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Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City

Spanish Parade | Lower Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 85 730 2488
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Best Walking Tour in Galway

Our party of five made a last minute request by phone to Sean, on a chilly rainy day, and he... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Frederick W
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Boston, Massachusetts
Highly recommended

I always try to find a good walking tour of a new city when I visit. Galway on Foot was a really... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Want to hear the story and stories of Galway? Come with us and we'll bring you where the tour buses can't - for a leisurely and entertaining stroll through the heart, history and vibrant culture of Ireland's fantastic western capital. Let us share our knowledge, stories and love of this very special city with you. Interesting, informative and very definitely good craic, trust Galway on Foot to set you on the right track in the City of the Tribes.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Spanish Parade | Lower Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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+353 85 730 2488

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our party of five made a last minute request by phone to Sean, on a chilly rainy day, and he cheerfully agreed to meet us in fifteen minutes right by Spanish Arch. So began the most informative, funny, and downright passionate walking tour I've had...More

Thank Frederick W
SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Frederick, thanks so much for such a great review - feedback like this is truly motivating and really genuinely appreciated. I'm very pleased you enjoyed the tour so much - I know I did! - and I hope all the rest of your travels were...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always try to find a good walking tour of a new city when I visit. Galway on Foot was a really good choice and Sean is a wonderful tour guide of this lovely town. He was prompt, knowledgable, and incredibly funny. He let my...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderfully generous review. It was a delight to have you both along on the tour, and I am truly chuffed that you enjoyed it so much. I wish you both very well on your travels. PS I hope my...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I was visiting a friend who is a Galway resident and she brought me on this tour with another friend as well as three 11-12 year old local boys. Sean is extremely informative, entertaining, sympathetic (to the fact that it was a day of non...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

This must be the most tardy response in history, but summer is upon us, and the sunshine has inspired me! So, thank you so very much for your kind review - it was an absolute pleasure to have you all on my tour back in...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

My husband and I took the tour with Sean last June and really enjoyed it. He certainly knows a lot about the intimate details of Galway's history, and tells it with feeling. I emailed Sean several times to work out details, and always got a...More

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 4 October 2016

In a country of charismatic storytellers, Sean was the most charismatic and entertaining of them all. His tour of Galway was a delight from start to finish, and he always took care to distinguish engrossing fact from entertaining fiction. Book his tour -- you won't...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

We were looking for a walking tour and found Sean who is so knowledgeable about his city of Galway. Sean is an educator who loves his city and shares it. We recommend that if you have some time, and would love to learn about Galway,...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Sean was incredibly knowledgable, charming, funny and a talented story teller! He kept us enthralled with his rich historical stories of the city and the Tribes that both shaped and fought for Galway and their passions, foibles a adventures. Made us wish we had longer...More

1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Sean is a really engaging story teller and clearly has excellent knowledge of the history of Galway. The time seemed to fly by with many laughs along the way. I woul definitely recommend Sean and his tour as an enjoyable intro to this gorgeous city!

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Who better to give an insightful look into the history and sights of Galway than a local teacher. Our walk began at the Spanish Arch and wove it's way through the streets of town for around 90 minutes+ Very informative without being starchy. A great...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you so much for your kind (and prompt!) review. I very much enjoyed our conversational wander about the medieval streets of Galway, and hope you enjoyed hearing the story and stories of our wonderful little city as much as I enjoyed telling them. If...More

Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Sean was friendly, informative and had great stories to share about Galway's history. Tour lasted over 90 minutes and was reasonably priced, good value for the Euro

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review. It was my pleasure to have the opportunity to share the story and stories of Galway with you. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay, and had a safe trip home. Come back soon!

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Sherrisup
I am having a very hard time finding out how to book this tour. I don't see a website. Can someone help out?
2 May 2017|
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Response from SeanLeonard | Property representative |
Hi there, you can contact Galway on foot through the email address on the listing in TripAdvisor.
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DONNA M
What was the cost, times, location?
2 April 2017|
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Response from SeanLeonard | Property representative |
Hi, all tours are by arrangement, and depart from Spanish Arch in the city cenrte. Typical cost is €10 per person, with discounts for groups.
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Steve A
How do I contact Sean?
23 February 2017|
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Response from SeanLeonard | Property representative |
Hi Steve. Email is best - I cannot post address here, but it's in contact details at the top of this listing. Looking forward go hearing from you. Thanks, Seán.
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