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McNamara's Famous Guided Walking Tours

94 Butlers Wharf, Derry BT47 6SR, Northern Ireland
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Very enthusiastic!

Our guide was very engaging and really kept your interest. She really gave you the story of "The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jill H
via mobile
History made real.

Our group's walking tour on the walls of Derry was memorable because our guide, Ronin McNamara... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
South Fork, Pennsylvania
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McNamara Tours offers varied and engaging walking and bus tours around the historic city of Derry: - City Walls - Guildhall - St Columba's Cathedral - Tower Museum - Railway Museum
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94 Butlers Wharf, Derry BT47 6SR, Northern Ireland

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide was very engaging and really kept your interest. She really gave you the story of "The Troubles". A must see to understand what was going on at the time and how that affected Ireland.

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Our group's walking tour on the walls of Derry was memorable because our guide, Ronin McNamara, helped us see the where and when along with the why, of the history of Derry/Londonderry. This was my favorite activity on our whirlwind trip through Ireland and Northern...More

Thank missmaxx
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We took this tour as part of a group touring all over Ireland. Ronan, our tour guide, was outstanding. Derry's place in history is important, along with Belfast, the two cities were most significantly affected by "The Troubles." The murals depicting incidents and historic icons...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Incredible tour guide with a very challenging perspective on the 'troubles'. As a person who hates to see any peoples polarized, I found his insights extremely hopeful.

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Ronan surprises with this very oriental look with an Irish brogue and Irish humor. He brilliantly explain his view of the Derry troubles and some very thoughtful steps to help resolve the issues. Earlier in the tour I had taken a black taxi ride in...More

Thank PandaBob
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Ronan walking tour was gripping from the first moment to last word - mixed with humor & overflowing with information. Ronan discusses the origins of the riff &, more importantly offers hope for future through reaching across the divide & teaching our children to be...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Wow from start to finish!!! We did this in conjunction with Shamrocker tours, but something they should always have as part of their tour!! Garvin was amazing from start to finish, any man with that much passion about their city is someone to listen to....More

Thank Bismi196
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We recently did a walking tour of Derry with Gavin, as part of our CIE Tour of Ireland. We first drove through the city on the bus then got out to walk. Gavin was great, funny and he really knew his history of Derry. We...More

Thank dranke
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Absolutely brilliant I would highly recommend this. I had a wonderful day. Very reasonable and so informative.

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Garvin was a great guide, being able to share his personal experiences with us. Was able to capture the emotion appropriately and provided all the information. Also gave us information about what to do for Halloween, where to eat and drink etc. Would highly recommend,...More

Thank Katherine T
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Debra W
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You would need to book directly with McNamara's, or through the Concierge at your hotel. It is well worth the experience. Very passionate & knowledgeable. Enjoy.