Wicklow Boat Charters offer a broad range of Sightseeing Tours & Angling Trips for novices, keen anglers & tourists alike. We are based in Wicklow Town less than 40 minutes drive from Dublin.
Boat charters with a qualified skipper at all times. Angling & Dive Charters along with Heritage, Scenic and Wildlife Tours are available from 1 hour to 6 hour durations and can be tailored to suit your needs. All charters provide a safe and secure trip on board, a comfortable and stable boats with seating inside & outside, toilet facilities and complimentary tea & coffee.
Sightseeing Tours Capture the beauty of Wicklow’s coastline from the sea. Take in Wicklow’s scenic and historic aspects including The Black Castle, St Patrick’s landing place (Travelahawk Beach), Wicklow Head & Lighthouses, Silver Strand Beach and Brittas Bay. Experience the abundant wildlife close up including seals, birds, dolphins and perhaps even whales!
Nature/Sealife Tours Enjoy Wicklow’s Coastal Nature & Sealife. Children & adults alike will love the birdwatching and seal watching along the rugged coastline. Try spotting our East Coast dolphins, while there is always a chance of spotting a whale!
Angling The East coast waters off Wicklow are home to some of the best fishing in Ireland, with Wicklow boasting record catches of Tope, Bull-Huss, Ray, Smooth-Hound and Spurdog in recent years. Gurnurd, pollock, whiting and codling can be caught on the inshore grounds or mackerel during the summer months. Rod & tackle hire available. Coaching and bait supply on request.
Your Skipper Kit is a qualified and experienced local skipper/angler with more than 30 years boat handling and angling experience. As a local Wicklow man, with experience in the RNLI, Kit has a wealth of knowledge of the local waters and coastline, maritime history and safety at sea.
The Boats The LISIN I and THE CASTLE MAIDEN are 10.5 Metre (35′) Offshore 105 Boats, with spacious decks and cabin space which allow you to relax in comfort whilst enjoying the scenic views. They are fully licensed and equipped with all the relevant navigation and safety equipment. The boats are insured to comfortably carry 12 passengers plus 2 crew