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Address: Tobermory Pier, Tobermory PA75 6NR, Scotland
Phone Number: 01688302916
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Description: Sea Life Surveys, established over 30 years ago in 1982, was the first and...
Sea Life Surveys, established over 30 years ago in 1982, was the first and is now the most experienced whale watching, porpoise, shark and dolphin watching, marine survey, and education programme in the UK. Establishing the Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust in 1992, Sea Life Surveys is still actively conducting a research programme focused on the Minke whale and contributing directly to marine conservation.
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Excellent afternoon out.

We went out with the crew on Friday 17 th April, we had our two granddaughters with us the trip was magical the crew extremely knowledgeable and they were all really good with the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

We went out with the crew on Friday 17 th April, we had our two granddaughters with us the trip was magical the crew extremely knowledgeable and they were all really good with the kids on board we saw sea eagles, golden eagles, porpoises, seals, red deer, shags and many other sea birds. We had many laughs with the crew... More 

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Bradford
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Three letters could sum up this relatively new cruise ran in partnership with Glengorm castle...WOW but saying so little would be an injustice to what is a magical trip and one I couldn't recommend highly enough. A great combination of boat trip, wildlife walk and food. What more could you want??? Starts off with a 2 hour boat cruise around... More 

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Edinburgh, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We went as a family of four; parents and children, 9 & 6. We did the 7 hour trip during the first week of the Easter Holidays - i.e. very early in their season. We were the only people on board; perhaps people were put off by the long trip early in the season. But it was great to get... More 

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Herts
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109 reviews 109 reviews
23 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

We chanced a 2 hour trip and had a lovely time . This is a professional outfit with informative staff. We are both used to the water but lack the wildlife knowledge. It was a treat to see the Eagles and seal. £30 per person might seem steep for two hours but hey we were on holiday so just budget... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Had a fabulous 5 hour trip full of suprises. i was blown away by the basking sharks .awestruck by the golden eagles amused by the seals the list goes on and on .... and in awe of the experience and knowledge of the crew who did an amazing job of explaining anything we wanted to know.It was nothing but pleasure... More 

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JennySki
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We took a trip with younger children and as it was early on a Sunday there was only us and one other man as passengers which was great. it was a one hour tour of the calmer nearby waters. We saw seals basking on rocks, pulled up a crab net thing/lobster pot, sailed past a salmon farm, saw a sea... More 

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Wakefield, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This company has provided me with some of the most memorable wildlife experiences of my life. I must have been out with them 20 times now (right across the seasons) and have never been disappointed. So many sea birds, Basking Sharks, Minke Whales, Harbour Porpoise, Common Dolphin, White-tailed and Golden Eagles, Common and Grey Seals, plus beautiful scenery, and a... More 

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Essex
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We went on a 7 hour whale watching trip. The crew were so knowledgeable and shared so much information with us, their enthusiasm was awesome. It was a bit choppy but if you stay on the lower deck you will be fine. The weather was very kind to us, warm and sunny for the most part. Lunch was taken in... More 

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Ivinghoe, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

A most fantastic day, including a stop on stunning Coll. Beautiful hot sunny weather, saw dolphins and loads of sea birds. Back next year for some whales!!!

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Hampshire
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13 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Having been recommended Sea Life Surveys by several people, I traveled on two 7 hour trips in early September. Clearly we were fortunate with the weather (the wind was fairly light and the temperature maybe 60-70 Fahrenheit), and lucky with the sightings of both Porpoises and Minke Whales (a first for me for both species), and add this together with... More 

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