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Take our Sightseeing Tour along Donegal's Wild Atlantic Coast. With stops at: Killybegs (Ireland's Premier Fishing Port) Slieve Liag (said to be Europe's Highest Sea Cillf) Glencolmcille Folk Village The Silver Strand (Beach) Glengesh Glacial...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Letterbarrow, Donegal Town, Ireland
+353 86 605 9220
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way to kick off the day and see a good chunk of Donegal on a short trip. John had an exceptional knowledge of the area and was a great chat throughout. Would fully recommend this trip to anyone visiting the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

John was informative and very professional. We would highly recommend! He gave us a great overview of Donegal.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

John has exceptional knowledge of the area, including all historical details of the region and country. He is a conversationalist and his enthusiasm during the tour was non-stop. Very good driver and attentive to your safety. The view of Slieve League were jaw dropping! Highly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous day. The cliffs are breathtaking, and even more stunning than Cliffs of Moher. John was a very friendly & informative guide. I really recommend this tour. Katherine

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 12 December 2018

John Mc Groary was an incredible tour guide. He's extremely personable, knowledgeable about the land and history of Ireland, and he seemed to know every person that we encountered. Slieve Liag was breathtaking and worth the cold wind (visited Ireland in late November). The tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

My husband and I, and his sister and husband were traveling together through Ireland in October of this year. We had not been to Donegal and wanted to take in the beauty of this county. John McGroary was recommended as the best tour guide around...and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

John McGroary was tour guide and driver for myself and five friends. He located my father's childhood home in Roscommon and was our excellent tour guide for the Wild Atlantic Way Tour. John is well versed in geography and Irish history. He is prompt and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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John M, Owner at Walking Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

Thank you for your kind review. I was my pleasure to help you on your vacation

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We just returned from a day trip with John McGroary to the Slieve League Cliffs & surroundings. My husband and I are still catching our breath, pondering the wonders of scenery that we just went through. John is a terrific guide- as a native of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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John M, Owner at Walking Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. It was a pleasure to show you around this area.

Reviewed 21 October 2018

Was staying in Donegal for 2 nights and wanted to see more of the area. However, we were without a car and decided to book this tour as it was the only one offering a day-trip with pick up from Donegal Town. Wasn't sure what...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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John M, Owner at Walking Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

:) I'm glad you enjoyed my tour and I thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I had the huge privilege and luck to be in this amazing 5 hours tour despite the weather. The tour guide, John, collected me directly from The Gateway Lodge in Donegal and two other people. John was truely an amazing tour guide, he is very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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John M, Owner at Walking Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed the tour.

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