Boat Tours & water sports in Cork

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Boat Rides & Cruises in Cork

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  • Robin F
    Newtown, CT11 contributions
    We booked a private ride on this boat! Significantly more fun and speedy than the self drive. Had and absolute blast with our pilot Richard. Major highlight of the vacation!!! DONT HESITATE! DO THIS!!!
    Written 10 September 2023
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  • Onefatlady
    San Francisco, CA30 contributions
    Exceeded expectations which were already high! Jim immediately put everyone at ease and filled us with confidence for the adventure ahead! We were so lucky with the weather and the location is hard to beat anywhere in the world. This was a magical experience full of beautiful scenery, myths and legends, wildlife and as it got dark lots of sparkles. It was a truly special experience which I will remember forever.
    Written 8 September 2023
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  • Inspire297582
    2 contributions
    Lovely 2 hours trip. The two guides were very good full of information on the areas we sailed through. Would go again
    Written 11 September 2023
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  • kitchensdaughter
    limerick23 contributions
    Absolutely incredible facilities. The bunkhouse accommodation was so clever and comfortable. Think camping but with bunkbeds contained in a lovely wooden hut. Outside a lovely covered area with tables and benches. Tepe tent full of games. Bbq kitchen area was outstanding. Onsite pizza takeaway and lovely coffee shop. Activities were incredible
    Written 20 August 2023
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  • SarahL
    4 contributions
    Had an amazing day with Andrew.
    Although not the warmest day we had so much fun exploring the cliffs and the caves, and we stopped for a whisky on the way back!
    Andrew is very personable and gave us lots of Information of the plaes we visited
    He was very accommodating as my friend needed extra assistance getting in and out of the boat as she finds walking difficult. He had all the correct safety equipment.
    I would highly recommend this adventure.
    Written 13 August 2023
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  • steve j
    Bishops Stortford, UK47 contributions
    What a wonderful few hours. Warren did a brilliant job: great safety briefing, great boat, informative about Cork Harbour and the Clark coast. Loads of opportunities to get close to sea birds, a seal colony and a massive pod of dolphins.

    If you have a few hours to spare and you are looking for something really special to do, Warren’s sea life safari is a must
    Written 24 August 2023
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  • Kay_Ireland2014
    Kilkenny, Ireland61 contributions
    It was a dull, over cast and misty day. My partner and I started to question whether it was a good idea to go kayaking.
    It was the best excursion. As the light mist gave a magical effect and the overcast conditions meant we didn't suffer from glare or sunburn. We had a few nice encounters with one of the local seals. I would highly recommend to anyone, as it made our weekend!
    Written 16 August 2020
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  • Helen H
    1 contribution
    Had a great time stand up paddle boarding. James was our guide and gave us loads of technically information on our technique which was great. He also gave us loads of information about the history of Cork which was really interesting. The trip was so enjoyable. It was such and relaxed and enjoyable experience and everyone in the group said they would do it again.
    Written 26 June 2023
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  • Melissa C
    9 contributions
    Didn't know such an experience existed. A hidden gem. Great place for kids and older kids and older again kids to let loose!
    Written 21 August 2023
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  • Ters-Travels
    County Cork, Ireland26 contributions
    Done this with my wife first time surfing and would highly recommend it. Can be done in rain or shine. There is a good coffee dock and pizza van next to it for afterwards.

    All equipment and instructing provided.
    Great for all ages
    Written 20 October 2015
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  • Elena Green
    dublin8 contributions
    Spent the past few days in West Cork doing some bird watching and pelagic trips with Paul and Niall. Fantastic trip with guys taking us to birding hotspots and best eating places in West Cork. Hope to repeat the experience in the future.
    Written 13 May 2019
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