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Ireland West Tours

179 Castle Park, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 751 910
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My sisters 50th weekend!

My mother and Father are from Galway (Connemara) and 5 sisters, 1 x cousin and 1 x daughter... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2014
Sharon V
Luton, United Kingdom
Great Timing

Jim, from years of experience, knew how to time visits to various attractions. We would often... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2014
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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 19 September 2014

My mother and Father are from Galway (Connemara) and 5 sisters, 1 x cousin and 1 x daughter surprised my sister for her 50th birthday with a trip to Galway. We didnt have cars and wanted to visit family homes. I found Ireland West tours...More

2  Thank Sharon V
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Jim, from years of experience, knew how to time visits to various attractions. We would often arrive early before busloads of tourists or just after they left. Not being familiar with the Galway area we left the itinerary choices up to him. That was a...More

3  Thank SuciTraveller
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Similar reviews to everyone else -- tailors trips to what you want to see; knows the area well. A great fount of stories and wealth of knowledge, and the tour really had an intimate, local feel. A huge plus is that JIm brings his camera...More

1  Thank Nianca
Reviewed 27 July 2014

We were a party of three, from which 2 didn’t speak any English, taking a tour through the area of Galway, and we got recommended to contact Jim to guide/drive us around and to take us to all the beautiful places this region has to...More

2  Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed 16 July 2014

So very happy that we got to spend the day with Jim. He took us to the places that we asked for and stayed as long as we wanted. He also suggested some other places that we thoroughly enjoyed--A great Day! We would definitely book...More

5  Thank sijboukje13
Reviewed 1 February 2014

This was my second tour with Jim. Two years ago, I spent a day in Connemara with him and really enjoyed the experience; so much so that when I returned to Galway for New Year's, along with my husband, son and his girlfiend, I was...More

3  Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I can't say enough good things about Jim Parslow. My wife and I wanted to spend 5-6 days touring western Ireland, but we didn't want to drive ourselves (so we could both enjoy the scenery, not get lost, and be able to enjoy a Guinness...More

6  Thank BootlessJoe
Reviewed 4 September 2013

I'm generally skeptical of guided tours; I prefer to stumble around on my own with my friends and family. Guided tours too often have left me feeling rushed, like I've spent my day running around to take pictures rather than enjoying the surroundings and the...More

9  Thank travelinfool003
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We took on Ireland as a family... three adult children and two parents and one soon-to-be- sister-in-law so you can imagine the different ranges of interests/ tastes/ etc. Jim's amazing tour of the places special to the region and in Ireland in general exceeded every...More

3  Thank emmakat16
Reviewed 8 August 2013

Three friends and I wanted to see the Connemara but wanted to avoid the big tours - after a bit of searching we found Jim's Ireland West Tours and couldn't have been happier with the experience. At 30 euro an hour we got a driver,...More

3  Thank jknd02
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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