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Atlantic Sea Kayaking

The Abbey | Skibbereen, Cork 0000, Ireland
+353 28 21058
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Nightie Kayak Was Amazing

We went and did the nighttime kayaking at Lough Hyne which was amazing. Kayaking in the darkness... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
Vaughn49
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Toronto, Canada
Magical experience on the water

We chose to do this tour because of the hype over the bioluminescent plankton and was not... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
NatashaLeeW
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Ontario, Canada
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Based in the South West of Ireland along the Wild Atlantic Way and established in 1995. We are Ireland's premier sea kayaking company. We believe in providing a safe, enjoyable and memorable experience for all who join us. You can paddle along the tranquil River Lee in Cork City (rated #3 Top City to visit in the Lonely Planet)or explore the shores of West Cork by sea kayak.
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The Abbey | Skibbereen, Cork 0000, Ireland
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+353 28 21058

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

We went and did the nighttime kayaking at Lough Hyne which was amazing. Kayaking in the darkness and absolute quiet was quite the experience. We were also lucky enough to experience the bioluminescence which was great. Jim was a fantastic tour guide and very knowledgable...More

Thank Vaughn49
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We chose to do this tour because of the hype over the bioluminescent plankton and was not disappointed. Lough Hyne is beautiful both at night and from above if you choose to make the trek up to the lookout. There you'll experience stunning panoramic views...More

Thank NatashaLeeW
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We did the night kayak on Lough Hyne over the bank holiday weekend. It was amazing. Weather was great. Jim was lovely, an excellent guide and very knowledgeable. Lovely relaxing way to spend a few hours. The bioluminescence was amazing. Highly recommend it.

Thank Oisin M
AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Thank you very much for the kind words , Delighted you enjoyed the visit. Jim

Reviewed 31 October 2016

I really am lost for words at how beautiful Loch Hyne is, and kayaking around it is of course the only way to experience it. And doing so during and after dusk is the best time to do this. Declan, our host on the water,...More

Thank DazzaPFC
AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

We feel the same about the Lough and indeed all of West Cork , Thank you for letting people know you had a good time , Jim

Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband and I did the night time kayaking trip in Skibberdeen. I was so excited to see the bio-luminescence and was not disappointed! I am an experienced kayaker, but this trip could easily be done by beginners. The guide was knowledgeable and friendly. he...More

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AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to let us know what you thought , Great to have met up . Jim

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Great fun day out for friends & families. Very safe for children and spectacular views on your trip. We really enjoyed it.

Thank _conalcrossan
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I will be telling everyone I know to come and try it, I can't recommend it enough! As someone who is nervous around water, can't swim and have never kayaked, I wasn't sure this would be for me but I loved every second mainly thanks...More

Thank Harriette C
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Beautiful experience, very relaxing! We had a hard time seeing the bioluminescence at first since the moon was so bright but we did see a little bit and were happy with that. Jim had hot chocolate and biscuits waiting for us after, great time!!!More

Thank Michael S
AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Thank you for taking time to write this Michael, Glad you enjoyed the night , I always feel there is so much to the night trips, moon, birds, starry skies silent Zen like moments, great people. Of course the biscuits and the Bioluminescence are bonuses...More

Reviewed 1 October 2016

My husband and I did the evening kayak in September of 2016 at Castlehaven Bay. As it got darker out, you could see the bioluminescent plankton in the water. It looked like picking up handfuls of glitter. Every time I dipped my paddle in it...More

Thank kristenkenny8
AtlanticSeaKayaking, Owner at Atlantic Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Hi Kristen , Thank you for taking the time to put up a comment on trip advisor. I really hope it will not only be once in a life time for you. Or maybe it is a once in a lifetime trip ? I am...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

We did the night paddle...to see the bioluminescence...and it was absolutely incredible!. The paddle was easy...so if you are a newbie, you won't have any trouble. Our guide, Declan, was great. He gave us a little history of the area, and made sure that everyone...More

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sbean85
8 November 2017|
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Response from AtlanticSeaKayaking | Property representative |
Hi . Thank you for asking , Our night trips are a unique experience . Bioluminescence if there is only a part of the experience. We operate all year round and would be delighted to have you join us any time. Like any... More
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Aine Maire R
25 July 2017|
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Response from AtlanticSeaKayaking | Property representative |
HI guys, Delighted your thinking of joining us . A few ways to find us , If you book in we will send all details to you on the conformation . If you check our web site and look at FAQs there are also directions there... More
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TracyWright
14 July 2017|
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If you email us please Jim
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