Ireland River Cruises

An unforgettable taste of the Emerald Isle

Ireland River Cruises

When it comes to river cruises, Ireland remains one of the most fascinating undiscovered locations in the world. Offering a mixture of folklore, quaint customs, friendly locals and the sort of lush green landscapes which earn the island its nickname of ‘The Emerald Isle’, Ireland river cruises are sure to satisfy even the most demanding enthusiasts!

The Shannon is perhaps the ultimate location to enjoy the best river cruises. The country’s rolling green pastures, ancient Celtic monasteries and an abundance of wildlife are common place on the carefully chosen route. An Ireland river cruise will put you in touch with legends and fables as well as the warm and hospitable Irish people. Their extraordinary history has been varied and sometimes difficult but they will always find the time to chat and pass the time of day.

Shannon Princess Map

With our classic river cruises, the nation’s very soul is placed within your reach and you will experience Irish music, crafts such as weaving, and a drop or more of their wonderful whiskey. The 10 passenger Shannon Princess is a spacious powerful river cruise vessel specifically adapted for this waterway. She provides the classic Ireland river cruise throughout the season for our guests.

Her experienced Captain and crew go out of their way to ensure your every need is accommodated. Your Master Chef was trained at the renowned Ballmaloe School and distinguishes herself with the creation of some wonderful signature dishes.

Our Hotel Barge in Ireland

Deluxe 10 Passengers 5 Crew Cruise Rates
Shannon Princess

Shannon Princess is a deluxe, 10 passenger hotel barge that cruises the River Shannon and lakes of Western Ireland between Glasson and Killaloe from April to September


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