Thank you for visiting this site. Please come in and have a browse and feel free to contact us if you so wish. If you decide to use our services, Brendan would be happy to take you on a journey of discovery through the ages and landscapes.
Brendan has lived in Galway for nearly all his life and can trace the origins of his family name back to the 9th century in South Galway. He is a graduate of NUI Galway in 2014 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Archaeology and Geography and is a Failte Ireland and I.T.M.I. qualified tour professional. He has been involved in tourism since 2006 leading visitors on journeys of discovery through some of the most beautiful settings in Galway, Ireland, and the world. For leisure he enjoys travelling, reading and photography.
As an experienced tour professional, Brendan can work on extended tours on an International, National and Local basis; and as a city walking tour guide. He can also work with Cruise Ships (River & Ocean) as an on board or land based tour director/manager, host or escort. For individual and group tours, he can customize an itinerary to your interests and needs to maximize your time. His gateway airports are Dublin, Shannon and Knock. So come and explore with Brendan.
In these unprecedented times during the Covid-19 pandemic, we here at brendanjhynes.com understand that travel restrictions, the wearing of masks and social distancing for people have put a temporary end to your travel plans. It is because of this that we are more than happy to allow people to cancel or rebook their tours and trips with us at no loss or cost to our guest and issue a refund if you need to cancel. We understand that your safety comes first. During this time, we offer a 10% discount off our tour prices.
Services offered to individuals, groups, DMC's, DMO's and PCO's
This private two hour walking tour of Galway is designed to show you the best the city has to offer. Come and discover the stories behind the historic locations of the city, why they were built and who lived there. A walking tour of a city is a journey of discovery that must be experienced and tasted as much as it can to be enjoyed. Come and discover the real Galway city.
In town for only a short period of time and would like to get the most out of your visit? Brendan would be delighted to spend a ½ day with you doing a panoramic tour of a location of your choice. He would be happy to meet you at your predetermined meeting point for an orientation before you continue on your journey or to go and explore more of the location by yourself.
Brendan would be delighted to join you as a step on guide onto your coach for a day tour and would be more than happy to show you the places of your dreams. Ireland has always been full of enchanted landscapes, from the rugged Atlantic coast to the majestic mountains that tower over valleys, rivers, and lakes to its luscious farmland. The light and weather here are never the same.
As a qualified National guide with a Bachelor’s Degree from NUI Galway, Brendan would be delighted to offer his services as a step on guide for extended tours around Ireland and the U.K. No tour is to long or to short and he looks forward to showcasing these beautiful countries to you. He would be happy to show you these isles which he is proud to call his home. Come and discover Ireland with Brendan.
Brendan is an I.T.M.I. graduate and is qualified to lead tours all over the world. He has led tours of varying sizes and duration on journeys of discovery through some of the most beautiful settings in the world, meeting wonderful people along the way. These experiences have enriched the lives of the guests and his own. He would be happy to lead you through these majestic places.
Organizing a conference or event? Then Brendan would be happy to help you in any way he can. Having local contacts and professionals on the ground when organizing such an important conference or event is key to its success. Having said this, Brendan would be delighted to get involved in the planning and execution for your conference or event to ensure it becomes a success.
Over the year, Brendan will be celebrating a number of key important days in the calendar that highlight key facets of Galway’s culture and its relationship to it. Keep an eye on here for these up coming events.
Brendan enjoys engaging with his customers, so feel free to make contact during normal business hours. If you have a special request, send Brendan a message, and he will be sure to get back to you soon.
Here at brendanjhynes.com we take the responsibility to and the safety of our guest as paramount and it is during these unprecedented times that we take Covid-19 seriously. In response to the pandemic we follow the government guidelines in relation to social distancing, contact tracing and the wearing of masks. In addition to this we have taken the Fáilte Ireland Covid-19 Safety Charter Training for all tourism based businesses to ensure compliance with all regulations and that your safety comes first.