Hillwalk Tours Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Amongst their numerous latest awards, Hillwalk Tours has earned their 5th consecutive TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Online PR News – 16-June-2016 – Galway, Ireland - 15th June 2016 – Hillwalk Tours Earns 2016 Tripadvisor Certificate Of Excellence

GALWAY, Ireland - June 14, 2016 - PRLog -- Hillwalk Tours, a tour operator who specialises in organising self-guided walking tours in Ireland, Scotland & England, have today announced that they have received their 5th consecutive TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. For the last 6 years, this achievement has acknowledged businesses that have received excellent traveller reviews over the course of the previous year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodations, eateries, attractions and activity service providers located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience.

Heather Leisman, Vice President of Industry Marketing for TripAdvisor, also commented,

"With the Certificate of Excellence, TripAdvisor honours hospitality businesses that have consistently received strong praise and ratings from travellers. This recognition helps travellers identify and book properties and services that regularly deliver great service. TripAdvisor is proud to play this integral role in helping travellers feel more confident in their booking decisions."

James Byrne - Owner of Hillwalk Tours (http://www.hillwalktours.com/)

"Hillwalk Tours' aim is to create travel experiences that make people happy so we're delighted to receive the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the fifth year running - as long as our walkers are happy, we're happy J"

The Certificate of Excellence accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travellers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period. To qualify, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.

About TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site**, enabling travellers to plan and book the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers advice from millions of travellers, and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features, with seamless links to booking tools that check hundreds of websites to find the best hotel prices. TripAdvisor-branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 340 million unique monthly visitors***, and 350 million reviews and opinions covering 6.5 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 48 markets worldwide.

**Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, worldwide, February 2016

***Source: TripAdvisor log files, Q1 2016

About Hillwalk Tours

Hillwalk Tours was founded in 2008 by James Byrne. The company sold hiking tours exclusively in Ireland until 2012, when they expanded into Scotland. England was then added to the portfolio of tours in 2015. During this time, Hillwalk Tours has found great success through winning various awards such as the SCCUL Enterprise Awards and the JCI Young Entrepreneur.

Hillwalk Tours has an ethos of sustainable tourism, encouraging all of their walkers to observe and respect these guidelines. The company has several partnerships with the likes of Leave No Trace, the John Muir Trust and the National Trail association.

Website: http://www.hillwalktours.com/

E-mail: info@hillwalktours.com

Phone: 00353 91 763 994

Address: 6 Galway Technology Centre, Mervue Business Park, Wellpark Road, Galway, Ireland, H91 A560