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“lough corrib”(22 reviews)
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Galway Kayak Tours. Experience a kayak touring adventure along the pristine waterways of the Western lakes/ Wild Atlantic Way. We offer a friendly relaxed guided kayak trip, where you can discover the enchanting waterways of River & Lough Corrib and...more
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The Forge, Lisheehageeha, Galway, Ireland
+353 87 756 5578
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great afternoon spent learning to kayak with Jim. My daughter and I had no experience but he was patient and knowledgeable. A great way to see a quiet side of Galway.

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

I made a call to Jim to book a trip for my husband,teen son and cousins.From the outset Jim could not have been more helpful. He was so accommodating even at booking stage, checking out wind speeds and times that would suit us. None of...More

Thank hallelujahGalway
Reviewed 20 August 2018

It was absolutely fabulous from start to finish. I had never kayaked before but I felt so confident at it in no time thanks to Jim's good mentoring skills. It was a delightful experience and it was so lovely to see Galway City from the...More

Thank Geraldine971
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We went with Jim on the morning tour along the Corrib. He gave us a choice of going down the river into the city or up the river to the lake. We chose the city route. It was a beautiful relaxed trip and so wonderful...More

Thank AnitaGod
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We spent a wonderful morning on the Corrib with Jim. He is a super guide very informative and helpful as it was the first time kayaking for my 10 year old nephew, who really enjoyed the trip. It was great to head down river to...More

Thank sheilos8
I3907AHjimm, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for the review Orla, glad you all enjoyed the tour. You were all super eager and helpful yourselves. Ronan was well able for the challenge, glad he has nice memories of his visit to Galway that will stay with him. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time kayaking down the River Corrib with our guide Alton yesterday evening. He was very friendly and knowledgeable about local history and wildlife, and made our trip extremely enjoyable. I would thoroughly recommend the evening session, it was lovely and calm...More

Thank akbuffini
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Had a wonderful afternoon kayak tour on Lough Corrib with Jim! It was gorgeous and super fun and relaxing, Jim was a wonderful guide - very knowledgeable, friendly, and encouraging. I would highly recommend and definitely plan on kayaking more when I come back to...More

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Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks for the review Shannon. You guys were great fun and up for it, including surfing the waves off the back of the island. Come back again and paddle with us! enjoy rest of the stay in IRL! Jim M.

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic day out yesterday kayaking along the Corrib. Jim was informative, helpful and most importantly full of fun! A great activity for all abilities with a chance to see Galway from a different perspective.

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I3907AHjimm, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hi Eimear & Fergal many thanks for the feedback, glad to hear you enjoyed the tour. You were great company. Top tip for kayaking...be close to a bridge when the rain showers arrive...instant shelter! hope to see you afloat again. cheers Jim M.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Very relaxed tour up the river to Lough Corrib. Jim provided excellant intruction and was very friendly and chilled. Would absolutely recommend to anyone looking to work up an appetiate with some low intensity scenic kayaking.

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I3907AHjimm, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Cheers Kevin Thanks for the review. Very nice to host yourself and Claire. Glad you enjoyed it. Must admit i was tired starting off the tour, the third tour of the day, but your company got me through. All the best Jim M.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Jim was awesome! We accidentally overslept and he was still very accommodating for our tour- he waited for us to arrive and we still received a full tour. He was extremely personable, knowledgable, and easy to talk to (expect dad jokes). We had options for...More

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I3907AHjimm, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hey Sarah & Alyssa, glad you enjoyed the tour and thank you kindly for the review. Given the previous days air travel scenario you did great to get there at all. It was fun...and you guys can paddle! Jim M.

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21 August 2016|
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
17 August 2015|
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
27 July 2015|
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