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Hillwalk Tours

6 Galway Technology Centre Mervue Business & Technology Park Wellpark Road | 6 Galway Technology Centre, Mervue Business Park,, Galway H91 A560, Ireland
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Beara Way and Wicklow Way

Very friendly and helpfull people at Hillwalk Tours! Everything was well organised. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roel H
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Grathem, Limburg, Netherlands
Hillwalk’s Dingle Way Walk .... it should be on your Bucket List!

Very organized, well marked trails, detailed (but not too much) info for each day’s walk, B&Bs... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bbbwards
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Seattle, Washington
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Looking for reviews of the best walking tours? Hillwalk Tours' reviews are testament to the fact that we will take you to the most beautiful locations, tell you about the best restaurants and pubs and will generally show you a great time! But don't just take our word for it - have a look at our walking tour reviews!
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“b bs” (42 reviews)
“self guided” (21 reviews)
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6 Galway Technology Centre Mervue Business & Technology Park Wellpark Road | 6 Galway Technology Centre, Mervue Business Park,, Galway H91 A560, Ireland
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"west highland way"
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"b bs"
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"luggage transfer"
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"walking holiday"
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"rob roy way"
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"day hike"
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"moderate walk"
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"walking directions"
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"sheep's head"
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"hadrian's wall path"
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"dingle peninsula"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and helpfull people at Hillwalk Tours! Everything was well organised. The communication was clear and fast. Twice!!More

Thank Roel H
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Luisa G, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Roel H, It's great to hear that you enjoyed your second walking tour with us. The Beara Way and the Wicklow Way are both beautiful trails! Many thanks for commenting on the organisation of your tours - we were delighted to read your review....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very organized, well marked trails, detailed (but not too much) info for each day’s walk, B&Bs carefully selected, stunning views every step of the way, and friends made along the way. Hillwalk made it easy to just get out and walk AND make incredible memories....More

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Misja W, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi bbbwards, Thank you for leaving us such a wonderful review! We're really delighted to hear that you had such a fantastic time in Dingle. Looking after all the organisation for you and making it easy for you to just get out and have a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about this operation! The communication throughout was wonderful. The logistics and supporting material was first-rate. I’m an operations person and I’m particular, and I was impressed. Everything from landmarks and possible side trips to when to contact the next B&B...More

Thank lynncrisci5
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Luisa G, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi lynncrisci5, Thanks a million for this glowing review. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time on the Kerry Way so much! It is great to hear that you think that we were able to provide such a flawless service and in turn,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This trip exceeded our expectations. The B&B's were lovely, friendly, welcoming, and comfortable. I felt spoiled the entire trip. Hillwalk tours answered all my questions and called me whenever I wanted to talk things through. I was extremely happy with the entire experience and can't...More

Thank Molly E
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Misja W, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Molly E, Thank you for leaving us such a glowing review. We're delighted that you had such a wonderful experience on your West Highland Way tour. Making our walkers feel spoiled and looked after is what we love to do and we're very happy...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Very precise and accurate service The B&B's arranged all met or exceeded expectations.I would use for future walking vacationsMore

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Misja W, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Dear Ibakerasa Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review. We're delighted to hear you had a great time along the wonderful Hadrian's Wall Path and that you so enjoyed the accommodations we booked for you. We would love to...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I booked the Sheep's Head Way hike through Hillwalk tours. It was a really great hike in late October although we did have some foggy weather but that was expected for Fall in Ireland. It was a great way to see the...More

2  Thank Mitch-NS
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Misja W, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Hi Mitch-NS, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're delighted to hear you had such a wonderful time along the lovely Sheep's Head Way and that we were able to help create this experience for you! We would love to...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This was our first time using Hillwalk tours and our first time ever hiking in another country and we chose Inverness, Scotland. Our experience was amazing!! The bed and breakfasts chosen for us were perfect. The hosts prepared our lunches and awesome breakfasts. They dried...More

1  Thank Sybil G
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Misja W, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Hi Sybil G, Thank you for leaving us a review. It's great to hear that you had such a fantastic time in Scotland. Our suppliers are very important to us so we're also delighted to hear your hosts at the B&Bs looked after you so...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

So, not being very experienced multi-day hikers and also not wanting to camp, we chose to use Hillwalk Tours as our provider for the West Highland Way. There are many companies for your hike logistics if you don't want to do it yourself and Hillwalk...More

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Charlotte R, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Hi staed, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us an online review. We are thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful and relaxing time on your West Highland Way tour. We strive to provide our customers with the happiest...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We did the seven-day Hadrian's wall tour package, with Hillwalk sending us maps and trail guides, booking bed-and-breakfasts, and arranging luggage transfer. The places they chose for us were delightful in terms of accommodations. service, and food. Trail pickups (for B&Bs not as close to...More

3  Thank NSteussy
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Charlotte R, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Hi NSteussy, Thank you so much for your glowing review. We are thrilled to hear that you had such a great time on your Hadrian's Wall Path walking tour! As avid hikers ourselves we place a high importance on our walkers' comfort and strive to...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We had 5 days to spare and did the Challenging Wicklow Way. Again, it was a wonderful experience with great walks, friendly people, superb views, good food and beautiful weather (in October!) to top off. On our first day we did 30 kilometers, ending in...More

3  Thank Bart-Jeroen H
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Misja W, Product Coordinator at Hillwalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hi Bart-Jeroen H, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us an online review. We're delighted to hear you had such a great time along the Wicklow Way and enjoyed the stunning scenery, food and hospitality and it's great that you had such...More

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John Y
7 April 2018|
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Response from Misja W | Property representative |
Hi John Y, Thank you for contacting us. We'd be delighted to help you with a hiking tour.! All of our tours are self-guided and we have tours starting from 4 days up to 12 days. Since you would hike to approx 5-10 miles... More
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Susan D
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Hi Susan D Thank you for contacting Hillwalk Tours. We would be delighted to help you organize a walking tour along the Rob Roy Way in Scotland! Midges and horse flies occur between May and September. Exactly how heavy... More
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