and uncover the history, fascinating places, stories, folklore and wildlife of Ireland’s Skellig Coast
– Skellig Coast Discovery
Our Tours of the Skellig Coast
Whale, Dolphin and Marine
Kenmare bay affords wonderful opportunities to see some of the largest animals on the planet. From late March onwards it is possible to see the second largest fish in the world the ‘Basking Shark’.
and Kenmare Bay
On this voyage you head east across Kenmare Bay, a drowned river valley or Ria. Stretching 50km (30 miles) from its outer reaches to the town of Kenmare the bay is home to seabirds, whales, dolphins, rare marine life and habitats.
Derrynane Bay (The Bay of St. Finan’s Oak Grove) is set amongst a sub tropical background. Its shores are washed by the ‘gulf stream warmed’ Atlantic Ocean. The area is better known for its association with Daniel O’Connell (The Liberator)
The Beara Coast, Islands
and the Bull Rock
The Beara coast is one steeped in history and legend. From pseudo history comes stories of a magic cow and Tigh Doinn (the house of Donn) the name given to the Bull Rock signifying death or the gateway to the underworld.