is 8km long.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.59
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$19.59
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Galway Top Highlights & Claddagh Village Walking Tour

Galway Top Highlights & Claddagh Village Walking Tour

Discover the medieval heart of Galway and learn about the origins of the city. With our small group tour you will enjoy a solid introduction to Galway city and its many must-see top sights while your expert local guide makes sure your tour experience is engaging and authentic. This tour is go-to for everything relating to Galway’s history & heritage.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.90
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Lassies, castles and battles: Explore Galway on an audio walking tour

Lassies, castles and battles: Explore Galway on an audio walking tour

Galway is a quaint medieval city with a big heart, as you’ll soon discover on this self-guided audio tour. Just download the VoiceMap app, click on Galway and choose "A meander through the medieval Quarter to the River Corrib". We will visit the key sites on this walking tour, with insights into modern Galway along the way. In the medieval quarter, you’ll hear about events both surprising and some gruesome. Then we’ll visit some of the famous and lesser known sites. The tour is narrated by a qualified Failte Ireland Tour Guide, Derek Spillane. Some of the highlights include: • Saint Nicholas Church and its 1651 map of Galway • The Spanish Arch and the City Walls • Wild swans on the Claddagh shore • Learn where the word “lynched” comes from • Discover who the Tribes of Galway were • Hear how Richard Martin founded the R.S.P.C.A and delve into the darker side to his character • Tips on how to spot the famous Claddagh ring
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes
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$7.26
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Small-Group Food Tour of Doolin with Tastings

Small-Group Food Tour of Doolin with Tastings

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On this small-group food tour, you will visit world famous food producers, taste the finest locally brewed beer and uncover the best gourmet experience in Co. Clare.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.96
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 The best of Galway walking tour

The best of Galway walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Which world famous actor born here? What symbolize Claddagh Ring is Galway’s? You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Galway is home to the longest place name in Ireland, Muckanaghederdauhaulia, which means “piggery between two briny places”. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Galway. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$498.65
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Walking cultural & history tour: Pearse's Cottage & Derrigimlagh,Guided Full Day

Walking cultural & history tour: Pearse's Cottage & Derrigimlagh,Guided Full Day

Discover three fascinating sites of international historical significance walking the wild and rugged landscapes of breathtakingly scenic Connemara, with a local tour and walking guide. Min 1 max 20 pax. Available 5 March to 30 November
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$126.14
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Romantic tour in Galway

Romantic tour in Galway

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$498.65
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Whiskey Walk of Galway

Whiskey Walk of Galway

Take a stroll through the historic streets of Galway while exploring and learning about Irish Whiskey and what make Whiskey & Galway so special. We visit three different Whiskey Pubs, meet the staff and locals, learn the history of each venue and its place in Galway’s Culture. In each venue we take you on a guided tasting of two amazing Irish Whiskeys, learning about the whiskey, the process, the history and heritage while hearing stories about Irish Whiskey, Pubs & Galway. Between each venue we will explore the historic streets of Galway, learn about this vibrant city and gain a unique local’s insight to ‘the Greatest Little City in the World’.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.02
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$67.02

Old traditional Irish storytelling tales from Connemara, Guided 2 hours.

Old traditional Irish storytelling tales from Connemara, Guided 2 hours.

Listening to a traditional Irish storyteller around a fire has to be one of the best ways of immersing yourself in Irish culture. A wonderful opportunity to have a story teller come to you at your hotel or local pub.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$489.76
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Coastal Seaweed Walk and Abalone Farm Tasting Tour

Coastal Seaweed Walk and Abalone Farm Tasting Tour

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Explore the Atlantic coast in County Galway during a unique tour focused on seaweed and aquaculture. Set out on a coastal walk and foraging tour to learn about edible sea plants and visit an abalone farm. Taste several dishes prepared with seafood grown on the farm and learn about sustainable aquaculture farming.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.40
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Micil Distillery Experience

Micil Distillery Experience

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Immerse yourself in the history of the Micil Distillery on this tour and tasting in Galway. Explore the distillery with a guide to see how poitín (a traditional Irish distilled beverage) and gin are made and learn the family history of the distillery. After the tour of the working distillery, you get to taste some of the products and opt to purchase some as souvenirs.
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  • 1 hour
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