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Go to St Kilda

Uig Pier | Isle of Skye, Uig IV51 9XX, Scotland
+44 7789 914144
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Uninhabited Islands tour - outstanding!

I got back from this tour on 20 September after spending four fantastic days with Derek, Niki and... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Tpbholm
Dream come true: a visit to st Kilda

For several years I've dreamed of visiting st Kilda ...fascinated by its history, past culture... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
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Visit Scotland 5 Star Day trips to St Kilda from Uig on Isle of Skye. St Kilda is accredited with dual World Heritage status for wildlife and culture - one of only 29 Global sites with this status. St Kilda is home to GB's tallest sea cliffs, tallest sea stacs, one of the largest gannet colonies in Northern Europe and huge puffin colony. Wildlife sightings on our trips have included dolphins, basking sharks, minke whales, orcas and more.
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Uig Pier | Isle of Skye, Uig IV51 9XX, Scotland
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

I got back from this tour on 20 September after spending four fantastic days with Derek, Niki and Ian from Go To St Kilda and 6 other travellers. After a days delay due to weather we managed to land on Hirta, but couldn't camp. The...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

For several years I've dreamed of visiting st Kilda ...fascinated by its history, past culture , and geography. Thanks to GoToStKilda, it happened last month. I can't praise enough the professionalism and organisational skills of this small company. Getting to st Kilda involves a 4...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

I went on a day trip to St Kilda at the end of August. Everything about Go to St Kilda was professional, well organised and carefully thought about. Yet they remain an incredibly friendly and personable small company with knowledgeable and lovely staff. I was...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

SUMMARY Wonderful trip, excellently led by Nicky & Andy, spectacular birds, extraordinary place though living there must have been very hard. DETAIL Booked for Friday but changeable winds led to deferrals. So we waited. GoToStKilda worked hard to rearrange and kept us updated. Eventually went...More

Thank Brendan B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Since I heard about St. Kilda for the first time a year ago, the thoughts of going there did not let me go. So I booked a trip with "Go to St. Kilda". And if I go.... why not stay 2 nights on the campsite???...More

Thank macoooy
Derek G, Public Relations Manager at Go to St Kilda, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Macoooy, Thank you for your great review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your camping trip on St Kilda and felt well looked after by the team. Best wishes, Nicola

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Derek and Carole Gordon and all staff were outstandingly friendly and supportive of my "business trip" to St Kilda, as a radio journalist working on a documentary. It couldn't have been better and I am very grateful to all of them. Their help included meeting...More

Thank radiomann2017
Derek G, Public Relations Manager at Go to St Kilda, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Radiomann2017, Thanks for your review, It sounds like Derek and Carole took really good care of you. Its great that you enjoyed the camping trip so much, and the views of the birds and the cliffs. Best wishes, Nicola

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Went with a friend to celebrate a significant birthday and was fully expecting to be bowled over by St. Kilda but didn't anticipate the commitment and professionalism of the crew, We left Uig pier bang on time after a thorough safety briefing expecting to be...More

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Derek G, Public Relations Manager at Go to St Kilda, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Gillian, Thanks for taking the time to write us a review, We very pleased to hear that you felt well looked after on your day out with us and that you enjoyed the guided walk so much too! The sighting of the Rissos Dolphins was...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Two weeks before I travelled to St Kilda I was lucky enough to go on a cruise and complete a life long ambition by visiting Athens, Malta and the Greek isles. I toured the Acropolis, Parthenon, Olympia, Palace of Knossos etc and they were all...More

1  Thank reilly888
Derek G, Public Relations Manager at Go to St Kilda, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Reilly888, Thanks for your great review, We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip out with us so much and found st kilda such a wonderful place to visit! It sounds like you have had a real adventure! Best wishes, Nicola

Reviewed 28 August 2017

Fantastic trip. Fabulous guides and boat handling by Nicky and Andy. The island of Hirta is remarkable and every bit as interesting and atmospheric as I had hoped. The trip around the other nearby islands/stacs (Dun, Boreray, Stac Lee and Stac An Armin) was a...More

Thank Jim C
Derek G, Public Relations Manager at Go to St Kilda, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Jim, Thanks for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you found St Kilda lived up to your expectations, the village does have an indescribable feeling to it, and photos certainly don't do it any justice! Best wishes, Nicola

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic experience which i would highly recommend to anyone, Andy and Nicola 2 awesome hosts who couldn't have been nicer and more helpful,Will certainly be coming back again in future.23,8,17

Thank AlanGowans009
Derek G, Public Relations Manager at Go to St Kilda, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Alan, Thanks for taking the time to write a review, We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your day out and would recommend the trip to others. Thank you for saying that Andy and I were good hosts too! Best wishes, Nicola

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bikracer
25 August 2017|
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Response from Derek G | Property representative |
Bikracer, Thanks for your question, day trips for visiting St Kilda with 'Go To St Kilda' finish on the 13th of September, mainly due to daylight hours and it being such a long day. So unfortunatly your dates are abit too... More
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scienceteach28
11 October 2016|
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Response from Derek G | Property representative |
scienceteach28, Thanks for your question, I can see it has been answered very well from the above responses. On our trips we do provide a complimentary 'Adventure Guide' with recommendations on walks to do on Hirta, plus... More
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Herbertoo
1 June 2015|
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Response from Derek G | Property representative |
Scottish Natural Heritage work in partnership with National Trist for Scotland to further the continuing programme of conservation and research on the Islands of St Kilda. One of the protective measures they have in place is... More
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