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Forth Sea Safaris

Rock House Pierhead | Pier Head, North Queensferry KY11 1LA, Scotland
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Day on the Forth

1st class service from all the staff involved. Stuart the Skipper very knowledgeable of local areas... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2014
Lesleysmith02
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Strathaven, United Kingdom
Second time out on this awesome trip!

I went out again with Leanne and Stewart last Wednesday (23rd July) and it was even better than the... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2014
Kate G
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Family business providing Sea Safari Tours, Corporate trips, Birthdays, Family trips, Hen and Stag partys as well as trips to local islands & ashes scatterings. Trips can be customised to your requirements. New for 2015 is our 13m catamaran 'Pathfinder' which is available for a more sedate trip on the river complete with a large wheelhouse, tea & coffee facilities and a toilet.
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“day trip” (2 reviews)
“marine” (6 reviews)
“calypso” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rock House Pierhead | Pier Head, North Queensferry KY11 1LA, Scotland
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Reviewed September 23, 2014

1st class service from all the staff involved. Stuart the Skipper very knowledgeable of local areas and pointed out all the islands. Stopped under both Rail and Road bridge to allow our Camera Club group to take photos at different angles. Took us to construction...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2014

I went out again with Leanne and Stewart last Wednesday (23rd July) and it was even better than the first time around! The weather was glorious and the boats were immaculate. There were 24 of us so both boats were out (Vigil and Taeping) and...More

1  Thank Kate G
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Reviewed July 25, 2014

I have to admit that this was a surprise in that it was part of a day visiting the Forth Road Bridge and I, mistakenly, had assume that a boat trip to view the "Bridges" from the sea would be sedate. Not one bit of...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2014

Stewart and Leanne recently took us on a sea safari in the Forth, in spite of the dismal weather everyone had a great time. We saw seals, porpoises, puffins and numerous other birds all ably described by skipper Stewart. In addition we got taken right...More

Thank norman m
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Reviewed July 4, 2014

This boat trip was excellent. We were given life jackets, waterproof clothing and a safety talk before setting out. Stewart took us round the bridges where we took photographs then out to the islands where we explored the abbey and the tunnels. The wildlife was...More

2  Thank Muriel O
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Reviewed September 22, 2013

Had an amazing evening with friends on a river Safari. It was a lovely balmy night and Stuart knew exactly where to take us to catch sight of seals and sea birds. We sailed under the Forth bridges and we're able to see the beginnings...More

1  Thank Weeish
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

Ten of us met at Anstruther Harbour put on the nice waterproof suits and life jackets then set off for the island. We had a lovely look round watching the various wild life. Later we returned to Anstruther for fish and chips. Over all a...More

Thank Stewart F
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

Excellent trip all equipment provided for our safety as well as professional advice and support. An amazing boat which was great, weather good and managed to see seals, puffins and many other sea birds. Would recommend a trip with Forth Sea Safaris to anyone it...More

Thank MarieH1961
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Reviewed April 25, 2013

Had a great time after hiring the boat for my boyfriends 30th Birthday with 10 friends. Took a trip to Inchkeith to explore the ruins and had an awesome ride in the boat with twists and turns on the way. Dropped us off right outside...More

4  Thank Katey T
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Reviewed August 2, 2012

This was an amazing experience led by two fantastic guides. We were picked up in the boat at Newhaven harbour, a pleasant spot about 15 minutes from central Edinburgh by taxi. The boat is amazing with two powerful outboard motors and able to do fun...More

2  Thank Peter S
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brenda_lowe57
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Response from Leanne F | Property representative |
Next trip to Inchekith Island is the 30th of September
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