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Discovery Charters

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Lovely morning out!

We had a fantastic morning on this trip to see seals. There were lots of common seals on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lauren B
Great Experience

Wonderful Sunday afternoon. Saw upwards of 20 seals. Some basking in the sun, other in the water... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Romford, United Kingdom
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“seal trip”(2 reviews)
Seal watching. Seal watching & wildlife trips around the local coastline. Departing from either Essex Marina or Burnham on Crouch. 2 hour trip, Warm clothing recommended. Maximum of 12 per trip. Boat can be booked privately for £200 for 2 hour seal...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Wallasea Marina, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 2HF, England
+44 7748 653900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic morning on this trip to see seals. There were lots of common seals on the mudbank and we were even lucky enough to see 2 grey seals in the water. The two men were very friendly and very knowledgeable of the...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Sunday afternoon. Saw upwards of 20 seals. Some basking in the sun, other in the water and more exiting in the water. Steve is a knowledgeable host who is happy to answer questions about the river or the wildlife. Boat has many reassuring safety...More

Thank Debbiesteed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time. My 9 and 5 year old had a wonderful time. They loved the on board dog, they loved seeing the seals and they loved the boating experience. The guys were great, friendly and informative. Would definitely recommend and would love...More

Thank janerelf2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my 2 grandchildren aged 12 and 10 recently had a brilliant trip with Discovery Charters. Steve (the captain) and Graham (from the RSPB) were really friendly, helpful, funny and knowledgeable and made sure we saw seals (including pups) and some fantastic bird life....More

Thank GaryHLondon
Reviewed 18 August 2018

What a lovely trip to see the seals in the River Roach. There were 21 seals on the mudbank, as well as plenty of birds to see. Cormorants, Egrets, Redshanks, Godwits etc...Well worth going if you are thinking about it....Just take a decent camera.

Thank Alby P
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I went there with my four year old girl today and we both loved it. The fellas leading it were polite and funny. The trip was interesting and informative, I had no idea just how much wildlife these rivers held. Nice one guys 👍🏻

Thank Dean T
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I took my 2 year old on this tour and we both really enjoyed it. The captain and the rspb guide who was giving the tour that day were both friendly and knowledgeable. We felt very safe on board and saw lots of seals and...More

Thank Tamlyn A
Reviewed 5 August 2018

3 generations off our family went on the seal trip today. There were 7 of us and a further 5 people on the boat leaving from Wallasea (I believe they also do trips from Burnham Quay) and everyone in our party thoroughly enjoyed the experience....More

Thank hilsw55
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this trip. Saw seals as promised but also very informative, interesting & light hearted too.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the most amazing trip today. Saw lots of very beautiful seals and babies. The skippers were fantastic and very informative. Noodles was the best though 🐾

Thank moo2000
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16 August 2018|
Response from Bella1089 | Reviewed this property |
25 per person The boat takes a maximum of 12 passengers