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The Long Way Round Walks and Hikes - CLOSED

West Street, Carrigaholt, Ireland
+353 86 409 9624
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It was a typical soft Irish day, that afternoon when we took the long way round walk with Laura... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2015
tanguayclaude
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Sherbrooke, Québec
DO THIS!! Wonderful

We had one of the best mornings of our whole trip traipsing through the beautiful meadows and... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2015
ketreader
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Switzerland
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The Long Way Round provide guided walks and hikes of the Loop Head region of Ireland. Join with nature and learn about the history, geology, botany and wildlife of this coastal region. Your Local guide Laura Foley offers a schedule of walks including Historical town walks, Coastal walks, and Heritage walks throughout the Loop head peninsula. Private walks and group walks are also available.
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16 Aug 2015
“My comments posted to Laura's web site”
29 Jul 2015
“DO THIS!! Wonderful”
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West Street, Carrigaholt, Ireland
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+353 86 409 9624
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

It was a typical soft Irish day, that afternoon when we took the long way round walk with Laura : lots of sun, once in a while hiding behind thick white clouds running across the sky, pushed by a friendly, albeit solid westward wind. When...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2015

We had one of the best mornings of our whole trip traipsing through the beautiful meadows and ruined chapels around Carrigaholt looking out over the water to Scattery Island with Laura Foley. She is an extraordinary guide and a delightful source of knowledge about the...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2015

I really enjoyed my walk with Laura. Being from the area I knew the route, the landmarks, the historical buildings BUT I didnt know much of the history that went along with all the lovely old buildings, churches, holy wells etc. Laura's knowledge is extraordinary,...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

We found Laura by searching the name of the lighthouse (Kilcredaune) where my grandfather grew up. We did the Kilcredaune Loop walk which lasted about 2 hours. We met Laura at the post office in Carrigaholt, which was easy to find, and then drove a...More

Thank Victoria M
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Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

On the spur of the moment I decided to join the Loop Head walk. Having been warmly welcomed the walk surpassed all expectations. Although I live local Laura guided us to places and showed us flowers that I had not seen before. She is a...More

Thank Jenny B
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Reviewed 15 June 2015

Laura, our encyclopaedic guide of all things historic and natural, brought myself and my husband on a cliff walk around the Loop Head Peninsula. The walk took about two hours, felt like only a half hour, and left us wanting more! The great thing about...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

The Long Way Round walking tour was one of the stand out highlights of a recent adventure in Co Clare. Aside from bring really friendly and charming, tour guide Laura has done something pretty magical with her series of walks. How often have you driven...More

Thank HynesFiona
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Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Firstly Laura is amazing, so nice and a such a warm glow from her. Really easy to talk to, turned what would have been a simple 10 minute gander into a beautiful 2 hour history and local nature trail. You get a real insight into...More

Thank Killian C
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Reviewed 28 March 2015

Laura guided us through the 2-hour Kilcredaun Heritage Walk in the Loop Head peninsula of Ireland. It was filled with stunning scenery, interesting history, and friendly companions. Laura is knowledgeable about the area's history and this one walk contained it all: a shipwreck, lighthouse, monastic...More

Thank Jody H
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

I visited Ireland on the trail of my Irish forbears, and contacted Laura at Long Way Round Walking Company to see if she could escort me to places on the Loop Head which were featured in family diaries & letters from 100-150 years ago. We...More

Thank Katrina V
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