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Glorious Connemara Cycle

Abbey St, Cong, Ireland
+353 87 217 2937
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Great Place to rent bikes

We just wanted to rent bikes for a half day tour. Everything worked perfectly and the bikes were... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
René B
via mobile
Scenic bike ride with friendly guide!

Noel gave us a great tour of his native Connemara. We were able to bike for ~3 hours; the bike... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
Rameez T
New York
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A three and a half hour bike tour starting and finishing in Cong, Galway/Mayo border. This beautiful 3.5 tour is largely off road and includes a visit to a cave. castles, lake shores, pretty much a little bit of hidden Ireland up close and personal The package includes your bike, helmet and guide. A light meal in Ashford Castle Hotel is an optional extra. This tour is now fast becoming a must do for visitors to the Galway region. Fully approved Tours start at 10am mini Tour and 1.15pm for the main tour
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Abbey St, Cong, Ireland
+353 87 217 2937
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We just wanted to rent bikes for a half day tour. Everything worked perfectly and the bikes were very good.

Thank René B
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Noel gave us a great tour of his native Connemara. We were able to bike for ~3 hours; the bike ride was challenging, but not too difficult for a group on vacation. Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Rameez T
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was a great time. The local guide Noel was very friendly and fun, and extremely knowledgeable about the local area and its history. The ride itself is mostly on a wooded path with just tiny bits on the road here and there. There are...More

2  Thank brianlQ9622MZ
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I booked a tour for a group of 17 french teenagers and Noel and Steve managed to take them to all the different sites while challenging them on the bikes ! Everyone was really happy, beautiful views !

Thank Kathleen O
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I couldn't have asked for a better tour or guide (Steve) to take us around the Cong area. My boyfriend and I ended up being the only two on the tour and he actually extended it for us. We were able to see so much...More

Thank LuckyGirl0717
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Noel provided a great tour with an interesting variety of scenery, bike challenges, history, and adventure. Noel knows every inch of the tour, and was very concerned about our safety throughout the trip. If you are looking for something fun for a few hours near...More

Thank knutec
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Noel took myself (female adult), my sister-in-law and my daughter out. He is a lovely, very relaxed man who made our day great fun, relaxing and one to remember. I'd be repeating other people's reviews with my comments so I will only add.... I would...More

1  Thank Grimsby_Girl_11
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Noel led a great tour through the villages and parks through and near Cong with scenic stops along the way including the incredible Ashford castle. Great exercise with breath taking views with a stop for lunch and a Guinness along the way. Would highly recommend...More

1  Thank Megc0825
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We did a 3 hour bike ride with Noel Mannion in December for our 30 year anniversary. (I know, in December?) We were incredibly lucky with the weather. He took us through the Ashford Castle property (which is stunning), down to a cave, and also...More

1  Thank Tmmillot
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Took a day trip from Galway to Connemara and was very impressed with the scenery and the historic sites. This will be a repeat visit whenever we are in Ireland. Totally awe-inspiring.

Thank Donna C
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