Ennis Walking Tours, Ennis

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Now in its 12th successful year of business Ennis Walking Tours is an exciting tourism initiative which runs lively and entertaining guided walking tours through the winding streets of the medieval town of Ennis in Co Clare.

History and Legends Tour

Jane,the experienced local guide leads you through the atmospheric winding streets and “bow-ways” of the town, while revealing the intriguing characters and stories that shaped its history. Hear about the mythology and legends of the town – from banshees to Biddy Early (the magical lady of Clare who was tried for witchcraft in Ennis). Hear tales of murders and hangings, famine and poverty, rebellions and riots and discover how the most powerful men from Irelands past – amongst them Daniel O’Connell, Eamon de Valera and Charles Stewart Parnell were closely linked to the town.

Show-up tours available and private tours available year round.
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  • I was on a business trip and our evening program included Jane’s walking tour at Ennis. I really enjoyed it and would love to take another tour if I ever come to Ennis. 
    I was on a business trip and our evening program included Jane’s walking tour at Ennis. I really enjoyed it and would love to take another tour if I ever come to Ennis.  more »
  • This was an excellent walking tour of the centre of Ennis accompanied by food! Jane was brilliant! Her knowledge of Ennis and indeed Irish history is second-to-none. Throughout the history tour of... 
    This was an excellent walking tour of the centre of Ennis accompanied by food! Jane was brilliant! Her knowledge of Ennis and indeed Irish history is second-to-none. Throughout the history tour of...  more »
  • We stopped for a night en route to the Ring of Kerry. Luckily we had Jane to brief us on the history of Ennis as we walked the centre of Ennis. She is a superb guide. Even with only an hour you can... 
    We stopped for a night en route to the Ring of Kerry. Luckily we had Jane to brief us on the history of Ennis as we walked the centre of Ennis. She is a superb guide. Even with only an hour you can...  more »

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