Riversdale Barge Holidays
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Riversdale Barge Holidays offer the chance to self drive a barge around the amazing scenery of Ireland on the Shannon-Erne Waterway, the River Shannon and Lough Erne. Its base is located in Ballinamore, County Leitrim.
Perfect for family holidays, fishing trips, romantic trips away as well as corporate breaks, Riversdale Barge Holidays provides the opportunity to explore the scenic waterways of Ireland in a relaxed atmosphere.
No license is required to hire a Riversdale barge. A full demonstration is given to passengers on arrival. Their widebeam hire barges which sleep between two-eight people are a variation of the traditional narrowboat holiday, and each barge is fitted with central heating, log burning stove, fully equipped galleys, and are ideal for all year round holidays and fishing in Ireland. They also provide complimentary bed linen, cooking utensils and crockery.
Once aboard the barge passengers can explore the waterways at their own pace and stopping when and where they like. Throughout the cruise passengers will come across natural beauty, abundant wildlife, and villages full of history and culture. There are also many activities available including golf, equestrian, fishing, walking and cycling trails.
Riversdale Barge Holidays is located in Ballinamore, County Leitrim. Ballinamore is situated approximately 150Km from Dublin, 170Km from Belfast and 300Km from Rosslare ferry port. A train and inter-city bus station is located approximately 25Km away in Carrick-On-Shannon.