Desmond Castle, Adare

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  • August 15, 2017
    What a great tour we had of the castle! Kids loved it. Lots of fun facts from the tour guide. Got a real insight into its history.  more »
  • July 27, 2017
    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 »
  • July 27, 2017
    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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  • August 25, 2016
    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.
  • February 22, 2017
    Beautiful castle with great history. Tours available.
  • October 26, 2016
    I really like castles. This is a good one
  • August 3, 2016
    We enjoyed this tour when we were in Ireland. Our tour guide was also very knowledgeable.
  • August 23, 2016
    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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