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The 110-seater boat Moon River runs one-hour cruises on the Shannon...
The best place for information on fishing.
Runs an annual regatta on the first Sunday in August, which draws a big crowd.
New outfit Shannon Safari offers private hour-long powerboat cruises year-round for €200 per hour. Boats depart beside the Radisson hotel.
Information and fishing permits are available from the friendly Strand Tackle Shop , on the eastern bank of the river opposite the castle.
Cruise along the Shannon aboard a replica Viking longship, complete with costumed staff and dress-up clothes, including helmets, swords and shields. Head north to Lough Ree or south to Clonmacnoise...
This company offers a range of half-day tours to Clonmacnoise, the Fore Valley, Birr Castle, Tullamore Heritage Centre and Locke's Distillery, and Strokestown Park House and Famine Museum.
Course are run year-round, and range from one day to five weeks in length.
Runs a large number of day trips throughout the North and the Republic.
A range of cookery and wine courses lasting from one day to four weeks. Luxurious accommodation in Belle Isle Castle and its estate cottages.
Offering in-depth instruction, often over more than one day. Packages including classes, accommodation and meals are available.
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