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Explore the River Shannon and Lough Derg with Killaloe River Cruises. Sit back and listen to the commentary provided, taking in the magnificent scenery, wildlife and heritage.

Experience beautiful River Shannon and Lough Derg on the Spirit of Killaloe. Cruise along the calm, sheltered waters of this beautiful waterway on a trip with Killaloe River Cruises.

Take a seat on the open deck to soak up stunning views of the Slieve Bernagh and Arra Mountains or relax in the fully enclosed lower deck. Meet the owner of the luxury passenger boat, hear local knowledge about the area and its ancient folklore.

Enjoy an Irish coffee or an alcohol free option, if you prefer. Check out the gin cruise where an experienced mixologist talks you through a gin tasting, learn how to select the correct tonic and garnish for your beverage.

Discover Killaloe, a picturesque heritage town with excellent eateries, riverside walks and spectacular viewing points. At the southern end of Killaloe, on the banks of the River Shannon, stands the restored 13th century St. Flannan’s Cathedral.

Why we like it
  • Take in stunning lake and mountain views.
  • Hear tales of the area's ancient folklore.
  • Check out the popular gin cruise.
  • Relax on a luxury passenger boat.
  • Prebooking is advised.
Tips from locals

Pop into Flanagan's on the Lake after the cruise, enjoy a delicious meal and relax by the water. On a sunny day, look for a table outside and see how brave the ducks are.

Family friendly
Rainy days
Free car parking
Hidden gem
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Contact details
Lakeside Drive Ballina, Killaloe, Co. Clare, Ireland
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