Kayaking

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GUIDED LAKE TOUR - maximum number is 50 pax

2 Hours

Available daily at 11am or at 2pm.

Choose from a Guided Lake Tour in a Single Kayak or in a Double Sit-on Top Kayak as explained below.

 

Lake Kayak Tour  - Single Kayaks

Priced per Adult and per Child (age 12-18)

Under 18s €39 per person

Adults €59 per person

Paddle your own kayak! Following your tuition with us, we will have you up and paddling in our high performance comfortable single kayaks.

You’ll be greeted by a friendly and professional guide at the Avon at your chosen departure time. After a full safety briefing and some tuition you will be fitted with your equipment and receive instructions for the kayak tour.

The tour typically involves 6-10 km of kayaking on Blessington Lake with an informative guide who will improve your kayak technique as well as giving you the historical background to the Poulaphouca reservoir (Blessington Lake) which was only formed following the completion of the 
dam in 1940.

Experience the beauty and the history of the lake, with the backdrop of the mountains less than 40 mins from Dublin City Centre.

 

Lake Kayak Tour – Double Sit on Tops

Priced per Adult and per Child (age 7 -18)

Under 18s €35 per person

Adults €45 per person


Enjoy a leisurely 2-hour kayak tour on Blessington Lake with an informative guide. This is the perfect introduction to kayaking, with an easy, guided paddle along Blessington Lakeshore.

The tour involves leisurely paced paddling. No prior kayaking experience is required. The kayaks used are two seater sit on tops with comfortable fixed back rests. Ideally suitable for two adults, two teenagers or an adult and child (over the age of 6).

You’ll be greeted by a friendly and professional guide at the Avon at your chosen departure time. After a full safety briefing you’ll be fitted with your equipment and receive instructions for the kayak tour.

Once you’re on the water, you’ll be able to relax and enjoy the paddling and take in the views of the stunning Wicklow hills. Destinations may vary according to the weather conditions.

Tours can be tailored to suit all ability levels.

 

For larger Private Group Bookings such as corporate social groups or sports groups we have double sit on tops for a 2 hour session Maximum number is 50 pax - these can run any day of the week that's available, a minimum pre-booked group of 6 persons and over is just required!

 

Kayaking Courses
Level 1/2 Canoeing Ireland approved kayak course including assessment and certification €190 over five sessions. We can incorporate this kayak training into a package with food and tuition.

For all other Kayaking Bookings & Enquiries - contact our Activity Centre on t: 045 900 670, e: activities@theavon.ie 

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