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Dolphin Trips Avoch

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Best dolphin trip in the region.

We were planning to go with one of the companies that has RIB boats and were disappointed they were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Rowel81
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In search of dolphins

We took a trip out from Avoch in search of dolphins. We weren't disappointed our guide took us out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fiona H
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High Street | Pierhead, Avoch IV9 8PT, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were planning to go with one of the companies that has RIB boats and were disappointed they were all fully booked. We 'settled' for this as we didn't want to miss the dolphins. Waiting for the departure time the skipper turned out to be...More

Thank Rowel81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a trip out from Avoch in search of dolphins. We weren't disappointed our guide took us out to the waters between Channonry Point and Fort George where we were treated to quite a display from the dolphins in the area! Best hour of...More

Thank Fiona H
Paula T, Owner at Dolphin Trips Avoch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, pleased you enjoyed your trip.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been on this boat many times on our annual trips to this beautiful place. We have never been disappointed and have had some wonderful sightings of dolphins. Last Tuesday we were lucky enough to see Spurtle who was beached a couple of years...More

Thank 891angie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was fun and informative. The dolphins came past us and under us - at one point our guide laughingly told us to be careful not to poke them with our camera lenses. Ten of us on this boat and almost an hour spent seeing...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, informative and excellent. There a a number of trips each day so you can find a time to suit you. There was no rush as the Skipper did his best to pleas his guests. Would recommend using them.

Thank 1200rMan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 2 days of watching dolphins from the shoreline at Chanonry Point, we decided to book a boat trip to allow my younger brother the opportunity to hopefully see them from the water (Thursday 28/06/18 8.00pm trip). Dolphin Trips Avoch had been recommended to us...More

Thank Hazel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was an absolute fantastic experience! We spotted a lot of dolphins and they swam right besides and underneath the boat. There's no better way to see the dolphins that close. The boat is quite small so make sure to make a reservation beforehand.

Thank Jenny F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went out this past Friday at 6pm. We inquired when the best time to see dolphins would be and this was the day and time that he suggested. The captain provided large rain coats to keep us dry. The boat ride lasted about fifty...More

Thank Flower22225
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This trip was great value for money with a skipper who has impressive local knowledge. We almost didn't go out as a slow day for customers but we weren't disappointed. It was a "slow day" for dolphins but we did get great views albeit brief...More

Thank Daz J
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

What an amazing boat trip. We were lucky enough to see many dolphins across the bay. The boat is water jet propelled so no wildlife are harmed by rudders or equipment whilst sailing. It was a shame to see the other ribbed boat speeding directly...More

Thank Vicky R
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