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Transition Year Activities

Raft Building Race

Transition Year co-ordinators, are you on the lookout for something fun and memorable to fulfill the activity-based learning aspect of your curriculum?  We can easily meet that requirement, while offering your transition year an outing that will also promote bonding amongst the group.

Whether you’re looking for tame or extreme adventure, or something in between, we can cater for your needs with a selection of activities to choose from: archery, beach challenge, guided hike or an adventure obstacle course (you can choose a land-based or water-based course).

(For groups of 15-20 students we can also offer snorkelling or coasteering. There is a €5 per person surcharge for both of these activities.)

Beach obstacle courseActivity-based learning should be fun, even if it is a little bit challenging.  Our expert instructors are super-friendly, with a calming demeanour.  So your TY students will be challenged without being terrified.  And you can relax in the knowledge that they’re in very safe hands.

For overnight trips, we can accommodate up to 42 students and teachers in the hostel, which was renovated in 2012 to a very high standard and boasts the most amazing views across Clew Bay.  You can enjoy these views while having your meals in the Sailor’s Bar and also while relaxing in the common room in the evening.

If you’re looking to organise Transition Year activities, get in touch to discuss your group size and requirements and we’ll work with you to tailor a package to suit.

Day trips start at just €42 per person and overnight prices start at just €73* per person per night.

Transition Year Overnight Package (Sun – Thurs) Includes:

  • Return ferry crossing with Clare Island Ferry Company
  • Bed & Breakfast in Go Explore Hostel
  • Lunch & Dinner in The Sailor’s Bar
  • Full day of activity-based learning
  • Use of hostel common room to watch DVDs, play board games or other evening entertainment of your choice

The Day Trip package includes return ferry and a full day of activity-based learning with students bringing their own packed lunch.

* Overnight price is based on minimum of 20 people – for fewer there may be an amendment to this price.