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Heart of Burren Walks

The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
+353 87 292 5487
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Unique Combination of Insights to the Region

The Burren itself is an extraordinary ecosystem made up of vast swathes of limestone. It also is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Potsdam, New York
Hitting the Limestone Pavement

We stood in a field blooming with early purple and spotted orchids, yellow rattle, red valerian... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“tony kirby” (175 reviews)
“guided walk” (45 reviews)
The Burren Centre, Kilfenora, Ireland
+353 87 292 5487
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Burren itself is an extraordinary ecosystem made up of vast swathes of limestone. It also is home to an extraordinary diversity of plants and wildflowers that have travelled there from Africa and Europe. It also has important heritage remains. Tony Kirby is the best...More

Thank delia25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stood in a field blooming with early purple and spotted orchids, yellow rattle, red valerian, eyebright, rue-leaved saxifrage, and yellow wort, listening to the songs of blackbirds, wrens, and robins and the lilting voice of Tony Kirby as he shared his vast and detailed...More

Thank SueZemel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tony is a very knowledgeable, friendly, witty guide and an excellent communicator with a great passion for the region. Any trip to the Burren Will be memorable; a guided walk with Tony will most certainly add to the enjoyment and depth of the experience of...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour so informative and interesting. Tony's depth of knowledge both historical and of the geology, flora and fauna was amazing. Great afternoon. Thanks

Thank trishrmortlake
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a group of 20 for a walk with Tony. Tony's knowledge and extremely friendly personality made the walk one of the most interesting walks I've done. The Burren is a beautiful spot but I learnt so much from Tony. He read the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Burren is an exceptional spot, but when you take this tour with Tony he brings so much more. He shows you the real Burren and his knowledge of the area and its history is exceptional. His gift though is in his delivery of the...More

Thank Kieran F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tony is a marvel. there were 20 in our party and it was a great party . although we were a mixed group in terms of age and agility , we were all very able for the 2 hour walk. Tony has so much interesting...More

Thank BRIANSKI2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our walk with Tony. He is an excellent guide with such deep knowledge of the Burren. His love for the countryside and the history is apparent and he passionately passes it on to his attendees. This walk is a 'must do' in your...More

Thank MollyToast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tony's guided walk through the Burren was informative and delightful. He's a true Renaissance man who weaves in religion, poetry, history, geology, next to botany. Can't recommend his walk highly enough!

Thank Christopher A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a 2hr walk with guide Tony Kirby. There were ten of us in the group. It was an easy pace with lots of stops. We were up on the Burren, a striking limestone region of County Clare. Tony told us about the geology,...More

Thank jandavidsa
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Any extra charge for parking my car?
7 July 2015|
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Response from theburrenireland | Property representative |
Car parking is free of charge. Slán. Tony.