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We went for a 2 h tour with Seafari Adventures and got to see seals, dolphins, falcons and deer on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Arielle L
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Wow!

Our second trip so far this year, and as always, it was spectacular. Seals, wild goats, deer, wild... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lyndsay A
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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Seafari Adventures are Oban's 5* Visit Scotland marine wildlife tour operator. Based in Easdale, 16 miles south of Oban they have a fleet of powerful RIBs which are purpose designed and built to ensure you maximum viewing opportunities. Tours depart...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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B844 | Southwest of Oban, Seil Island, Ellenabeich PA34 4RF, Scotland
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+44 1852 300003
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went for a 2 h tour with Seafari Adventures and got to see seals, dolphins, falcons and deer on an amazing bright day. Beware that even when the sun is out it is still very cold under those warerproof suits, so take your warm...More

Thank Arielle L
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Arielle - thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review - we really appreciate your comments and are so proud of your remarks. Hopefully we can get you out on a Whirlpool Special sometime in the future. Once again, thank you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Our second trip so far this year, and as always, it was spectacular. Seals, wild goats, deer, wild boar, otters, a juvenile white tailed sea eagle were amongst the wildlife we saw. Out to the islands, through the grey dogs to the whirlpools of the...More

Thank Lyndsay A
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you again Lyndsay - always good to welcome back returning customers and so pleased you had a great time again - thanks for recommending us.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had this amazing afternoon thanks to the enthousiast and very helpfull guides of Seafari adventures. It is amazinf to see all these beautiful creatures, we spotted solphins, seals, an eagle, a beautiful deer at the shore of an island and all kind of birds.

Thank NvD24
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for submitting a review ! We are so pleased you had a great time out with us - many thanks for recommending us !

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thank you for a truly stunning tour last week. We went on the whale and wildlife tour, and I can honestly say I’ve been blown away by the beauty of the sealing there. We did see any whales sadly, they had decided to go somewhere...More

1  Thank Adela A
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Adela - many thanks for taking the time to submit a review. We are so pleased you were blown away by the experience .... and getting the dolphins was a bonus ! Hopefully see you again soon. Thank you for recommending us.

Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently spent a week in Ellenabeich & booked the three tours with Seafari. The fast Ribs covered the distances rapidly and there was a great variety of wildlife on view including a fledgling Sea Eagle on Scarba which had recently left its nest. Information...More

Thank John O
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

John, thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review after your week here in Ellenabeich. We are so pleased you enjoyed your trips out with us and thank you for recommending us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of fun in an open RIB. Fast, and a bit wet, but waterproofs and binoculars supplied. Expert skipper, felt absolutely safe the whole trip. Incredible views, lots of wildlife. Very interesting commentary from the crew. Well worth the money. Beautiful views during the drive...More

Thank thehutch2016
SeafariAdventures, Owner at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to give such a positive review, and so glad you had such a good time. The journey down to Easdale is lovely but like you say the road is a trifle winding.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the Corryvreckan wildlife trip with my two teenage sons - best experience we’ve had and on a par with visiting the puffins at Lunga. We were so lucky to see the wildlife we did but even if we hadn’t the trip on the...More

Thank Fiona K
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Fiona - thank you so much for taking the time to write this detailed review - we are so pleased you find the experience "utterly amazing" ! When we encounter dolphins on our tours it is always a good bonus ! Many thanks for recommending...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the Corryvreckan Wildlife tour yesterday and had the best time of our lives! The boatride was great fun because of the speed and the excitement. The guide was an excellent storyteller which improved the fun even more. We even saw a group...More

Thank Marianne W
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Marianne for taking the time to submit a review - we are so pleased you had the best time of your lives with us ! Getting dolphins was certainly a bonus ! Many thanks for recommending us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I booked tickets for the Corryvreckan Wildlife Tour (2 hours) online just the day before. Booking was easy via the website and we received a confirmation email immediately. When we arrived for the trip we were impressed by how professional and well-coordinated...More

Thank andylawes
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for submitting a review Andy - the whole team appreciate it when our passengers take the time to write a review. We are so pleased you felt it was a fantastic experience and getting dolphins is always a bonus ! Many thanks for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff were lovely and very knowledgeable of the area. The trip itself was great fun and the boat went at some speed. We saw seals, porpoises, eagles and the usual wildlife. Learning about the different islands was interesting. We also saw some whirlpools but...More

1  Thank Fiona L
SeafariAdventures, General Manager at Seafari Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Fiona for taking the time to submit a review - we are so pleased you had great fun out with us and we hope to see you on a Whirlpool Special next time ! Thank you for recommending us.

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gpiperiga
29 June 2018|
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Response from GCBPendle | Reviewed this property |
If you look at Seafari Oban website, it shows you the days and times that their trips are available. It cost us £45 each, it does seem expensive but in my opinion worth it. We stayed in Oban and travelled to where The... More
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JacquieFletcher
12 June 2018|
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Response from Sarahlaver | Reviewed this property |
It is a one hour and 45 mins.
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antcoundon
4 August 2017|
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Response from SeafariAdventures | Property representative |
Hi there - the number 418 bus goes from outside the Bank of Scotland which is opposite the railway station - the bus comes to the harbour square in Ellenabeich where we are based. The bus does not run on a Sunday.
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