Embark on a Voyage of Discovery

The mighty Shannon is Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands ancient and epic artery. A central thoroughfare for millennia, a haven for on the water experiences, a special place to get active with nature in a sustainable and environmentall manner.

The mighty Shannon River invites you to slow down, enjoy your stay and engage with the heritage and the riverside communities and get a sense of the real Ireland from the comfort of your own cruiser. Enjoy the natural timeless Shannon and explore and discover Shannon journey’s and adventures.

Heritage and cultural sites are around every corner, from standing stones, Norman castles, sixth century universities, cathedrals, round towers, ancient monasteries and industrial archaeology sites. Witness at first hand the engineering marvels of the Ireland’s canal system and experience time travel through a forgotten age at a leisurely pace.  

Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands, yours to discover, what better way than to explore this mighty artery of Ireland than by boat. Discover the country and the local culture, marvel how nature has created the wetlands and the areas of wilderness that makes the River Shannon so important to Irelands natural biodiversity. The River Shannon is the longest river in Ireland and Britain and provides 800 kilometres of navigable waterways for you to explore and discover Irelands Hidden Heartlands.

Freedom to come and go as you please. A boat holiday in Ireland in allows you to set the pace. Stop take a break when you want, see the sights, put the rod in the water and fish a while, take a forest walk or visit the wetlands of the Shannon Callows. Be active in nature or indulge yourself in some retail therapee in one of the heritage towns along the mighty Shannon.

When booking your boat holiday in Ireland, for the best value, safety and quality of service book direct from this website with an operator who is a member of the Irish Boat Rental Association.