People come to Lough Gur for its beauty and tranquillity but many more want to find out more about this magical place. In response to this demand, local historian Michael Quinlan established the Lough Gur Guides to allow others access to the wonderful history, folkore and archaeology of the place. There is now a core team of approximately 10 trained guides who can show you the most historical sites in the area and who will pass on their knowledge to you in a friendly and informative manner. Questions are always welcome to help further your understanding.
The full outdoor tour lasting 2.5 hours. Book online or contact Lough Gur Visitor Centre on 061 385186 or email [email protected] for quotes on individual or large group bookings. Shorter tours and self-guided tours are also on offer. Prepare to be enchanted by the magic and history surrounding Lough Gur…also come prepared by wearing waterproof clothing and sensible footwear!