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Don & Barry's Historic Stroll in Old Kinsale

Currahoo | Ballinspittle, Kinsale 123, Ireland
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Barry is the BEST!!!

Wonderful tour. Barry is exceptionally talented tour-guide (he is a native of Kinsale and knows... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cw P
Great Look at Historic Kinsale!

Took this highly recommended tour and so glad we did. Barry was a warm and engaging native of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bob M
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Don & Barry's Historic Stroll in Old Kinsale. The original daily walking tour of Kinsale. Daily 7 days from Kinsale Tourist Office at 11.15 April-Oct. Plus early bird tour at 9.15 May-Sept, Mon- Sat. Selected by Rick Steves as 'Kinsale's single best...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful tour. Barry is exceptionally talented tour-guide (he is a native of Kinsale and knows his craft exceptionally well). Knowledgeable, friendly, funny..... Barry is the best!

Thank Cw P
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took this highly recommended tour and so glad we did. Barry was a warm and engaging native of Kinsale, just oozing with historic knowledge and insights into Irish culture- great humor as well. He captivates you by weaving in some great stories as you walk...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed the walking tour with Barry in old Kinsale. One of the best tours we have experienced. Barry provided a great narrative of the history of Kinsale. Loved the stories and his easy-going style. Thanks for making Kinsale one of our favorite cities...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wo love good tours wherever we travel. On this 3 week trip to Eastern Europe and Ireland, this was the best tour we took and one of the best in years. Barry is well informed, presents a lot of information in a relaxed, interesting, well...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great way to be introduced to the fascinating history of this wonderful area. Don was a warm, fun and well informed guide. Just what you would think of a charming Irish character.

Thank Pam P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stroll of Kinsale with witty entertaining Barry. I highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting Kinsale you absolutely must take this walking tour. Barry was terrific, introduced himself to every guest and spoke at length about where they were from and about their interests. The tour was packed with information and very humorous stories. The walk...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barry was our guide. He has an incredible sense of history and is a personification of the legendary Irish humor! (Or should I say "humoUr"? It was raining lightly but we didn't care. He was informative, not boring, even produced a local poet during our...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We joined a walk lead by Barry. You know it’s going to be good when he says “pay me at the end — keeps me on my toes”. The 90 min stroll through Kinsale gives you a real sense of the history and stories behind...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour is excellent. Barry is a great story teller and gives a interesting overview of the towns history. We found the tour very enlightening and gave us a good understanding of one part of Irish history. So worth it!!

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dalepaints
20 May 2018|
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Response from Donald B | Reviewed this property |
8 euro’s per person but you pay at the end so if you didn’t like it you could drop out along the way. historicstrollhkinsale
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KailuaGal
26 January 2017|
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Response from BarryMoloney | Property representative |
The tour ends 2 mins walk from Kinsale Tourist Office.
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