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Skellig Michael Cruises

| Portmagee marina, Portmagee 1111, Ireland
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Awesome and wondrous experience.

My husband,daughter and I decided to take a trip to the Skelligs.We wanted to go today Saturday... read more

Reviewed today
angelamaria235
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Cork, Ireland
Great boat, crew, and setup for your Skellig Michael cruise

Unfortunately, we couldn't do the landing because of the long wait list. So we decided to do the... read more

Reviewed today
lilcapman
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Skellig Michael Cruises offers you the opportunity to visit Skellig Michael from a unique perspective. Many people who come to Portmagee are unable to climb Skellig Michael for a variety of reasons; young families, age, disability or time constraints etc. This is where we come in! Our eco tour circles both islands where you get up close to see the land marks, birds and historical sites. Skellig Michael Cruises are now pleased to announce from 2017 that we also do Landing Tours to Skellig Michael.
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Portmagee marina, Portmagee 1111, Ireland
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Reviewed today

My husband,daughter and I decided to take a trip to the Skelligs.We wanted to go today Saturday 23rd June and was anxious re availability.I must say Paul Devane and his staff were most obliging to help with this trip as we had just 2 tickets...More

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Reviewed today

Unfortunately, we couldn't do the landing because of the long wait list. So we decided to do the cruise. It was less cost, less time, and we saw everything up close and nice. Paul and his crew are excellent and I'd so it again with...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We took a boat trip around Skellig Michael and I must say it was the high light of our trip around the west of Ireland, We had the pleasure of going out on Paul Devane's boat, a fantastic guide and helmsman with a lovely personality,...More

Thank Marie L
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our family took the Skellig Walker boat with Cav the skipper. This is one of the best boats for the Skellig Michael Landing tour. Cav was great! He met us early on the dock and because it was a cold morning, allowed us to wait...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We rode out to Skellig Michael aboard the Deva with Captain Jamie Duff and mate Liam. No boats had gone out the previous day because of a storm, but they went out on our day despite the 10ft seas and strong westerly wind. Captain Jamie...More

Thank John G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot write enough good things about Paul Devane and our trips around and to Skellig Michael. My granddaughter and I took both the eco-tour and the landing tour. Paul Devane does his best to be accommodating. We were on a lot of waiting lists...More

Thank joy_williford
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the Eco tour around the Skellig Islands with Jim Whelan as our skipper. Weather was great. Water was a little choppy but not rough. The tour was amazing and the skipper gave us a ton of great info and background on the islands....More

Thank DDsoccer C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing trip to the Skelligs Island (Landing Tour), very lucky with the weather, sunny and warm! It really is a must-do experience at least once in a lifetime. Rough see but it wasn't a major issue, no one on the boat seemed to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nealie Lyne was our boatman for our trip to the Skelligs. We made reservations in February for our trip on May 28. My suggestion is email months in advance, email a week before your trip to confirm, and then call/email the day before for the...More

Thank robertrorke
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very comfortable trip out on the boat to Skellig Michael & stopped near Skellig Beag to see birds & take pics. Climbed the 600 or so narrow steps to the monastery & it was very impressive. We had plenty of time to look around &...More

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Lindam11
14 June 2018|
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Response from Paulapeac | Reviewed this property |
very slight exhaust fumes occasionally but not overpowering at all. No toilet facilities onboard or on skellig michael. Toilet in cafe next to where you board & depart boat
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Vanessa H
27 October 2017|
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Response from robertrorke | Reviewed this property |
I think you are referring to St Michael's Abbey in Balinskelligs, just outside Waterville. You drive drove a small dirt road to get to the ruins of an abbey and a cemetery. It is worth a side trip if you are near... More
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