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Carinish | Isle of North Uist, Scotland
+44 1876 580619
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Brilliant wildlife viewing in a special place

Steve will take you to the best spots in the Uists and Benbecula to view a wonderful range of bird... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bob T
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Midsummer and Mingulay Special

We have travelled to various destinations for bird watching experiences but have never enjoyed a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joan H
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Bird and general wildlife tours in Uist and Benbecula. Otter watching and latest bird sightings throughout the Outer Hebrides. Bird Tours also to other parts of Scotland: Shetland, Orkney and Islay as well as tours to Spain and Estonia
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Carinish | Isle of North Uist, Scotland
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+44 1876 580619
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Steve will take you to the best spots in the Uists and Benbecula to view a wonderful range of bird species, flowers,moths and butterflies. We saw 100 birds in our week that was blessed with much sun and a particular highlight was a trip to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have travelled to various destinations for bird watching experiences but have never enjoyed a trip as much as this one. Steve is an experienced guide with a wealth of knowledge but unlike many guides he dedicates his time to giving the traveller the experience...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Steve really knows his stuff - where to find birds identifying them and pointing them with commentary in his classic Burnley accent!

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We went on the minimum size day tour of 2 people at a cost of £55 per person. Starts at 9am and finishes shortly before 5pm. Collection from holiday accommodation on North Uist or Benbecula. Take your own food and drink. Steve Duffield is very...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Steve really knows his patch and what's on it, yet carries his expertise lightly, casually remarking on some tiny insect or plant along with drawing attention to eagles. You don't need to be a wildlife enthusiast -- the non-expert will have an enjoyable guided tour...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Steve's groups are small which suited us well. He is so knowledgeable about anything in the wild and has a superb way of putting all this over making everyone feel inclusive whether you are a beginner birder like most of us in the group or...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Steve Duffield who runs the days / tour is a real expert in Birds, Flora, Moths, etc and knows exactly where to find them. All I can say is we have been out with Steve before and would happily do so again. If on a...More

Thank Fargo2016
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Steve Duffield is an expert birder and knows the best birding spots throughout the Uists. We saw numerous resident and migrating bird species. In our 3 days of birding we covered most of N. Uist, Berneray, Benbecula, and half of S. Uist. Many of the...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had a great day out with Steve. I am not a big birdwatcher but my partner is but he managed to keep both of us really happy. Steve prepared lunch for us which we really enjoyed – Eggs from his own chickens and great...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We had a brilliant day out with Steve. He was friendly, very knowledgeable and helpful. We were lucky with the weather but we saw all the local birds of prey, as well as otters and seals. We saw both golden and white tailed Eagles. We...More

Thank Alison R
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