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Address: The Forge, Lisheehageeha, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 87 756 5578
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09:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Galway Kayak Tours

Experience the untamed West Coast of Ireland on a kayak...

Galway Kayak Tours

Experience the untamed West Coast of Ireland on a kayak touring adventure along the Wild Atlantic Way.

  Take a guided kayak trip, enjoy the craic and discover the enchanting waterways of River & Lough Corrib and the stunning coast around Galway.

  We look forward to seeing you afloat!

Tours starting from €40 per person (subject to group size)

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Wonderful kayak Tour

Today we had a really nice kayak tour with Jim on a lake near Galway. Jim is a Perfect guide - friendly, likes to train people and shows how much he likes his hobby whats also his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nadine2388
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Wolfsburg, Germany
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Wolfsburg, Germany
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we had a really nice kayak tour with Jim on a lake near Galway. Jim is a Perfect guide - friendly, likes to train people and shows how much he likes his hobby whats also his Job. From our point of view the equipment was fine and the tour seems well organized. All in all we would Book this... More 

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Thank nadine2388
Limerick, Ireland
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off Jim is a real gent, we've been kayaking with him several times and every time it's clear he enjoys introducing others to the sport of kayaking and he has a very patient and calm manner to put you at ease. His knowledge of the kayaking lakes and rivers are excellent so he'll can bring you somewhere sheltered if... More 

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Thank AnRonMor
Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this review

Hi Ronan. Thanks a mill for the review, was a nice trip & you were great craic, We won't forget the bush-bashing to get into Mountross Bay in a hurry. See you again afloat sometime. Cheers Jim M. More 

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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome afternoon adventure kayaking up the River Corrib. Jim our guide is definitely the best kayak guide we have experienced imparting valuable tips on kayaking efficiently and effectively. We were a little worried we might be cold on a cold Irish afternoon but layers of the provided wetsuit, anorak, kayak skirt and life jacket ensued we stayed warm and dry.... More 

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Thank Colin and Jenny C
Belfast, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Our trip on the River Corrib with Jim was the highlight of our weekend in Galway. We felt at ease instantly and even when I had a bit of frightened moment getting into the kayak I wasn't made to feel silly or awkward! Jim is a fantastic guide with great craic and is a genuinely fun & lovely person. Will... More 

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Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this review

Hi Catriona & Conor. Thank you kindly for the nice review. was a pleasure! Am sending on photos this eve. some nice ones. cheers Jim M. More 

Galway, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This was a brilliant experience. Jim our guide was so professional and helpful. We were complete beginners and he made us feel confident and comfortable. Highly recommended activity and its really doesn't meter if it is summer or winter once there is no rain! We ended un completely dry and sound. Thank you Jim once again!

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Thank elinasailer
Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this review

Hey thanks for the kind words Guys, was a pleasure. Lets do it again in warmer weather! cheers Jim M. More 

Cairo, Egypt
1 review
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I went for a tour with a friend of mine, It was an amazing experience. Beautiful scenery, friend and experienced tour guide "Jim". The right tool was there and the route was well planned. I do recommend it to anyone looking for an outdoor activity.

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Thank kafafy573
Jim-Morrissey, Owner at Kayakmor, responded to this review

Mosman thanks for the great review. You were the bravest guys heading out in January! Cheers Jim M. More 

Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My wife bought me an anniversary present of a trip on the Corrib with Kayakmor. It was our first time to ever try kayaking and we had a fantastic time. After a short tutorial from our guide Jim, we got into the water and kayaked up the River Corrib and into Lough Corrib. Along the way Jim spent time with... More 

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Thank meouldstock
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely time with ultan today. He was very patient with our kids who were quite reluctant. Instruction was very clear and very friendly. Would definitely recommend an outing with these guys. Many thanks!

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Thank Emer H
Helensburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

My 12 year old son and I had a brilliant day out with Jim on Lough Corrib. Would highly recommend this for anyone visiting Galway. It has given us the motivation to join a local kayak group back in Scotland.

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Thank pamelarafferty
Oberursel (Taunus), Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This was our first kayak experience and tour. We had our daughter and her friend with us and we all really enjoyed the trip on lake & river Chorrib near Galway. The tour was well prepared and equipment really good. Jim, the guide, explained the basics of kayaking, but also about Galway and the surrounding landscape and once one of... More 

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