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“back roads”(5 reviews)
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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
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179 Castle Park, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 751 910
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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

Date of experience: September 2017
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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.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank maureens335
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

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Caroline0706
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

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Monika Anna S
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

Date of experience: August 2017
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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

Date of experience: July 2017
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

Date of experience: June 2017
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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

Date of experience: June 2017
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

Date of experience: June 2017
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jackandjill
16 June 2018|
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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
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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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