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“kayaking trip”(16 reviews)
“corrib river”(21 reviews)
“hidden lake”(8 reviews)
Give It A Go Sea Kayaking is based In Galway, Ireland. We run kayaking tours along Irelands stunning Atlantic coastline and on scenic Lough Corrib. Kayaking is a great way to discover the beautiful environment that we are lucky enough to have on our...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Ballard East, Galway, Ireland
+353 87 191 4911
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Myself and some friends joined Duncan on a trip from menlough pier down the river corrib and thoroughly enjoyed it. Duncan was a super guide and set a very friendly and relaxed atmosphere...and even had refreshments to keep us going. Would highly recommend the tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Duncan is a pro. We did the sunset tour. Corrib River is well suited for everyone. Duncan is attentive to detail, taking the stress out of your trip.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank CVA59
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Really good kayaking tour. The atmosphere was really relaxed and chilled out throughout. Duncan had loads of great little facts about things along the way. All the gear was clean, dry and in good condition. I would highly recommend this, it's great for a relaxing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Radha S
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Hey I’m a first time kayaker, it was brilliant experience and I’ll definitely recommend Duncan, he explained everything expertly, I will be going back hopefully in the next few weeks. Shirley

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Jetta202
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Duncan was an absolutely fantastic guide! We arrived at Menlo Pier to start the kayaking tour. Duncan was extremely professional, provided all the equipment and a brief training session and then he took us out on the water. We were out as part of a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Will R
Reviewed 13 June 2018

I decided to trust the fine people at Tripadvisor for kayaking, and they did not let me down. Duncan took us on a great little trip down the River Corrib. My partner and I would have enjoyed a little more of a challenging route, but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Dan B
Reviewed 12 June 2018

My friend recommended Duncan and Give it a Go and I am so happy she did. We went out on a Saturday morning in June, and it really was such good fun and a lovely location on the River Corrib. Duncan and his team are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

My friend suggested we try kayaking with Duncan and 'Give It A Go'. We had a double kayak and it was so much fun, we laughed a lot. Duncan gave us a brief introduction and then let us off to experience the fun ourselves. Highly...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank carolinedowling2000
Reviewed 9 June 2018

My third trip with Duncan ...this time an evening dusk trip along our beautiful River Corrib starting at Menlo pier & visited the two hidden lakes in coolough it was calm and peaceful a brilliant trip and a great way to relax after a weeks...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ellnew2017
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

This is such a well organised and fun experience from the very start! I laughed all evening :) highly recommended . Very reasonably priced. You have to do this when you come to visit galway !! Duncan is so experienced and even if you have...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rachael D
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23 June 2018|
Response from duncan w | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your interest in going kayaking with Give It a Go. You do not need to have a group booking to enjoy kayaking with Give It a Go, individual bookings are always welcome. Bye for now, Duncan
20 June 2018|
Response from duncan w | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your interest in going kayaking with Give It a Go. A number of people with visual impairments have enjoyed kayaking with Give It a Go over the last few years. One option is to use a double kayak... More
CurtIs H
6 March 2017|
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Response from duncan w | Property representative |
Good morning Dean, my advice would be to look at the Ordnance Survey Irelad maps . It might be worth checking with Waterways Ireland to see what information they have available.I would rarely kayak on the Shannon and don't... More