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Kayaking & Hillwalking Adventure Weekend in Wicklow

Explore the wonderful wilds of the Wicklow Mountains and the picturesque Blessington Lakes, on this land- and water sports themed adventure weekend!

During your time with us, you’ll take part in…

  • A guided walk through some of the country’s most beautiful mountain scenery
  • A half-day kayaking adventure, getting splash-happy on the water
  • Relaxation in the comfort of Kippure Estate’s surroundings

Accommodation and all meals are included, and you can also enjoy an evening or two at Kippure’s snug bar, chatting about your day!

Itinerary

Day 1:

After arriving and settling into your accommodation at Kippure Estate, you’ll enjoy a 3-course buffet dinner, followed by an evening in our cosy residence bar.

Day 2:

Enjoy a freshly cooked breakfast, before heading off on a half-day guided walk in the beautiful valley of Glendalough; one of Ireland’s most spectacular natural landscapes. You’ll be transported by mini-bus to the start of the trail, before exploring the forests, valleys and moors that the area is so famous for. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the shores of Glendalough Lake before exploring the ancient monastery, which has a rich history dating back to the 6th century. Finally, you’ll return to Kippure for a delicious evening meal. If you want to stay up to socialise with your friends, you’re welcome to use our bar.

Day 3:

Re-energise with a big Kippure breakfast, before commencing on your next big adventure: kayaking! Clamber aboard your kayak to explore the Blessington Lakes, which are surrounded by verdant fields and woodlands. Learn your basic skills with a qualified instructor before paddling out into the tranquil waters and putting your knowledge to the test! After, you’ll return to Kippure for a delicious healthy lunch.

 

What's included

  • 2 full Irish breakfasts
  • Half-day guided walk led by an expert guide
  • Half day kayaking session led by qualified instructors; all equipment provided
  • Packed lunch on day 1; buffet lunch on day 2
  • 2 evening dinners
  • 2 night’s accommodation (sharing)
  • Return transfer to Glendalough and return transfer to Blessington Lakes

Prices & Booking

Price:  €245 pp all inclusive

Min group size 8 people; minimum age 8+

 

Customer Feedback

 

I can’t praise your staff enough. The instructors really knew their stuff and the bar was the perfect place to relax after the activities. Amazing scenic walking and Blessington Lakes is just top! We’ll definitely be coming back.  John Fitzgerald

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