Boyne Boats

Discover the Mythical Boyne River with Boyne Boats

Step into a world steeped in ancient legends as we explore the enchanting Boyne River, believed to have been created by the Celtic queen and goddess Boann. This sacred river symbolizes water, fertility, and inspiration, and its mystical aura has captivated visitors since the time of Stone Age farmers who settled in the Boyne Valley over 6,000 years ago.

Sail with a Legend: Ross Kenny of Boyne Boats

Ross Kenny, the esteemed founder of Boyne Boats, is a renowned boatman whose legacy is deeply intertwined with the rich folklore of this region. Notably, Ross and his expertly crafted traditional Irish currachs were featured in the epic Game of Thrones series. Today, these same currachs are your vessels for the Boyne Boats experience.

Immerse Yourself in the Boyne River Way

Journey through time as you follow in the wake of Ireland’s Stone Age ancestors. Your adventure begins at the historic entrance of Oldbridge House, where the pivotal Battle of the Boyne unfolded more than three centuries ago, altering the course of Ireland’s history. With Ross as your guide, you’ll paddle your own currach along a scenic 3-kilometer route, all while immersing yourself in the captivating narratives of the people, nature, stories, and history that define this magical place.

Experience Highlights:

  • Ross Kenny: Meet the boat-builder and storyteller extraordinaire, whose knowledge of the Boyne River is unparalleled.
  • Traditional Irish Currachs: Embark on a journey in hand-crafted, traditional Irish currachs, a skill passed down through generations.
  • Boyne River Beauty: Witness the serene beauty and vast biodiversity of the Boyne River, connecting the past with the present.
  • Nature’s Embrace: Forge a deep connection with nature, retracing the very routes followed by our Stone Age ancestors.
  • Boyne Valley Feast: Enjoy an artisan grazebox picnic featuring the finest products from Boyne Valley producers.
  • Game of Thrones Enthusiasts: Delve into fascinating insights and stories from Ross, who played a pivotal role in the iconic series.

Join us for an unforgettable journey through the heart of Ireland with Boyne Boats, an experience that promises to transport you back in time and unveil the captivating stories of the Boyne River. It’s a legendary adventure with a true Irish legend, Ross Kenny. Book your custom tour with us today and discover the magic of Ireland’s past and present.