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Best Tour in Galway

We had the privilege of taking a tour with John this May. However, when you spend an evening with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bcd209
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Groton, Connecticut
Made for a Great Night Out

Great tour for your first day in Galway. John, our guide for the night was warm and full of... read more

Reviewed April 18, 2018
Danica C
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Manila, Philippines
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​Journey with us through the City of the Tribes, as we show you our city. Learn of the varied History that formed and built Galway See the modern Culture Galway has embraced to make it a Cultural Capital in its own right. Join us and explore some of the more genuine and authentic watering holes of Galway City. Experience the culture rarely seen by those from further afield. The Bars Locals Drink In. Your local guide becomes your 'insider', the source of local knowledge. Try a different Irish drink in each bar and learning about it's creation, history and the part it plays in Irish culture both past and present. Guided by a Green Blooded Irishman/woman, Experience the local characters, local music, and the famous Irish ‘Craic’ that has made Ireland and the Irish renowned across the world. This is your own personal evening with a local, ask questions, chat, Arrive a Visitors - Leave as Friends.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the privilege of taking a tour with John this May. However, when you spend an evening with John it doesn’t feel like a tour. Instead, we felt like we were spending time with an old friend who was just as excited to be...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Great tour for your first day in Galway. John, our guide for the night was warm and full of knowledge. It felt like we were hanging out with a very knowledgeable local friend. The choice of food and drink on the tour was delicious and...More

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Craic C, Owner at Craic and Cultur, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words Danica, It was great showing you around this Great Little City as part of The Irish Food Trail that I run for our partners Adventure Trails ltd.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We were on our last night in Ireland after 3 weeks of travels through the country. We’ve seen some amazing sights and met some great people, but nothing will compare to our last night with John by our side! What a way to end our...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Each tour is adapted to suit exactly the wishes of the client, and is thus completely personalised! John points out his Galway, which makes it real. This is the REAL Ireland and real people. It can be one person or twenty - no two groups...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I only had two days in Galway, so we wanted to make the most of it. I love the whole concept of this experience! John doesn't like the world tour, and rightly so. This was more than a tour and more than...More

1  Thank Aurora H
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

My daughter recently got married in Galway. A group of 60 people from the United States (family and friends) joined us in Ireland for a fantastic week long celebration. John helped me to organize this week. He planned a Welcome Dinner for the group when...More

1  Thank ljh1344
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

My wife and I spend the first night of our trip touring the pubs and learning about the history of Galway. John was an excellent tour guide and it was great walking around the city with him. This was by far the highlight of our...More

Thank Morgan H
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

My brother, sister, husband and I went on the tour with John while we were in Galway for a family reunion. John was such fun to hangout with and gave us so much info on Galway and Ireland in general. It was a great way...More

1  Thank KristinED919
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

John Byrne's Craic and Culture experience was one of the great highlights of our visit to Ireland. This private, personally-crafted conversation involves a walking visit to a number of neighborhood pubs in Galway's Eyre Square district, but the city's great local flavor is only the...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Spent a day and a different evening with John in early October. Did a day tour of city and an evening pub walk. You'd swear we'd known John for years- he put us at ease and made some great recommendations for the remainder of our...More

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Craic C, Owner at Craic and Cultur, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Thank you for your Review. It was great showing you our wonderful city in the ultimate 2-day experience. Sharing our culture, sport, history and stories with you, over a few pints while exploring the city and making you feel welcome is what we pride our...More

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Erin J
26 May 2018|
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Hey Erin, Thanks for the heads up. I will send you a direct message. Chat Soon
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Lori B
15 May 2018|
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Hi Lori, Thank you for your Question; Seems to be some Gremlins in my system this week. I will message you directly with details. - John
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William M
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Hi Bill. Great to hear from you. Delighted to show you this lovely city in June and meet you all. Get in touch via the website and we can get you booked in. Looking forward to meeting you!
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