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Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City

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Spanish Parade | Lower Salthill, Galway, Ireland
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Amazing Tour!

Sean was very friendly and funny. His tour was very knowledgable and enthusiastic, and he told the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
lyndonquinn
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Hamilton, Bermuda
A lot of fun and informative also.

Sean was an amazing tour guide. He took us to places in Galway that we would never have visited... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Vincent D
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Want to hear the story and stories of Galway? Come with us and we'll bring you where the tour buses can't - for a leisurely and entertaining stroll through the heart, history and vibrant culture of Ireland's fantastic western capital. Let us share our knowledge, stories and love of this very special city with you. Interesting, informative and very definitely good craic, trust Galway on Foot to set you on the right track in the City of the Tribes.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Spanish Parade | Lower Salthill, Galway, Ireland

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Sean was very friendly and funny. His tour was very knowledgable and enthusiastic, and he told the real stories behind the history! Highly Recommended for a relaxing way to know more about the history of the city.

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Sean was an amazing tour guide. He took us to places in Galway that we would never have visited ourselves, and told us a lot about the history of Galway and of Ireland land in general. The tour is highly recommended and is not strenuous...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My mom booked this tour for our family of married adult children and it was absolutely fantastic! I usually get very bored with the usual history guided tours, but Sean was able to relate history in stories that were exciting and fun to listen and...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Reading your review was almost as enjoyable as bringing your family on tour - thank you so very much! I have to say I'm absolutely delighted that you had such a good time, and that the tour exceeded your (admittedly very low!) expectations. Your obvious...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Sean was a pleasure to deal with from the time we booked the tour. He is a very nice and knowledgeable guy and did a great job on the history and all of the interesting Galway stories. We would have liked some more information on...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review - I really appreciate each and every one. From start to finish, it was an equal pleasure dealing with you, too. Regarding the people and culture of Galway, I would love to make up...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed Sean's tour, very entertaining and informative! Took us through Galway's history and shared some good stories as well!!

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks so much for your wonderfully generous review. I'm especially delighted you enjoyed the stories, they're also my favourite! I hope you enjoyed your time in Galway, and have an opportunity to visit our great little city on the edge of the Atlantic again soon.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Sean gave us a great history of Galway, and his stories added to the enjoyment. I would highly recommend it. JoanMore

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, Joan. It was really interesting to meet you all, and to have the chance to share the wonderful story and stories of Galway with you. I hope everyone in your group enjoyed the tour as much as...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Sean was enthusiastic, very knowledgeable, could tell a great story, and was very patient besides! Even after the official tour of Galway was ovet...almost 2 hours!...he continued to give us little tidbits of knowledge on the way back to our starting point. Amazing experience that...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Having you both on my tour was an absolute tonic - Your interested and relaxed attitudes really made the whole thing very enjoyable for me, and I'm very glad you enjoyed yourselves, too! I hope some of my recommendations for things to do after the...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Our party of five made a last minute request by phone to Sean, on a chilly rainy day, and he cheerfully agreed to meet us in fifteen minutes right by Spanish Arch. So began the most informative, funny, and downright passionate walking tour I've had...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Frederick, thanks so much for such a great review - feedback like this is truly motivating and really genuinely appreciated. I'm very pleased you enjoyed the tour so much - I know I did! - and I hope all the rest of your travels were...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

I always try to find a good walking tour of a new city when I visit. Galway on Foot was a really good choice and Sean is a wonderful tour guide of this lovely town. He was prompt, knowledgable, and incredibly funny. He let my...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderfully generous review. It was a delight to have you both along on the tour, and I am truly chuffed that you enjoyed it so much. I wish you both very well on your travels. PS I hope my...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I was visiting a friend who is a Galway resident and she brought me on this tour with another friend as well as three 11-12 year old local boys. Sean is extremely informative, entertaining, sympathetic (to the fact that it was a day of non...More

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SeanLeonard, Owner at Galway on Foot - Walking Tours of Galway City, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

This must be the most tardy response in history, but summer is upon us, and the sunshine has inspired me! So, thank you so very much for your kind review - it was an absolute pleasure to have you all on my tour back in...More

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Blaine O
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Response from SeanLeonard | Property representative |
Hi Blaine, Thanks for your enquiry. Unfortunately, I am not available to do any tours today. Sorry to disappoint, but I hope you have a great time in Galway nonetheless. -Seán
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macanach
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Hi there, UNFORTUNATELY I am not available today, but may be able to accommodate you tomorrow. Please mail me at the address on this tripadvisor listing (I can't include an email address in this reply... More
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