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Kilkenny Walking Tours

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Great tour of the Medieval Mile with Pat

This tour leaves from the tourist information office each day at 2pm. The tour guide Pat is a local... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
HailHail1888
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Belfast, United Kingdom
via mobile
Highlight of our trip to Kilkenny

This walking tour with Pat Tynan is excellent. It brings the history of Kilkenny to life. Pat is... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
ammdw
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Cork, Ireland
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour leaves from the tourist information office each day at 2pm. The tour guide Pat is a local who clearly cares about his city and knows a great deal about it. The tour is very good with a lot of local information and history....More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

This walking tour with Pat Tynan is excellent. It brings the history of Kilkenny to life. Pat is very knowledgeable but also takes account of the interests and questions of the people on the tour. It’s an authentic experience and you feel like you’ve had...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We went on a small group - just us - tour. Pat was extremely knowledgeable and gave a great introduction to the history of Kilkenny.

1  Thank timliu00
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Pat Tynan's walking tour was the least interesting walking tour we've done anywhere ... and we've done lots. He displays no enthusiasm for the subjects he speaks about and, to top it off, speaks barely above a whisper. Just awful.

4  Thank Leo M
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Tours leave from the Tourist Office and cost €10 per person. Goes for about an hour and covers basically the two main streets of the old part of town. Does not include the Castle or St Canice's Cathedral. Pat knows his stuff about Kilkenny and...More

1  Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Fantastic knowledgeable tour guide - we went on 2pm tour on 3rd great way to get to know and here about the history and sites of Kilkenny city. Definetly worth doing.

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We met at the Tourist Info center and it was lightly raining (not a surprise!) Our tour guide showed up and it was just my wife and I. He waited five minutes to see if there were any other late comers then said, 'let's go.'...More

Thank SMT56
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Pat seemed like a nice guy who knew his stuff. We had two friends who didn't want to be on the tour and acted like jerks. Not being disruptive but not paying attention at all and walking way ahead of the tour. The rest of...More

Thank Andy V
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Our small group of five essentially had a private walking tour from the Alms House. We were able to park in a parking garage nearby and toured the Medieval Mile in central Kilkenny. Our tour guide was excellent, very knowledgeable, and open to questions with...More

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This walking tour is a great way to see sides, and sights, of Kilkenny that you probably would not see otherwise. Pat was a great guide, fun and engaging. It doesn't include the castle, but this is well worth doing.

2  Thank Niall360
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