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Kayakmor

The Forge, Lisheehageeha, Galway, Ireland
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Lovely experience

We had the pleasure of going out with Jim and another couple yesterday. This was our first time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MargueriteTreacy
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County Tipperary, Ireland
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Kayak to Lough Corrib

This is a fantastic experience! Our guides, Jim and Alton, were friendly, informed and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lieslvanreenen
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Galway, Ireland
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Galway Kayak Tours Experience the untamed West Coast of Ireland on a kayak touring adventure along the Wild Atlantic Way. Take a guided kayak trip, enjoy the craic and discover the enchanting waterways of River & Lough Corrib and the stunning coast around Galway. We look forward to seeing you afloat! Tours starting from €40 per person (subject to group size)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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The Forge, Lisheehageeha, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of going out with Jim and another couple yesterday. This was our first time kayaking and certainly a great introduction. It was much easier to steer and paddle than I had expected. The kayaks are very stable and comfortable. Jim was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic experience! Our guides, Jim and Alton, were friendly, informed and well-trained. Whether you're an avid paddler or beginner in a kayak, this experience is a must-do. We not only worked up a sweat, but we learnt a lot about the nature...More

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I3907AHjimm, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Liesl, thanks for the kind words, its appreciated. tour with you guys n' gals was so much fun and the evening light bathed everything in gold, very special. Hope to see you afloat again...you know where we are now! All the best Jim M.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently took eight american students to Ireland and we spent a night kayaking with Jim and his staff. We had a mixture of experienced kayakers and complete new comers but Jim was wonderful with each one making them feel welcome and comfortable on the...More

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Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Richard Lovely to hear that the crew enjoyed the tour and have returned with special memories of an evening afloat. Thanks for the kind words. Your group were great fun and coped very well with the Northerly wind on mighty Lough Corrib! Hope you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently took this tour of Lough Corrib with 2 friends. We were blessed with the amazing weather but I think it would have been a fantastic experience even if weather was poor. We met Jim at the pier and he immediately puts you at...More

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Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words SS1. Really glad you enjoyed the peace out on the Corrib, good company and sublime scenery makes the time pass quick! Cheers Jim M.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time, Jim and Tim did a great job of explaining everything at the start and putting everyone's mind at ease. We got little chocolate bars and warm cordial for a snack, and went down the river and back up these smaller streams...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Myself and 6 friends did kayaking in Logh Corrib with Jim and Ulton and it was a fantastic experience. The Pier is very close to Galway city (10 min drive) and we got the opportunity to practice our paddling skills by getting through some hidden...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

My wife and I spent a very enjoyable afternoon kayaking with the Kayakmor guys. I highly recommend this trip to those who want to try kayaking. With excellent guides, stable but agile boats, all kayaking gear provided and with chocolate, hot drinks this was a...More

1  Thank Sioandtravels
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Myself and a group of 11 friends opted for a morning of kayaking with Jim and Ulton as an activity during a recent long Stag weekend. The launch location for Kayakmor, Menlo Pier, is a short journey out of Galway city itself. Our group was...More

1  Thank L M
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our kayak tour with Jim and Ulton. We decided to do this as part of a stag do with a party of 9. They have everything you need and teach you all the basics. Jim gave us the option of going up...More

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Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for the kind words Rob. Was great to host you afloat. Super group. hope to see you again someday. cheers Jim M.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Jim was so knowledgeable and such a laid back guide. He ensured we were safe and as dry as you can be while kayaking.

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Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks for the review Meghan. Yourself and Kyle were great craic! trust you stayed awake all the way to Derry after the kayaking. Hope you enjoyed your stay in Ireland and we hope to see you again sometime! Jim M.

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assel230986
21 August 2016|
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Response from Jim-Morrissey | Property representative |
Hi Assel, thank you for getting in touch. Our Tours can be booked online so long as they are booked 24hrs in advance. Minimum size booking is for x 2 persons. If you are a single person we can see if there is an existing... More
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Redsonja25
17 August 2015|
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Response from Jim-Morrissey | Property representative |
Hi Red sonia, just back in from the water, when would you like to head out? tomorrow? (Tuesday) have a tour going out at 2pm maybe also a 10:30 morning tour. Send an e-mail to our web address . cheers Jim M 087 7565578
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27 July 2015|
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Response from Jim-Morrissey | Property representative |
Hi Erin, Yes we have double sea kayaks which we use on our tours. We would be delighted to take you and your mum kayaking. Our tours are aimed at people that have never kayaked before. Please contact us to book or tour or... More
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