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Kayaking

Bullock Harbour, Dalkey, Ireland
+353 86 168 4755
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Great day out in Dublin

This is a brilliant day out in Dalkey, with wonderful views and really helpful and friendly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lols80
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Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Do Not Miss Out on This!

If you are at all adventurous, this is an amazing way to see the east coast. I am a professional... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
erajuliet
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Bryson City, NC
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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 friendly seals and walk on Dalkey Island. You can book online. All gear and equipment provided. We also run tours and classes in other locations.
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“dalkey island” (38 reviews)
“dublin bay” (7 reviews)
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Bullock Harbour, Dalkey, Ireland
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+353 86 168 4755
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"dalkey island"
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"dublin bay"
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"excellent tuition"
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"local wildlife"
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"highly recommend this activity"
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"great morning"
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"amazing experience"
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"fun trip"
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"great fun"
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"great guide"
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"all ages"
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"sunny day"
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"seals"
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"wetsuits"
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"instructor"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a brilliant day out in Dalkey, with wonderful views and really helpful and friendly instructors/guides. There’s also a great chance of seeing the seals as you kayak over to Dalkey island. We were both beginners and they made us feel completely comfortable and...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are at all adventurous, this is an amazing way to see the east coast. I am a professional kayak guide, and so would be the first to find something to criticize. But I can say nothing but good things about the trip. I...More

Thank erajuliet
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My birthday was on Sunday, and me, my sister, my husband, his cousin, and the cousin's wife were in Dublin on a little family vacation and this was the activity chosen to celebrate my most recent trip around the sun! We've had some amazing adventures...More

Thank Taylor S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my son ventured out on this trip yesterday and I can think of few better ways to spend a sunday afternoon. We enjoyed the paddling, the beautiful coastline, the wildlife and the views to Bray Head and across to Howth. It was well...More

Thank Eoghan R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a hidden treasure in Dublin! We were a group of 3 girls, who wouldn't have much experience kayaking and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Our guides, Sean and Rob were wonderful - very welcoming and informative. You can't beat the experience of seals popping...More

Thank Sinead W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the best of the experience kayaking to Dalkey Island with kayaking.ie. Clara and Brian were our instructors, they were really professional and helpful. We were really like and met a few friendly and cute seals. I highly recommend it to everyone, you will...More

Thank Merce H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Done the Dalkey Island sunset tour and absolutely loved it. Bought the experience as a present for my brother for his birthday, who can not swim and was pretty nervous about getting in to a kayak. Sean was very reassuring that he would not capsize...More

Thank DeeDee0110
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kayaked from Bullock Harbour to Dalkey Island for the evening sunset tour with these guys and could not fault them! Our instructors were Sean and Rob who were great, really friendly and competent! The views are stunning on the island, and got to get up...More

Thank Yvonne S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first time kayaking and loved it - thanks to Tom who looked after the two "oldies" in the group with humour , professionalism and patience! Just the right length of time for first timers and wonderful to get so close to the seals! Met...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the exercise, the pacing, the clean, clear water around Dalkey, and of course the seals! Jenny is an excellent guide, very friendly and knowledgeable. It was a nice surprise that they provided wet suits. Suitable for beginners - takes some upper body strength, obviously,...More

Thank Anne C
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Yeah, they will provide the equipment including wetsuit.
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