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Noss Wildlife Boat Tour

From £50 per adult

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April — September

We offer a 3 hour tour around Bressay and the Bird Cliffs of Noss. Our boat is a stable 42ft catamaran, perfect for taking photos of the 100,000 birds around Noss or, possibly some otters, whales and dolphins. We also have a live underwater camera.


We offer a Premium 4 star tour, as rated by Visit Scotland, of the beautiful Bressay Isle and majestic cliffs of Noss with their 100,000 strong sea bird population.

So, what to expect -

  • A great 3 hour tour with two knowledgeable skippers, Frank and Stewart.
  • A stable boat; our 44ft catamaran is a perfect platform to take the best possible photos
  • A live underwater camera (rover) with which we can explore a sunken vessel.
  • We might see some otters, whales and dolphins.
  • Our regular visitors, George, Steve and Phil (the seals)
  • Regular teas, coffees and biscuits.
  • Comfortable seating for everyone in a heated wheelhouse.
  • On board toilet facilities.

We've been doing this for over 10 years and we're extremely proud of the service we provide. You can be sure that you're in the best possible hands for your Bressay and Noss tour this year.

All the Best

Frank & Stewart

Contact details

Shetland Wildlife Boat Tours
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Tour prices


  • £50 Per Adult
  • £30 Per child


Tour company information

Shetland Wildlife Boat Tours

Wildlife and Shetland are two of our biggest passions, so our excursion around Bressay and the bird cliffs of Noss is the best value trip available, as well as being our most booked trip. The spectacular cliffs of the world famous bird reserve are home to over 50,000 breeding seabirds. We guarantee up close sightings of seabirds in large numbers and both common and grey seals. From April to September we operate 2 trips daily around Noss leaving Lerwick at 10.30AM and 2.00PM.

Opening times

Mid April - September

10am & 2pm sailings daily. Each tour lasts for approximately 3 hours.

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