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Ennis: Small-Group Walking Tour

Product ID: 340921
Wander through the narrow laneways of Ennis as a local guide brings the town's fascinating history to life on a small-group tour.
About this activity
Duration: 75 minutes
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Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Listen to jaw-dropping stories of the town's characters
  • Uncover local secrets such as President Eamonn De Velara's car which is hidden away deep within the town
  • Soak up the atmosphere of Medieval Ennis as you wind through the famous bow-ways
Full description
Discover the best that the medieval town of Ennis has to offer on this small-group walking tour.

Meet your guide at the O'Connell Monument, where the stories will begin. Listen to the story of 'The Liberator' Daniel O'Connell before continuing to the 1916 memorial where you will hear the iconic story of the 1916 Easter Rising. Afterwards, discover the 13th-century Ennis Friary.

Follow the river through the town as your guide reveals some of Ennis's most hidden and famous gems and recounts the vibrant history of the town. See sights such as Steele's Rock, a memorial to the 'Peeping Tom Steele', and the old Ennis market port.
Includes
  • Local tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Your guide will be standing at the Daniel O'Connell Monument located in Ennis Town Centre, wearing a bright orange hoodie

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour will take place in all weather conditions and regardless of the number of participants
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The guide made the tour!!! We learned all about lovely Ennis from cool stories about the war right up t being shown the lovely architecture on show here! A quaint little town that wasn’t really on our radar! I have to say it was one of The highlights of our trip to Ireland! Ollie was very knowledgeable, funny and showed us around his lovely town! Would highly recommend this guy

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February 26, 2020

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Ollies Tours

Product ID: 340921