Our three excursions take place on the afternoon of 29th August at the end of the Scientific Programme. Each excursion includes transfer to and from the conference venue.

There is a supplementary charge of €20 for each excursion – make sure to indicate your choice when registering for the conference.

Kayak tour of Dalkey Island or the River Liffey

Join a half-day guided kayak tour and explore marine or freshwater Dublin!


Deep in the beautiful Wicklow Mountains to the south of Dublin city lies Glendalough, one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland.
This half day excursion includes a tour of the historic site and a walk in the surrounding landscape.

Dublin Bay Cruise

On this cruise of Dublin Bay, you will be able to enjoy the UNESCO Dublin Bay biosphere from the water, visiting landmark sites and experiencing its maritime wildlife.