Experience a real-life Oyster Farm when you visit Croagh Patrick Seafood Tours on the shores of Clew Bay, with Croagh Patrick in the distance. Only 5 minute cycle off the Greenway and a 15 minute drive from Westport and 10 minutes from Newport.
Croagh Patrick Seafoods is a family run business, incorporating daily harvesting from Grade A oyster beds ensuring freshness and a “shore to door” delivery.
This 1 hour fully guided tour on the rugged shoreline of Clew Bay, includes the history of fishing on Clew Bay, how the oysters are cultivated today, how the oyster seed is grown and what husbandry is involved. We take you on a walk along the shoreline to see how the oysters are grown.
As part of the tour you learn how to open an oyster and sample some Clew Bay oysters fresh from the bay.
The tour also incorporates the history of Clew Bay and stories of farming life on Clew Bay. A real education of life in the West of Ireland for all the family.
Tour price: €25 per adult. Children under 16 go free.
Tour duration: 1 hour approx
Tour times: 12pm and 4 pm , Wednesday to Sunday inclusive. No Tours Monday and Tuesday.
If you are making a booking on behalf of a group featuring adults along with children under 16 please book for the number of adults first and then tell us the number of children under 16 in your party when confirming your booking.