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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Kenmare, Ireland
+353 83 031 7011
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

My family of 4 really enjoyed our night kayaking trip with Jamie. What an interesting person he is! He has a great accent which is a compilation of the many places he has lived. This was such a neat experience! It was a beautiful and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank baldwin94
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This night kayak trip was magical. This experience will live in the hearts of my family forever. There were 18 of us on the tour and each one of us felt comfortable and confident with our guides and navigating the bay. I’d go back out...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Very impressed with Emerald Outdoors. Martyn guided my 9 year-old daughter and me for two paddle board trips in Kenmare Bay (both afternoon trips) & we were standing up and paddling in no time, could even appreciate the fabulous scenery - & yes I fell...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

An afternoon tour on the bay Paddleboarding, was without question the highlight of my 16 year old grand daughter and her friends holiday with me in Kenmare this year. Completely new to it, they had excellent instruction and spent 2 exciting hours on the water...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Anne K
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

As with all the other rave reviews, we cannot recommend the night kayak or the paddleboarding highly enough - both experiences were awesome and Jamie, Colin & Martin were fantastic.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MJSangster
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The night time kayak was probably the best family activity we have ever done, anywhere. When you see the bioluminescence it is just magical and unforgettable, and the stories and local knowledge from Colin and Jamie were fantastic. We also did daytime SUP around the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Declan L
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Do the nighttime kayaking! The bioluminescent plankton we saw glowing in the water was absolutely amazing! Our guide was Colin did a fantastic job. One of the highlights of our trip to Ireland!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank WinstonSalem_NCLori
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Highly recommend the night-time kayaking trip to anyone and everyone. I'd heard and read a lot about it beforehand and it exceeded my already high expectations. Jamie is professional, very friendly and very knowledgeable. The whole experience is simply magical and will stay with me...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LeoBuffy
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We heard about the tour from an Irish couple in Dublin who recommended it emphatically, and they were spot on. Jamie and Colin are extremely experienced, charming and witty, and deeply knowledgeable. My family is quite experienced in kayaks, but others in the group were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Eric C
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Colin and Jamie were phenominal kayak tour guides! They are extremely knowledgeable about the area, wildlife, history and plant life. The bioluminescence was incredible and I will never forget it! They made this tour the highlight of our trip. Thank you both for an amazing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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