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About Emerald Outdoors
Explore by day or by night with our highly experienced guides, Emerald Outdoors offers unique guided tours of Kenmare bay. Our spectacular Night trip will reveal a hidden world of silent, sparkling bioluminescence as you paddle through the shadowy reflections of majestic mountains. Our relaxing day tours give you the chance to explore places that only a kayak can reach and meet inquisitive seals, whilst surrounded by the rugged and beautiful scenery of the Wild Atlantic Way.
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We booked this 2.5hour night time trip trip 4 hours beforehand and from start to finish the experience was amazing! We got married 3 days previous in the wonderful Drumquinna manor and wanted to do something outdoors that would give us a different perspective on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank simonm584
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Magical...Memorable...Romantic...Priceless!!! These are just a few of the descriptions we have for our experience with Emerald Outdoors! We took the bioluminescence tour with Colin. He was knowledgeable, friendly and fun. He immediately made us feel comfortable and was a patient teacher. We will never forget...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MaureenM09
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great time in a beautiful part of the country. Luckily we got some good weather. Scotty was a great guide and gave us a fun, fact filled tour of Kenmare Bay, even MacGyvering up some straps for my sunglasses. I would highly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank R4501AKbarryh
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We did the night kayak tour with our exceptional tour guide Jamie. Full of entertaining and interesting stories. Very professional. A truly magical experience. Couldn’t recommend it more highly!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My sister wanted to go night kayaking for her birthday when we were in Ireland. I started doing some research and couldn’t believe that Emerald Outdoors really had so many 5-star ratings. Now I do. Jamie and Scotty are unbelievable. They really know their stuff....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mhanley254
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This was hands-down one of the most amazing things I have ever done. We met Colin at the pier around 7:45 for our tour. After gearing up into waterproof coverings and getting into the kayak we did a short learning/safety moment. We headed out to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cwalk333
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We did the night time kayaking. It was really relaxed and we took in the views of kenmare bay until it was dark enough to see the bio-luminescence. I never knew the irish coast was so magical. This was unbelievable and a must see if...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank spres92
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Myself and my fiance went on the night time kayak tour with Scotty and Eamonn and hands down it was not only the highlight of our trip, but it was one of the best experiences of our lives. The lads gave us a little history...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank luciavalentine
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My Dad was born in Ireland so decided to visit Kerry with my fiance and his wife to do a little exploring and learning more about where he was from. He booked this and when we arrived had a nice chat to Scott while waiting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Keehlan P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Our teenagers aged 13 and 15 enjoyed a 2 hour session paddleboarding with Martyn and Scott. As parents we watched from the shore and then went for a run feeling confident that our children were in safe hands.Both Martyn and Scott were able to relate...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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