Seal Pup Walk
The Seal Pup Walk follows a cliff top path where we can observe the pups and adults from above without causing them any disturbance.
Between October and December every year, Grey Seals gather on the nursery beaches to pup. The Seal Pup Walk follows a cliff top path where we can observe the pups and adults from above without causing them any disturbance. There is always lots to see from new-born pups to older ones that are moulting, adult females arguing over beach space or the bulls waiting for their opportunity to mate. In addition to the Grey Seals, we will also keep an eye out for other wildlife including and enjoy the spectacular scenery.
It is possible to extend this walk if you are interested in a longer walk. Walk length 2-3 hours and approx 2 miles.
Please wear walking boots, and bring warm, waterproof clothing and binoculars. More information on where to meet and what to bring with you will be provided at the time of booking.
This business has confirmed that they have implemented, and will ensure ongoing compliance with, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels protocols. The Safe Travels stamp is based on self-assessment and it is not a certification.
From £35 per adult
October — December
Covid 19 Facilities
- Advance booking essential
- COVID-19 measures in place
- COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
- COVID-19 risk assessment completed
- Capacity limit
- Contactless payment possible
- Hand sanitiser available to visitors & staff
Tour company information
Wild Orkney Walks
Wild Orkney Walks operates all year round, offering guided walks for small groups from 1 person up to a maximum of 6 people. We can take you by foot to beautiful locations, allowing you to escape the crowds and get off the beaten track. From busy seabird cliffs to colourful wildflower meadows, our walks cover it all. In addition we also offer Bespoke walks, Island trips and a Wildlife Guiding Service. One of the many things we love about walking in Orkney is the surprise of the unknown, you just never know what you might see which adds to the enjoyment of being outdoors.
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