Explore the variety of Ireland’s unspoilt nature and wildlife.
- Birdwatching with a local Guide in some beautiful scenic locations
- Coastal walk with Eco Guide to identify plants and animals
- Garden Visits and Garden Trails
- Visit a farm or pet centre
- Whale Watching trip off the coast in many locations
Guided activities you can book:
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Evening Sea Safari – West Cork (Safari Farraige)From: €25 Read more
Evening Sea Safari – West Cork (Safari Farraige)
Evening Adventure Trip of 45 Minutes takes place in summer months. This trip around the historic Sherkin Island or along Roaring Water Bay passing Heir Island and the lovingly restored Kilcoe Castle.
Fitness Level 2
Departs 6.30pm. Price €25.From: €25
Old Head Kinsale Wildlife TourFrom: €60 Read more
Old Head Kinsale Wildlife Tour
Old Head Kinsale Wildlife Tour
See the Old Head of Kinsale from the sea with its abundant birds nesting in cliffs. The comfortable boat departs at 10am and 2pm close to Kinsale and Clonakilty daily. Minke whale feature from March to November while seasonal possibilities include fin whales, basking sharks, dolphin. Weather dependent.
Fitness Level 2. Price €60pp.From: €60
Family Fun Kayaking on Water Union HallFrom: €55 Read more
Kayaking – West Cork (Cadhcála ar Loch Oighinn nó Dún na Séa)From: €138 Read more
Kayaking – West Cork (Cadhcála ar Loch Oighinn nó Dún na Séa)
Night Kayak on Lough Hyne or Union Hall – 8:45- 11pm. Feel, see and hear the magical beauty of sea at night. In the dark the Lough lights up with phosphorescence, a magical night from 8.30 – 11pm ( or after sunset, times change depending on time of year). This natural phenomenon occurs from July to early October each year. Fitness Level 2 Price €69 (min 2).From: €138
Fishing Lakes of Killarney (Iascaireacht – Cill Airne)€250 Read more
Fishing Lakes of Killarney (Iascaireacht – Cill Airne)
Fishing on Lakes of Killarney in a boat with an experienced local guide take you. The expert guide will provide the rods, reels and flies, you need to bring suitable footwear, rainwear and warm clothing as well as food. Price is €250 ( 2 people max). Experienced guide and boat with fishing equipment if requested ( may be extra charge). Permits are purchased locally on the day. This is by request and we will confirm if guide is available on your chosen date.
Fitness Level 2. Price €250€250
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Guided Snorkel Tours in West CorkLough Hyne, West Cork is a marine nature reserve and saltwater tidal lake which was formed in the last ice age. The lough has nutrient rich water flood at high tide with a wide variety of marine life and diversity. There are rapids, lovely cliff faces, and a wide variety of marine life including scallops starfish and urchins. The Guide provides the semi-dry suit (in various sizes), boots, masks, fins, snorkel and buoyancy aid.Minimum of 4 people and max 8 adults, must be able to swim. Time of trip varies based on tides.Price €55 for adults and €50 teenagers (accompanied by parent or guardian)
West Cork Sunset PhotographyFrom: €65 Read more
West Cork Sunset Photography
Timoleague is situated just 30 miles from Cork City on the Kinsale to Clonakilty coast road (the R600). Perched at the edge of a long sea inlet this friendly tourist village is dominated by the ruins of a 13th century abbey. On this photography excursion the participants will take beautiful photographs of the illuminated Timoleague Abbey and of the glimmering lights of Courtmacsherry across the bay.
Day Wednesday evening or by arrangement about 8pm. Fitness Level 2. Price €65 (min 2 people)From: €65
Killarney Lake WalkFrom: €20 Read more
Killarney Lake Walk
Take a fascinating walk with a local guide though Killarney National Park. Discover the history of the park, learn of the rich flora and maybe spot some red deer in their natural habitat. Finish at Ross Castle, ancient fortress of the O’Donoghues. Departs 11am.
Time 11 am daily. Fitness Level 2. Price per person €20.From: €20
Bike Hire – Cork and KerryFrom: €25 Read more
Boat trip around SkelligFrom: €55 Read more
Boat trip around Skellig
Enjoy a powerboat trip with an expert local skipper. Admire the views of the dramatic Skellig Rock, made famous by the Star Wars The Force Awakens film, as it rises sheer from the Atlantic. This boat has toilet, great speed for your comfort and the local expert. Great demand for trips due to Star War’s films, we do not land on Skellig as unpredictable seas and more chance of cancellation though this trip is weather dependent. Minimum group required per trip so trips may be combined if a low number is booked and time altered and must be booked 5 or more days in advance.
Fitness Level 2. Time 3pm. Price €55.From: €55
Killarney Gap of Dunloe CyclingFrom: €60 Read more
Killarney Gap of Dunloe Cycling
Collect your bike in morning from the centre of Killarney and cycle to Ross Castle beside beautiful Lough Leane. Enjoy a boat trip across the lake and cycle through the dramatic Gap of Dunloe and county lanes back to Killarney. Choose to bring a picnic or have lunch in Lord Brandon’s cottage or stop at Kate Kearney’s cottage. This is a distance of about 15 km. To enjoy the dramatic scenery allow a full day for this trip.
Fitness level 3. Price €60.From: €60
Killarney Walk & Innisfallen IslandFrom: €70 Read more
Killarney Walk & Innisfallen Island
Meet the guide at 11 am in Killarney and take a walk to the National Park, learning of the history, nature and culture of the area. See the 15th century copper mines and Ross Castle where you board a boat for the short trip across Lough Leane to Innisfallen Island. The guide will tell of the history of the island which has wild deer and the ruins of a monastery. Bring a picnic and enjoy the beauty of Killarney National Park from the lake.
Time: 11am to 3 pm. Fitness Level 3. Price per person €35.From: €70
Sea Safari – West Cork (Safari Farraige)From: €35 Read more
Sea Safari – West Cork (Safari Farraige)
Sea Safari in West Cork – Take a Sea Safari in a Ribcraft boat, with its speed making it a fun experience and its shallow draft allowing it come in close to the coastline. Trips are weather dependent, but it is an exhilarating experience where you may see dolphins and porpoise, seal colonies, sea birds as well as basking sharks and whales in season. trips last 2.5 hours at 10.30am and 2pm daily. There is a maximum 12 per boat.
Fitness level 2 Price €35.From: €35
Cycling – Old Head Coastal TourFrom: €50 Read more
Evening Kayak Tour to a Crannog, Upper Lee, CorkFrom: €40 Read more
Evening Kayak Tour to a Crannog, Upper Lee, Cork
Guided Kayak tour to a Crannóg on a lake in the upper Lee Valley, Cork in the evening. Trip takes place at 4pm or 6pm and lasts for 2 hours travelling on the unspoilt lake in single or double kayaks. Visit the remote island with a Crannóg ( an ancient fortifiesd dwelling constricted in a lake in Neolithic period) on it. The Guide will tell of the history of this area between the hills and give kayak instruction. Max number is 14 people. Option to have a BBQ catered for at the later time. Fitness Level 2From: €40