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Memorable Trip to Skellig Michael

Skelligwalker provided an excellent trip to Skellig Michael and Little Skellig islands. The boat... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2018
DBM8
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Washington, DC
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Second time was a charm

Went out on a tour with Skellig Walker at the end of September 2018, unfortunately, due to the fact... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
eNVstyle
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Reno, Nevada
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We went on the Skellig Walker earlier this month. Its a new boat and in wet conditions has a dry part. It was an absolutely great experience, The weather was great, sea calm
Met Jamie from the US and Paul from "Down under"

Of course, Skellig Micheal is what its about and a jewel of green in the ocean, but on the way back we had a pod of Dolphins that rode the bow wave.

There were two friendly, competent and easygoing Kerrymen at the helm.They enjoyed what they were doing and took plenty of time to see the Dolphins.

It was a highlight of my trip,

Alex

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Excellent service from Skellig Walker from initial enquiry to follow up after the trip. Fast, comfortable boat with informative onboard team. Very accommodating in cruising along Skillig Michael after our visit and along Litttle Skellig so we could see the ganets and seals. A memorable day out.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I felt very fortunate to find Skelligwalker through some persistent internet searching. This year, a new system was implemented to grant permits to Skellig Michael, the amazing Unesco World Heritage Site. Skelligwalker was one of the first to be granted a permit for 2017 with their brand new boat, and we were lucky enough to get seats for our group of 8 during a July trip to Ireland. They were professional to deal with at all times and communicated with us well about every issue.

The island of Skellig Michael is amazing and impossible to adequately describe. I can't recommend it enough! And thanks to Skelligwalker, our hour long trip each way was as comfortable as possible. On a cloudy windy day in choppy seas, we were so grateful to be inside this boat as we observed passengers on another boat nearby getting soaked on the outside deck.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Ireland has always been a bucket list item for
Me. This trip sealed the deal. What I thought would have been a 10 was a 20. Push Ireland to the top of your list of things to do and definitely booked skellig walker cruises. They are easy to find. Across the bridge from the pink portmagee Hotel (fine accommodation and great breakfast). Wonderful trip. Perfect boat and amazing crew! I love Ireland and puffins that are 2 feet away. My photography is phenomenal of the birds. Could have been there for days!!!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fabulous boat and a great crew. I was seasick on the way out and was so well looked after. The return journey was pleasant and we sat on the deck and were treated to views of gannets, seals and a pod of dolphins and the crew were great at ensuring best views without interfering with the wildlife.

Date of experience: August 2017
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