Seafari is a Top Class, Award winning, Fun voyage of discovery. A friendly family-run river cruise on a comfortable, stable and fully equipped passenger vessel. The humorous and friendly captain and guide will give you an informative tour, cruising around the many islands and the bay’s sheltered waters between the Beara and Iveragh Mountain Peninsulas.
See tropical plants nurtured by the gulf stream, prolific birdlife living off the productive sea-water, such as the magnificent White Tailed Sea Eagles, and observe from close-up Ireland’s largest and most spectacular seal colony where 300 or more seals make their home in the paradise that is the Kenmare River.
There are lots of photo opportunities, be sure to bring your camera! People like to sit outside while watching seals so bring pullovers and jackets.
Everything else is provided, even a tot of rum for the adults. Full toilet facilities, no seasickness guarantee. Reservations essential—especially during low season.
Have a great trip!
When you travel with Seafari, they want you to enjoy your trip at its best, which is why they have a number of complimentary features during the two hour, ten mile cruise around the River and Islands. Free use of binoculars, charts and books. Complimentary sweets, lollipops, tea, coffee, rum tot and cookies. Entertainment for all including kids’ face painting/colouring, traditional music and song.
Operates April to November
Times vary due to tides. Consult your local tourist office /hotel reception /website /facebook /Seafari office.
Admission Prices 2019
Students (with valid ID): €20.00
Child (13-18): €15.00
Child (under 12): €12.50
Child (under 2): Free
Family (2 adults and 2 children): €60.00
The above prices are for our standard 2-3 hour cruise and include Tea, Coffee, Cookies, Juices, Sweets, Lollipops, “Tot of Rum”, use of binoculars, live Irish Traditional Music and Song, Creche/face painting/colouring/toys for kids, etc.
DINING / REFRESHMENTS: There is a serving area from which we serve our complimentary snacks and there is also a small shop/bar. There are full, clean, warm toilet facilities and running water on board, just like home!
ACCESSIBILITY: The ship is wheelchair friendly however access to the ship is difficult at low tide. If possible please contact us in advance so that we can advise on the most suitable sailing times for boarding. For wheelchair bound guests, access to the toilet on board is difficult. The new ship we promise will have wheelchairs very much at the top of the list of priorities.
Seafari is located on the pier at the end of Henry Street in Kenmare, on the N71
Kenmare, Co. Kerry, Ireland
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