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Galway to Cong Full Day Tour provided by High King Tours

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Galway to Cong Full Day Tour

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You'll start at
Galway Coach Station
Fairgreen Rd, Galway, H91 C2VX, IrelandGalway Coach Station is located within walking distance of the city centre and is opposite the Galway Tourist Office.
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    High King Tours
    Stop: 9 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Royal Abbey of Cong
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 3
    Ashford Castle
    Stop: 75 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Pigeon Hole Cave
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll end at
Galway Coach Station
Fairgreen Rd, Galway, H91 C2VX, IrelandGalway Coach Station is located within walking distance of the city centre and is opposite the Galway Tourist Office.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Galway Coach Station, Fairgreen Rd, Galway, H91 C2VX, Ireland
Duration
8–9 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local guide throughout the day.
  • Transport by air-conditioned 15 seater bus
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - High King Tours
  • Entry/Admission - Ashford Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Lough Corrib
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Blodyn wrote a review Sep 2019
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I brought a group of students on this tour. Doran was our guide. He was absolutely brilliant and extremely knowledgeable. If you really want to delve into the history of the area, this is your trip! An added bonus was the ferry on the Lough Corrib. Absolutely beautiful!
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Anne C wrote a review Sep 2019
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Living in Galway all my life I was looking for a tour to take with my sisters, one of whom was visiting from the USA. This tour came highly recommended to us. The tour started out in Galway City and we traveled to Ross Errily, Cong, Ashford Castle and Inchagoill Island.
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Brad Crawford wrote a review Sep 2019
Nearby2 contributions1 helpful vote
We had the distinction of being Doron's first guests from Alabama. It is amazing how much history and anecdotal information he was able to share in our time together. Doron has a deep, rich knowledge of his people and the land, which he proudly shares with the group in an
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Date of experience: September 2019
Kathy wrote a review Sep 2019
New York18 contributions12 helpful votes
Loved this tour with Doron. He is so knowlegable and proud of his hometown. Doron was very flexible and allowed time for us to do the Hawk Walk at Asford Castle. One of the best days we had in Ireland and learned so much from a great tour guide. Highly Recommend!!
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Date of experience: September 2019
Tad Beckman wrote a review Aug 2019
Claremont, California38 contributions8 helpful votes
We booked this tour on line since we were going to be in Galway. The tour took us north to Cong and back in a full day. We visited many attractions and our guide (who grew up in Cong) was extremely knowlegeable and generous with his time. This is the best tour we have taken in
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from DoronM50, Owner at Galway to Cong Full Day Tour
Responded 04 Sep 2019
Hi Thank you for taking the time to write a very nice review of our tour, we really appreciate it. It brings me great joy to hear this tour was the best you had taken in Ireland. Thank you again and all the best. Doron
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By: High King Tours
CHerman
10
Best tour we had in Ireland
Guide was friendly and informative. Really knew his history and was a native so had grown up with much of the
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Herman
10
A lucky Day
My husband and I are here in Ireland and with some luck a party cancelled it ended up just the two of us on the
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chrislC8643KM
Verona, Wisconsin
100
Best Tour in Ireland
We recently stayed in Ireland for a month. During this time we did quite a few tours since we did not rent a car.
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Janet M
10
McLendon Family
The tour was amazing and Doron was very knowledgeable and awesome!! We all loved it!! Would definitely recommend
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AKGR19
Westerly, Rhode Island
2614
Great Day
This is a great tour. It is nice that it is smaller than a large bus tour. Dorian is great, super informative and
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kim326ly
San Juan, Puerto Rico
35
Great private tour to cong
What an amazing tour! It was slow season so I ended up getting a private tour which was awesome. The guide was
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Paulabell
11
Galway to Cong full day tour
Absolutely fabulous. Personal friendly service with a wealth of historical knowledge. I am so glad that we
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Sam T
Fort Worth, Texas
30
Trip to Cong and surrounding areas with a historical and personal perspective
Dorran is the guide, and Dorran is the wizard. His description of growing up in the area, his encyclopedic
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Edel McCreanor
Sligo, Ireland
10
Doran is fantastic!
This tour was brilliant. Doran has a mix of past and recent history and stories to interest every one. A great
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Louis C
10
Best tour of Cong
Highly recommended. Doron is friendly, takes his time and clearly knows a lot about Cong and Ashford castle. I
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  • Duration: 8–9 hours
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