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Looking to book a school or youth tour that is fun, safe, unique and hassle-free?

Then you have come to the right place!. With over 29 years of school & youth tour programming under our belts, we provide the best tour your group will experience!

Full day school tour – our most popular tour for both students and teachers!

Arrival Time: 9.30pm

Departure time: 3.15pm

Our full day school tour is a six activity programme suitable for kids from the age of 7 years.

Activities over the day include:

All of our activities are onsite so it really is an action packed day full of fun!

Primary School Tour
Secondary School Tour Waterford

Half day school tour - on a budget?

Take a half day at Irelands most popular adventure centre!

Our half day option runs from 9.30am – 12 noon, or 12.30pm – 3.15pm

Arrival Time: 9:30pm or 12:30pm

Departure time: 12:30pm or 3:15pm

Choose either our water based programme or our land based programme (unfortunately it is not possible to mix the land and water activities together when choosing a half day tour)
 
Land activities: Archery, Climbing & caving
 
Water activities: Wibit Aquapark, Giant Paddle Boards, Kayaking.

Splash Cafe

We can offer your students food after their tour in our fantastic Splash Cafe!
Meal options include pizza, nuggets and wedges, sandwiches etc. Contact us for further information.

‘Our school has been going to Dunmore Adventure for 16 years now, safety is first class and the kids are guaranteed plenty of fun and excitement’

Frequently asked questions

Our most popular tour for schools is our six activity tour, starting at 9.30 and finishing at 3.15. In this tour, you will get three water and three land-based activities.

Next up is our half-day programme, which can be either land or water-based, depending on what you and your group would prefer.

We also have a one hour option, where you can get a taste of one activity.

We have a 6 activity programme:

SAMPLE PROGRAMME

9.30 Arrival & Registration,

9.45 Equipment allocation

10.00 WATERSPORTS Wibit Wipeout Aquapark, Kayaking, Giant Stand up Paddle Boards

12 noon Lunch Break

1 pm LAND ACTIVITIES Climbing, Caving, Archery

3.15pm Goodbyes and Departure!

For water based activities such as the Wibit Wipeout Aquapark, kayaking and SUP, you DO need to be able to swim. We supply each participant with safety equipment such as a wetsuit, buoyancy aid and helmet, and all activities are very well supervised. However, there is a short swim (in your safety equipment) to the Wibit Wipeout, and therefore you should be able to swim at least 20 metres.

Minimum group size: 17 participants (to avail of our group rates) Maximum group size: 220 participants

Arrival time is 9:30, for registration, with the activities kicking off at 10 am. At certain times of the year we can be more flexible on start times, ie if you are travelling from a good distance, we may be able to push the day out by an hour or so. Give us a call if you need further clarification and we will do our best to facilitate you!

The activities conclude at 3 pm which is when you can organise your transport home.

We supply all of the specialised equipment – wetsuits, buoyancy aids and helmets for water-based activities, and helmets, knee pads where necessary for land activities. If anyone would like to bring a wetsuit, just ensure that it is marked so that it doesn’t get mixed in with our own.

The students will need to bring:

Swimwear, old runners to wear in the water, towel, long sleeves for caving, and a packed lunch.

No. Once the students are registered in the morning, our instructors will look after them until their lunch break

Teachers are required to look after the students during their lunch break.

The balance for your school tour is required on the morning of arrival, or earlier.

All activities for our school tours take place at our base in Dunmore East Harbour, so there is no time wasted going from one to the other!

We have a tuck shop selling hot and cold drinks, snacks and icecreams.

2022 sees a new gift shop opening, and we also have food available in our Splash Cafè, which must be booked well in advance for groups only!

The good news is that there is a complimentary Tea and Coffee for teachers and drivers!

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