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A Rural Experience - Day Tours

54 reviews
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Gowran, Ireland
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

This family-owned and operated tour business is the only one we've used in Ireland, however we can't imagine a more professional and caring outfit. From the process of booking, (Rebecca worked extensively with us to arrange a half day tour of the Rock of Cashel)...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We had Eddie for 3 days driving us to some of the sites around & between Waterford/Kinsale/Galway/Adare. He was flexible, knowledgeable and charming. We genuinely enjoyed our tour with him. I'm telling my parents to book through him when they go next year.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

This was our first trip to Ireland, the first week of August. We did a Hopper Tour and Tom was our driver!! What treat he was!!! He told us about the history of the little towns, he took us on a ferry, which was fun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

We have just returned from a 2 wk trip to Ireland - our first trip. I wish I could give this review more than 5 Stars! We booked our own airfare from Canada but booked a driver and hotels with Rebecca from A Rural Experience....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Tom was our driver from August 30th through September 11th. What a treasure! He helped adjust our itinerary, tailoring it to our preferences and showing us the many delights of the Irish countryside as we made our circuit of Ireland. Tom is very knowledgeable about...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

We spent a week with Eddie from A Rural Experience, and we couldn't have been more pleased. He was a terrific tour guide and driver---professional, personable, and accommodating. We were interested in the sites of ancient Ireland. Eddie and Rebecca were extremely helpful in helping...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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IrishRuralTours, Owner at A Rural Experience - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Hi Curt Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. I am so thrilled you both enjoyed your tour in Ireland. Warm regards Rebecca

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

A group from Cruise Critic booked this tour and we could not have been more pleased! We went to Kilkenny Castle, Rock of Cashel, & Carin Castle. It was a lovely day and Tom was a wonderful guide and host!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cccruiser
Reviewed 29 June 2018

A Rural Experience is the very best choice for seeing the beauty of Ireland. The team there is fantastic, and I just returned last month from my third trip to Ireland—all made possible by a Rural Experience. I have driven with Tom all three times...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Peg S
IrishRuralTours, Owner at A Rural Experience - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you so much Peg for taking the time to write us another review. It is very much appreciated and it was such a joy in finally meeting you. We really hope you will return again soon. Warm regards Becky

Reviewed 27 June 2018

The people at "A Rural Experience" could not have been more friendly or professional. The driver, Tom Macdonald was so personable and knowledgeable. He went out of his way to help me locate the the ruins of the medieval church where my ancestors are buried....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Our first time in Ireland and we had the advantage or a great driver, Tom McDonald He took us all around the southern tip of Ireland through the Ring of Kerry. Cork, Kilkenny, Healy pass which was breathtaking. Would recommend Rural tours if you are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Joanie T
24 October 2016|
Response from Diane Z | Reviewed this property |
I'd rather not quote a price for your trip.. just email A rural Experience, give Becky an idea of what you are looking for and she will make suggestions and get back to you with a quote and itinerary. Becky is great... More
Joanie T
24 October 2016|
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Response from IrishRuralTours | Property representative |
Hi Joanie, Please feel free to drop me an email and I'd be happy to help you. Kind regards Rebecca