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The tours leave at 11:00am every day except Wednesday and Sunday from outside the Ennis Tourist Office. The tour takes approx. 1 hour and 10 minutes to complete and makes 10 stops around the town taking in all the major sights of Ennis including the Daniel O'Connell Monument, The Old Abbey, The McPharland Building to name a few. As well as the rich history of the town the tour will also explore the interesting stories and legends associated with the town and take in the towns medieval architecture, art and sculptures.

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Holy Trinity Abbey Church
Ennis Walking Tours
Ennis is a charming medieval village in Ireland’s Country Clare well known for its traditional Irish music scene. With this tour, you’ll explore the winding streets and medieval architecture of Ennis with a guide, while listening to the fascinating stories and legends that shaped the history of this town. Like any good Irish tour, this tour concludes with a round of pints in a traditional Irish pub.
  • Step back in time with a guided tour through the medieval streets of Ennis
  • Hear legends of the famines, rebellions, and riots that shaped this town
  • Marvel at such sights as the Daniel O'Connell Monument, Old Abbey, and more
  • Enjoy a pint at a traditional pub and learn about Ennis’s Irish music scene
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Reviewed 5 days ago
A local learning about Ennis

As the owner of a B&B in Dysert O'Dea I like to to try out local places of interests and attractions in order to give first hand recommendations to our guests. I joined Jane today on her tour of Ennis. I learned so much about...More

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Jane O, Owner at Ennis Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Joanne - thank you so much for your lovely review - and I am so pleased that you will now be able to recommend my tour to the guests who stay at your B&B! Locals as well as visitors always do seem to enjoy...More

Reviewed 6 days ago
Excellent leisurely tour of the old town of Ennis

Jane was an excellent tour guide who was full of knowledge of the township of Ennis. Jane had a great sense of humour and she took us to different attractions to explain the expansive history of the town. The tour is excellent for first time...More

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Jane O, Owner at Ennis Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Kerry - thank you for your lovely review! - my aim for the tours is always to convey the rich history and stories of the town in an engaging way that lives on in the memory of the listener - I am so glad...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to get to know the town

Jane gives a very informative walking tour of the lovely town of Ennis. A perfect blend of history and current goings on. Most importantly, she makes it interesting and infuses it with a dose of humor. The more you know about a place, the richer...More

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Jane O, Owner at Ennis Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your great review of Ennis Walking Tours! Yes Ennis is certainly full of history but is still such a vibrant and bustling town today - taking a walking tour is such a great way to appreciate the place. Best wishes Jane

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to spend an hour in a great little town!

Jane is a lovely and knowledgeable woman. The history of Ennis blossomed through her eyes. This is exactly the brief summary we were looking forward to, and it was at all strenuous. Wishing Jane the best in building her business!More

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Jane O, Owner at Ennis Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Susan - thanks for coming on my walking tour and for taking the time to review it! Ennis is so compact and suited to walking and as you discovered we can experience a lot through a gentle stroll around its winding streets and laneways....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
One of my best experiences!

Jane grew up here and is full of facts, history and humor-a great combination. Her route was easy to moderate. Because of the narrow streets here, I don’t think a cab or bus tour practical. It was a great way to see the town.More

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Jane O, Owner at Ennis Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Marian - I am so glad that Ennis Walking Tours was one of your best experiences on your trip! That is high praise indeed. You are right - the best way to experience the town is on foot and the walking tour gives you...More

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