Abalone farm tour and tasting with coastal seaweed walk. Guided. 2 hours

Abalone farm tour and tasting with coastal seaweed walk. Guided. 2 hours

Enjoy a tour of this modern aquaculture farm and a tasting of fresh seafood dishes that makes use of the seafood grown on the farm as well as fresh local ingredients.
* Duration: 2 hours
* Starts: Baile na hAbhann, Ireland
* Trip Category: Outdoor Activities >> Nature & Wildlife




Enjoy a tour of this modern aquaculture farm and a tasting of fresh seafood dishes that makes use of the seafood grown on the farm as well as fresh local ingredients.

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Stop At: Mungo Murphy’s Seaweed Co., Keeraunnagark South Ireland

Explore the wild and rugged Atlantic coastline in Connemara, County Galway during a unique guided tour focused on seaweed and aquaculture. Set out on a coastal shore walk and foraging tour to learn about and taste edible sea weeds and sea herbs. Visit the abalone farm, learning about sustainable aquaculture farming and see the different sea creatures grown in tanks. Visitors also get an opportunity to tray the sea urchin roe when in season and to shuck their own abalone. After this taste several dishes freshly prepared with seafood grown on the farm which include delicious seaweed salads, sashimi abalone and cooked abalone,followed by tea or coffee and home-made seaweed cookies. Visitors are welcome to bring their own bottle of wine to accompany the food, should they want.

Duration: 2 hours