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Isle of Barra, United Kingdom

Barra Snorkel Safari
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Reviewed July 13, 2015

I recently contacted Stephen , the owner , who informed me that they are no longer in operation. He is moving to Australia to do Snorkel Safaris there. He was very helpful and gave me advice on where to go with my young grandchildren for...More

Date of experience: July 2015
5  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed August 13, 2014

Just returned from a wonderful safari on a dull day on Barra. What a treat! Stephen is a great guide and patiently took two complete novices on a magical experience. Didn't matter about the weather at all. The world under the surface of the sea...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed July 16, 2014

We had snorkelled before in warmer waters so were unsure what to expect in the Atlantic! Fantastic time had by all of us (even the 15 year old!). Steven made us all feel confident from the start and stayed with our younger son in the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Richard016
Reviewed July 11, 2014

Family of 5 with almost no experience. Stephen was fantastic, with the experience of being a commercial diver and the personality to enthuse even my teenage son. Enjoyed the experience greatly and will now consider trying it again on holidays having got confident and moderately...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank helliedoc
Reviewed June 22, 2014

A big thank you to Stephen for his great tuition and a fun morning snorkeling along the East side of Vatersay Causeway. We felt safe and reassured even though we had never done this before and there was plenty of time to get used to...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Helen W
Reviewed June 2, 2014

We took two kids, 7 and 10. Steve and Sam really went out of their way to make sure that everyone had a great time, with Sam taking care of the youngest while everyone else was off doing something else. When we came back, he...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Jimbocz
Reviewed August 27, 2013

The shore snorkling is well worth the money. You can see amazingly much right under the pier. The people running this service are very friendly and professionals. The boat session was a slight disappointment because someone scared the seals away. But this happens. I'd definitely...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank kivalaatikko
Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

We booked the shore session to learn a little bit first then the trip out in the RIB to swim with seals. Looking down to see a big pair of sealy eyes looking up at me from a few metres away is something I'll never...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank daveandhistravels
Reviewed July 31, 2013

This was the 1st time I have ever done something so exciting .I was a bit nervous but Stephen put me at ease and off we went into the unknown it was just super and I felt very safe and got over the strange feeling...More

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank Maryclare750
Reviewed July 29, 2013

First time in Barra, and this was probably one of the best things I did! Stephen and Simon were so patient and lovely. I am so glad to have done the Snorkeling and would highly recommend it to any age and at any time. You...More

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank Grace G
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