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City Walking Tours

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Martin McCrossan City Tours is the original and best tour of the city operating for over 20 years. The only Tourism NI 5 star tour of the city covering a range of subjects. Open 7 days a week tours at 10am,12noon,2pm and 4pm everyday only £4pp...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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11 Carlisle Road, Derry BT48 6JJ, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7127 1996
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All reviews martin mccrossan walking tour great tour thanks john cup of tea excellent value northern ireland visiting derry tour today informative tour his knowledge private tour derry's history his passion second to none free coffee sense of humour
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the tour of Derry, its history, and its colorful people completed within an hour & half walking the old city walls of Derry. Derry is open for business and fantastic telling of its history on the City Walking Tours. Our guide was John......More

Thank Traveller19842012
walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Thank you so much for your amazing review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your tour with John , he is an amazing guide! Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed this tour. Phillip was a fabulous guide. Very knowledgable, funny and he managed to speak above roaring wind. Highly recommended.

Thank Hamlaha
walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Thank you so much for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your tour with Philip, he is most certainly an excellent guide! Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 6 days ago

Just back from a great trip to Ireland with 4 sisters and 1 niece. One of our highlights was the McCrossan Walking tour with Garvin. He was absolutely phenomenal with his knowledge of the city's history. We had a limited time in Derry and I...More

Thank MelroseGRL
walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review for your tour with Garvin. I am so glad that you enjoyed it. We agree that Garvin is phenomenal at what he does and I am glad that you do too! Many...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Informative & fun with energetic guide with sense of humor balanced against gravitas when required. We would do it again

Thank Pat P
walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi pat Thank you so much for your kind review, I am so glad that you enjoyed your tour. Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

John is absolutely fantastic at what he does and is a true asset to the city of Derry. Thoroughly enjoyed his tour from start to finish and would highly recommend to anyone visiting the city. Thank you John!

Thank ShannonY91
walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Shannon Thank you so much for reviewing your tour with John, we really appreciate it. I am so glad that you enjoyed your time spent with him. Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time with our guide Tony Moore. He explained everything with a big portion of passion and the right amount of hilarious novels. Questions had been answered professionally fast and with his live experience. After 1.5 + hours of City Walk we...More

Thank SanneS65
walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Thank you so much for your kind review , I am so glad you enjoyed your tour with Tony, he is most certainly an excellent guide! Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a non biased tour of the City then £4 is extremely good value. Well worth doing and free tea too.

Thank Christopher O
walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Christopher Thank you so much for your kind review. We really appreciate it! I am so glad that you enjoyed your tour. Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent walking tour of Derry provided by Martin McCrossan City Tours. Our tour guide was a daughter of Martin McCrossan and you could tell she had a love of the city and was knowledgeable of Derry’s history. As we walked Derry’s walls...More

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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thank you so much for your kind review ! I am so glad that you enjoyed your tour with myself it was an absolute pleasure showing you around our wonderful city! Thank you so much for recommending us! Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour for the money Sean was very knowledgeable and exciting, excited to show is the city and tell his tails of of a very old and distributed city. This is a stroll and makes a walk a hike . Very slow and easy for...More

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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thanks so much for taking the time to review your tour with us, it is really appreciated and I am so glad that you enjoyed it! Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had been looking forward to this part of our vacation for many months, and Doug did not let me down. I'm ashamed to admit that I know so little about the history of Derry. Everything I learned that day was so interesting.

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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sharlene Thank you so much for taking the time to review your tour with us. I am so glad that you enjoyed your trip here and your tour! Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

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Jennyl2012
6 September 2018|
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Response from walkerderry | Property representative |
Hi Jenny , You would arrive just in time for our 4pm tour - once you get off the 212 and into the bus depot , go left to make your way to foyleside shopping centre - you will see the Debenhams which is part of the centre... More
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vacamama2011
10 July 2018|
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Hi - yes if you purchase your tickets either in the tourist information centre beforehand you can pay by card. Or at the end of the tour, when getting your free tea or coffee in the coffee shop, you can pay by card in there... More
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Jcachete
13 May 2018|
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Response from walkerderry | Property representative |
Hi Best place to park is the multi storey car park in foyleside shopping centre. It’s approximately £1.50 per hour and if you leave foyleside at level 4 beside McDonald’s that leads you out to Carlisle road where the tour... More
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Kathryn117
8 May 2018|
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Response from walkerderry | Property representative |
Hi Kathryn Our regular tours run 7 days a week, 10am,12noon,2pm and 4pm leaving from 11 Carlisle Road , no need to book just show up. The cost is £4pp with complimentary tea or coffee also. Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan
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Kell's B
26 March 2018|
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Hi - yes you can do the tour using a mobility scooter - we cater for all needs. Hope to see you soon Thanks
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