• Tearaght Island

    Kayaking Killarney National Park

  • Tearaght Island
  • General Info

    • Availability
      March-October (main season)
      October-March - call to check availability
    • Ratio
      1:8
    • Duration
      3 hours, (2.15 / 2.30 on water)
    • Meet on Location
      Car park at Ross Castle, Killarney
    • Price from
      €50 - €60 (Group discount for 6+)
    • Level
      Easy / Medium
    • Min Age
      8

    Trip Highlights

    Half Day Kayak the Lakes of Killarney Grade Easy Explore the Lakes of Killarney by kayak. This trip starts at Ross Castle, visiting Bronze Age copper mines and includes the option to visit the 6th century monastic site on Innisfallen Island.

    Full-Day Kayak on the Lakes of Killarney Grade: Medium Explore the Lakes of Killarney by kayak. This trip starts at Ross Castle, visiting Bronze Age copper mines and includes the option to visit the 6th-century monastic site on Innisfallen Island.

    Price includes

    Sea Kayak, Paddle, Buoyancy Aid, Tuition
  • About Tour

    Half Day Kayak the Lakes of Killarney Grade Easy Explore the Lakes of Killarney by kayak. This trip starts at Ross Castle, visiting Bronze Age copper mines and includes the option to visit the 6th century monastic site on Innisfallen Island.

    Full Day Kayak onthe Lakes of Killarney Grade: Medium Explore the Lakes of Killarney by kayak. This trip starts at Ross Castle, visiting Bronze Age copper mines and includes the option to visit the 6th century monastic site on Innisfallen Island.

  • FAQ's

    Booking and Payment Questions

    Booking and Payment Questions

    • 100% Refund if Irish Adventures have to cancel activity due to windy weather
    • 100% Refund if you cancel booking 7 days or more before activity
    • 80% Refund if you cancel booking 3 to 6 days before activity
    • 50% Refund if you cancel booking between 24 and 48 hours before activity
    • 0% Refund if you cancel booking less than 24 hours before activity
    Payment Options Online Booking - 100% payment required Email for Booking Forms - 50% deposit required Phone Bookings - Credit card details or 50% deposit to secure booking

    Trip Questions

    Trip Questions

    • How long do trips take? Easy 3 hours, open to all 12+, easy kayaking, short journeys, Beginners to intermediate
    • Medium 5-6 hours, open to all 14+, medium journeys, intermediate
    • How many are in a group? Normal Group size: We run trip with Min 2 and max 7, can cater for groups of 20+
    • What about the Weather? Kayaking is a watersport. The only weather that would cancel the trip is strong winds, deposits or payment will be transfered or refunded if we cancel due to the wind / weather.

    What do I need to bring?

    What do I need to bring?

    You need to bring swimwear, towels and perhaps drink, hat, waterproof camera and sunscreen

    Will I capsize?

    Will I capsize?

    Your chance of capsizing is very low, very stable kayaks, we provide wetsuit (long or short), booties, waterproof/windproof jacket, life jacket / Bouyancy Aid. Non-swimmers can also kayak, Easy trips.

Sea Kayaking County Kerry

Kayaking with Fungi

Easy

Enjoy a half-day's sea kayaking in Dingle Harbour, see Fungi the Dolphin at the mouth of the harbour and explore some of the many sea caves.

Sunset Sea-Kayaking

Easy

Experience the peaceful waters of Dingle Harbour and Dingle Bay at their most tranquil at the end of the day. 

Kayaking Killarney

Easy

Stunning Kayaking trip around the lakes of Killarney, specatacular and unique views of the Mountains and the National Park - a great family trip.

Our Sea Kayaks

Our sea kayaks comprise a fleet of 14 ft (4.4m) long Single Necky Manitou 14s and also 6 doubles of Manitou 11. These are extremely comfortable, with great back support and padded seats. The single kayaks have a drop down skegs. Discount available for children and groups. We also have double kayaks, these are a must for children from the age of 10 to 13 and must be with an adult.

Cancellation Policy

  • 100% Refund if Irish Adventures have to cancel the activity due to windy weather
  • 90% Refund if you cancel booking 90 days or more before activity, 10% Admin fee
  • 75% Refund if you cancel booking 7 days before the activity
  • 50% Refund if you cancel booking between 24 and 48 hours before the activity
  • 0% Refund if you cancel booking less than 24 hours before the activity

Ratings of trips

Easy 3 hours, open to all 12+, easy kayaking, short journeys, Beginners to intermediate

Medium 5-6 hours, open to all 14+, medium journeys, intermediate

Your chance of capsizing is very low, very stable kayaks, we provide wetsuit (long or short), booties, waterproof/windproof jacket, life jacket / Bouyancy Aid. Non-swimmers can also kayak, Easy trips.

You need to bring swimwear, towels and perhaps drink, hat, waterproof camera and sunscreen

Normal Group size: We run trip with Min 2 and max 7, can cater for groups of 20+

Weather: Kayaking is a watersport. The only weather that would cancel the trip is strong winds, deposits or payment will be transfered or refunded if we cancel due to the wind / weather.

Booking Terms & Conditions for Kayaking

Payment Options Online Booking - 100% payment required Email for Booking Forms - 50% deposit required Phone Bookings - Credit card details or 50% deposit to secure booking

Select Your Adventure...

Sunset Kayaking

Amazing!
Fungie & Caves

Kayaking Killarney

Popular
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Rock Climbing

Recommended
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Personalised Tours

Local Guide
See the best of Dingle

Hens & Stags

Great fun!
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Testimonials

„Fabulous tour of Dingle by Kayak - amazing to see Fungie so close way better than being in a boat!“

A. Smith

Kayaking with Fungi

This trip is available to all - beginners to advanced paddlers. Although not physically demanding, it provides a great introduction to sea kayaking, covering basic kayaking skills.

Times:

  • 09.30 to 12.30
  • 14.00 to 17.00

Cost:

  • €55 adult,
  • €50 teenagers,
  • €45 under 12’s

Sunset Sea-Kayaking

It is not arduous but as well as visiting Fungi and sea caves, it also covers basic kayaking skills. Times dependent on time of Sunset. Rough Guide below:

Times:

  • March 17.00-20.00,
  • April 17.30-20.30,
  • May 18.30-21.30
  • June 19.00-22.00.
  • July 18.30-21.30,
  • August 18.15-21.15
  • Sept 18.00-21.00

Cost:

  • €55 adult,
  • €50 teenagers,
  • €45 under 12’s

This trip is available to all - beginners to advanced paddlers. Although not physically demanding, it provides a great introduction to sea kayaking, covering basic kayaking skills.This trip is available to all - beginners to advanced paddlers. 

Times:

  • 09.30 to 12.30
  • 14.00 to 17.00

Cost:

  • €55 adult,
  • €50 teenagers,
  • €45 under 12’s