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Desmond Castle, Adare

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  • Desmond Castle is a beautiful ruin that gives you an excellent glimpse of life in the Middle Ages. Our tour guide was excellent and very informative. You need to make a tour reservation in advance at ...  more »
  • The castle ruin is to visit only with leadership. To book this at the Heritage Center. Then go by minibus to the Castle and get many information from the guide during the tour. Duration of the tour: about 1.5 hours.
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  • My partner and I, along with two friends recently enjoyed a 10 day holiday in Ireland. We started just north of Shannon in Doolin and then drove south along the coast towards Kinsale. Then we drove no...  more »
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  • Completely agree with Sarah. Excellent, low key, informative tour through hundreds of years of Irish history, as seen through the story of one ruined castle. Tour takes an hour, a five minute shuttle bus hop from the heritage centre, with no more than 18 going at a time. Our guide, Vera, was charming and well-informed, very careful to separate fact from legend.
  • Beautiful castle with great history. Tours available.
  • I really like castles. This is a good one
  • We enjoyed this tour when we were in Ireland. Our tour guide was also very knowledgeable.
  • Nice visit. There are guided tour from de turist center....An old lady drives the truck, which is a little bit scearing...

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