Official tourism website for Northern Ireland
En

Glide with the Tide Experience

Mobile Team Adventure, Whiterock, Killinchy, County Down, BT23 6QB
Kayakers sitting on the shore getting instruction before heading out on the water

Book Tickets Online

About

Taking out a kayak is a beautiful way to explore Strangford Lough. Down at water level, you are in tune with the tides, time of day and weather conditions. Gliding softly along brings you closer to the lough’s wildlife, including seals and wild geese. If you are lucky in the morning or late evening you may encounter otters.

Beginners are in safe hands with guide John Hubbucks, a kayak expert who has taught many people, of all abilities, to paddle. He also knows Strangford Lough intimately and can help you explore its crystal-clear water, islands and inlets. To top it all, he is a trained chef and, if the tide and season is right, he will take you foraging for mussels which you can cook together and  enjoy with a local Irish whiskey cream sauce.

Don't miss out on the amazing Irish smorgasbord with some of the finest foods from local Strangford producers.

Book Tickets

Video

  • Glide with the Tide Experience

Add Glide with the Tide Experience to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel+44 (0) 28 9064 6695

Check availability for Glide with the Tide Experience (opens in a new window)

Map & Directions

What's Nearby

  1. Sketrick Castle is located on Sketrick Island which is reached by a causeway on the west…

    0.38 miles away
  2. This ruined Tower House commands a position at the north end of Mahee Island in…

    0.64 miles away
  3. Nendrum is thought to have been set up by St Machaoi in the 5th Century and also has…

    0.64 miles away
  4. The Livingston Centre at Killinchy Parish Church is a local heritage centre. It tells the…

    1.55 miles away
  5. Ireland's largest collection of ducks, geese and swans. Viewing from hides, waterfowl…

    2.85 miles away
  6. Comber Non-Subscribing Presbyterian Church was built on a site donated by James Andrews…

    3.66 miles away
  7. Grey Abbey, a Cistercian Abbey church and its living quarters were founded in 1193 by…

    4.97 miles away
  8. Mount Stewart is a stunning estate in the beautiful scenic area of Strangford Lough. The…

    5.1 miles away
  9. The Lookout is a wildlife interpretative centre, showcasing the wildlife around the…

    5.1 miles away
  10. St Mary’s Parish Church stands on the site of a Cistercian Abbey built in 1199. It was of…

    5.58 miles away
  11. Situated in The Square in Comber, it was erected in 1845 to commemorate the bravery of…

    5.65 miles away
  12. The Echlinville Distillery – at the forefront of Ireland’s spirits renaissance.

    The…

    5.77 miles away
  13. The gallery seeks to promote quality irish art in a relaxed atmosphere and displays a…

    6.42 miles away
  14. This charming park is situated around the upper slopes and top of Scrabo Hill, near the…

    6.71 miles away
  15. Scrabo Country Park is centred at the top of Scrabo Hill near Newtownards and boasts…

    6.71 miles away
  16. At the south east edge of Newtownards these substantial remains of a Dominican (Black)…

    7.13 miles away

Virtual Tour

Map & Directions

Back to Top

Tourism Northern Ireland

Don't Miss