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Squabbling Gannets At Noss
Noss National Nature Resere © Hugh Harrop

Noss Boat Tours - Afternoon Wildlife Trip Around Noss National Nature Reserve & Bressay (With Underwater Viewing)

From £50 per adult

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April — October

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Afternoon tour around Noss National Nature Reserve & Bressay with live underwater viewing. This is a 3-hour tour departing daily from Victoria Pier in Lerwick, Shetland at 2:15pm.

Seabirds-and-Seals offers you the ultimate wildlife experience with their 3-hour trips around Bressay & Noss National Nature Reserve, where you will get to enjoy Shetland's abundant Seabirds & Seals and the awesome Noss cliffs in the background. The scenic views/geology along the way is absolutely amazing - your experienced tour guide shares wildlife knowledge and also lots of history as you go around Bressay & Noss, quite a few stories to be shared on this tour, from both tour guide and skipper. 

  • You won't believe how close the highly experienced skipper takes you to the 25,000 gannets, thousands of guillemots and hundreds of puffins, razorbills, black guillemots, gulls, shags and skuas.
  • This tour gives you so many photographic opportunities, so remember to come with plenty of camera memory. During the tour – your skipper/guide is always on the lookout for otters and marine animals too.
  • This trip includes ‘Underwater Viewing’ with a remotely controlled tethered mini-submarine, a camera on the submarine feeds live colour video images to display screens in the cabin and on the deck.
  • Live commentary throughout the tour with your experienced guide, which can be heard if sitting outside or inside, so that you never miss a thing.
  • Cruise on M.V Seabird which is a twin engine Catamaran and a fine stable boat, which is absolutely fantastic for viewing/photography. 
  • Max of 12 passengers which is a fine small number, but plenty of room for everyone as ‘Seabird’ has the biggest viewing platform on the fleet . 
  • Toilet on-board, which is much needed after being served refreshments into the trip and especially when out for the full 3-hours. 
  • Seating provided outside on the deck and also inside the heated saloon.   

*Booking strongly advised for this very popular excursion*

Contact details

Seabirds-and-Seals
Victoria Pier
Lerwick
Shetland
Scotland
ZE1 0EL

Key facilities

Pets Welcome Pets Welcome
Accessible Parking and Dropoff Disabled Parking
Starting
Lerwick Mainland, Shetland Shetland
Length
½
Day
Transport
Boat
Type
Small Group (1-16)
Languages
English
Themes
Family Photography Wildlife

Tour prices

From

  • £50 Per Adult
  • £30 Per child
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Prices are subject to change depending on season

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Seabirds-and-Seals

Seabirds-and-Seals offers you the ultimate wildlife experience with their two daily 3-hour trips around Noss National Nature Reserve & Bressay. You will get to enjoy Shetland’s abundant Seabirds & Seals and the views are awesome, giving you photographic opportunities with the awesome Noss cliffs in the background. You won’t believe how close we’ll take you to the 25,000 gannets, thousands of guillemots and hundreds of puffins, razorbills, black guillemots, gulls, shags and skuas. We sometimes(No False Promises) meet porpoises, occasionally whales, otters and dolphins.

Opening times

0pen from 5am - 10pm 7 days a week from April - October

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