About Us

We are passionate about our country, all our guides are locals, born and bred! Irish people are known for their friendly approach and we love to tell a story, all our driver/guides are funny, witty and engaging and they strive to go the extra mile on each and every tour. For small groups of families and friends visiting Ireland, let Munsterbus Tours make your private Irish trip unforgettable. Experience ‘real-life’ Ireland and truly discover the magic. You will receive a very warm welcome from one of our knowledgeable local and charismatic driver/guides who will share with you a few ‘tall tales’ ensuring you experience the culture and history of Ireland in a unique, laid back and memorable way.

What’s Special?

We are experienced and passionate driver/guides with a flair for storytelling. Let us create unforgettable memories of your time spent exploring the Emerald Isle. We specialize in private customized tours opening a door into an incredible adventure created just for you. Every tour is bespoke, and your Irish experience will be something special, come join the adventure and let your imagination run wild as we will tailor make a package to suit your requirements. We will ensure your expectations of Ireland are met & exceeded, no two tours are ever the same as we aim to make every trip unique and specifically meet your needs.

Whether you are of Irish descent and long to explore your roots or a 1st time visitor to Ireland we strive to go beyond anything you could ever imagine this land of Saints and Scholars has to offer. Mythical Ireland has long since been associated with leprechauns and fairies but those whose ancestry stems from Ireland and who long to visit their roots we appreciate how emotional these visits can be. Let us unravel the history of your life and you will leave Ireland feeling like you have finally ‘come home’. Our knowledge and love of Ireland are evident to all you travel with us, we will show you ’40 shades of green’ many times while experiencing ‘4 seasons all in 1 day’!!

Breath-taking scenery, traditional pubs, Irish music, fantastic food & the most welcoming people await you; let us take you on this magical journey with lots of craic along the way. Highlights? Going off the beaten track? Foodie heaven? Hikers delights? Whiskey connoisseurs? Whatever your ‘something special’ is we pride ourselves on always going the extra mile to make yours the holiday of a lifetime. Contact us now to plan your trip and allow us to build an itinerary specifically for your group, let the magic begin……..

Just for you

Whoever you are we are here to cater for your wishes and bring your Irish experience to life. Families, friends, couples, honeymooners, hikers, history enthusiasts, foodies whatever your interests, weather there are 10 or more in your group or even if you prefer to travel alone we will create a private, customized tour just for you. Babies on board, teens or seniors we can cater for all members of your group. We have visited all the destinations on our itineraries and have firsthand in-depth knowledge of these areas. You can avoid hours of internet surfing; your holiday begins the minute you contact us. We design the tour you want, suiting your exact requirements and with our knowledge and expertise we offer excellent value for money. We want to make your tour the best and most memorable it can be. Let’s get planning!

Tony’s Tribe…

Tony, originally from Rathmore, a small village in Co. Kerry, spent many of his childhood summers in the bogs cutting turf surrounded by sheep, green fields and a stone’s throw from numerous tourist attractions. Living in such close proximity to The Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula, Slea Head, Blarney Castle, etc he has an abundance of local knowledge. Tony has a natural flair for storytelling and this combined with his quick wit and sense of humor makes time in his company quite enjoyable.

Tony was always a keen traveller himself and as soon as he could set off on the best education life had to offer, to explore other countries, nationalities and different ways of life. He initially set sail for England and started to earn a living doing various odd jobs but he had his sights set on adventure and was keen to ‘veer off the beaten track’, something he still has a hunger for today! Tony took an up an unusual apprenticeship and became a Croupier, this had him from a very young age rubbing shoulders with the many different personalities who would regularly frequent the casinos in the West End of London.

With a head for figures and a poker face, he decided to continue his travels and did so in the gaming industry on board cruise ships and visiting countries like Russia and Greece where he took up residence for a while. This career allowed Tony to experience so many different cultures, traditions and created in him an ability to mingle with all walks of life. He is at times like a walking encyclopedia full of ‘useless information’ but always very entertaining!

After many years traveling Tony returned home to Ireland and with his entrepreneurial flair, he turned his attention to various business ventures. Eventually, it was Tony’s passion for his native land, his ability to entertain and his love of people that developed into the wonderful Munsterbus Tour Company. Having married locally, Tony now lives in Cork and has two children and he hopes Munsterbus tours can be a legacy for his family. Tony is a very proud Irishman who is keen to share all the Emerald Isle has to offer, come on tour and meet the man himself. Whether you call him ‘Tony Tour’ or ‘Tony Casino’ you are sure to be greeted warmly, feel in good company and find you have a friend for life as Tony is as genuine and loyal a person as you could ever wish to meet. Come on a tour and join his tribe!

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