Craignish Cruises offer guided Corryvreckan Whirlpool, wildlife, and whale watching boat trips on the purpose built 12 meter catamaran Sea Leopard 11
A member of Wild Scotland and a W.I.S.E accredited wildlife safe operator, Craignish Cruises offer two, three, and four hour trips, day tours and private charters.
Facilities on-board include a heated wheelhouse with passenger seating, toilet, and complimentary hot and cold drinks with shortbread.
From Ardfern at Loch Craignish you can board Venturer for a memorable cruise through the spectacular scenery and abundant wildlife of the Sound of Jura and the Firth of Lorn Special Conservation Area.
The Gulf of Corryvreckan is the world's third largest whirlpool, and Craignish Cruises run regular trips to view this spectacle. See www.whirlpool-scotland.co.uk for more information on the whirlpool and the best dates to visit the maelstrom.
On most trips, you may be able to spot seals, porpoise, sea eagles, red deer, and an abundance of sea birds. If you are lucky you me even see a golden eagle, otter, dolphin, minke whale, or basking shark.
Lindsay Johnston first started running boat trips from Ardfern in 1977 and has 40 years sailing experience including two Atlantic crossings. Having lived in Argyll most of his working life, he has considerable knowledge of the area and it's wildlife. He has also worked as a countryside ranger and outdoor leader.,