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Outstanding way to start to the weekend!

What a morning! My fiancé and I joined the 09:30, Saturday kayak to Dalkey Island. The gear was top... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Simon G
via mobile
Excellent day!

Great guides, beautiful location, and we saw Porpoises! This is an excellent afternoons activity... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John L
Dublin, Ireland
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Wonderful Guided Kayaking Tours on gentle sea waters at famous Dalkey, Co.Dublin only 20mins by Dart from Dublin City Centre. Tours suitable for complete beginners of all ages. Enjoy the peace, tranquility and beauty of Bono's home town. Meet the...more
Bullock Harbour, Dalkey, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a morning! My fiancé and I joined the 09:30, Saturday kayak to Dalkey Island. The gear was top quality and the tour guides were very knowledgeable about the history of the area including the island. As an added bonus, you get a real sense...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great guides, beautiful location, and we saw Porpoises! This is an excellent afternoons activity close to Dublin and really beautiful. Grab some food afterwards in Dalkey and you're sorted.

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this five star activity. The lovely Jenny and Rob took us on an excursion along the bay of Dalkey which was beautiful. They provided us with lots of interesting history facts about the surrounding castles on the cliffs. We arrived to Dalkey...More

Thank Astrid T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a group of friends for a morning tour. The main guide Jen was brilliant; calm, informative, thorough and a good teacher. I was a complete novice and I finally got the hang of it after some coaching from Jen, Martin and Ciara. Poor...More

Thank Beatriz A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot recommend this enough. The seals are amazing but just a small part of it- theres amazing scenery and a walk around the old ruins on Dalkey island with its goats and birds. Jenny is a brilliant guide. One of the best things I...More

Thank 160ruth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most amazing time today, sea was lovely and calm and weather was gorgeous. Couldn't believe we'd see so much, extra bonus being able to land on Dalkey Island and have a walk around. Highly recommend this company, Jenny is an excellent instructor, really...More

Thank Simone C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with a group of friends in the afternoon and it was thoroughly enjoyable. Our guides Jenny, Dave and Clara were lovely and made the whole group feel at ease with their gentle humour. There was plenty of opportunity to stop and explore the...More

Thank Orla S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last Thursday evening l did the Sunset paddle out to Dalkey Island. A first for me and it was super experience and kayaking.ie are excellent. It was a relaxed paddle and really enjoyable all round. Got to see some seals too. Thanks Jenny

Thank AmyB4758
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a fantastic evening kayaking with friends, from Dalkey’s Bullock Harbour, along the coast and out to Dalkey Island. It was a beautiful evening and we spent some time taking in the lovely scenery of Dublin bay and the wildlife. A little respite on...More

Thank Answeringbelle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great trip to Dalkey island with its curious seals. The guides were really helpful and gave us a safe feeling. Kayaking on the sea was even more exhausting than we thought before, but it was all worth it! :)

Thank 3ka3
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