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Go to St Kilda

Stein Jetty, Waternish IV55 8GA, Scotland
+44 7789 914144
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Whatever you expect, it will be different

Many thanks to Harvey and Willie for guiding us on a wonderful one-day visit to St. Kilda on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DorcasLoone
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Rovaniemi, Finland
6th August Trip to St Kilda A 'tick' off the bucket list.

It has been a trip I have dreamed of doing for so long. Don't just think about, do it. Book well in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elsie W
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Visit Scotland 5 Star Day trips to St Kilda from Stein, Waternish on Isle of Skye. St Kilda is accredited with dual World Heritage status for wildlife and culture - one of only 29 Global sites with this status. St Kilda is home to GB's tallest sea cliffs, tallest sea stacs, one of the largest gannet colonies in Northern Europe and huge puffin colony. Wildlife sightings on our trips have included dolphins, basking sharks, minke whales, orcas and more.
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Stein Jetty, Waternish IV55 8GA, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Many thanks to Harvey and Willie for guiding us on a wonderful one-day visit to St. Kilda on Saturday 28th July 2018. There is no photo I have ever seen of St. Kilda that does it justice, and words don't do the journey justice, but...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has been a trip I have dreamed of doing for so long. Don't just think about, do it. Book well in advance and be prepared to not sail on your planned day. On checking the GTSK web sight the night before I travelled I...More

Thank Elsie W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been reading about St Kildan history for many years and had never thought to look into actually sailing there. So, I was delighted to book a place with GTSK on the 6th August. I had heard the crossing could be very choppy and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent trip out to St.Kilda, with loads of memorable events along the way. We saw a pod of Common Dolphins on the way back, and a Minke whale too - amazing experiences! St.Kilda itself was incredible and the whole experience was made even more...More

2  Thank Emma S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can highly recommend GTSK to take you across the sea to St Kilda. Will and Harvey are a hoot and make an excellent crew, always conscious of safety, happy to have a laugh and both full of knowledge for these beautiful islands. When we...More

1  Thank kilda_girl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Harvey and Willie/Willie and Harvey, the best double act ever! Both highly trained, safety first in mind but with a keen sense of fun. It was great to learn about the island from them as well as find out about their skills in taking care...More

1  Thank MG1960
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out, early start but well worth making the effort, our guides Harvey and Will were very personable and knowledgeable, took safety very seriously and had a great enthusiasm of St Kilda. They went out of there way to make you feel nothing was...More

1  Thank vanessa s
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Sister and I had a purpose in going to St Kilda. Our father had been stationed there in the late 1960s whilst in the REME and loved the island.Sadly both our parents died at the start of this year and we wanted to fulfill...More

3  Thank Hysloph
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unique experience in celebration of my husbands 60th. Having read many books on St Kilda and talked about it for years the family decided this would be his dream destination and treated him for his birthday. Having survived the crossing of The Minch painlessly with...More

2  Thank toughfamily
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing, awesome... We do indeed inhabit a small corner of a very large blue planet. Basking sharks, minke whale, seabirds in their thousands and, if that's not enough, 5000 years of history (give or take) St Kilda is a renowned dual world heritage site and...More

1  Thank Phil H
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PeterCGates
29 June 2018|
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Response from Derek L | Reviewed this property |
I think you are being a little disingenuous, 26 bucks would not get you much these days. For sure 260 appears, on the surface, a lot. However, what a trip, utterly fantastic and to a part of Scotland that is unspoilt... More
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11 June 2018|
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Response from twoboysdad | Reviewed this property |
Use the company go to st Kilda They go from Skye to st Kilda in 4 hours by fast boat
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bikracer
25 August 2017|
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Response from Kenneth M | Property representative |
Bikracer, Thanks for your question, day trips for visiting St Kilda with 'Go To St Kilda' finish on the 13th of September, mainly due to daylight hours and it being such a long day. So unfortunatly your dates are abit too... More
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