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Plockton Seal Trips

32 Harbour Street | Plockton Harbour Quay, Plockton IV52 8TN, Scotland
01599 544306
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Plockton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours, Adventure
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Inverurie, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We went up to Plockton for a day trip while on holiday and went out on the Sula Mhor with Callum, who made it a very special experience! The trip is supposed to last an hour, but on the way out we spotted an otter, so went over for a closer look, before heading off to the seals. Having seen... More

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Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This is a must do while in Plockton! Short excursion includes seal observation and beautiful views of the loch and valley.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I have to say we really enjoyed this trip. Very, very welcoming. Blankets offered and Calum chatted happily with everyone. What a lovely guy he is! Also, he has a lot of knowledge of the area and told fun stories. He included the children which I thought was really nice. Even after our trip he offered my mother in law... More

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Ayrshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Very welcoming, blankets provided, great patter and excellent value. Everyone was included in conversations and excellent information as tour progressed. Boat comfortable and hot drinks available if needed. Calum is a gem.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The crew are excellent. Very helpful with (much needed) blankets and happy to chat with the visitors. Captain Calum has lots of knowledge of the area shared with fun stories.

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Hull, East Yorkshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Like it says on the tin, see seals or you don't pay, no guarrantess but at the least you get a free boat ride- you can't and won't get fairer than that. We've been on a few seal trips with Callum, I haven't personally - not a good sailor (!), plenty of seals have been each time. Callum is a... More

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lockerbie
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8 reviews 8 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

we went out on this trip on sunday 28th september it was very calm and sunny the captain and crew very informative and entertaining we saw loads of seals and the trip lasted about an hour and a half if i was ever there again i would definately do it again

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

I couldn't agree more with all of the other reviews! We loved this trip not just because of the seals but also due to the spectacular scenery and the great company. You can tell when somebody loves what they do and that really showed from the start. It was great fun and a really lovely atmosphere! It lasts about an... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We saw seals! Not many due to the weather and time of year but we did! Calum and Douglas were excellent, funny guides happy to answer questions. And very exciting to see the actual inspiration for J.M. Barrie's "Island of Lost Boys." The drive to Plockton from Kyle was worth it alone! Highly recommend the seal tour!

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Perth
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

So glad we took the trip while we were in Plockton, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Met some lovely people on the boat, saw many seals and the views were out of this world.

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