Things to do near Lime Kiln

Silver Line Cruisers, The Marina,Banagher,Co. Offaly

Silver Line Cruisers , Ireland’s longest established family run Shannon cruising companies offers a range of cruisers from 2- 12 berths. Banagher is an ideal starting point for any Shannon river holiday, located between the two great lakes of Lough Ree and Lough Derg. It’s easy to learn how to steer a boat and navigate the waterways. You don’t need a license and we provide free tuition as part of the package. Hire packages available from a minimum of 3 nights
If you are looking for a boat trip, we also operate a 50 seated passenger boat called the “River Queen” . We have various itineraries from a 1 hour cruise from Shannonbridge / Clonmacnoise or a 90 minute cruise to Meelick Lock, taking in the spectacular natural beauty of the Shannon Waterway, the now famous navigational channel used by barges on the traditional Shannon route some years ago. The River Queen is fully enclosed with all round visibility, has full bar facilities and live commentary is provided by our friendly skipper. Contact us for our scheduled sailing times.

Midland Battlefield Live Birr Equestrian Centre, Kingsborough House, Fortal, Birr, Co. Offaly

Battlefield live is a team oriented combat simulation that is played in many types of terrain including forest or constructed battlefield. Battlefield live is a challenging military adventure.
Ideal for families, hen/stag parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events. Regularly used by many sports clubs for team building and fitness. Private groups or individuals can join in with regular groups. €25 per person for 2 hrs.

Adventure Viking Cruise, Viking Tours Office, 7. St Mary’s Place, Athlone ,Co.Westmeath

Travel on a replica of a Viking longship downstream to the Historic Monastic site of Clonmacnoise or on a cruise north of Athlone into Lough Ree. View its natural Beauty and hear about the ships Viking History. Come back 1,200 years and join the Vikings on a replica Viking Ship. Cruise up the River Shannon to Lough Ree (1hr 15min) or down river to the monastic settlement and round tower of Clonmacnoise (1hr 30min one way). Hear of the escapades on these waters through live commentary on Viking battles and tales of buried treasure. Fun and excitement for all the family…

Birr Outdoor Pursuits Roscrea Rd. Birr, Co. Offaly

Birr Outdoor Education Centre offers environmental education courses, adventure sports and team building activities to groups of people from the ages of 8 to 80 years. We provide expert tuition, specialist equipment, accommodation and meals. The Centre is equipped to a very high standard with qualified and motivated instructors. Courses are flexible and tailored to meet the needs of primary schools, secondary schools, youth groups and corporate groups.

Birr Golf Club, The Glenns, Birr, Co. Offaly

Societies are very welcome at Birr Golf Club. We believe that we are the perfect location for golf enthusiasts. Because of our central location, you are only a short distance away from one of Ireland’s excellent championship golf courses. Enjoy our newly redeveloped course including four great new holes. Our comfortable bar and lounge area and the excellent catering facilities at our Glenns Restaurant will complete a very enjoyable visit.

Lough Boora Leabeg, Tullamore, Co.Offaly

The Lough Boora Parklands is both interesting and exciting. The 2000 hectare site now consists of: Natural recolonisation; Wetlands; Fishing lakes – Four freshwater fisheries for coarse and fly fishing: 50kmof walkways ranging in length from a short stroll to 5km, ideal for a quiet walk or to take a closer look at the flora and fauna and deciduous and coniferous pastureland. Over 130 species of bird can be seen from hides located throughout the complex.

Portumna National Park, Portumna, Co.Galway

Portumna Forest Park is adjacent to Portumna on the northern shore of Lough Derg. At Portumna Forest Park there are forest and lakeside walks, car park, toilet facilities and observation points. There is a viewing tower along the nature trail where one can get a bird’s eye view of the forest, lake and lakeshore. Adjacent to the Park is a marina giving access to the Shannon waterway system.

Clay Pigeon Shooting at Esker Banagher, Co.Galway

Esker Shooting Grounds is situated in the heart of Mid Ireland. One hour and twenty minutes by car from Dublin , Galway or Shannon. It is located in East Galway less than 2 miles from the River Shannon at Banagher Co. Galway, sitting proudly on the ancient Bog of Allen

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