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We can’t say enough about Barry O’Rourke and his Classic Ireland Guided Tours!! What a great way to... read more

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ARS51
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Manahawkin, New Jersey
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In Ireland with Gate1

We arrived in Dublin a couple of days early for our 10-day tour of Ireland, the Republic and... read more

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CaminoCFrey
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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 yesterday via mobile

We can’t say enough about Barry O’Rourke and his Classic Ireland Guided Tours!! What a great way to see a country!! Barry knew EVERYTHING about Ireland, it’s history, economy etc! It was an intimate tour for just 3 couples and we got to see all...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Andrea, Dan, Dawn, Ernie, Judy and Bob, Thank you Andrea for taking the time to post the review which I know you all contributed to. I’m delighted you enjoyed the tour. Every year I get the opportunity to meet wonderful people and when I...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived in Dublin a couple of days early for our 10-day tour of Ireland, the Republic and Ulster. That way, we were able to work in the musical “Jimmy’s Wall” at the Abbey Theatre. And we were off to a great start, thanks to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Barry was recommended to us and was an absolute gem! There were 7 of my family members that all had different 'must sees' during our trip to Ireland. Barry showed us so much more than what we had expected. He shared his knowledge of Ireland's...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jeanine, Thank you very much for taking time to post a review on TripAdvisor. It is very much appreciated. Im delighted to hear you and your family enjoyed the tour, but I must compliment you on the excellent itinerary you compiled. As I mentioned...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned from our 6 day "Trip of a Lifetime" that would not have been nearly as enjoyable without Barry's professional approach. His knowledge, sense of humor and flexibility were so appreciated. Not only was he an amazing tour guide, he also helped us...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings to my Chicago friends, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. It is very much appreciated. I am delighted other you enjoyed your trip. I thoroughly enjoyed my time spent with you from the time I picked...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I agree with other reviewers; my friend and I had an extraordinarily informative tour with Barry. We spent six days with him, driving from Killarney to Belfast. He was very helpful from the beginning, advising us as we planned our itinerary and giving us suggestions...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hello to my friends from California and Colorado, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. I remember the Castle very well, and clearly it proved the ancestral link!. A very fine castle it is!. Both of you contributed...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Barry was indeed a spectacular host and guide during out visit to Ireland. He immediately connected with everyone in our party and felt more like a family member than a guide. He has a tremendous wealth of knowledge of the Irish history and we hung...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hello to my friends from the 'South', Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. Im delighted all of you enjoyed your tour, I very much enjoyed the time I spent with all of you. I particularly remember our...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Barry indeed was the BEST tour guide imaginable. The personalized attention to every detail and every need was exceptional! We can't say enough about the "one on one" attention versus the large or even "medium" tours. He was very knowledgeable & articulated the history and...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Greeting Betsy and Melissa Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. I’m delighted you enjoyed the tour and I can wel recall what made us laugh as we made our way up the west coast of Ireland.. we...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018

I can unequivocally say Barry O'Rourke and Classic Ireland Guided Tours provide 5 star service. My wife and I and two of our closest friends visited Ireland in May for the first time. Barry was our guide and driver for seven days. He picked us...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Hello everybody, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review of your tour on TripAdvisor. It is very much appreciated. I recall with a smile our travels from Dublin, to the south and to Galway. I particularly remember the Sky Road...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

In June 2018, we visited Ireland for a family vacation. While visiting Killarney, we linked up with Barry and he took us on a full-day tour of the Ring of Kerry. The following day, Barry transported us from our hotel in Killarney to a small...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Greetings! I’m delighted you enjoyed our touring in Kerry and onward trips to Counties Clare and Limerick. Thank you for posting a review on TripAdvisor, I really appreciate you taking time to do so. I really enjoyed our conversations on historic and more current events....More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Six of us toured southwest Ireland for six days with Barry O'Rourke in his spacious and comfortable minivan. In addition to taking us to a number of beautiful and out of the way places, avoiding the huge tourist buses, Barry regaled us with very informative...More

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barryorourke, Owner at Classic Ireland Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Greetings to you all. Many many thanks for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. It is very much appreciated. I most certainly have fond memories of my time with all six of you. In particular our discussions over coffee of contemporary political...More

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