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City Walking Tours

11 Carlisle Road, Derry BT48 6JJ, Northern Ireland
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Martin McCrossan Derry Wall Tour.

Martin McCrossan Derry Wall Tour. Well worth it’s fee. Only €4! Interesting and informative... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
sheenab187
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Ontario, Canada
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Walking tour Derry

We ware 2 couples from Isreal. The tour is one of the best city tours we had in Ireland. Great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ornitdany40
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Derry, United Kingdom
via mobile
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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. Complimentary tea or coffee available. No need to book - just show up! Private tours also available on request with group rates . Step on guides available to do coach tours and part coach and part walk. Blue Badge Guide also available on request .
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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11 Carlisle Road, Derry BT48 6JJ, Northern Ireland
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"cup of tea"
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"free cuppa"
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"northern ireland"
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"visiting derry"
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"his knowledge"
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"past and present"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Martin McCrossan Derry Wall Tour. Well worth it’s fee. Only €4! Interesting and informative. Tourists and locals participated in the day I took the tour.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ware 2 couples from Isreal. The tour is one of the best city tours we had in Ireland. Great guied with a lot of information on the city. We recommend this tour very much. Ornit

1  Thank ornitdany40
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Charlene McCrossan led us on a city walking tour and through her eyes we learned so much about the troubles and what life was like living through that time. She is passionate about sharing her home town with visitors so they leave with a better...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow !!! Amazing tour today with Gavin. Lot of very interesting informations about what he call "his town". We were so glad to be part of that tour and be guided by a man who sincerelly love his town. I like to say that a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely tour with John, who told us so much about the city’s turbulent history. And did this with such enthusiasm that even with the dark background he still really made us laugh at times. Would recommend 100%!

1  Thank Adinda S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best one hour tour we have ever done. Clear, precise description of Derry's history. The Troubles were 50 years ago now and the tour showed us the pathway from the origins set in history, through to the present day. A story now of reconciliation, regeneration...More

1  Thank wreid_13
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best tour of Londonderry and the walls. John McNulty gave us a very in-depth talk around the walls of the city. It was raining most of the time but we hardly noticed it because of his historical presentation. You felt right in the middle...More

1  Thank Pat J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent value - don’t miss this walk. It only takes an hour and costs £4 including a most welcome tea or coffee at the finish (it was a bleak, windy May morning). John was most informative and answered all questions- the First Presbyterian Church was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this guided tour of Derry. Guide John was incredibly knowledgeable and an excellent story-teller. Highly recommend getting John as your guide!

1  Thank Doug J
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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Doug Thank you so much for reviewing our tour . I am so glad you enjoyed your tour with John - he certainly is very knowledgeable! I will pass your kind comments onto him. Many Thanks Charlene McCrossan

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Charlene was our guide on this tour and she was everything you'd expect a tour guide to be: friendly, funny, knowledgeable, and really passionate about her city. I'm from Belfast and I went with two international friends, and the information we heard was suitable for...More

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walkerderry, Manager at City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you so much for your kind review, I really appreciate it! I am so glad that you enjoyed your time spent with myself and I am glad that it was even a great experience for yourself aswell as your visitors ! Thank you...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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Response from walkerderry | Property representative |
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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