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Gore of Galway Walking Tours

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The Gore of Galway has been operating historical walking tours for the last six years. Tours depart from the Failte Ireland (tourist office) on Forster st, Galway. Current tours: Mondays at 5 PM, Wednesdays at 5 PM, Fridays at 5 PM, Saturdays at 2...more
Tourist Information | Forster st, Galway, Ireland
+353 86 727 4888
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Our walking visit of Galway City was all we expected and more. From historical tidbits to breathtaking vistas to tea and scones in a restored thatched roof cottage next door to the home of the King of Claddagh, this memorable tour expertly conducted by Neil...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Odyssey268493
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great tour today, great insight to the history of Galway. Neil has years of experience, which you can tell and he could answer all our questions. Dont go for the mass walking tours join this one! Many thanks!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun-an easy walk and lots of good stories along the way. Appreciated the tailoring to our interests and our hometown connections in the US.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived in Galway in the afternoon and was thrilled to find a 5pm walking tour available. While we had explored the area for a few hours on our own, Neil pointed out locations we had missed. Well worth the time and money. We had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 138MRP
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We explored the old city of Galway on a 90 minute walking tour with a very personable guide. Neil knew the history and the legends. Time well spent and would highly recommend. This left time for the Saturday market and visiting the local pubs.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Even though we were in Galway City in May and expected very few crowds, the place was full of visitors. I cannot even imagine what it will be like during the summer season. Our guide walked us about the town, telling us the old tales...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Here for a intercultural communications course. Neil gave us an excellent interactive tour. Most tour guides bore the sh!t out of me bit this was the opposite. I was extremely interested in everything he had to offer.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Joe M
Neiladrian W, Owner at Gore of Galway Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

certainly a very honest review !

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I did the walking tour with Neil and couldn’t fault it in any way. He was very informative as well as entertaining. He obviously knows Galway and its history very well and is able to convey it in a way that is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank omr47
Neiladrian W, Owner at Gore of Galway Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

thanks for a lovely review ! I'm really glad you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Great guide and friendly tour.We visited a the main places of interest in Galway and enjoyed hearing some tales of city life in the past. Pick up the leaflet at the visitors centre.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Neil was a fabulous tour guide, He was knowledgeable and entertaining. A delightful person! He gave us such interesting information we would not otherwise have received. Thank you, Neil!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Neiladrian W, Owner at Gore of Galway Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

hey, what a nice review ! Glad you enjoyed the experience.

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26 May 2018|
Response from Neiladrian W | Property representative |
Hi, sorry i didnt get back to you sooner, I hope you enjoyed the tour !