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Heart of Burren Walks

The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
+353 87 292 5487
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Burren walking with a great guide

My partner and I have just had a great day and a half walking with Tony Kirby as our guide. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wylam, United Kingdom
Fascinating and informative.

A group of 4 of us did a private walk with Tony about 2 weeks ago. Knowing that we were all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Regina, Canada
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The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
+353 87 292 5487
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I have just had a great day and a half walking with Tony Kirby as our guide. A seriously well-informed man with breadth as well as deoth if knowledge of acplace he clearly holds close in his heart. Tony talked knowledgeably about...More

Thank lindpress
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 4 of us did a private walk with Tony about 2 weeks ago. Knowing that we were all naturopaths, he tailored the St. Colman's Hermitage walk to include information on medicinal plants we came across. We were lucky enough to be blessed...More

Thank ReginaKat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small mixed bag of 7 people descended onto the Burren last Sunday, some enthusiastically some not so enthusiastically, to part take in one of Tony's lovely walks. We all had a great time, Tony engaged young and old and spoke with passion about all...More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small group of us joined Tony for a 2 hour walk of the Burren last weekend. We thoroughly enjoyed it, even those amongst us who thought they wouldnt!! Tony exudes passion for the Burren, its formation, its history plants, flora etc. If you are...More

Thank kathrynwhyte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tony showed us sights we might not have found on our own. He provides background on historical, religious, botanical, agricultural and archeological facets of Irish life from the Stone Age through the present. And he recites poetry from Yeats and Heaney! Since I didn't have...More

1  Thank Becky S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

It was my first visit to Kilfenora and Tony's 'Heart of the Burren' walk was the highlight of my trip. The walk was gentle and the scenery beautiful. We were shown flowers, a tumble-down tenant farmer's dwelling, the remains of an early Christian settlement, and...More

Thank JenniLancaster
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I was down in Ballyvaughan for a few days and was keen to do some sort of outdoor activity which embraced the great outdoors and Tony's heart of the Burren walks stood out. In the end there were only two of us on the tour,...More

Thank liz_hughes77
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Tony Kirby lead a group of 17 of us through the Burren. The views were incredible and he was very knowledgeable about the history of the Burren. He knew the perfect spots to take us. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone that wants...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We really enjoyed our walk. We learned so much, Tony was happy to answer any/all questions our group had. And we were lucky to have amazing weather. I'd highly recommend.

Thank sarahcoady86
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We had a wonderful walk with Tony over the Christmas holiday. I informed him in advance that we were traveling with my disabled daughter and he was very helpful about planning a tour to accomodate her wheelchair... Tony is a wealth of information... He is...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Any extra charge for parking my car?
6 July 2015|
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Response from theburrenireland | Property representative |
Car parking is free of charge. Slán. Tony.