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Classic Ireland Guided Tours

Killarney, Ireland
+353 83 100 0847
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Superb Guide for SW Ireland

Barry O'Rourke is the best guide we have ever had. The area around Killarney is gorgeous and Barry... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
kutgoff
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Falls Church, Virginia
Tour with Barry - Extraordinary!

Twelve of us, college classmates decades ago, reunited in Ireland the first week of October. Barry... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Katytod
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I offer private chauffeured guided sightseeing tours throughout the island of Ireland tailored to your requirements.
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Barry O'Rourke is the best guide we have ever had. The area around Killarney is gorgeous and Barry arranged 3.5 days to see it's wonders. Very good timing for each wonderful day. He is very adaptable to your interests. Barry found us lodgings and great...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. It is very much appreciated. We certainly had some interesting conversations in the course of our travels in Kinsale and Co. Kerry. I thoroughly enjoyed our debates about geo politics and...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Twelve of us, college classmates decades ago, reunited in Ireland the first week of October. Barry O’Rourke from Classic Ireland Guided Tours met our flights at Shannon and escorted us to the Cliffs of Moher and Adare before arriving at our rental house in Killarney...More

Thank Katytod
barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. What a lovely bunch of ladies I had the pleasure of spending time with. Great to hear you all enjoyed our travels. Im delighted you all enjoyed your trip to Ireland....More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

From my initial e-mail communication, I knew Barry was the guide for us. Spending four days touring the west coast of Ireland with him did not disappoint. We used Killarney as a home base for all four days. It was perfect. We loved the charm...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you very much for taking time to post a review on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your tour in the south west area. It was a pleasure to spend time with you, and your input and research contributed immensely to four...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

Barry O Rourke is the best, he made our trip to Ireland the experience of a lifetime. We looked forward to everyday with him. He planned our trip perfectly. His knowlege of Irelands history is impressive as well as enlighting. He lets you see how...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for posting a review on TripAdvisor. We certainly had some interesting discussions and your own extensive knowledge of history kept me on my toes!. I particularly remember we covered the famine in depth. Thank you for choosing Classic Ireland Guided Tours. Regards, Barry

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We picked Barry for our tour/vacation in Ireland because we wanted to not only see some of the main tourist attractions, but also to see locations off the "beaten track" where large tour buses simply could not navigate. In that respect,(and all others), Barry did...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you very much for posting a review of your tour on TripAdvisor. I am glad you enjoyed your tour, I enjoyed discussing history in depth with you and learning of your history in the West Cork area. Thank you for choosing to tour with...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a 7 day tour and had an amazing experience! Highly recommend it! Our driver, Wym, was excellent with children and a wonderful guide. I can't say enough about the great experience they provided.

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you very much for taking time to post a review of your tour on TripAdvisor. I am glad your group enjoyed your tour of the west and south west of Ireland. Thank you for choosing Classic Ireland Guided Tours. Best wishes, Barry

Reviewed 27 July 2017

If you simply need to get from Point A to Point B, there are many drivers to choose from. If you want a driver who will enhance and enrich your experience, there’s Barry O’Rourke. Barry is more than a knowledgeable and gracious host. He was...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you very much for posting a review of your tour on TripAdvisor. I am glad both of you enjoyed your tour to the south and west of Ireland. I enjoyed our discussions on current affairs, which were very interesting. Thank you for choosing Classic...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Barry was a key ingredient in our wonder and delight with all that makes up Ireland! From the time I first communicated with him, he was informative, knowledgeable and generous with his time. Days with Barry were lovely. He is a gentleman, with a vast...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking time to post a review on TripAdvisor. It is very much appreciated. I'm glad both of you enjoyed your trip to the south west of Ireland. I enjoyed touring with you and discussing life in general. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

Barry O'Rourke was a fabulous tour guide to the Cliffs of Mohr and around the Ring of Kerry! He was very knowledgable and willing to answer all our questions about Ireland, past and present; and our group of 15 ranging from 11 to 82 had...More

Thank Julie M
barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hi Julie, Thank you very much for posting a review of our tours in the south west and west of Ireland. I too enjoyed my time with your group as we travelled by road and ferry on the highways and by-ways of this region. Thank...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

My brother and I along with our wives had planned to visit Ireland and experience the land of our ancestors. We considered self-planned trips. We considered package tours. Finally, we decided that we wanted to enjoy the experience away from crowds or buses, taking our...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Hello from your ancestral home!, Thanking you for posting a review of your tour back in the 'home' country. I'm delighted to see you noticed the hills and valleys we traversed during the tour, I can remember we had a bit of fun on the...More

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