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Saoirse na Mara Sea Kayaking

Caraholly, Westport 0000, Ireland
+353 86 173 3610
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A wonderful kayaking experience in Galway Bay

We arranged this day trip following recommendation with Ali a while ago. Everything was well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Olivine19
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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Summer Highlights - not to be missed

My kids (girls 8 & 10) and I have taken a number of trips with Ali this (and last) summer and we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard O
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Moycullen, Ireland
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Exhilarating trips and instruction by sea kayak in the stunning waters of Ireland's Atlantic Coast. Enjoy full or half day trips or opt for our evening sunset trips! An amazing experience. Ali Donald and his team are highly qualified, experienced guides who love their jobs, and enjoy sharing the unique seascapes, wildlife and stories of the area with you. We are a mobile company so we can take advantage of the best weather and locations for the ultimate sea kayaking experience. See you on the water!
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arranged this day trip following recommendation with Ali a while ago. Everything was well communicated before hand and Ali even came to find us the evening before to sort out the kayaks. The trip was well planned and explained and the weather on the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids (girls 8 & 10) and I have taken a number of trips with Ali this (and last) summer and we enjoy them immensely. We have progressed enough with him to being able to paddle to off shore islands with the kids in single...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ali Donald, is the real deal, if you are thinking about kayaking in Ireland, this is a must do! We had excellent communication with him, he's very responsive on email. Ali is one of the most warm souls we've ever encountered. Full of knowledge of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ali lead a fantastic paddle out to a remote, uninhabited island off the Connemara coast. Definitely recommend for anyone looking for a a more advanced and adventurous sea kayaking experience!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having Ali as our guide was a great choice. Not only that he is a fun and wonderful person to kayak with but also very knowledgeable about the area. My boyfriend and I learned a lot about Ireland’s culture, history, geography and other specifics about...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great first time kayaking experience!! Daniel is a great teacher (literally) and very knowledgeable. Would recommend to any level kayaker, beginner to advanced.

Thank Kenneth N
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

If I could give 6 stars I would! Brilliant guided trip with Ali who took my daughter and I out this morning. He is so knowledgable about both kayaking and the local area, felt like we had not only a safe enjoyable trip but also...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We are a Family of four who went kayaking with Ali. Ali look after us all and was an excellent and engaging instructor. We were very fortunate to see dolphins whilst out kayaking in the Atlantic. The memory will stay with us. Ali's friendly and...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Ali took myself and my two girls (8 and 10) out in two double kayaks. It was a fantastic experience. We started from Actons Campsite in Streamstown Bay and explored the coastline and inlets to the south. Ali is a top class experienced kayaker and...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Had a great 2 days training with Ali. Great location that gave us a bit of everything - surf, rock hopping, exploring caves then a nice 'tour of the islands on sunday. Don't think you'll meet a nicer guy to show you the area and...More

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