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Dublin Tour Guide - Private Tours

9 North Great George's Street | Studio 9, Dublin D01 K3C8, Ireland
+353 86 304 4433
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Excellent Three Hour Walking Tour

My nephew and I had the pleasure of spending three hours with Carl taking us on a three hour... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
BorderTerrierMom2
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Toronto, Canada
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Don’t miss Carl’s Dublin tour - fantastic!

Had a terrific 5 hour tour of Dublin with Carl. Highly recommend it. He’s extremely knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PhilNTed
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Young, energetic, but most importantly, knowledgeable and entertaining, Garvan offers some of the greatest walking tours in Dublin, delivered with as much passion as good cheer. Having over 700 tours under his belt, he knows all the main sites and most of the hidden ones ;)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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9 North Great George's Street | Studio 9, Dublin D01 K3C8, Ireland
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+353 86 304 4433
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My nephew and I had the pleasure of spending three hours with Carl taking us on a three hour walking tour of Dublin’s city centre. His style was engaging for both young and old and packed full of information, both historical and current. I would...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a terrific 5 hour tour of Dublin with Carl. Highly recommend it. He’s extremely knowledgeable, engaging and passionate about Ireland. Very professional and prompt. It was my first trip and I learned so much. No doubt it will inspire me to dig deeper into...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 hr tour with Cathal! A lot of history and folklore with great sense of humor. They were able to accommodate us on a very short notice. We got great tips on dining and further Ireland destinations. Cathal has also promptly...More

Thank Anna R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been bringing groups to Dublin for many years and have always had good guides but now that I have had Dublin Tour Guide - Carl, we will not be using anyone else.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh, what a city it is! Garven is no amateur guide. His knowledge of Irelands tumultuous history is extensive and his retelling of it can be almost theatrical in nature. The tour was not all doom and gloom historical stories though. There were plenty of...More

Thank Lenore M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 8 people with a limited amount of time, so we did the 5-hour walking tour with Carl. Carl was very knowledgeable and made an effort to talk to all 8 of us. He gave us a great overview of Irish history before he...More

Thank Teri M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent yesterday wandering the streets of Dublin with Cathal. What a delightful day. Cathal was a charming and lovely man. What did we see - everything!!! We booked a five hour tour and with it being Sunday a couple of things were closed so...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We opted to be picked up by cab at the Dublin cruise ship port which really maximized our limited time in Dublin. Mathieu was our guide for the day. He accommodated our family with a leisurely walking pace. We saw all the sites on the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carl was our guide for a half day in Dublin. We covered a lot of ground and he was very knowledgeable. Very pleased with our introduction to this cosmopolitan city

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the walking tour with you. We also loved the walking tour with John to Howth, it was an amazing day. After the Dublin Private tour we spent an week touring various towns along the Shannon River on a barge. Each day it...More

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azycheung
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Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
Please go to Garvan’s site Dublin tour guide Garvan Rushe private guide
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billi729
14 June 2018|
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Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
I agree contact Dublin Tour guides Hope it works out for you..
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Kerry F
4 June 2018|
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Response from Henry K | Reviewed this property |
do yourself a huge favor and go with a three hour private tour...the tour we had was fantastic...great guide who knew all the real places in Dublin...not where you are going to run into the excursions from the cruise ships
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