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Why just see the Wild Atlantic Way when you can experience the Wild Atlantic Way!


ABOUT Atlantic Coastal Cruises

Atlantic Coastal Cruises is a new venture, locally owned and a family-run business set up in 2019.

Every aspect of our business has been designed around your safety. From ship embarkation to the routes taken at sea to weather contingency plans, the safety of our passengers is paramount in everything we do. All our staff are fully trained and our operations procedures follow the strictest safety guidelines in accordance with the Fishery Harbour Centres Act, 1968.

Our Boat

The MV Pirate Queen is a class 2A marine vessel licensed to carry 96 passengers and crew. The vessel is constructed to the highest specifications in order to meet the Irish Maritime law standards.

It is equipped with all modern navigation & communication systems, along with lifejackets, liferafts, recue boat & the full range of safety equipment.

The Crew

The captain and crew are all trained to the highest level of marine safety, and operate a safety management system.

Every crew member is:

  • First Aid trained
  • Harbour Safety trained
  • Marine Safety trained
  • Safety Management trained

Your Safety

Your safety on ond off the boat is our top priority, and we operate from the breakwater on the Small Craft Harbour - the safest for passengers in Killybegs Harbour.

We count everybody on and off the vessel, and boarding and disembarkation takes place under the supervision of two trained crew members. Please follow their instructions at all times.