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The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company

Doolin, Ireland
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Highly recommended!

Patrick thanks so much to you and Henry for a great trip. You managed to strike the balance... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
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Great activity to get out on the ocean!

Took the 1/2 day sea Kayaking trip from Ballyvaughan. Great guides (Patrick and Henry) and a fun... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
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Be Adventurous with North Clare Sea Kayaking! Come and experience all that County Clare has to offer with our fantastic guided sea kayaking tours along the stunning coastline of Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way as well as spectacular lakes within the County. Based in Doolin, just minutes from the Cliffs of Moher, we provide all necessary equipment for our tours, including top of the range Necky brand kayaks! Come and experience the amazing scenery and wildlife that County Clare has to offer!! So join us for a tour, experience isn't necessary but a sense of adventure is! Now offering Guided Mountain BIking Tours in the Burren - experience the Wild Atlantic Way and the Burren in a new way!
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Doolin, Ireland
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Patrick thanks so much to you and Henry for a great trip. You managed to strike the balance between informative relaxed and fun. The setting was amazing, we all felt really supported and beyond all that it was super fun. You are fab at what...More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write us such a glowing review! Always great to hear feedback on how we run our tours as we do strive to make everyone comfortable but also provide information and tips on kayaking as well. Hope to see you...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Took the 1/2 day sea Kayaking trip from Ballyvaughan. Great guides (Patrick and Henry) and a fun time. The kayaking is not too strenuous and you get to see some unique parts of the coast up close. We were able to see some baby seals...More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a great review! It's always exciting to see the seals basking on the nearby island in Ballyvaughan, so we are so glad you got to see them us close! Hope to see you again, Patrick...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

I am so grateful to Kelly and Patrick for their kayak adventure of Inchiquin Lough. I had been wanting to see the castle ruins there and the kayak trip was the way to do it. Kelly accommodated my booking needs and Patrick saw that I...More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you Kay for your lovely review! We were so pleased we were able to get you out to Inchiquin Lake so that you could explore the ruins you were keen to see. It is a beautiful paddle on the lake, with lovely scenery and...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We booked a half day kayak tour of Ballyvaughan and the surrounding bay for 2 adults and 3 boys aged 9 to 11. Patrick was engaging, patient and highly knowledgeable. We had beautiful weather - the bay was a mill pond but still required energetic...More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review from your family. We always hope to impress younger children and to provide them with some interesting facts to take away with them. We will be happy to take you and your...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Tour was great: after a short theory session by Patrick our small group started the tour and we saw plenty of local fauna and flora. Patrick generously shared his enormous wisdom with us and we enjoyed the experience. It was an unforgettable tour for the...More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review! We do strive to offer something a bit different and provide insight and knowledge about the local area. Hope to see you again! Patrick & Kelly

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I had a terrific time thanks to Patrick and Lucheun, they were wonderful guides!! Both guides are very knowledgable and friendly and made the most out of our trip. Would highly recommend them!!!More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you Shari for leaving us such a lovely review for Patrick and Lucien. It was fantastic that the weather finally cooperated so that we could get out and paddle our Cliffs & Caves Tour from Liscannor. We are so pleased you enjoyed it! Hope...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

We went with a group of 10 people (ages 11-52) on a mountain biking tour of the Burren. Our guide, Patrick, was informative, engaging and entertaining. We rode through back roads that we never would have otherwise seen and enjoyed breathtaking views of the coast...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Patrick took my husband and I, along with two other fellows, kayaking from Seafield/Quilty out to Mutton Island. The paddling was great -- a bit windy with a few waves, but Patrick made sure we were all comfortable; taking advantage of the currents and tides...More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hi Deb, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a great review! We are so please the weather cooperated enough for us to get to Mutton Island and really explore the place. It is a beautiful place to paddle to and to...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The kayaking tour with Patrick was a lovely change of pace and scenery - literally - from the busy Cliffs. It's an active tour with interesting facts, fauna and fowl. Highly recommend it.More

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NorthClareKayaking, Owner at The North Clare Sea Kayaking Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hi Maureen, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a great review! It's true we do try to offer something a bit different and bring people away from the large crowds, so I'm glad you enjoyed your tour with us! Hope to...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

My husband, myself and one other couple (ages from 30-50, various athletic levels) biked "over the hills and far away". We had the most amazing day despite what was definitely a challenging trek. There is no way looking at views from a car or a...More

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