Sea Kayaking Dingle
Our sea kayaks comprise a new fleet of 14 ft (4.4m) long Necky Manitou 14s, Venture Easky and North Shore Aspects. These are extremely comfortable, with great back support and padded seats. They have drop down skegs or rudders. We also have bigger Necky Kyooks and Necky Narpas (5m/ 17ft) for long-distance kayaking. Discount available for children and groups. We also have some double kayaks, these are good for children from about age of 8/9 to 13 and must be with adult, must be requested when booking.
Ratings of trips
Easy 3 hours, open to all 12+, easy kayaking, short journeys, Beginners
Medium 5+ hours, open to all 14+, medium journeys, Beginners+
Hard 5-6 hours, age 16+, medium-long journeys, strenuous, intermediate
Your chance of capsizing is very low, very stable kayaks, we provide wetsuit (long or short), booties, waterproof/windproof jacket, life jacket / Bouyancy Aid. Non-swimmers can also kayak, Easy trips.
You need to bring swimwear, towels and perhaps drink, hat, waterproof camera and sunscreen
Normal Group size: We run trip with Min 2 and max 7, can cater for groups of 20+
Weather: Kayaking is a watersport. The only weather that would cancel the trip is strong winds, deposits or payment will be transfered or refunded if we cancel due to the wind / weather.
Booking Terms & Conditions for Kayaking
For groups of 2-5 50% Deposit required on booking, 6+ 25% deposit required. Any changes to booking can be made as long 24 hours notice is given, then booking can be changed and deposit will be refunded. Any changes made less than 24 hours prior to booking ten customer must pay 100% payment for numbers booked. Irish Adventures will therefor charge for full amount owed on credit card/ laser that booking was made on for full 100% amount of booking
Kayaking with Fungi - Easy
Enjoy a half-day's sea kayaking in Dingle Harbour, see Fungi the Dolphin at the mouth of the harbour and explore some of the many sea caves.This trip is available to all - beginners to advanced paddlers. Although not physically demanding, it provides a great introduction to sea kayaking, covering basic kayaking skills.
Times: 09.30 to 12.30 and 2.00 to 5.00 Cost €50 adult, €45 teenagers, €40 under 12’s
Sunset Sea-Kayaking - Easy
Experience the peaceful waters of Dingle Harbour and Dingle Bay at their most tranquil at the end of the day. This trip is available to all - beginners to advanced paddlers. It is not arduous but as well as visiting Fungi and sea caves, it also covers basic kayaking skills.
Times dependent on time of Sunset. Rough Guide below:
March 17.00-20.00, April 17.30-20.30, May 18.30-21.30, June 19.00-22.00. July 18.30-21.30, August 18.15-21.15, Sept 18.00-21.00
Cost €50 adult, €45 teenagers, €40 under 12’s