Tours in Carrick-on-Shannon

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Carrick-on-Shannon Tours

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  • pipandhelen
    2 contributions
    We had a group use this activity on Saturday last and what an afternoon they had. Aoife was the most friendly, welcoming and helpful host for the group and they had a wonderful afternoon with her. She was so helpful and obliging when out on the water. Highly recommend this activity.
    Written 9 August 2022
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  • Footprints694505
    1 contribution
    A brilliant adventure , well ran, wonderful experience. Will certainly be back. Pricey at €65 but lots of work done here
    Written 5 August 2022
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  • PaddyC91
    Dublin, Ireland1 contribution
    Brilliant experience - couldn't recommend it more. One of the highlights of our holiday. Thanks to Lee for a great morning
    Written 9 August 2022
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  • Peter F
    Perth, Australia38 contributions
    Booked before I entered Ireland , as there are lots of people wanting to go on this river cruise,
    Great story of how this boat was made by the skipper and friend,
    Friendly staff for this 2 hour cruise up the Shannon, with a guitarist singing Irish and other songs, all the way.
    Beautiful scenery along the way.
    When passing through Carrick on Shannon, stop for the day and prebook your cruise, you will enjoy the cruise.
    Written 19 July 2022
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  • Iseult C
    Dublin, Ireland2 contributions
    An amazing morning adventure. Our guide was hilarious and fab with the kids. The experience of going down the Drumshamazon and up and down in the lough will stay with my kids forever, I think. Absolutely super!
    Written 26 August 2021
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  • CatherineCo_Meath
    Co. Meath51 contributions
    We met Jim when we arrived he was so friendly and helpful, as we had no children with us he gave us a quieter pitch, and advised us on how to get back to carrick as taxis limited on bank holiday weekends, Claire was great the next day about different venues in carrick. Site itself is a work in progress, updating all the time, The families there were having a ball it was Halloween break, so pumpkin carving, ghost stories, discos, loads for families to take part.
    Written 14 November 2019
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  • Vincent D
    Dún Laoghaire, Ireland1,219 contributions
    If you ask anybody have they ever been to County Leitrim the normal reply is "I am sure I have, but i cannot remember when." they now have a reason to come to Leitrim to enjoy the Shannon Blueway from Drumshanbo on Lough Allen through Battlebridge (that's a great name with a story behind it), and down to Hartley Bridge. The scenery both on the canal and river sections is very beautiful.
    If you are in a boat you must remember that the Lock at Lough Allen works backwards and you drop from the canal into the lake.
    Written 15 October 2019
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  • Feehyland18
    Dublin, Ireland84 contributions
    We spent 3 days on a the Princess boat which was described as a boat for 8 people. There were 4 of us (2 adults and 2 teens) and it was suitable for that number of people, I wouldn't have wanted any more in that size of a boat. There was enough space and everything you need in self accommodation space. The only issue is the fridge, it doesn't work when you are moored and we lost a lot of food. So I suggest you buy as you go in the shops at the moorings. There wasn't an opportunity to use the electricity points at the moorings as it was so busy. Even though it was extremely busy we always managed to find a spot to moor, everyone along our trip (Carrick On Shannon - Lanesborough) were so helpful and always willing and eager to help you pilot the boat, there was such a lovely community feel throughout! For first timers dont be fearful, we all, including our 12 year old, managed to sail the boat but leave the mooring to the adults!
    Manuela who we met in the Le Boat office was so helpful when we arrived, I would recommend getting an early check in to make the most of the experience. The boat was very clean and the bedding was also spotless. One issue I still have was price of diesel for 3 days, it was nearly €300 which works out at €100 a day, too much of an expense after paying for the boat. The more modern electric boats would probably be cheaper and the toilets might also be more modern (they are plunge style). We would recommend this holiday for a family or friends, for couples who are not experienced in sailing I would advise caution, it would be hard to manage the mooring with just 2 people. Thank you also to Manuela and the cleaners who returned my laptop when I left it aboard!
    Written 31 August 2021
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  • Aisling
    Belfast, UK41 contributions
    Great afternoon doing something different in Carrick-in-Shannon with a young family (and one teenager) who can get bored easily!!
    Written 8 August 2022
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  • Marie L
    Donegal Town, Ireland8 contributions
    Join them at the Wild Atlantic Crusades HQ, jump into one of their bespoke 4x4 Landrover Jeeps and let their track test your driving skills and the sanity of your co-driver whilst dodging obstacles, completing riddles, balancing your jeep on a seesaw & yes, dare they say it, the driver is blindfolded. Did they mention that you will be timed & you will compete against all other Crusaders before you? Oh yeah.

    It is a thrilling experience, sets your heart pounding and sends your head racing.
    It is suitable for family, Friends, Businesses, Stags and Hens.
    It also includes team building exercises and games to really test your motor skills outside the jeep.
    It really is a once in a ife time experience that if you are in the area to do I would extremely reommed doing.
    Written 4 August 2018
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