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Give It A Go

Ballard East, Galway, Ireland
+353 87 191 4911
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Duncan is a pro. We did the sunset tour. Corrib River is well suited for everyone. Duncan is... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
CVA59
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Bronx, New York
Great afternoon

Really good kayaking tour. The atmosphere was really relaxed and chilled out throughout. Duncan had... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Radha S
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Give It A Go Sea Kayaking is based In Galway, Ireland. We run kayaking tours along Irelands stunning Atlantic coastline and on scenic Lough Corrib. Kayaking is a great way to discover the beautiful environment that we are lucky enough to have on our doorstep. Our guides are fun, friendly and fully qualified. No experience is necessary and we provide all the equipment.Suitable for individuals of all ages, families, stags, hens and corporate events. Give It A Go run full day, half day and evening tours. If you have somewhere in particular you would like to go and explore we can arrange a customised tour for you.If you have any questions we will be more than happy to help. Go on, Give It A Go, book your trip now.
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“kayaking trip” (14 reviews)
“corrib river” (19 reviews)
“hidden lake” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Ballard East, Galway, Ireland
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+353 87 191 4911
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Duncan is a pro. We did the sunset tour. Corrib River is well suited for everyone. Duncan is attentive to detail, taking the stress out of your trip.

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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Really good kayaking tour. The atmosphere was really relaxed and chilled out throughout. Duncan had loads of great little facts about things along the way. All the gear was clean, dry and in good condition. I would highly recommend this, it's great for a relaxing...More

1  Thank Radha S
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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Hey I’m a first time kayaker, it was brilliant experience and I’ll definitely recommend Duncan, he explained everything expertly, I will be going back hopefully in the next few weeks. Shirley

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Duncan was an absolutely fantastic guide! We arrived at Menlo Pier to start the kayaking tour. Duncan was extremely professional, provided all the equipment and a brief training session and then he took us out on the water. We were out as part of a...More

1  Thank Will R
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

I decided to trust the fine people at Tripadvisor for kayaking, and they did not let me down. Duncan took us on a great little trip down the River Corrib. My partner and I would have enjoyed a little more of a challenging route, but...More

2  Thank Dan B
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

My friend recommended Duncan and Give it a Go and I am so happy she did. We went out on a Saturday morning in June, and it really was such good fun and a lovely location on the River Corrib. Duncan and his team are...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

My friend suggested we try kayaking with Duncan and 'Give It A Go'. We had a double kayak and it was so much fun, we laughed a lot. Duncan gave us a brief introduction and then let us off to experience the fun ourselves. Highly...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

My third trip with Duncan ...this time an evening dusk trip along our beautiful River Corrib starting at Menlo pier & visited the two hidden lakes in coolough it was calm and peaceful a brilliant trip and a great way to relax after a weeks...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

This is such a well organised and fun experience from the very start! I laughed all evening :) highly recommended . Very reasonably priced. You have to do this when you come to visit galway !! Duncan is so experienced and even if you have...More

1  Thank Rachael D
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Me and my mum went there last week. We sent our enquiry the night before and Duncan made it happen for us to go on a tour with him. We had incredible weather and the view was great. It was the first time for my...More

1  Thank Fraey K
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maryyyyyy16
June 23, 2018|
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Response from duncan w | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your interest in going kayaking with Give It a Go. You do not need to have a group booking to enjoy kayaking with Give It a Go, individual bookings are always welcome. Bye for now, Duncan
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toughtalker
June 20, 2018|
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Response from duncan w | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your interest in going kayaking with Give It a Go. A number of people with visual impairments have enjoyed kayaking with Give It a Go over the last few years. One option is to use a double kayak... More
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CurtIs H
March 6, 2017|
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Response from duncan w | Property representative |
Good morning Dean, my advice would be to look at the Ordnance Survey Irelad maps . It might be worth checking with Waterways Ireland to see what information they have available.I would rarely kayak on the Shannon and don't... More
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