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Shetland Wildlife

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Windy Stacks | Quendale, Sumburgh ZE2 9JD, Scotland
+44 1950 460939
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Walkabout the Beautiful Shetland

This was one of the best vacations I ever had. It was a perfect week between the sheer, breath... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2017
daniela12017
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Phoenix, Arizona
Orcas, Otters &Puffins!

We had a wonderful week of walks with Shetland Wildlife guide Mick Durham. We saw Orcas, otters... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2017
suewilliams130
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Six Mile, South Carolina
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With over 20 years of experience we are the No.1 choice for birding, mammal-watching, botanical, photographic & walking holidays in Shetland. We are also the only award-winning eco-tourism holiday business resident in Shetland. Visit us online - our site is packed with wild ideas and a choice of 40 wildlife-filled holidays. Day tours plus tailor-made & bespoke packages also arranged for individuals / groups plus boat trips, exclusive hide photography and wildlife sound recording. We also operate a portfolio of wildlife-watching and photography holidays overseas to Finland, Norway, France, Spain, Poland and Hungary. Fully Bonded by the CAA: ATOL 9151.
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

This was one of the best vacations I ever had. It was a perfect week between the sheer, breath taking beauty of nature coupled with very helpful and knowledgeable guide and leader of our little group Mick Durham (great photographer). We walked every day, rain...More

Thank daniela12017
Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review and share your experience of your week with Shetland Wildlife. We really appreciate your comments and are delighted you had an enjoyable trip with us. As the only award-winning wildlife holiday company in...More

Reviewed July 31, 2017

We had a wonderful week of walks with Shetland Wildlife guide Mick Durham. We saw Orcas, otters, puffins as well as seals, numerous other birds, archeological sites, rare and endemic plants. Mick is an award winning wildlife photographer and is always able to help his...More

Thank suewilliams130
Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife. We are truly delighted to read your comments. I will pass on your words to Mick who will be delighted to read them. We sincerely hope...More

Reviewed July 31, 2017

My dad and I just came back to Norway from a lovely week of walking around Shetland organised by Shetland Wildlife. Not only is Shetland stunningly beautiful, but the walking tour was really well organised from the point of booking all the way through to...More

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Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife. Our business prides itself on the quality and all-round skills of our guides and we are delighted to read your comments. I will certainly pass on...More

Reviewed July 25, 2017

Great fortnight spent on Shetland, what a fantastic place! Enjoyed every minute of each and every day. Days packed full of outdoor experiences ranging from a boat trip in the middle of the night to the ancient Mousa broch to watch storm petrels coming in...More

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Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife, Our business prides itself on the quality and all-round skills of our naturalist guides and the relationship we have with our associates. We are truly delighted...More

Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Had the most wonderful week in Shetland. Tim our guide shared his knowledge on wildlife and got me, an non birder, interested in birdwatching. Hope to come back on another trip.More

Thank Anita w
Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife. We are truly delighted to read your comments. I will pass on your words to Tim who will be delighted to read them. Thank you once...More

Reviewed July 19, 2017

We had a fantastic week on the “Ultimate Shetland” holiday with Shetland Wildlife. From the initial booking to the end of the trip we experienced a friendly and professional service. Our group of 11, plus guide Tim, included people from a variety of interesting backgrounds,...More

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Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife. Our business prides itself on the quality and all-round skills of our naturalist guides and we are delighted to read your comments. I will certainly pass...More

Reviewed July 16, 2017

We had a great "Ultimate Shetland" week. Guide Tim - who we'd met as a fellow guest seven years ago on a whale-watching trip in Baja California and who remembered us both - couldn't have done more for the group, sharing his knowledge, enthusiasm, photographic...More

1  Thank CathyRhino
Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife. Our business prides itself on the quality and all-round skills of our naturalist guides and we are delighted to read your comments. I will certainly pass...More

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Just returned from our first trip to Shetland with Shetland Wildlife. We had a brilliant week, loads of wildlife - otters, seals, red-necked phalarope, gannets to name a few. Everything ran very smoothly with great accommodation, service and food. Boat trips with Mousa Boat were...More

1  Thank Deb E
Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife. Our business prides itself on the quality and all-round skills of our naturalist guides and we are delighted to read your comments. I will certainly pass...More

Reviewed July 8, 2017

We have just returned from the Ultimate Shetland trip, having had a fabulous week with Shetland Wildlife. Great guide (Tim - agree with all the other lovely comments in reviews, infectious enthusiasm, very hard working, full of information and great fun to boot!), great company...More

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Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience of travelling with Shetland Wildlife. Our business prides itself on the quality and all-round skills of our naturalist guides and we are delighted to read your comments. I will certainly pass...More

Reviewed July 5, 2017

Our first visit to Shetland and we had a brilliant week with Shetland Wildlife. Everything was arranged to run like clockwork, and we visited stunning locations seeing a great variety of wildlife. Our guide Tim was very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humour,...More

1  Thank Neil B
Hugh H, Owner at Shetland Wildlife, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share the experience of your trip with Shetland Wildlife! We really appreciate your comments and are delighted you had a successful trip with us. As the only award-winning wildlife holiday company in Shetland, we...More

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banda61
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Hello. I'm afraid we are fully booked for 4 September 2017.
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saunders303
April 29, 2017|
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I'm afraid we are already fully booked for that day.
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Hi - I'm afraid we are fully booked for that date. In future best to email us via our website
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