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6day Wild West Tour of Ireland &Northern Island

We had a wonderful 6 day trip with overland tours to nth west Ireland and Northern Ireland. We save... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Heathcote, Australia
Magical Excursions

Our two days with Jim were the highlights of our trip to Ireland. Jim is engaging, knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Ireland West Tours provides the perfect solution for those that do not want to have the restraints of a Coach Tour but don't want the strains of a self drive tour. We provide private personalised tours where the customer gets to choose the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
179 Castle Park, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 751 910
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful 6 day trip with overland tours to nth west Ireland and Northern Ireland. We save magnificent scenery . Activities were varied an enjoyable and our tour guide Thomas was excellent, He was engaging and guided and assisted us all when needed....More

Thank PaulineMcCarthy2015
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our two days with Jim were the highlights of our trip to Ireland. Jim is engaging, knowledgeable and a great story teller. He figured out our preferences and we worked out agendas for the two days. The first day we went to Lettermullen, a small...More

Thank achristy2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Jim was fantastic to drive us around Connemara in one day. He was so good to tell about the place and love his humor.

Thank Birthe2013
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Booking - Booking with Jim was easy and he listened to what our family wanted, and made suggestions that only made our trip more meaningful and special. Jim included my daughters (8 and 5) in the planning and offered ideas that would inspire my children....More

Thank CircleMajik
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

My parents and I went on a private full day tour with Jim. We asked him to show us the best of Connemara and he did not disappoint us! Our B&B Ardawn House highly recommended him. When Jim met us, he asked what our interests...More

Thank Suzanne f
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a tour for 8 people to the Cliffs of Moher- I prefer to do something small vs a large tourist bus. This was exactly what I was looking for! Jim was very easy to work with over email. Our guide was...More

Thank Danielle A
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We hired Jim Parslow for two days. The first day he took us to Connemara. We were on roads that weren’t even on the map! It was beautiful. The second day we toured The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher. He grew up in Galway,...More

Thank skygoddessDenver
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We booked Ireland West tours for 2 day trips while we were on a family holiday to Galway (mostly because we were not comfortable driving on the left side of the road). I was so glad we opted for a small tour instead of the...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Spent a wonderful day with Jim showing us around the beautiful Ireland country side. Jim is a wealth of knowledge and very personable. We felt like we were spending time with an old friend. Because Jim arranges each tour to be small and focused on...More

Thank Robin B
Jim P, Owner at Ireland West Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Hi, thank you for your kind words. you were wonderful company and made my "job" very easy. Job is in inverted commas as it did not feel like work to show you around. Jim

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This was the best tour my family and I have ever been on. Jim was very accommodating and took us to see beautiful places we never would have found on our own. He knows people everywhere and it really makes you feel welcome in Ireland....More

Thank Kit B
Jim P, Owner at Ireland West Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi Kit, it was an absolute pleasure to bring you and your family around Connemara. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and I appreciate it your very kind words. Jim

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16 June 2018|
Response from Jim P | Property representative |
Sorry.I only became aware of your query now and it's probably too late. You can call me at +35391751910 if it's not too late. Jim
Kit B
15 April 2018|
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Response from Jim P | Property representative |
I do apologise but for some strange reason. I don't seem to have received an enquiry from you. If you don't mind, can you send me a copy and I'll reply immediately? Jim Parslow