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Heart of Burren Walks

The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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Sweet County Clare

If you ever find yourself in County Clare in the vicinity of that magical place The Burren I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brendan Q
Wonderful way to get deeper understanding of the area!

Had a wonderful guided hike through the Burren with Tony. Great information from past and present... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beth A
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The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week 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

Thank Brendan Q
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Reviewed 1 week 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 20 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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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Reviewed 1 September 2017

My daughter and I joined "The Heart of the Burren Walk" on a Saturday morning after days of rain and on our second day in Ireland! We had perfect weather for this walk through the Burren but the ground was wet and slippery in some...More

2  Thank bjwvm
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

I was quite disappointed that Tonry Kirby was unavailable for the walk but he recommended Michael Killeen and he was excellent. Michael was extremely knowledgeable, good humored, and patient. He also knows about plants and their medicinal qualities. I was on the Burren about 40...More

1  Thank FnuLnu
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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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