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“the river”(47 reviews)
“limerick city”(26 reviews)
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Welcome to Get West. From our picturesque location surrounded by the mighty river Shannon you can take a relaxing guided kayak tour of the historic and beautiful Limerick City. No experience is necessary and it is suitable for all ages.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Sarsfield Bridge, Limerick V94 FH02, Ireland
Website
+353 61 278 747
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Such a nice activity to have in Limerick. The three tour guides were all sound aswell we had a great laugh. Went up by King Johns Castle and Treaty Stone and they told some old story about history of Limerick. Definately recommend it to anyone...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Trip organised as part of social group. Mix of newbies and experience. Really enjoyed tour and explanations.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the October night kayak tour and had an amazing experience. The guides were great both at showing us how to kayak and “raft” and were incredibly knowledgeable about the city. Having lived in Limerick my whole life, I found the fascinating and...More

Thank Damien O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As the title indicates, Limerick you truly are a Lady! Went on the last night time excursion of the season with myself and wife.. My wife had booked the activity weeks previous and to be quite frank when the day arrived on a cold and...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Having wanted to try out kayaking for a while I was lucky enough to find get west's introduction to kayaking course online.I enrolled and took the plunge, figuratively speaking of course.I took part in the O'Briensbridge course with Shannon paddlers and am now hooked. The...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed my first experience of kayaking on the Shannon river, the teaching was excellent, unfortunately had to miss 2 lessons bit I will be back

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Thank carolmagsryan
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Very informative and enjoyable,course instructors very good and interactive with participants ,lovely location,hope to keep up the sport

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Thank annmagill67
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Great patience with newbies. recommend trying at least once at any age while reasonable fit. The Shannon Waters very still for early learners.

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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Well organized 3 hour Kayak on the Shannon. We had a group of 17 and it was really great fun. Safe and the instructors were knowledgeable, attentive and friendly.

Thank robertpcoyne
MarkGetWest, Front Office Manager at Get West, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi Robert! Thanks so much for your review! We're delighted to hear that you guys had great fun on the Shannon with us and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 September 2018

I participated in the kayak with various volunteering organisations as we were "Reclaiming the River". It was fantastic. The staff are well organised, good fun and really helpful!

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MarkGetWest, Front Office Manager at Get West, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Delighted you had a fun day Lorna! It was great having you guys on the water!

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