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Skellig Michael Cruises

Open Now: 07:00 - 21:00
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Skellig Michael Cruises
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  • Average5%
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  • Terrible4%
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“skellig michael”(59 reviews)
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Skellig Michael Cruises offers you the opportunity to visit Skellig Michael from a unique perspective. Many people who come to Portmagee are unable to climb Skellig Michael for a variety of reasons; young families, age, disability or time...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Portmagee marina, Portmagee 1111, Ireland
+353 87 617 8114
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We showed up to the marina with reservations with a company that ended up being a no show. Paul Devane with Skellig Michael Cruises was quick to help us out by offering to take us out on his boat. He didn’t ask us for any...More

Thank Jenalba
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small boat with big ocean waves but it was part of the adventure. The tour around Skellig Michael was amazing!

Thank Pam_Parnell
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My wife and I had an excellent experience with Captain Duff and his First Officer Liam. He piloted his craft with knowledge and skill while relaying fascinating information about the history of the islands as well as details about the local birds and sea. Jamie...More

Thank fatcatmarine
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Booked a Landing tour for the Thursday morning but the sea was too rough to land. Went on a waiting list and Friday evening Jamie Duff let me know he could facilitate us and the weather looked good for a Landing. Jamie and Liam who...More

1  Thank Colm C
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

I was pretty bumbed up about the fact that the landing tours weren't happening that day. But the tour around the two islands was amazing and breathtaking. The captain Paul Devane explained a lot of details about the islands and also had a few nice...More

Thank Das D
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great trip round the Skellig Islands. Our guide was very informative and stopped regularly to give us a better look. We had great weather so it was calm seas. A wonderful trip!

Thank Michele D
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Me and my friends had booked another tour before coming to Portmagee and the day we were supposed to sail out the tour got cancelled due to bad sea conditions. I rang Skellig Michael Cruises and asked if they were were still sailing they were...More

Thank sparky7815
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Due to personal issues we were unable to attend on the day we had booked but Paul and his team did everything they could to get us on a boat on another day. They provide a great tour around Skellig Michael, with some great insightful...More

Thank chaoloughlin
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Very accommodating company. Ensure your expectations for this day out are realistic. There was a very basic toilet on board the small boat and absolutely zero facilities on the island. Great day out to a very special place. Bring a packed lunch and drinks and...More

Thank BlondieL20
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We went on an evening cruise to the Skellig Islands with Paul Devane, he was very informative , and the boat got as close as we were able to without endagering us. We had 8 on the boat which gave us a lot of room...More

Thank HazellC2
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14 June 2018|
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Response from Paulapeac | Reviewed this property |
very slight exhaust fumes occasionally but not overpowering at all. No toilet facilities onboard or on skellig michael. Toilet in cafe next to where you board & depart boat
monica h
18 March 2018|
Response from Paul D | Property representative |
Sorry for delay in replying but your best option would be to take our eco cruise so you won’t have to come off the boat.
Vanessa H
27 October 2017|
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Response from robertrorke | Reviewed this property |
I think you are referring to St Michael's Abbey in Balinskelligs, just outside Waterville. You drive drove a small dirt road to get to the ruins of an abbey and a cemetery. It is worth a side trip if you are near... More