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Don & Barry's Historic Stroll in Old Kinsale

Currahoo | Ballinspittle, Kinsale 123, Ireland
+353 87 250 0731
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Lovely walking tour jam-packed with history of Kinsale . . .

Our tour guide was had a great sense of humor and was very informed about Kinsale's history. He... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
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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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of four did a tour with Barry of Don and Barry’s Historic Kinsale Stroll in January, 2018. It was one of the best things we did on our trip to Ireland. Barry is incredibly well-informed. He obviously is a careful and continual researcher,...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Our tour guide was had a great sense of humor and was very informed about Kinsale's history. He shared the information in a manner that was entertaining and interesting. The walking tour was a wonderful way to explore Kinsale. It was well-paced and brought the...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

I love history, but it can be very dry so I appreciate a well thought out tour that tackles interesting facts with a touch of wit. Barry was very personable and knowledgeable. The stroll through Kinsale was easy and beautiful. Cant wait to return someday...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This was a great walking tour. Barry was informative, fun, and genuine. You just immediately felt like you were taking a stroll with an old friend. Kinsale is a beautiful town and the tour was time very well spent.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Barry's humour, knowledge and passion for Kinsale's place in Irish history is an excellent way to spend 75 minutes of easy strolling in the picturesque old town. It was day 3 of our 15 day tour of Ireland and gave us a better understanding of...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Do not miss this tour. Barry was fun, informative and a born and raised Kinsale lad. This tour should be one of your first things to do when in Kinsale town. The tour provides history, geography, Irish folk humor, and local tips. Our tour lasted...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

The walk was fun, informative, just the right amount of time to get an overview of the town and its history. I highly recommend this tour

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We had a great walking tour on a blustery fall morning with Barry. He was very knowledgeable and patient with questions, with a healthy dose of humor as well. Taking this tour really puts Kinsale in context- you might think you're just in a cute...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Been to Kinsale many many times but never did the walk with Barry I suggest if you have a couple of hours to spare this is the tour...he knows so much about Kinsale and Irish history in general anything you need to know he's your...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

The town of Kinsale was without power or water after the hurricane that hit Ireland. Our group had to delay our visit to Kinsale because of the hurricane. We went out of our way to visit Kinsale at the urging of one of my nieces...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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