We specialise in working with National Schools from First to Sixth Class and we cater for annual School Tours in the throughout the year. Our facilities include a purpose built obstacle course, canoes, zorb balls, archery (Including Axe and Knife skills, bunkhouse accommodation, an island, Celtic Hut, BBQ, kitchen/dining area, showers/changing rooms and more. We are different because we offer a programme to suit the requirements of your students and teachers. Following discussions with you, a tailor made programme will be designed by our qualified instructors to ensure the utmost benefit for your class. Each activity and initiative we use is done for a specific purpose, which is to maximise the learning outcomes. We offer day and overnight camping packages with or without food. Check out our Facebook Page and see what weve been up to lately: www.Facebook/DergIsle. Below are comments from schools that recently spent a day at Derg Isle:


The children had a brilliant day; setting is beautiful, staff excellent
Castleconnell N.S, Co. Limerick

Very beneficial to children particularly these days as it is outdoors, active and team building which will help combat our health issues and bullying issues
Scoil na Maighdine Mhuire NMoF Co. Clare

It was great value for money, activities and games were fun and kids had a ball, would love to come back again
Raheen Wood Steiner N.S, Tuamgraney Co. Clare

Full attention of instructors, not being rushed onto next station, lovely activities-simple and wholesome, very clean, lovely calm and peaceful setting
Kylepark NS Co. Tipperary


Why choose Derg Isle for your School Tour?

  • Tailor make your day with our instructors
  • Large choice of land and water based activities
  • More time on activities for each student with no long waiting in queue
  • Catering for more than one class
  • All activities located on the scenic grounds of Derg Isle
  • Perfect location in Munster, easy to get to: Adjacent to M7
  • Ample parking including coaches
  • Converted river barge for dining and relaxing
  • Wi-Fi available and free

Price based on a full day of activities for your students:

  • 15-24 students = 40pp
  • 25-34 students = 35pp
  • 35-44 students = 30pp
  • 45-54 students = 27pp
  • 55 + students = 25pp



We offer specially designed programmes for Transition Year students as well as team building days for 1st year to Leaving Cert year. Our instructors will tailor make a programme to suit the wants and needs of your students. We recommend your TY students experience a full day of team building activities followed by an overnight camp. Food catered or groups can choose the self-catering option.


The students totally engaged in all activities and thoroughly enjoyed the experience
Scariff Community College Co. Clare

Purposeful activities with a focus dimension of team building and active learning so much more than stand alone activities
Villiers Secondary School, Limerick

Fun day, everyone is involved! Great for team bonding, working together and learning to listen to each other, great facilities, friendly staff
Laurel Hill Secondary School, Limerick


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School all in line School all in School canoe school climb School swim School water