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Dolphin Trips Avoch

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Fantastic!

What an amazing boat trip. We were lucky enough to see many dolphins across the bay. The boat is... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Vicky R
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A great day to go on a dolphin trip on Avoch

Went on the 11 am trip. The day was clear sunny and beautiful. We were out for several minutes and... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
slcgal
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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
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Went on the 11 am trip. The day was clear sunny and beautiful. We were out for several minutes and then the water went flat and there were dolphins. Swimming along side the boat on their side and looking up at us! It was great....More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

This was my favourite boat trip I've ever been on and I've been in many over the years. The boat was not formal and fancy abd i loved it all the more for that. It wasn't a corporate trip with someone reading a script at...More

Thank Nettles95
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Good trip, starts in a location close to where dolphins are regularly seen. The boat gets there quickly and gives a good deal of time to see the dolphins close to. The skipper is informative with a dry sense of humour. All in all a...More

Thank 1946Patrick
Reviewed 2 May 2018

This dolphin tour was wonderful, and we got to learn a bit about the area in which we were sailing, as well as the dolphins themselves. The captain was very kind and welcoming, and we loved being able to get up close with the dolphins...More

Thank Janet E
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I would definitely recommend this trip, it was great to see dolphins and seals in their natural habitat rather than at the zoo. We were up in the highlands for a weeks holiday and thought it would be a a bit of an Adventure for...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

In the words of my ten year old daughter. We had a great time, saw dolphins and a seal, and enjoyed the trip immensly. Thank you!

Thank Ulrika G
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Had a fantastic time going out to see the dolphins , and we saw dolphins , lots of dolphins ! The captain was very good and very interesting with his knowledge of the area . A previous coment about the boat being old , and...More

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

What a magical experience and one that my two daughters and I will remember for many years to come! We felt so lucky to see so many dolphins and it was fascinating learning about the area from Gwyn. All in all a very special boat...More

Thank anewall
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The trip in itself was awful. Old boat No lifejackets provided Cannot move, allowed to stand stationary only No history provided of buildings and route etc Unable to spot dolphins right under his nose And a very rude and obnoxious man.

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