Make it a day to remember.

Ocean Escapes regularly run public trips, From sunset trips to Dolphin and Whale watching we have an option for everyone.

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Public Trips

Ocean Escapes is offering public sailings on Saturdays & Sundays. These trips start in Crosshaven and also collect in Cobh approx 15min after the listed start time. These trips are perfect if you would like to join a group heading offshore to explore Cork Harbour and offshore. We regularly see wildlife on these trips so be sure to bring a camera.

What to expect?

Your skipper will meet you and help you onboard the boats. Once you are fitted with life jackets your skipper will talk you through the plan for the trip and what you might expect to see. Cork Harbour is packed with maritime history and you guide will tell you tales of the high seas and stories of the Harbour. 

Time: 90min

Price: €30pp



We operate during daylight hours. Each boat carries up to 12 passengers and we price per boat.

We do have some dates available for public sailings. Please contact us to talk through the latest offers.

Great Value

Ocean Escapes owns Cork's largest fleet of RIBs which makes is competitively priced and have significant experience at putting together and amazing day - Our customers come back year after year.


Ocean Escapes has the largest, fastest and the best equipped RIBs in Cork. All our RIBs and state of the art sound systems and carry all necessary safety equipment which is well beyond industry standards. All of our boats are fully licenced with the department of marine and are fully insured.


Ocean Escapes runs all year. Only heavy rain slows us down but rest easy, All our prices include high quality breathable wet weather gear which protects against the elements, During the summer we even carry bottles of water, sun cream, hair bobbins and clips. We do everything to keep you as dry and comfortable as possible.

Lets answer some of your questions...

Can I book the whole boat?

Yes, Ocean Escapes specialises in Private Charter. Why not contact us or check out our "Private Charter" section to learn more. Prices for Private Charter are: €160.00 for up to 6 and €25.00pp after that up to 12ppl per boat

There are no public sailings on my preferred date?

Public sailings are on selected dates and are subject to weather and sea conditions. If you have a specific date why not book a private charter or contact us to see if we can accomidate you.

How much are the trips?

Our Public trips are €30pp for 1.5hrs on the water. You can see available trips once you proceed to "Book Now" and this will also show you the prices. Ocean Escapes runs a number of trips throughout the year and can add last minute trips depending on wildlife and the availability of the boats. Follow our adventure on Instagram and Facebook to stay up to date with offers and the latest news.

Is there an age limit?

Generally we reccomend that children are +8yrs. This is due to the nature of the trips. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us on the chat or email