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City Kayaking

Dublin City Moorings | Custom House Quay, Ifsc, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 85 866 7787
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2-Hour Liffey River Kayaking Adventure in Dublin
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City Kayaking Dublin operate from our base at Dublin City Moorings, where the Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship is tied up. We're on the River Liffey beside the IFSC right in the heart of Dublin City Centre. We are the only operators offering adventure activities on the River Liffey in Dublin City Centre. City Kayaking Dublin is one of the best things to do in Dublin both during the day and in the evening! We operate City River Trips, Kayak Rentals, Group Activites, Stag and Hen Parties, Kayak Lessons and much more.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Dublin City Moorings | Custom House Quay, Ifsc, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 85 866 7787

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the Sunday 3:00PM Music Tour. It was interesting enough to be Kayaking on the Liffey, but the added music tour made it much more interesting. Very reasonable charges, well prepared and polite hosts/guides on the trip. Pants got wet from water dripping off...More

Thank rroy4638
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a delightful time kayaking the Liffey. Our guide worked with all skill levels within our group. He was knowledgeable about the river landmarks and history. A nice way to explore Dublin without the crowds.

Thank Patty0074
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time kayaking through the city of dublin on liffey river. Tour guides were knowledgeable with dublin history and sightseeing location. Would highly recommend if you are looking for an outdoor activity. We didn't even get yet!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time kayaking down the Liffey! Our guide was extremely helpful and it was easy to learn on our first time. We will definitely go again!

Thank STuthill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic time! Weather was perfect, guide was knowledgeable, view was awesome! My husband and I took our college-aged daughter and she had a blast! This tour was definitely a highlight of our trip to Dublin.

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my two children , aged 11 & 9 had a 3 person kayak to navigate up the Liffey today ! Taking Jonathon's advice, "communication between us" worked a treat as we chanted "right" ,"left" up and down the Liffey for over 2hours.. Despite...More

Thank dreyohara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My two daughters and I used a three person kayak for well over two hours. Once you have confidence in the kayak itself (even if not your crew members!), then this is a most enjoyable way to see parts of Dublin. The staff instill confidence,...More

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the afternoon with husband and kid on the tour. It was very enjoyable and the weather was lovely so it did help. The view of the city from the kayak was great, and Jonathan who looked after us made it more pleasant with his...More

Thank Nadia d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second time to City Kayaking. Myself, wife, and 11 year old son went on a three man kayak, as far downstream as the Grand Canal Docks, and upstream as far as the Four Courts. Jonathan made it very easy and comfortable; his...More

Thank MairtinD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning way to see Dublin from a new perspective. Can't recommend highly enough. Very safe and easy to get the hang of.

Thank Claire M
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6 March 2017|
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Response from Donnchadh M | Property representative |
Hi there. We use double seater kayaks so that you can kayak with a friend if you wish. We can also set them up to be single seater boats if people prefer too. You can discuss this with your guide on the day who will be happy... More
Shannon T
30 March 2015|
Response from Donnchadh M | Property representative |
Hi Shannon. Apologies for the delayed reply. There's no need to take lessons beforehand to rent our kayaks. I'd advise checking out our city river trips which will allow you explore the river and city further than the rental... More