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Emerald Outdoors

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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...more
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Kenmare, Ireland
+353 83 031 7011
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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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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I and our 3 young boys went Stand Up Paddle Boarding while on holiday in Kerry. Martyn was friendly, patient, fun, great with the kids and extremely knowledgable of the local area and it’s wildlife. Our kids had a ball and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

We had a wonderful experience in 2017 kayaking with Jamie and Colin. As we returned to Kenmare a year on, we decided to go for another trip. I would not have believed that it was possible to surpass last year's excursion but Jamie, Scott and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

The night kayak is a fantastic experience not to be missed. Seeing the bioluminescence was truly magical. It was a beautiful evening and Jamie was a wonderful guide. The kayaks are extremely stable and easy to handle. It was so peaceful just being on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

If you only do one thing whilst in Ireland, make it the night kayak trip with Emerald Outdoors. Our guide Scott was upbeat, personable and fun and gave us plenty of time to marvel at the glowing plankton which became more magical with each darkening...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JMM445
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We did a morning tour as an extended family group. We booked on the basis of the leaflet so didn't know in advance just how hugely expert and experienced the Emerald Outdoors crew are - which was very reassuring as we were mostly novices and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DeeBl
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This was one of our best kayaking trip, yet. Colin is a brilliant guide. We ate seaweed—and looked much younger for it. Snuck up on seals who were as curious about us as we were about them. Chased birds and wild goats. Kenmare Bay is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Colin took us on a stunning trip: he even had our 11 year old non-vegetable eater tasting sea- weed and our 7 year old all ears for stories of fairies. He is gifted in so many wqys. It was so beautiful to be out on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank catandaxel
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Went night kayaking and had the most amazing experience. Having done a lot of travelling myself and kayaked several places in the world this is most definitely one of the best experiences I've ever had. If you are going to do one activity in Ireland.......More

Date of experience: August 2018
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