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Branta Cruises

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3A Main Road, Brancaster Staithe PE31 8BU, England
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John is amazing

Fantastic knowledge and breathtaking cruise around the island - John is friendly and puts you at... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
inspectorClouseau1
via mobile
Fascinating Trip

John took my husband, our dog, Pip, and I on a fascinating trip to Scolt Head Island. Although we... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Flibbertypippit
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3A Main Road, Brancaster Staithe PE31 8BU, England
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic knowledge and breathtaking cruise around the island - John is friendly and puts you at ease.

1  Thank inspectorClouseau1
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

John took my husband, our dog, Pip, and I on a fascinating trip to Scolt Head Island. Although we didn’t see as much wildlife as we hoped, John was a wealth information and entertaining with it. We all thoroughly enjoyed the trip, including Pip.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

My husband organised thisvtrip for me as a birthday surprise. We set off from Brancaster Staithe at 9.40 and the trip took a little over two hours. We were very fortunate with the weather, and John our "Captain" was an excellent and knowledgeable guide. We...More

Thank Hilary L
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Jon took us out to Scolt Head Island for a fascinating and informative trip. We were able to visit the hut and loved the views from the top of the hill. As we travelled back the sun was setting giving the most beautiful pink sky...More

Thank Stella W
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

This was a very enjoyable and instructive visit by boat to Scolt Head Island. We left at 8 a.m., as dictated by the tides, and spent two and a half hours travelling to the island by boat, seeing the tern colony, going up the creeks...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

We are regular visitors to North Norfolk, but this was our first trip on a boat out from Brancaster Staithe. A hugely enjoyable trip for my wife and I and our daughter, much enhanced by Jon's extensive knowledge of the local geography and wildlife. Especially...More

1  Thank martinerring
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

See more of the coast and local wildlife with a Branta Cruise. Simply excellent. Great value and a very pleasant skipper.

1  Thank DennisClar
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

This has got to be the highlight of our holiday in North Norfolk. A beautiful trip with a highly knowledgeable and friendly boatman/guide. It doesn't get better than this.

1  Thank mccarthm
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We spent a wonderful sunny morning on the Laura May and headed out across the creaks and waterways for a splendid walk on Scolt Island. Our guide, Jon, was hugely knowledgeable about the history of the area, the bird life and plant life. Great value,...More

Thank Keithg66
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Yesterday Jon took myself, my sister, my son, daughter and two quite well behaved daschunds out to Scolt Head Island. It was a magical trip and Jon's wonderful approach hugely added to the beauty and serenity of this delightful corner of the world. Jon got...More

Thank RobinSwift
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Response from Shelagh M | Reviewed this property |
Phone Jon at Branta Cruises on 01485 211132 or 07775728904 a day or couple of days before you want to go. It's really worth going on.
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