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Heart of Burren Walks

The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
+353 87 292 5487
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The Secrets of the Burren unlocked by Tony

We arrived in the Burren and planned ahead to have a private tour with Tony. We were so glad that... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tessa S
The Bard of Burren

Not just a guide, Tony is a combination of historian, poet, entertainer, expert on flora and fauna... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gene S
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New York City, New York
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The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
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+353 87 292 5487
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived in the Burren and planned ahead to have a private tour with Tony. We were so glad that we did. In two and a half hours Tony explained the history, ecology, flora and people of the Burren, whilst walking us through the landscape...More

Thank Tessa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not just a guide, Tony is a combination of historian, poet, entertainer, expert on flora and fauna, spellbinder of the Burren. He brings to life all the seasons that befall the area and brings those climates to you no matter what the weather of the...More

Thank Gene S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to catch a tour with Tony before he shuts down for the season. He is a true Renascence Man with a command of flora, fauna, geology and sweet Irish poetry. Tony tailored our walk along the coast so we had the...More

Thank Lydia V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I joined "The Heart of the Burren Walk" on a Saturday morning after days of rain and on our second day in Ireland! We had perfect weather for this walk through the Burren but the ground was wet and slippery in some...More

1  Thank bjwvm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was quite disappointed that Tonry Kirby was unavailable for the walk but he recommended Michael Killeen and he was excellent. Michael was extremely knowledgeable, good humored, and patient. He also knows about plants and their medicinal qualities. I was on the Burren about 40...More

Thank FnuLnu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I loved our tour with Tony who explained the geology, archeology, social and political history as well as the flora and fauna of this unique area with data and humor. The walk is relatively easy and the sights are so much better...More

Thank Vickie K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoy the walk, Tony is great. He shares his extensive knowledge in an fun way and connects with his guests. He is a great ambassador for the Burren. We talked about everything from flowers, to glaciers, to goats, to hurling.

Thank sky_northern
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Tony Kirby guides everyone through a thoroughly interesting overview of the botany, archeology, and history of The Burren. He's knowledge, passionate, and engaging. His poetry recitations will linger with you after the tour.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Tony was excellent and the group was a nice size. The 2.5 hours just flew. Armed with Tony-supplied local hazel sticks (handy) we walked and were informed about lots of local flora and fauna. Tony was a great guide, answered questions and was super informative...More

Thank Ilovehotels2
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Tony Kirby is quite unique - charming, knowledgeable and a master story teller - he quickly assesses his group's needs and delivers to perfection. This was easily the best 2.5 hours I have spent on anything this year, and I would encourage all reading this...More

Thank jjk24
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johnshiel
6 July 2015|
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Response from theburrenireland | Property representative |
Car parking is free of charge. Slán. Tony.
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