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Sligo Kayak Tours run guided kayak tours of the beautiful coastal estuaries and tranquil inland lakes of Co. Sligo, Ireland. Discover untouched nature and world renowned landmarks from the comfort of your own sea kayak. Our tours are run in a...more
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Sligo, Ireland
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+353 86 199 9015
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All reviews biscuits lough gill hour tour an excellent guide great local knowledge fantastic afternoon half way great company wilderness camping camp fire dry bags starting point lovely touch feel confident tea break all ages great tour
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose new years day to go on a kayak tour around Lough Gill with the lovely Caroline. Mid way we stopped for mince pies and coffee etc which was a lovely touch. How she packed it all into the kayak I will never know!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Lough Gill is incredibly beautiful, and we loved every minute. The company puts safety first, providing wetsuits, spray skirts and dry bags for comfort. Pulled into a sheltered cove for tea and biscuits! Highly recommended. Thank you!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Eammon met us and our kayaks and kit were all ready to go. He was super-chilled about the 9-y-o having their own kayak. We had a great tour around the Lough, with history of the area, interesting places pointed out and a tea break in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank betweensnowandsky
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Second time kayaking with sligo kayaking tours. We had a brilliant time once again. My eleven year old son loved it and paddled without help for the afternoon. It was a lovely afternoon out on the lake with all our family.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jessie W
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a superb scenic way to see the beautiful lake and surrounding area ,very professionaly done they hit the lake area and stop of for a cup a tea bye the shore area, so Luvly

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

A fantastic day, I've never used a kayak before, was a bit apprehensive but had a great time. With husband and two teens 13 and 16. The guides/ instructors were so good, had great local knowledge and a lovely manner.Coffee and biscuits half way through...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Went out on Sunday for a kayak tour on Lough gill. The guides were super friendly, professional and informative about the area. Really enjoyable day and money well spent. Would highly recommend it!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sharofox
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend this to anyone in the area. Barry and Dan are fantastic guides, so knowledgeable, caring and have everyone’s safety as top priority. The equipment used is all of a very high standard and I felt safe throughout the whole morning. Coffee...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Did the Lough Gill paddle with Jerry and Dan. Very professional; very competent; very fun. If you enjoy the outdoors and don’t mind a little physical activity, put this on your list. One of the highlights of our Ireland vacation.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

If you want to experience the ultimate 'get away from it all' trip, then this is for you. An easy day's kayaking across Lough Gill with a stop off for lunch on Church Island (which included yummy power balls provided by Shells Sea Side Bakery...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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joycev5060
11 April 2018|
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Response from SligoKayakTours | Property representative |
Hello, all the info is on our website but 'll answer here too - Yes, our tours are perfect for your first time paddling. All drysuits are supplied 10:30 and 14:30 are the start times, tour are 3 hours in length and cost 40... More
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