Donegal day kayak trips
2hr Scenic Trip & Half day
2hr Scenic Trip
€25 per Adult €20 per Child.
Our service provider, use modern user-friendly sit-on-top kayaks.
Once you arrive (after introductions) you are issued with a wetsuit, footwear, buoyancy aid and a helmet, and each paddler is given a boat to fit their suitability and a paddle for the trip. A safety brief and practical demo is then given prior to paddlers taking to the water to gain water confident.
Basic paddling skills are also covered and practiced before the you head off onto your trip.
Where do we run the trips?
- Boatstrand Carrickfin
- Kincasslagh Harbour
- Dungloe Lake
All trips are weather dependant. Locations / venues for all the trips are changeable and flexible due to weather conditions at the various times of the trips.
We supply all necessary equipment required for the trips.
Including wetsuits and footwear. Wetsuit sizes go up to size XL, if you require a wetsuit larger then XL it is more than likely that you are over the weight limit for our kayaks.
All you are required to bring along with you then is a change of clothes, and a towel.
All instructors are fully trained, qualified and insured.
No previous paddling experience or swimming experience is required. Age of children for the trips is 10 yrs and over (If you would like to bring along children under 10 yrs please contact us in advance and we can advise you on the suitability of the trip for the age of the child)
Bookings for the trips can be made by phone or email. During the months of July and August it is highly advisable to book all trips in advance to avoid disappointment as these months are very busy .
Each session lasts approximately 2hrs.
Rapid Kayaking cannot take any responsibility for peoples personnel equipment eg watches, phones, cameras, rings ect, that they may bring along on a trip.
Half Day 4 Hour Sea Kayaking Tours
€55 per person
Where do we run the trips?
This trip is for mostly adventurous and for experience kayaker. Very pretty and exotic lonely beaches, islands and caves, rocky coves and sea arches only reached by sea. Visit and explore some of our rugged islands paddling into caves and the chance of seeing and getting close to seals, dolphins or possibly basking sharks along the way, so be sure to bring a waterproof camera!
- Length of sea kayaking tours – 1/2 day (approx. 4hrs)
- All equipment for the tours is supplied.
- All tours are weather dependant. We try not to cancel tours except in the event of bad weather conditions or exceptional circumstances.
- Instructor fully trained, qualified and insured.
- Price of sea kayaking tours is €45 per person.
- Group rates available.
- Max group size for half day trips are normally 8 people.
- Kayaking service provider cannot take any responsibility for people’s personnel equipment example watches, phones, cameras, rings and more if you bring them in to water.
These tours require little bit of experience also a good level of fitness and water confidence is needed and therefore are not suitable for young children. Advance booking is essential for these trips as we only operate in small groups (Minimum 2 max 8 persons). Food is not included so please bring your own lunch and drinks.
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