Viking Tours

Viking Tours

Your Viking Adventure

Step back 1,200 years and join the Vikings on a replica Viking Ship. Cruise up the River Shannon to Lough Ree or down river to the monastic settlement and round towers of Clonmacnoise whilst hearing live commentary on Viking hoards.

Fun and excitement for all the family.

Clonmacnoise Cruise - this cruise travels downstream on the River Shannon to the famous 6th Century monastery of Clonmacnoise. During this meandering voyage there is live commentary on local history, monastic life, and the surrounding flora & fauna. This cruise is for the culture seekers, history buffs and outdoor enthusiasts.

Lough Ree Cruise - this cruise travels upstream on Ireland’s longest river. During the sailing there is live commentary on local history, the religious settlements on the islands and tales of Viking treasure. This Shannon boat trip that is suitable for any age group.

Groups & Events - Viking Tours caters for a range of groups and special events. These include school tours, wedding parties, tour groups and corporate days out.

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Phone+353 (0)86 262 1136
AdmissionEach cruise is priced differently see for price structure
Sailing SeasonEaster - Halloween (Weather & Water Levels Permitting) 
DistanceFrom Tullamore 42KM, Birr 43KM, Edenderry 72.5KM
Departure PointAthlone Castle, The Quay, Co Westmeath