Sunset Kayaking Experience

The Sunset from a Different Perspective

Sunset Kayaking Experience


  • Approximately a 3 hour sunset escape from it all in tranquil surroundings.
  • You may be lucky enough to spot grey seals and harbor seals who occasionally tail our kayaks to see what we are up too
  • Dolphins, basking sharks and an impressive variety of coastal birds also grace the same habitat that we will carefully explore
  • Discovering sea caves, arches and towering sea cliffs at this location is a truly magical experience that you will not forget
  • Whether you are a complete novice or are well versed at sea kayaking, this experience is for you.
  • Challenge yourself to get out of your comfort zone and into your adventure zone!
  • Hot chocolate and mid tour snack provided to celebrate the amazing experience
  • Full wet suits included for this tour to keep you warm throughout
Sunset Kayaking Wexford ireland

A Real Irish Experience

With tranquility and peace being the order of the day for some adventurers, The Irish Experience offers you the chance to Experience the beautiful Southern Sunset along the visually stunning coastline of Hook Head in Ireland’s Ancient East. Sea Kayaking is a truly unique and exhilarating way to explore the coast at the best of times but this guided sunset tour will bring the experience to a completely new level.

The stunning natural area around the Hook Peninsula in County Wexford is very much steeped in history, with a rich heritage and diverse wildlife. All of this framed by what we hope to be a beautiful and stunning south east sunset.

Group Bookings of over 16 People contact us – 16 people and under is available to book in via the ‘Book Now’ Button on this page. 

If there is no sunset tour on our booking schedule (via book now button) please contact us and we will try to facilitate you

Voted Ireland’s Best Hidden Gem


The Hook Peninsula in County Wexford is a beautiful outcrop of land off the south east coast of Ireland with a diverse coastline of magnificent sandy beaches, rugged rocky cliffs and limestone slabs. The peninsula is also home to the the oldest operational lighthouse in the world. This magical Atlantic Ocean location holds many other secrets too which will be shared with you as part of your adventure experience. The area is steeped in history and tales of destruction. Today it is one of the most beautiful and truly peaceful yet wild areas of the Atlantic coast to visit in Ireland.

What To Bring

  • Bottle of Water / Soft Drink* (mandatory)
  • Footwear you don’t mind getting wet / Wetsuit Boots or Aqua Shoes* (mandatory)
  • Arrive wearing shorts* or bathing suit* so tradition into a wetsuit is easy (Please avoid cotton)
  • Towel*
  • Extra snack if required e.g bar, nuts etc
  • Sunglasses*
  • Sun cream*
  • *Available for purchase or rent in the booking office (Check in location)

What Is Included

  • Local Expert Guide
  • Full Length Wetsuit
  • Kayaking Safety Gear
  • Kayaking Equipment
  • Pre-Tour Tuition
  • Mid Tour Snack
  • Chocolatey Hot Drink
  • Return Transportation from our booking office to kayaking start location (temporarily suspended due to Covid-19)

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I check availability and book my experience?
You can view live availability and book in by clicking on the “Book now!”-button at the top of this page. Choose the date and time of your preference and available times and the number of spaces available will then be displayed, after which you fill in your personal details and complete payment in order to confirm your reservation. You will receive a confirmation email within minutes, if not, please make sure to check your spam folder and mark us as “safe” as you will also receive an important reminder email.
How is this tour different from the Sea Cave Kayaking Experience?
Our Sunset Kayaking Experience is the same as our Sea Cave Kayaking Experience, except for the later start-time and the added bonus of the sunset.
When should I arrive?
You should check in at least 30 minutes before your tour start-time at our Booking Office. Please be prepared to wait for people checking in ahead of you.
What is the starting location?
After check in at our Booking Office you will then drive the short distance to the specified starting point of your experience where you will meet your guide. There is parking available in the village and at the starting point.
Do I need to be able to swim?
No, you do not need to be able to swim to join one of our kayaking experiences. You will always be provided with a buoyancy aid, which will keep you afloat if you are in the water and a guide will always be near to help you back into your kayak, although our sit-on top kayaks are extremely stable – especially our double XL kayaks.
Do I need prior kayaking experience?
Not at all, our experiences are suitable for all, ranging from people who have never kayaked before to experienced kayakers.
Is there a minimum age?
The minimum age for our Sea Cave Kayaking Experience is 10 and anyone younger than 15 will have to share a kayak with a parent/guardian.
Are there weight or height restrictions?
There is a maximum weight limit for our kayaking experiences. The maximum weight limit for our single kayaks is approximately 140kg / 22 stone and the combined total weight restriction for our double XL kayaks is approximately 200kg / 32 stone. There are no height restrictions on our experiences.
Should we choose a double or a single kayak?
Our double XL kayaks are by far the most popular kayak, as they are the most stable and you can share the paddling together. If you are alone or have a group with an odd number you could of course choose a mix of double and single kayaks too. Please note: our guides will always be in their own kayaks and cannot share a kayak with any guests or their children.
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