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Address: Lee's Cottage | Ballymore West, Boyle, Ireland
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+353 87 666 5049
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New Year's in Dingle!

This was our third tour with Dave and we have already scheduled our fourth tour with him in November 2017. My wife and I took my eldest daughter and her family to Ireland for New... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 January 2017
Ray M
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This was our third tour with Dave and we have already scheduled our fourth tour with him in November 2017. My wife and I took my eldest daughter and her family to Ireland for New Years. We had four boys between 12 and 18. Dave was able to keep the four boys engaged and interested as well as the 8... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Not much to say that hasn't already been said, but I'll add my approval to the mix. We haven't been on other small-group tours in Ireland, so I have no idea how Wolfhound compares, but I can't imagine any are better. Dave is extremely knowledgeable about Irish history, legend, and landscape, and he's willing to share it all. There are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My husband and I are not the type to do "tours" when traveling, we avoid touristy places so we can experience the culture. Wolfhound Adventure is hands down, the best decision we could have ever made. Dave educates you on all the history of Ireland as he's driving through the country, and while there are a lot of not so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This was the best trip ever. I highly recommend this as a great way to see Ireland. Dave is a fantastic guide. He shared the history with humor and offered options of things to participate in. I wasn't disappointed by any part of the trip and would love to go back for a tour to other areas.

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

If you are looking for the perfect tour guide, you found him - Dave O'Conner is your man. All the raving reviews that you read are ALL TRUE! We travelled with 3 families (6 adults and 5 children ages 10-13) through Southwest Ireland. Dave's itinerary was matched perfectly for our group - just the right amount of adventure for everyone.... More 

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Lindsay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Three years ago I went on a Wolfhound tour with my husband and three other couples. We had a great time and I have really wanted to go back. This time I went with my daughter. Wonderful mother/daughter trip! Dave has to be the best guide going! He reads the group very well and will change things up to accommodate... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

This was my second Wolfhound Adventure Tour and won't be the last. Dave sets the bar extremely high and will unintentionally cause all other tours and guides seem lacking. Dave has perfected the art of storytelling and providing each traveler with a trip full of adventure, laughter, and camaraderie. Dave specializes in taking people off the beaten path and allowing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Dave O'Conner led our band of 11 people through southwest Ireland learning about the area, history, yet did it with humor, and timely music interspersed. The areas were not touristy so we could experience true Ireland. He is structured yet spontaneous and very aware of what the group or individual may want in terms of activity or interests...going out of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

The poll has been taken. The results are in! According to our family of six, our trip with Dave was the best vacation we’ve ever had! Is it any surprise? Of course not! Dave is an incredible tour guide and has earned every glowing review he has received on this site. Our details: We are a family of 6: Mom,... More 

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Strathroy, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Where to begin? Dave is the ultimate tour guide!! His knowledge, wit, stories and sense of humour is fantastic!! Accommodations, food, adventures, hikes, scenery are all absolutely spectacular!! We had so much fun... no other way to see Ireland!! A tour with Dave aboard the Wolfmobile is a must!! Forever a Wolfhounder!!! Would love to do another someday! Highly recommended!!

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