2 Night Midweek B&B Break €129 per person sharing

Voted No2 in Irelands Best Escape award by readers of OUTSIDER magazine 2017

The Barrow river has been described as a natural paradise.

Voted No.38 in the world – Things to do before you die (ROUGH GUIDES – Ultimate world experiences).

Taking a canoe trip along this waterway should really be on everybody’s bucket list.

2 night midweek stay for just €129 per person –

This includes:

2 nights Bed and Breakfast at B&B

1 full day canoe hire


Full day Canoe Hire:

A lift will be arranged from the B&B to Goresbridge where your canoe and gear will be waiting for you

Travel along the old canal used by Guinness to deliver Ireland’s favourite tipple – watch out for kingfishers and Dippers. Each stroke of your paddle through the water is an act of mindfulness and quiet meditation


Paddle southwards down the River Barrow, this stunning natural paradise will enchant your imagination and enhance your soul. Travel through Borris Demense, Clashganny and finish up in medieval Graiguenamanagh. Explore the quaint villages along the route and revel in the peace and quiet of this rural back water

The drama and wonder of the Barrow Gorge are spellbinding – known to some as the Valley of the monks, others are reminded of this 1000yr old trail first explored by the raiding Vikings. On arrival in Graignamanagh take time to explore the old monastic settlement, woollen mills, crystal works, art galleries, coffee shops full of tempting homemade delights. Soak up the local heritage and take the Graiguenamanagh Heritage Trail. Enjoy the beautiful setting of the boats on the water as the Barrow turns the bend under Mt Brandon and heads out to sea.

For further information on this self-guided canoe trail please follow this link

Give your host a call whenever you are ready to return to the B&B and they will collect you.

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