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Bluff Cove Lagoon

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Penguin paradise and lovely people too!

So glad we choose this trip while on the Falklands. Coach and jeep to get to the cove and then... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tour160800
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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Unquestionably the best tour on the island

Depending on your group size you can either take a Mini bus or Defender to Bluff Clove...a 15... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AntsYorkshire
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United Kingdom
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The Lagoon on our ranch, Bluff Cove, is home to 3,000 Gentoo Penguins, a growing colony of King Penguins, and an abundance of other spectacular wildlife on a beautiful wilderness beach only reached by our 4x4 vehicles. Home-baking and delicious...more
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Bluff Cove Farm, East Falkland F1QQ 1ZZ, Falkland Islands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we choose this trip while on the Falklands. Coach and jeep to get to the cove and then - penguins everywhere! Would like to have stayed a bit longer but appreciate when cruise ships call many visitors want to make the visit to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Depending on your group size you can either take a Mini bus or Defender to Bluff Clove...a 15 minute drive out you’ll turn off towards BC. Down a purpose built track to a large parking site before you need the capabilities of worlds greatest off...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank AntsYorkshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were met at the cruise ship tender dock and grouped up glass shelter. We were told we would be sent out in a van holding 16, and then into 4 vehicles, 4x4 with 4 each. Tip- ask to sit in the front of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a tour from the cruise ship to Bluff Cove. It was a highlight of our trip. We were taken by van to the farm owned by Bluff Cove. On the way the driver provided information about life in the Falkland Islands. We transferred...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Imagine thousands of penguins milling around you. This is what it is like at Bluff Cove. There is a spectacular beach and the unforgettable homemade snacks in the restaurant. The tea and snacks were all included. The gift shop was kind of pricey but had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank LAtraveler36542
Reviewed August 24, 2018

We had to go in a 4x4 on rough terrain for about 20 minutes to see the penguins. The day was cold and windy. When you get to the location where the penguins are , they are so interesting to watch. There was baby penguins....More

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank Farmgirl_likestravel
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Fantastic tour with so many penguins, even some babies. They are all around you, but areas marked off with flags to allow the penguins' their space. Small café and nice souvenir shop.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mifawy
Reviewed June 18, 2018

There are so many penguins! Gentoo, King and Magellanic buy the hundreds. You can get great photos if you will be still and let them come to you! It's VERY COLD though.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Awesome, awesome, awesome. If you are a penguin lover, you are in penguins heaven. Awesome . There are lots of penguins, you are right there with them. The ride to the place is very scenic. The high tea and desserts they serve you are amazing....More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank claudia b
Reviewed May 21, 2018

I desperately wanted to take this tour but I also have severe lower back issues (2 lumbar fusions and a collection of titanium). Every review and description I read about this tour warned against me going. And with good reason. But I eventually decided I...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Collin W
November 20, 2018|
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Response from AntsYorkshire | Reviewed this property |
The first nests were washed away in a storm so the chicks will be later hatching this year
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janey536
May 9, 2018|
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Response from Traveller-vp | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we did go on the tour with cruise ship, as it was more convenient and not much more expensive than to book with locals. Our was expedition ship with 400 passengers, but it was still a busy schedule for several groups... More
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