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Ireland’s original and leading small-group tour operator since 2002, Vagabond specialises in fantastic off-the-beaten track tours of Ireland – we will take you to the hidden corners of the world’s favourite country. Right from the start our mission...more
Greystones A63 PA07, Ireland
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All reviews day tour off the beaten path small group ireland tour vagabond tour wild irish rover blarney castle horseback riding anyone who wants amazing tour irish tour driver guide killarney national park small tour large bus beautiful country would highly recommend this tour
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the Discover tour. Our tour guide, Bebhinn, was the best! She is very informative, enlightened us with Irelands historical background information during our tour and brought us to seemingly remote locations along the standard trails. She was able to...More

Thank Joe G
vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Joe G, a class act indeed! What a great way to describe Bebhinn, she is a super guide. We like to go off the beaten track and this allows us to show the less disturbed, quieter parts of Ireland. Ireland is dotted with lots...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed the entire tour. Our tour guide Aidan, was wonderful , full of interesting history, and very personable. The small size of the tour enabled us to interact with each other. We were able to see places that are off the beaten track We...More

1  Thank Compass56237616373
vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Compass, this is super news that you are already thinking about booking another tour! Vagabond is all about small groups and going off the beaten track, its what we do best! Thank you for your review, Rob Rankin.

Reviewed 29 October 2018

I have been dreaming of the Emerald Isle for years. My husband & I finally made the trip. It was fantastic! The Irish are very friendly, the country is beautiful and Vagabond Tours was amazing. Our tour guide, Sian, was accommodating & knowledgeable. She adjusted...More

Thank mkupgrl
vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Hello mkupgrl, it is always such a pleasure to hear that Ireland and our tours lived up to your expectations! Ireland is worth the wait and we think once you have been once, you may want to come back and visit again. Our Vagabond Tours...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

My husband and I recently returned from a perfect 11 Day Discover Ireland Driftwood tour. We were incredibly fortunate to have Mark Doherty as our guide. Let me just say I think it would be hard to find a better guide. Without a doubt he...More

2  Thank rjpeffley
vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Hello rjpeffley, thank you for your review of the Driftwood 11 Day Discover Ireland Tour. Irish food is amazing! We have kept it secret for all these years but we think the news is finally out! It is not a bad idea to book early...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

I used Driftwood Tours, which is the less energetic side of Vagabond Adventure Tours of Ireland. What a fun, full, fabulous time I had in Ireland. My tour guide, Mark, was entertaining and informative with insights and suggestions for everything that made my 11-day trip...More

1  Thank laurensR2174TU
vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Hello lauren, Thank you for your review of your Driftwood 11 Day slower paced tour option. Mark is brilliant and a super guide to have looking after you! Even on our Driftwood Tours there are some gentle walks and strolls, great advice regarding packing too....More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Recently my husband and I had the privilege of taking the 12 Day Giant Irish Adventure Tour of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. We were delighted by the depth and breadth of this tour and the many opportunities that it offered to enjoy...More

1  Thank gmbcan
vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hello gmbcan, delighted to hear this was your first visit to Ireland and it was such an enjoyable one. Sean is super and he has so many great stories. Thank you for your review of your Vagabond 12 Day Giant Irish Adventure. Kind regards, Rob...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Just finished probably the finest tour ever in 40 countries visited with Mark Doherty of Driftwood Tours of Vagabond in Ireland. Seriously, this individual and company is who you want to show you Ireland. You will love Ireland as much as this individual & his...More

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vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hello Traveller19842012, that is one serious accolade to offer us, thank you so much. Our motto is 'We want you to love Ireland as much as we do' and it sounds like you truly do. Ireland's food is incredible - tell everyone!! Mark is a...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

After researching several small group tour companies, we chose Vagabond Tours. We were not disappointed. This trip left Dublin and traveled south to tour the entire coast of the island of Ireland. Highlights for us were the beauty of the country, excellent food and drink....More

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vagaboss, Owner at Vagabond Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hello SJC518, Ireland is so beautiful and around every corner there is something new to see. For a small Island there is a lot to see and do! Great to hear you found Irish people to be friendly and approachable. Thank you for the review,...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I took the 12 day Vagabond tour in October of 2018. Our guide, Seán, was awesome! He was really knowledgeable about the country and always had good recommendations of things to do and pubs to visit. It was great touring with Vagabond and I’d recommend...More

3  Thank adevim
Reviewed 5 October 2018

From the moment of booking to the last day this was the most incredible trip ever. We had an amazing time. Our tour guide Sam was fantastic. He went over and above to make our trip enjoyable. The venue was perfect.

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Response from PamDGIL | Reviewed this property |
No. You must choose between these options.
26 July 2018|
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Response from PamDGIL | Reviewed this property |
I made a mistake in my earlier reply. Dinner is on your own as well but again the good st the inns you stay at or in the town options are wonderful. Expect to pay 20 to 30 Euros for your evening meal.
6 July 2018|
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Response from Redheadinva | Reviewed this property |
I Agee with the above, I emailed a ton of questions to vagabond. They always answered, just remember the time difference. And as someone else said the itinerary is pretty set and thankfully not way touristy stuff lol.