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“From Laga to Tobermory and back on wildlife watch!”

Ardnamurchan Charters
Ranked #2 of 6 things to do in Acharacle
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Owner description: Ardnamurchan Charters is a small family business providing accommodation and a variety of wildlife,fishing and island hoping trips since the mid 90’s. With our self drive boats, charter boat excursions and accommodation (with self drive boats included) we provide safe and varied access to marine activities from and around the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. Charter Boat Excursions, Laurenca II is a MSA code 2, 38ft Aqua Star. Experienced and qualified crew with an abundance of local knowledge. Departing from our base in Laga Bay we can pick up from the Island of Carna, Rahoy and Drimnin by arrangement (depending on excursion). Excursions vary from 2hr trips in the local lochs to full day trips in and around the Inner Hebrides. Exclusive private charters available. ·Marine toilet on board. ·Disabled access. ·All trips are passenger number and weather dependant. ·Booking is essential to ensure the trip runs and to secure your place in advance. ·Fishing equipment sponsored by PENN. ·Teas, coffee and home made soup available. Self Drive Boats provide an opportunity to see local wildlife at your own leisure, with half day and daily hires available. All instruction and safety equipment required is provided. Please visit our website for further reading, information and booking instructions. Hope to see you soon, from all at Ardnamurchan Charters.
Reviewed September 5, 2011

On Friday 19th August, towards the end of our holiday, we booked a boat trip to Tobermory, Mull with Ardnamurchan Charters. We spent about 3 hours exploring Tobermory and on the return journey we sought out any wildlife that was around. We saw porpoises and many seals. Sue and Tom were very friendly and accommodating. The trip was well worth the cost.

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Reviewed August 18, 2011

We took the all day trip from Laga Bay out to the Cairns of Coll then on to Muck. It was brilliant. Tom and Sue were friendly, hospitable and knowledgeable guides who were at pains to ensure everyone had a good time. We saw loads of wildlife at close quarters including minke whales, basking sharks, thousands of manx shearwaters, great skua, porpoises and others. The boat is spacious and comfortable and ideal for the job and although we went out on a beautiful flat calm day it was clear that in both boat and crew we were in safe hands.
J Wallace
(PS our daughters are no longer teenagers but the list of options on the trip advisor site didn't include one to describe our group and that seemed the nearest!).

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Reviewed June 12, 2011

All had a great time (June 2010), Andy and Sue were great guides for the day, saw lots of puffins on Lunga, basking shark outside Fingal's cave and a minke(?) whale on the return journey.
Very highly recommended!

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