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Address: Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 86 887 3377
10:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Galway Tours is Galway City’s leading group walking tour operator. Our...

Galway Tours is Galway City’s leading group walking tour operator. Our knowledgeable local Guides will show you the History and Culture of this Vibrant Medieval City.

We provide specialised tours including our Historic Pub trail.

Not only will our guides teach you the history of Galway City they will also give you an insight into what Galway is all about.

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Medieval Walking Tour

Fantastic time. Especially enjoyed the whiskey tasting event with traditional music. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and interesting, learnt a vast amount of the history of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 September 2016
Chantal C

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Fantastic time. Especially enjoyed the whiskey tasting event with traditional music. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and interesting, learnt a vast amount of the history of Galway.

Thank Chantal C
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

My husband and I took the walking tour of Galway City which we found very informative with our tour guide providing the history of the city and amusing stories as we walked this charming city.The weather was rainy and very cool for July which we were told is the norm so dress accordingly.There was time provided to browse a small... More 

Thank dsmith31
Leverett, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Wonderful, interesting historic walking tour of Galway. Our tour guide was very knowledgable and interesting. We were so happy we took this tour. We visited a church and he went through the church and explained everything. He gave the history of Galway including the interest of artist and culture. Talked about Eyre square. Our tour included a stop at the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a ghost tour and this tour popped up without much details, so we emailed Brian who replied right away and we ended up with a personalized tour of Galway's history with added ghost stories. After the tour we ended up at O'Connor's pub in Salthill which was the cherry on top. Fun filled info-packed tour with... More 

1 Thank domhnall_kaps
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

Brian knows how to bring the interesting characters and the history out of his walk. Great tour overall! Brian is a local with a love for history and it transpires through the tour.

Thank 313bohemiansoul
Cape Breton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

We did a super walking tour with a smily, quick witted, friendly and informative Brian Nolan. His pace was easy going in the most western city in Ireland. He spoke of the culture, history, artistic and musical heritage of this vibrant, thriving city. He was a breath of fresh air on a fast paced trip. Definitely a must to do... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

we did the day trip to Dingle and we had a great time. Paul did a great job of getting us there and shared a lot of his knowledge of the area.pointed out nice place to grab a quick bite to eat. Stopped at some great spots for pictures.!!!

Thank Jac C
Atlanta, Georgia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

We took the 1:30 bus to the Cathedral and got off. We were supposed to be picked up at 3:05. The bus never showed up. We had to walk back to town.

1 Thank Gjackso
Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

Connor Reardan is very knowledgeable and an interesting guide. Not a strenuous walk, but saw much of the city and learned it's history. Highly recommend!

Thank Shala R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

It was a pleasant change to not have to drive for a while so we took a tour of the Burren and the Cliffs of Mohr. Ayman was a wonderful and very knowledgable driver who gave us tons of history on each stop and areas as we passed.

Thank FLTravelor

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