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Address: Chanonry Ness, Fortrose IV10 8SD, Scotland
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As we were staying at Culloden we make a trip here in the hope of seeing dolphins. We were not disappointed and it was well worth the drive and braving the extremely cold wind. A... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we were staying at Culloden we make a trip here in the hope of seeing dolphins. We were not disappointed and it was well worth the drive and braving the extremely cold wind. A lovely spot for nature lovers.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Wonderful car park to observe the otters /dolphins and many sea birds easy spend all day here with the stunning view across to other parts of the highlands,if in car bring a picnic you won't regret it!

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Auchinleck, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

I go to Chanonry Point as often as I can while visiting the Highlands. It has the most stunning scenery and is a very peaceful place. The real attraction is the chance of seeing dolphins. I have been lucky on every visit and it is magical as you watch the dolphins dive out of the water. If you are going... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Best place to sit and watch dolphins, but be prepared for a wait as they don't come on time. I recommend to bring binoculars and a flask of coffee.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic views and great opportunities to view the Moray Firth dolphins. Take a flask of tea or a hip flask, wrap up warm and wait! Best time to see the dolphins is during the summer months when the salmon are the dolphin's favourite supper! Beautiful all year round, well worth a visit!

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Chantry point is a special place. I have sat there for many hours awaiting the dolphins 🐬 which sometimes appear. When they do it is truly magical. It really is luck if the draw. Always a bracing walk along the beach.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from a weeks stay and went to the point everyday. We saw seals every day and we saw the dolphins twice. It was amazing they were so close,wonderful place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Was a beautiful day , no dolphins seen but great views over the water, beautiful place for picnics. Dogs and children. So relaxing.

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glasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Lovely spot in the highlands relaxing view nice place for walk on an autumn day followed by hot chocolate at The Bistro

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Oldbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

A very popular place for visitors looking for the local Bottle-nosed Dolphins, but also great for close-up views of Grey Seals and seabirds. There is a small car park which can fill up quickly at popular times and a small picnic area. There are no other facilities at the point. Even when the tide is in, you can still walk... More 

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