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2-Hour Liffey River Kayaking Adventure in Dublin

From US$40.26
  • Get a unique perspective on Dublin—from the water by single or tandem kayak
  • See landmarks such as Ha’penny Bridge and Jeanie Johnston from the river
  • Suitable for all abilities, from beginners to experts: It’s perfect for families
2-Hour Liffey River Kayaking Adventure in Dublin
From US$40.26
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Get a unique perspective Dublin, a city founded by Viking seafarers, on a kayak tour of its waters. Follow in the wake of the very first Dubliners as you paddle the River Liffey on this family-friendly Dublin kayak tour. Your dedicated instructor/guide ensures a trip that’s as safe as it’s fun—even for absolute beginners.
What to Expect
Greet your guide at a central Dublin location, and receive your lifejacket, paddle, and single or tandem kayak. Listen to paddling instructions and a safety briefing before you set off.
Your guide identifies some of Dublin’s top landmarks as you glide along the River Liffey. Look out for Irish favorites such as Ha’penny Bridge, O’Connell Bridge, Jeanie Johnston ship, and Custom House.
At the end of your kayak trip, return to your starting location. After handing off your equipment, changing out of your wet clothes, and retrieving any belongings you may have left in storage, you are free to make your way to your next Dublin destination.
Reviews (62)
1 - 5 of 59 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Great time, great views

Mike was fantastic - good mix of guiding and just letting us kayak. Some parts were tougher because of the current and he was quick to give us a tow. I'm always cold but would still recommend this as a winter/early spring activity. You get...More

Thank msgee39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A unique way to see the city

Great afternoon of sightseeing of a different kind with friends. Staff were brilliant and the history of city really sticks in the mind due to the unique nature of the seeing the city from the river. Michael our guide was great laugh and even gave...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hefinrees
Reviewed 3 February 2019
A different view

So nice to get on the water and see Dublin from the river. An unexpected bonus was the history lesson from our knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide Mike. As we went along he gave us a tour of the fascinating history along the river going back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank farmgirl658
Reviewed 23 September 2018
So much fun!

It’s so much fun to do and a great alterative way to see the city. You start in the city and you paddle to a nice peaceful bit of nature before again you find yourself back in the wonders of Dublin. Be aware though even...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 178rina
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile
Ok but not great

The kayaking itself was ok but a bit boring. Up and down the same way and nothing special to see. Maybe the music Tour is a better choice.

Thank zeeuwse
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1 July 2018|
Response from gary h | Reviewed this property |
They set the trips according to the tides, so it may not be possible. The times are usually on the website.
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Response from suecolestaley | Reviewed this property |
Non-swimmers are perfectly safe on this adventure. The venue supplies everyone with a personal floatation devise [life jacket], the kayaks are wide for initial and secondary stability, and the leader will be in a motorized... More