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Burren Experience Guided Walks

Ballard, Corofin, Ireland
+353 86 821 9441
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Private Tour to see the wild flowers of the Burren

This was a late Christmas present for my wife, who is very interested in Irish wild flowers and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ronan G
What a Treat to Walk the Burren with Someone Who Lives There

Walking the Burren with Marie is not just taking a tour, it's seeing something magical and ethereal... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
gary k
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Immerse yourself in the magic of the hidden Burren with Marie McGauran, a qualified native Walking Guide who leads heritage, nature and spiritual walks in the Burren National Park. Burren Experience Guided Walks is located southeast of Mullaghmore Mountain, just 4 miles from Corofin, Co. Clare. Having lived her entire life in the shadow of Mullaghmore, Marie offers varied walking experiences, each tailored to suit different needs. For those who wish to prolong their stay, our self-catering cottage offers the perfect base for walking in the National Park, be it invigorating or relaxing! Please go to our website to find out more.
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Ballard, Corofin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a late Christmas present for my wife, who is very interested in Irish wild flowers and the insects that live on them. Marie started the tour by asking a few questions to find out what we were hoping to get from our time...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking the Burren with Marie is not just taking a tour, it's seeing something magical and ethereal with someone who was born and raised on a farm on the Burren and still lives there. Marie knows where every stone, every flower, every nook and crevice...More

Thank gary k
Marie M, Owner at Burren Experience Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely thoughts, so eloquently described. It was a pleasure to walk with you and your wife and I am glad you had a memorable Burren experience.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Marie was an excellent guide as we explored this rugged landscape. She was passionate about the area, knowledgeable, and added many stories that brought the region to life. She even went the extra mile across the burren so that we could see the feral goats...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

We emailed Marie to set-up a walk to of the Burren. We went on a tour with Marie, a few people who lived locally and another tourist couple from the Netherlands. Marie was very knowledgeable about the history of the Burren and the wildflowers blooming...More

Thank Laura S
Marie M, Owner at Burren Experience Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thanks !!! for the lovely review, glad you enjoyed the experience of a working farm on the Burren.

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We did a private tour with Marie and it was such a highlight of our honeymoon. She knows so much about the Burren and we enjoyed every part of the tour, from taking a few moments to lay on the limestone and take it all...More

Thank Allison K
Marie M, Owner at Burren Experience Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

Thanks for nice review, glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 2 August 2016

My sister and I went on a guided walk with Marie in June 2016. I can safely say that the walk was the highlight of our trip to the Burren, well exceeding our expectations! We spent a number of hours with Marie and it was...More

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Marie M, Owner at Burren Experience Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

What a lovely review, it was a delight to walk with you and your sister. I am happy you had a wonderful experience, it was a pleasure to introduce you to the Burren and the magical landscape it is.

Reviewed 23 June 2016

Marie and her husband were so kind to help us out when we experienced car troubles. In just a couple hours, we knew way more about the Burren than when we started. Marie is very knowledgeable of the area and was able to answer all...More

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Marie M, Owner at Burren Experience Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

Thanks for your kind words,glad to be of help.

Reviewed 3 June 2016

We did a private walk with Marie. It was absolutely amazing. My husband is a Forester and is very interested in plants and the unique ecosystem of the area. Marie was so knowledgeable! It was spring time so many of the wild flowers were blooming....More

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Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Today my 20 year old and myself did an amazing 3 hour hike with Marie owner of this private tour company. We hiked to the top of Sliabh Rua along the way she pointed out the rock formations along with pointing out so many different...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2016

We recently stayed in Maries cottage in the heart of the Burren. It was extremely spacious, clean and comfortable complete with two very friendly miniature ponies in the huge back garden to greet us every morning. A paradise for our two year old son. It...More

1  Thank janetjanetjanet
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