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Corryvreckan Whirlpool

Scotland
+44 1852 300003
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Sea life tour

We went on their 2 and a half hour trip taking in a mixture of sea life between Crinan And Jura... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
robert g
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glasgow
Well worth a visit and an amazing culdron of water.

Visited the whirlpool by boat and started to access the straight. We turned round within five... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2017
Gordon R
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Glasgow
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A whirlpool in the Corryvreckan gulf which is reachable by boat.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed May 2, 2017

We went on their 2 and a half hour trip taking in a mixture of sea life between Crinan And Jura, but main attraction for me was Corrievrekan whirl pools and just visible two pairs of Sea Eagles still on the nest. The owner pilot...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2017

Visited the whirlpool by boat and started to access the straight. We turned round within five minutes as it is 'huge.'

1  Thank Gordon R
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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

What a place! Have been there 3 times now, being buzzed by a Herc was a surprise... An excellent path there by Jura standards i.e. hardly visible

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Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

We travelled with a company called Sea Fari. What a fantastic trip and well worth the money. The company kit you out with oilskins and life jacket. All you need is to wrap up warm, a pair of wellies and a woolly hat and you're...More

2  Thank Orla H
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Went with seafari would recommend them most highly excellent boats knowledgable crew, what can I say it is one of the most fantastic things I have seen the whirlpools formed dissipated and formed again and all the while the Crew were spotting more. You need...More

2  Thank fieldarcher
Reviewed August 12, 2016

We took an early evening sail through this on our 33 foot boat and had a lot of fun. We went West to East (The easy route with no standing wave) on an Ebb tide and at one point had 5 knots boat speed and...More

Thank Colm F
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We were fortunate enough to travel through the Corryvreckan in our sea kayaks whilst paddling around Jura. The location is truly spectacular with the currents squeezed through the gap between Jura and Scarba to the north. We timed our journey though to coincide with slack...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We bobbed about got 2.5 hours and saw some things in the distance. I think if you are a knowledgeable Scottish wildlife enthusiast then this might be the trip for you. If you want to learn about Scottish wildlife then Google it before you go....More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Niko took us through here in his nice powerboat: unforgettable and highly recommended. Niko needed all 700 horses in his boat to give us the experience of a lifetime.

2  Thank Eric C
Reviewed June 10, 2016

My partner and I went out on a boat trip with Sandy Campbell who runs Venture West tours to the Corryvreckan Whirlpool. We paid £70 for the trip and it was spectacular ! Sandy is a lovely guy who takes pride in providing a unique...More

Thank Scottish21
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