About Us

Viking Ship

The Viking Tours is a member of the following:

   

  • The Heritage Boat Association, National Historic Ship 1923
  • Maritime Institute of Ireland.
  • Inland Waterways Association of Ireland,
  • RNLI,
  • Birdwatch Ireland,
  • Irish Peatland Conservation Council,
  • Irish Wildlife Trust,
  • Midland Vintage & Classic Car Club,
  • Old Athlone Society,
  • Athlone Architectural Heritage Group
  • St Johns Parish Heritage Group
  • Mid Ireland Tourism,
  • Athlone.ie
  • Chamber of Commerce.
  • Lions Club Athlone
Viking Membership
Friday 5th Aug KPMG Annual Cruise +++ Sat 6th Sept Bus at 10.30 am to Clonmacnois & return on the Viking Ship +++ Mon 8th Sept Marco Polo Clonmacnois Sailing at 11.00 am +++ Tues 9th Sept Joe O'Reilly Group Clonmacnois Sailing at 3.00 pm +++ Wed 10th Sept Forestry Retirement Assoc Clonmacnois Sailing at 9.30 am +++ Thurs 11th Sept Abbey Tours Clonmacnois Sailing at 3.45 pm +++ Fri 12th Sept Abbey Tours Clonmacnois Sailing at 10.45 am +++ Sat 13th Sept Joe O'Reilly Group Clonmacnois Sailing at 3.00 pm +++ Tues 16th Sept Joe O'Reilly Group Clonmacnois Sailing at 8.45 am +++ Tues 23rd Sept Joe O'Reilly Group Clonmacnois Sailing at 8.45 am +++ Wed 24th Sept Castleconnell Active Retirement Clonmacnois Sailing at 12.30 pm +++ Tues 30th Sept Joe O'Reilly Group Clonmacnois Sailing at 8.45 am +++
Come back 1,200 years and join the Viking Ship & Cruise upriver into Majestic Lough Ree (75 minutes) or down stream to the famous Monastic Settlement at Clonmacnois (90 mins one way)

Snack Shop & Bar on board

Complimentary Tea & Coffee

Tickets available on Ship & Departures from Quayside at Athlone Castle.

Free Wifi

Hens, Stags, Parties & Other Groups welcome with  BYO



 

Viking Fares

Lough Ree   ( Daily ) 75 minutes

Adults: €10
Children €5
Families €30 (2 adults & 4 children)

Clonmacnois* ( Not Daily ) 90 mins one way

Includes bus fare return (30 mins)

Adults: €16
Children €8
Families €50 (2 adults & 4 children)

*Please note vessel does not remain at Clonmacnois

Approx 90 mins allowed for visit to the monastic settlement before bus returns

Group Rates on Request (30 Pax Minimum)

Viking Rules

The Captain reserves the right to refuse passage & to change sailing times, schedules and embarkation/disembarkation point without prior notice and some sailings may also be subject to minimum numbers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Today Wednesday 3rd September

Athlone Castle
 
Hodson Bay Stop
  -  
  11:00
-   11:45
   1:00
-    1:45
   3:00 -    3:45*
  
-   

* Does not return to Hodson Bay

 

Tomorrow Thursday 4th September

Athlone
Castle
 
Hodson
Bay Stop
  -  
 11:00
-  11:45
  1:00 -   1:45
  3:00 -   3:45*
  
-   

 

* Does not return to Hodson Bay  

 

Viking Chat

Hello We love to Chat

Valhalla

Viking Calendar of Events

Viking Translate

English French German Irish Italian Norwegian Portuguese Russian Spanish

Phone: 086 262 1136
e-mail: vikingmike

Clonmacnois Cruises 90 minutes (one way)

(Confirmed to Date)

From Athlone Castle

Sat 6th Sept: Bus at 10.30 am & return on the Viking Ship

Monday 8th September at 11.30 am

Tuesday 9th September at 3.00 pm

Wednesday 10th September at 9.30 am

Thursday 11th September at 3.45 pm

Friday 12th September at 10.30 am

Saturday 13th September at 3.00 pm

Tuesday 16th September at 8.45 am

Tuesday 23rd September at 8.45 am

Wednesday 24th Sept at 12.30 pm

Tuesday 30th September at 8.30 am

Monday 6th October at 11.00 am

(ST) Denotes School Tour on Board