Group Request tours

                               Photo: Kylemore Abbey
Contact us for information on how to schedule your own group tour with us to Ireland.
With 30 or more travelers you may choose your own dates and are awarded a free seat on the tour.  Each “Landscape & Lore, Music & Myth” Tour is guided by Dave Hogan and each “Pilgrimage to the Otherworld Tour” is guided by Garry Jones and Kate Hennessy.
You may choose from a variety of optional sites on your tour.  Irish Byways arranges the details of the tours including transportation and accommodations as well as the communications with your travelers. An Irish Byways Tour Manager travels with your group throughout the tour.


The Land of Saints, Scholars and Musicians

This tour is planned and led by Masterful Irish Guide   Dave Hogan  and covers a diversity of significant sites (some seldom seen) in the west of Ireland. Dave will highlight our tour each day with his wisdom and his words as we experience the lands and the ancient markers of…

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Landscape & Lore, Music &Myth

This tour is guided by Dave Hogan and is  limited to 36 travelers. This extraordinary tour throughout Connemara (northwest of Galway City) has been described as “a sensory extravaganza” by previous enthusiastic travelers. Based in part in charming Clifden city, on the Atlantic coast, travelers enjoy day trips to sites throughout Counties…

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The Monastic Tradition of Connacht

These tours are available by Group Request only. The Monastic Tradition of Connacht This Tour focuses on the Monastic Tradition of Connacht and is designed and led by Dave Hogan, ecologist, historian, musician and brilliant guide. Anthony Previte’s books A Guide to Lough Corrib’s Early Monastic Sites, and A Guide…

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University Study or Study/Service Tours

These tours are available by Group Request only. Academic University Study/Service Tours to Ireland for Alumni or Students We offer exceptional university study or study/service tours for students, or alumni or other adult groups interested in our academic tours. “Landscape & Lore, Music & Myth”. This academic tour is set in…

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