Sea Kayaking

Sea Kayaking is the best way to explore and enjoy the beauty and wildlife of Ardmore (other locations available upon request) at your leisure. Our experienced ICU (Irish canoe union) certified kayak instructors will teach you the skills to help you get the most out of your sea kayaking trip

Sea Kayaking Trips

1/2 Day Sea Kayaking Trip:

Sea Kayak at your leisure and explore Ardmore’s stunning sea cliffs, caves, sea stacks and pay a visit to the wreck of the Samson Barge Crane and get up close with birds, seals and much more.

Daily: 10am – 1pm,   2pm – 5pm,   6pm- 9pm

Price  €45       €35 (under 16′s)

Full Day Sea Kayaking Trip:

10am – 4pm Price €75     €65 (under 16′s)

Family Kayaking Trip:

Our 2hr family trip is a great way to explore Ardmore bay. A unique experience where magical holiday moments create lifelong family memories.  Suitable for all ages from 8 – 100yrs and no previous experience is necessary. Explore the coastline as you kayak in around the rocks and inlets and learn about local marine life and also play a few games along the way.

Daily Trips: 10.30    1.30    3.30.

Price:€35 (17yrs+)  €25 (8-16yrs)   Family 2 adults & 2 kids (u-16) €99

Sea Kayaking and Rock Climbing:

A full day of adventure and activity, combining rock climbing at the beautiful Goat Island and sea kayaking in Ardmore Bay. Price €75        €65 (under 16′s)

Sunset & Moonlight Sea Kayaking:

Enjoy the sounds of the bay at night, and see phosphorescence in the water, as you kayak by the light of the stars and the moon. A truly magical experience.

Mon , Wed , Fri 6pm -9pm      Price €45

River Blackwater Kayaking Trip:

Travel along the majestic Blackwater River, Ireland’s 2nd largest river. Meander through this historic river enjoying the stunning scenery, local wildlife and stately homes.

Trips : Sat 12th July 6.30pm – other times and dates available

Price €45

**All Sea Kayak trips need a minimum of 2 people to take place, & River trips need a minimum of 4 people to take place

What you need to bring for Kayaking:

Shoes or sandals (that can get wet), Shorts (swim togs for sit on top kayaking), Hat, Sun screen, Water, Fleece top, A sense of adventure!!!

Optional extras to bring:
Sun glasses, Snacks, Waterproof camera.

Deposit required to secure a booking booking

Phone Number:


Ardmore Adventures
Main Street
Ardmore, Co. Waterford


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June Activites

Summer Camps

With only 4 few weeks to go our summer adventure camps are booking up fast click here for more info

River Blackwater Kayak Trip

Start your weekend with a relaxing kayak trip on the stunning River Blackwater. Meander along this ancient waterway, past Castles, Ancient Abbeys, Stately Homes and much more.  Fri 27th June 6.30pm

SUPing (stand up paddle boarding)

This exciting new activity is the closest thing to walking on water you can do. Click here for more info.

Sea Kayaking

Trips daily 10am   2pm   6pm      click here for more info on our trips

Rock Climbing

Sat 14th 2pm  Sun 15th 10am   Sat 28th 10am   Sun 29th  2pm  Other times available on request

All our exciting activities run daily please contact us for times not listed above


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