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Walking Tours Dublin

| Front Gate of Trinity College at College Green, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 821 8444
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Free walking tour of the south side of Dublin. Our tour guide Owen was awesome, very funny and knew... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
traceyjane07
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Berkeley Vale, Australia
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Secret Dublin revealed..

I've lived in Dublin all my life, and I can honestly say I was dumbfounded by the hidden Dublin... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Philip M
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Walking Tours Dublin provides private bespoke PRIVATE tours of Dublin city's many attractions. Kevin McDermott has an extensive knowledge of the city, he is passionate about it and he loves sharing this with you. Kevin's style is very interactive, informative and entertaining, ensuring that you have a very enjoyable experience. Dublin is a vibrant city and your tour will leave you with a very positive impression of Dublin, Ireland past and present and of Irish people. The aim of the tour is to "Learn a little, laugh a lot". Tours are normally taken by visiting families or small business groups from all over the world who want a quality and engaging service.
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| Front Gate of Trinity College at College Green, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Free walking tour of the south side of Dublin. Our tour guide Owen was awesome, very funny and knew his stuff. Highly recommend. 2.5 hours in total.

Thank traceyjane07
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I've lived in Dublin all my life, and I can honestly say I was dumbfounded by the hidden Dublin that was revealed to our group... Kevin is so charming, and passionate about his city, his appreciation for the little things that we pass by on...More

Thank Philip M
Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Philip. Thank you for your very kind comments. It was a pleasurable afternoon with your group and I'm delighted they enjoyed the tour. Thanks also to everyone for all the questions. They (and the few Guinness!!) made the day. All the best. Kevin.

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It was a life enhancing experience to walk through Dublin with Kevin. I was traveling as a solo woman on a business trip and only had a few hours at leisure. Kevin is a fabulous guide, he is both passionate and expert about the history,...More

Thank Mgriffinlee
Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Meg. A sincere thanks for your kind comments. I too greatly enjoyed meeting you and look forward to seeing you and your family back on these green shores. All the best. Kevin

Reviewed 26 September 2017

My husband and I spent a half a day walking with Kevin in late August. We were immediately charmed by him...a jovial Irishman indeed. This was a perfect way to start our two week Ireland drive, as he imparted a wonderful weave of history, culture,...More

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Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Virginia. It was a great pleasure meeting you and thank you for your very kind words. I'm delighted you enjoyed the private walking tour of Dublin and indeed the rest of your trip around Ireland. Hopefully our paths will cross again. All the best. Kevin

Reviewed 29 August 2017

My wife and I and our three children ages 6, 8 and 10 spent a half day with Kevin walking around Dublin, seeing some of the key highlights of the city, discussing history, culture and architecture and enjoying one of the active markets. We had...More

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Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. It's greatly appreciated. Hopefully you got a good flavour for Ireland and that one day I can welcome you back.

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The best we can say about Kevin is that the day before we took his literary tour of Dublin, we took another walking tour with another guide, and there was no comparison. Kevin has passion as well as intellect and he welcomed us as if...More

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Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

A sincere thank you for your lovely feedback. It's greatly appreciated and in truth, it made my day. Thank you too for all the questions you all asked on the tour. Good conversation is what makes it enjoyable for all. All the best. Kevin

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Kevin is a first rate tour guide. Warm and hospitable, it felt like we were friends in short order. He knows Dublin like the back of his hand and adjusted the tour to suit our interests in history and literature. He is full of detail...More

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Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

A sincere thanks for your very kind words. I'm delighted you enjoyed the tour. Dublin is full of interesting places to see and in truth, we only nanaged to cover some. Perhaps one day I will be able to welcome you back and show you...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We are a young couple from Iceland that wanted a private tour. We called Kevin and asked him if he could guide us that very same day. He was willing to change his plans for giving us a tour in Dublin. During the tour Kevin...More

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Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Dear Telma. It was a great pleasure to meet you and Ivar and to introduce you to the many attractions of Dublin. A sincere thank you for your kind comments. I hope the walking tour gave you a good appreciation of the charm and energy...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Myself and 3 friends had the pleasure of spending an afternoon with Kevin for a walking tour of Dublin in mid-May 2017. Kevin shared with us his deep passion and knowledge of Ireland. Highlights included a James Joyce poetry reading together in a historic pharmacy,...More

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Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Sincere thanks for your kind review. It really means a lot to me. Kind regards. Kevin

Reviewed 11 May 2017

Before the tour occurred, Kevin emailed us asking about our interests. We were vague to say the least, indicating an interest in "history, art, and architecture" but not much more than that. Going off just that, he led us on an amazing tour beginning at...More

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Kevin M, Owner at Walking Tours Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you Amelia for your kind words. I'm delighted you and your mum enjoyed the tour. Hopefully one day, I can introduce you to other equally interesting parts of this great city. Have a lovely summer. Kevin

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