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Ireland West Tours

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179 Castle Park, Galway, Ireland
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An Amazing Two Day Tour with an Expert Guide

Jim gave a wonderful tour of the Burren, Galway, Connemara and castles and sights along the way. He... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tidetogether
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Islip, New York
A beautiful way to see a beautiful place!

We spent two days with Jim touring around the West Coast of Ireland; staying in Galway, we traveled... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Grace M
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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 timetable, itinerary and pace of the tour. We bring you to see the real West of Ireland and we bring you to places where the tour buses don't go.
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“tour bus” (9 reviews)
“private tour” (6 reviews)
“back roads” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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179 Castle Park, Galway, Ireland
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"back roads"
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"professional camera"
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"custom tour"
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"shannon airport"
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"best fish and chips"
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"an adventure"
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"outstanding tour"
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"personal tour"
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"wealth of knowledge"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jim gave a wonderful tour of the Burren, Galway, Connemara and castles and sights along the way. He was patient and really knew the best places to have a bowl of Irish stew or the best fish and chips. It was the best experience and...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We spent two days with Jim touring around the West Coast of Ireland; staying in Galway, we traveled one day around Connemara and one day around the Burren. Jim is funny and informative, knows all the spots for a great picture, and ensured we saw...More

1  Thank Grace M
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Jim took my family four on a great adventure to small side road where we view countryside, animals grazing, water flowing and amazing terrain. I have a 14 year old and 16 year old that thouroughly enjoyed an 8 hour day trip that was captivating...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Believe the reviews. I booked and organized a Connemara day trip through Jim, and Pat was our driver. Both are a pleasure to deal with. On time and on point. I think Pat recognized that our group was a little weary from a big night...More

1  Thank BDardeen
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Jim picked us up in Galway for a day of touring. My husband and I had been using public transit to get around Ireland, but wanted to see some things off the beaten path. I had a list of sights for the day, to which...More

2  Thank Rachel J
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

We met up with Jim from Ireland West Tours the day after we arrived in Ireland and Galway. My brother had recommended getting a personal tour guide, and we are still thrilled with how wonderful Ireland West Tours was. We told Jim that we were...More

1  Thank Kate K
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This was the best part of our Ireland stay. Patrick is so knowledgeable. Not just about history, but also the culture. I learned so much from him and we sang Irish songs together all the way back to Galway.

1  Thank maureens335
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My now~fiancé and I took a recent trip with Ireland west tours and had such a wonderful day. We coordinated with Jim to have Patrick pick us up from Shannon airport and drive us to our Galway hotel and for Patrick to take us on...More

1  Thank Caroline0706
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

My friend and I spent two wonderful days in August/September with Jim touring to Connemara and to the Cliffs. I asked Jim to go mainly on back roads and show us some nice views to take pictures and all the hidden gems he recommends. He...More

1  Thank Monika Anna S
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We used Ireland West Tours for a day touring around Co Clare. As we had limited time and wanted to see specific family- linked places, it was a fabulous choice and exceeded expectations. Jim was easy to contact and provided suggestions without imposing his views...More

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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
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Response from Les57 | Reviewed this property |
I think you sent this to the wrong person.
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16 April 2016|
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Response from Jim P | Property representative |
Hi, we have had some intermittent problems with our email but it is working again or my landline is 0035391753103 and cell phone is 00353872257339. Apologies for the inconvenience. Jim Parslow
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