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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.

The boat is suitable for passengers of all ages. It is purpose built to maximise your view and to make your cruise on one of Ireland’s greatest rivers, the River Shannon, a more memorable one. Enjoy an Irish coffee or choose from a wide selection of drinks from the onboard bar.

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
  • Enjoy magnificent lake and mountain views.
  • Hear tales of the area's ancient folklore.
  • Relax and sit back on a luxury passenger boat.
  • Advance booking 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
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend 1 to 1.5 hours here.

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