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Don & Barry's Historic Stroll in Old Kinsale

Currahoo | Ballinspittle, Kinsale 123, Ireland
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Informative, entertaining, personable history

Barry walked us around downtown Kinsale while explaining the history of this fascinating place. He... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Donald B
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Carver, Massachusetts
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Don & Barry's Historic Stroll in Old Kinsale

My wife and I had a wonderful experience with Barry Moloney's tour. He is incredible in his... read more

Reviewed yesterday
bgaviglio
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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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 attraction' Duration 1 hour approx, suits all ages, rain or shine!Tours Nov-March by appointment only
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Currahoo | Ballinspittle, Kinsale 123, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Barry walked us around downtown Kinsale while explaining the history of this fascinating place. He was friendly and personable and humorous and most importantly, very knowledgeable.

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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I had a wonderful experience with Barry Moloney's tour. He is incredible in his knowledge but is also very warm and personable. If your in Kinsale, it is a must! Brian G. from Minnesota. USA

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I just spent 10 days in Ireland, including a visit to many historical sites from Dublin, to Kinsale, to Dingle, Galway and more. Barry's tour was the best. He has incredible knowledge about Kinsale, but is also very funny and entertaining. No other tour leader...More

Thank Emmet D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took Barry’s tour and it’s a must if you visit Kinsale. He is a great storyteller, very very knowledgeable, thorough, and it’s the perfect length.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've taken numerous walking tours during our travels, but Barry really takes you through time and place to have you experience the great town of Kinsale. To gain an understanding of the impact this town had on the world over the last thousand years is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If visiting Kinsdale is a ‘must’ (it is), then a tour with Barry is a ‘don’t even think of missing it.’ Barry’s delightful and informative tour is the best way tour Kinsdale while ‘traveling’ through a thousand years of history. Marvelous!

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a history buff, I found Barry's tour absolutely fascinating. It was raining and cold, yet I was absorbed in the fascinating history of Kinsale. After the tour, I found myself wanting to revisit Kinsale to take in more sights and events, but being on...More

Thank Rebecca T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My grandson and I took a bus to Kinsale from Cork and were lucky enough to arrive in time for the last(11:15 am) tour with Barry. We had no idea what it was about and had not made plans to take a tour....so glad that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the tour with Barry and he was terrific. Just meet at the tourist office at the published time. You will learn about the important history of Kinsale that was integral to Ireland's future. He js passionate, informative and entertaining. A great way...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am so thankful we took this tour. We had a fabulous time with Barry. I highly recommend this tour to anyone traveling to Kinsale. It’s a great way to explore the town and learn more about it from a local. He also gives great...More

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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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Lucy S
14 July 2016|
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Response from BarryMoloney | Property representative |
See ye soon Lucy
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