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Sliabh Liag Boat Tours

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| Teelin Pier, Carrick, Ireland
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Amazing!

The best place we have visited in Ireland and we have been going for years. The scenery was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JaneEG1
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Dover, United Kingdom
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A real Eye Opener

This was a great trip around the Sliabh Liag cliffs from Teelin Harbour near Carrick. Sliabh Liag... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
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We run tours to the Sliabh Liag Cliffs, the highest sea cliffs in Europe standing 600m (1972 feet ). We operate from April to October, and sometimes earlier or later if weather is ok. With our 2 boats we can carry 24 passengers. The tour lasts about one and a half hours, and we take in many wonderful sights.Sometimes we are joined by wild life, like dolphins, whales, seals, and in May and June we often see basking sharks feeding on the plankton.Guests can go for a swim in the clear waters near Sliabh Liag we can supply wetsuits if you think the water is cold most don't need them.Some people are lucky enough to be joined by dolphins. Sailing Times 10am 12noon 2pm 4pm 6pm and 8 am/pm if needed. Although I don't answer all reviews I appreciate the feedback . I only answer reviews that I feel do not reflect the tour and will try to correct anything negative that crops up. We are a small operation and I run it to the best of my ability. So don't be upset if I don't reply. Thank you Paddy
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| Teelin Pier, Carrick, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best place we have visited in Ireland and we have been going for years. The scenery was breathtaking! Paddy was really helpful and friendly. He was also very knowledgeable and humorous. A must!

Thank JaneEG1
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

This was a great trip around the Sliabh Liag cliffs from Teelin Harbour near Carrick. Sliabh Liag Cliffs are one of the highest standing cliffs in Europe and sailing beneath is a real eye opener. If you go keep an eye on the the cliff...More

Thank rara r
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely trip around the coast. Very affordable and the guide had lots of knowledge and interesting anecdotes.

Thank William M
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was an amazing experience with a great boat skipper. Paddy is very knowledgeable and has a great sense of humour. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience and seeing the cliffs from the sea gives you a true impression of their size. We even had a...More

Thank Andy B
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I cannot recommend this trip highly enough. The owner (Paddy) is friendly and will not only provide information about points of interest but will happily answer any questions you may have. He also provides wetsuits for anyone wishing to go for a swim in a...More

1  Thank Cinny L
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Sliabh Liag boat tour departs from Teelin Pier. Your place on the boat must be booked in advance by phone. The short journey in the bay is smooth enough but as the boat advances beyond the harbour heads there will be what ever the...More

Thank SueDonegal
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Having visited west Donegal for more than 40 years I've made a number of visits to the spectacular Slieve League cliffs. The views across Donegal Bay and beyond are quite stunning and always amply reward the effort required to climb to the top. This year...More

2  Thank BartonKeyes
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Brought dave to donegal for his first ever visit. Took in a boat trip with Paddy aka Pattie out to see the cliffs from the sea. This was a fantastic decision and was great value. Boat in great nick nice company and a wonderful experience

Thank Lisa O
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were doubtful about taking this trip as the weather was not too good but we were delighted with the experience.Although the top of the cliffs was shrouded in mist we did have magnificent views and a comfortable but choppy sail.This really was one of...More

Thank santpedor
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We went on this boat trip at the start of August 2017. After thinking about it I can say this is the best boat trip I have every been on in Ireland or on the lakes of Italy or along the Amalfi Coast. The views...More

Thank ireland57
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Murdoc66 | Property representative |
Hi Terry sorry for not getting back sooner most of the answers are right its advisable to book a couple of days in advance in peak season and in off season I don't always be at the boat so give me a call or txt is better as... More
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DaydreamDolly
21 May 2016|
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Response from Murdoc66 | Property representative |
Hi sorry for not getting back to you sooner I must have missed the question The trip is suitable for all ages since last week there is a pontoon at the harbor and people can go down the ramp easily step onto the boat we... More
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Mary R
7 May 2016|
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Response from Murdoc66 | Property representative |
Hi I am sorry that I missed your message please call or txt me on 00353876284688 and I will find a place for you Thank You Paddy Sliabh Liag Boat Trips
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