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Sunfish Explorer - Motorised Kayaking Tours

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Sneem, Ireland
+353 87 947 4616
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Excellent trip

A great unique experience for all the family. Noel our guide was superb, very informative and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maeve C
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Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Fun on the water again.

Annual visit to Kerry would not be complete without a trip on the water with Noel at Sunfish... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ger O
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Dunboyne, Ireland
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We are currently Ireland's only Motorised Kayaking Tour Operator. We hope to give you the ultimate experience in motorised kayaking & adventure. Offering tours 7 days a week along The Scenic SouthWest Coast of Kerry, it is an experience not to be missed. We are located along The Wild Atlantic Way in Sneem, Co. Kerry. Our main departure locations are from "The Parnasilla Hotel" & "The Sneem Hotel" Our Tours will let you explore some of the most stunning scenery around The Kenmare Bay, & because our motorised kayaks use an electric motor, which is very quiet, it will give you a chance to get up close to seals & lots of other marine wildlife. We also offer Motorised kayak Fishing Tours. * Guided Tours are 1 - 3 hours. * Easy to use Electric motorised kayaks * Suitable for Individuals, Groups & Families * Motorised Kayak Fishing Tours * Children go Free (Accompanied by fee paying adult, also dependant on size/weight & suitable sea conditions) * All ages welcome, no experience required. * Booking required. * Life Jackets & some wet gear supplied. * Fully Licensed & insured.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Sneem, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great unique experience for all the family. Noel our guide was superb, very informative and especially encouraging to the new kayakers in the group. Would highly recommend to families, our kids said best thing they did all over the holidays

Thank Maeve C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Annual visit to Kerry would not be complete without a trip on the water with Noel at Sunfish explorer. This year we experienced paddle kayaks. It's was great fun. As the kids are all old enough now they each had their own Kayak. We paddled...More

Thank Ger O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This could be a lot better if the tour guides paid more attention to their customers. Our tour guide went ahead of us by up to 100 metres and it felt like we were just chasing him for the entire trip. We got one chance...More

Thank SasiaDublin
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

As beginners we were looked after well. The motorised kayaks are not working so had to use our own arm power which was fine. Both 14 and 9 yr olds enjoyed the 1.5 hours on the water. Saw a seal on the rocks sun bathing....More

Thank Adair1969
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We booked the kayak tour of the area and I have to say that the team were great - very friendly. However the trip was a let down. There wasn't anything to view other than a seal and a boat which appeared in James Bond....More

Thank grovine
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We booked with Noel to do a kayaking tour. Noel was such a lovely person to deal with. He told us that the motorised kayaks were not in use but we could do a tour on the ordinary kayaks. The children were able to sit...More

Thank eimati
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Noel & Sam are fantastic hosts and all of our family (and Toby) had a great time, highly recommend. We had a wonderful experience, a first time for some of us!

Thank Steph H
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely morning with my 2 daughters (5 and 11). Saw sea birds, seals and the motors on the kayaks were the best cheats ever.. Thanks Noel..

Thank Gareth_Reynolds_Cork
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I went out with Sam on a motorised kayak with 2 others and their children. It was the most enjoyable thing I have done on my time in the Sneem area. Sam's knowledge, personality and stories made for an experience that was educational, interesting absolutely...More

Thank Dylan F
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely trip out to an island in a Kayak. Seals all around lots of wildlife to observe and on a clear day the water glows a gorgeous Mediterranean blue! Noel, the man that runs the trips is very friendly and helpful with loads of advice...More

Thank Ger C
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