Paddle through the unspoiled landscapes of Galway’s breathtaking Lough Corrib lake on a guided kayak adventure. Gear up to beat the Irish weather, with a wet suit, spray deck, and special kayaking jacket. Then journey up the River Corrib to the islands and islets that stud the lake. Keep an eye out for local bird life as you navigate tight channels, glide across the open water, and soak up sweeping views.
Kayaking on the Corrib River, Galway City
The kayak is the perfect craft to take in this natural wonder close-up. The River Corrib runs through the centre of Galway City, connecting Lough Corrib to the sea. At 170sq.km Lough Corrib is the largest lake in the Republic of Ireland with more than 1,000 islands and islets to explore. This Corrib tour is a mix of open water paddling, island hopping, navigating rocky and reedy channels, observing nature and enjoying stunning vistas. Within reason the trip is aligned to the abilities of paddlers.