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Islay Sea Adventures

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| Port Ellen Marina, Port Ellen PA42 7DX, Scotland
+44 1496 300129
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Corryvreckan trip

The Corryvreckan trip was out of Port Askaig and can't recommend too highly. As three 70+ ladies we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TRAVELLINGGRANNIES3
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Helensburgh, United Kingdom
Great tour.

My friends went to Laphroiag Distillery, but I decided to go with my wife on this sea tour that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gary W
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Based in Port Ellen Experience the unmissable marine life of the Island of Islay, including Islay's European Special Area of Conservation only viewable from the sea. As well as wildlife trips we also provide fishing trips, private charter and scuba diving trips to over 95 of Islay's 250 wrecks (experienced divers only). Please contact us for prices and availability. Whisky distillery tours have a look at your favourite distillery from the sea
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“mackerel” (8 reviews)
“wildlife trip” (5 reviews)
“pollock” (4 reviews)
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| Port Ellen Marina, Port Ellen PA42 7DX, Scotland
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+44 1496 300129
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"great trip"
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"wild goats"
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"trip round"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Corryvreckan trip was out of Port Askaig and can't recommend too highly. As three 70+ ladies we had strong reservations about getting on the the RIB, but agreed afterwards that nothing else could have given us such an amazing trip. Gus was a fantastic...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends went to Laphroiag Distillery, but I decided to go with my wife on this sea tour that left from a very convenient location in Port Ellen. Captain Harold was an excellent tour guide, keeping the four couples on the trip amused and entertained...More

Thank Gary W
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This is a must do! We had a great trip round from port Ellen to MacArthur's head and stopped off at lots of bays and point of interest along the way. Good boat, great tour guide and we had great weather 😀 Gus was a...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great morning on the Sea Dancer looking at the rugged coast line around Port Ellen from the sea. We saw Dolphins and loads of seals and the famous distilleries. The crew of two were great entertainment and because there were only 5...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

We spent a very pleasant sunny afternoon on this trip. There were lots of seals but sadly no otters or dolphins on our trip but the crew were very informative and even supplied a "wee dram" and sweeties when we moored up in a small...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Spent Easter holidays on Islay with our two small boys aged 5 and 3 . We decided to book the Wildlife Trip with Islay Sea Adventures. We were greeted at the pier by their really friendly team. We were taken out on the short rib...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great boat trip around the Islay coast . Lovely hosts Harold and Alex took us to spot some wildlife . Despite it being a drizzly day we saw deer ( they swim to islands)! And dolphins playing alongside the boat . Marvellous...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

I love Islay and I've been on many occasions now, but I didn't realise that I'd been missing out on many of it's best sights until I was advised by our hosts at Glenegedale house to try Islay Sea Adventures. We took an afternoon trip...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is our third trip with Islay Sea Adventures and once again we were not disappointed. This time the weather wasn;t great and we saw less wildlife than on previous trips but it doesn't matter. The team, Rebecca in the office coordinating things, Gus on...More

2  Thank PointyF
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Four children and four adults had the chance to finish our week's holiday with an outing run by Islay Sea Adventures; and it proved to be the highlight of the week for all concerned! Colonies of seals, deer, lobsters and wild goats were only some...More

Thank Steve R
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