Who We Are.
Robert Coohill, is the owner and Skipper of the RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat) 'Bluefin'. He is a Native of Kingstown, Clifden, County Galway and grew up fishing lobster in the local area. He has worked for the past 10 years as Marine Engineer on commercial ships such as Oil Tankers, Gas Carriers, and in more recent years on Super Yachts. He is a qualified Skipper and with many years of local cruising experience and many years of Engineering Experience in the commercial shipping world, you could not be in safer hands!
'Bluefin' named after the Bluefin Tuna, is an 8.4m Canopy RIB built by Redbay Stormforce RIBs in Cushendall, County Antrim. They are world renowned boats for their sea keeping abilities and strength.
The boat is Licensed with the Department of Marine, Ireland and fully insured as a Passenger Vessel.
All safety equipment onboard is of the highest quality,
maintained to the highest standards and satisfies all current regulations.
At Wild Atlantic Sea Safari, we show you a different perspective of the beautiful coastline of Connemara and the nearby coastlines of Clare, Galway and Mayo. The area is world famous for it's stunning scenery and wonderful flora and fauna. Bottlenose, Risso's and short beaked Dolphins, Harbour Porpoises, Basking Shark and Seals are commonly seen on this coast along with a host of sea-birds. Other visitors which may be seen on occasion include, fin whales, humpback whales, Minke Whales and Orcas (commonly known as Killer Whales). We have some great walking guides who can tell you every detail of every part of the coastline and Islands, from History and Geography to Culture and Geology and everything in between!!