Riversdale Barge Holidays
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Riversdale Barge Holidays offers the chance to self-drive a barge around the amazing scenery of Ireland on the Shannon-Erne Waterway, taking in the River Shannon and Lough Erne. Its base is located in Ballinamore, County Leitrim.
Perfect for family holidays, fishing trips, and 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 licence is required to hire a Riversdale barge. A full demonstration is given to passengers on arrival. Their widebeam hire barges, which sleep between two and eight people, are a variation of the traditional narrowboat holiday, and each barge is fitted with central heating, log burning stove, and a fully equipped galley, and are ideal for year-round holidays and fishing in Ireland. Riversdale also provides complimentary bed linen, cooking utensils, and crockery.
Once aboard the barge, explore the waterways at your own pace and stop when and where you like. Throughout the cruise, you'll come across natural beauty, abundant wildlife, and villages full of history and culture. There are also many activities available, including golf, equestrian adventures, fishing, and 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 the ferry port at Rosslare. A train and intercity bus station is located approximately 25km away in Carrick-On-Shannon.