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Ireland West Tours

179 Castle Park, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 751 910
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Excellent day out, great service

We used Ireland West Tours for a day touring around Co Clare. As we had limited time and wanted to... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Two days of excellent photography and interesting conversation

I had a tour booked with another company for Saturday and they failed to pick me up as scheduled... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
179 Castle Park, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 751 910

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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

Thank Barbara4107
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I had a tour booked with another company for Saturday and they failed to pick me up as scheduled. So, since I had Sunday booked with Jim, I called him and rather than playing golf (which he had planned), he saved my Saturday and took...More

1  Thank slwegypt
Reviewed 26 July 2017

When we planned to visit western Ireland, friends warned us against driving ourselves so we signed on with Ireland West Tours. Jim was a terrific tour guide, who tailored the itinerary to our interest, took on all the winding back roads to see the most...More

1  Thank CapitolCouple88
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

If you want a break from Galway's sunshine head to Kirwins Lane Theatre to see 'The life before death' a 1 act play by Kelby Guilfoyle. Elliot and Harvey will make you laugh and cry as they deal with a subject matter that is almost...More

1  Thank cmdkmdccm
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I found Jim and and Ireland West Tours by chance and I'm so blessed! Jim was on time and gave much information about the history of the areas we were in. He was prepared with water bottles and a cooler for anything we might need....More

1  Thank Courtney S
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We just got back from Ireland and spent 3 separate days with Jim. He brilliantly created and executed multiple endeavors and tied it in with transfers from one place to another. All while enjoying a lot of laughs along the way. We had a great...More

1  Thank ENW16
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Toured with Jim and his taxi throughout Conemmara. Great experience with my wife and daughter. He was very knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I had 1 day to spend in Galway and didn't want to spend it on a tour bus. I wanted to see Ireland and learn about the history and customs. After a few conversations Jim understood what I wanted and created a customized tour that...More

Thank vickiepete
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I booked Jim to take me to Ireland's School of Falconry and then for a tour around the area and he was excellent. When we got to the Falconry he was right behind me taking pictures with his professional camera and even told me he...More

Thank Emac23_20
Reviewed 19 May 2017

My husband and I spent a very memorable day exploring the Connemara with Jim. From the time we first made contact via email until we said good bye at the end of our day Jim was a delight and easy to work with. He picked...More

Thank bluewaterdiva
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19 August 2016|
Response from Les57 | Reviewed this property |
I think you sent this to the wrong person.
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
Danielle L
30 March 2016|
Response from Jim P | Property representative |
Ireland West Tours Hi This is Jim Parslow from Ireland West Tours. Many thanks for your enquiry. I have attached some information on our tours and pricing and our terms and conditions which I hope will be of assistance... More