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Harbour Workshop Bank Street | Victoria Place, Cromarty IV11 8YE, Scotland
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Amazing!

I had a boat trip with ecoventures resently in a large group and the experience was absolutely... read more

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_jadeclark97
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Lovely Boat Trip with a friendly guide

We enjoyed a lovely boat trip with Sarah. She was a great guide and made every effort to make us... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
ZAra B
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Boat trips from the beautiful village of Cromarty. Wildlife regularly encountered includes; the resident colony of Bottlenose Dolphins, Seals, Seabirds and the occasional Minke Whale. Daily sailings from Easter through until October weather permitting. Booking highly recommended.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Harbour Workshop Bank Street | Victoria Place, Cromarty IV11 8YE, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

I had a boat trip with ecoventures resently in a large group and the experience was absolutely amazing. Guides show their knowledge of the area and you can see some amazing wildlife including the bird colony and seals. We were lucky enough to see the...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely boat trip with Sarah. She was a great guide and made every effort to make us enjoy the trip and talked us through local history and landscape. We seen lots of different birds, went to the place where a WW1 ship...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

It’s hard to describe your first trip but amazing is a good place to begin. Ok so we never saw any dolphins but Sarah takes you to loads of interesting places and has a great knowledge of all things Cromarty and Moray. The fact we...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Eco Ventures were superb, Rob and Louise were our host crew and were fantastic sharing local knowledge and history and marine life hunting. Important you realise you cannot guarantee seeing marine life to order however the boat trip and local history are sufficient to make...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve been on the Ecoventures trip several times, and every time it has been awesome! The Ecoventures team are brill, so knowledgeable and friendly and the RIB is great. I’ve loved every trip: the landscape is stunning, the birdlife and architectural history are amazing, and...More

1  Thank StephCov
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

In October you need a hat, gloves and a scarf, but the waterproofs they provided were very good. You can park on the road near their building and you only have to cross the road to the boat. The boat is a nice rib that...More

1  Thank Sabine M
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We booked this on our 2nd last day in Cromarty and went on the 3pm sailing. The boat (RIB) is very comfy and feels extremely safe. we went at really good speed so was quite thrilling even though for first 40 mins we did not...More

1  Thank P9973UCelizabeths
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Visited after a colleague recommended it, not disappointed, staff welcoming and friendly, we were kitted up just right for the trip. It’s not just about dolphins there was some nice points of interest in the local area given to us. We were fortunate enough to...More

1  Thank Martin D
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time this morning and wee lucky enough to see a number of bottlenose dolphins swimming alongside and around the boat !!! Sarah our guide and captain was fabulous - thank you so much for the experience!

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great time on the wildlife watching trip, lucky enough to see two pods of dolphins and a seal. Bird colonies weren't too big, but that was to be expected given the time of year. Waterproofs provided were great, won't stop you getting spray...More

1  Thank diveannie
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Alejandro P
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Response from Zsuzsanna W | Reviewed this property |
Yes you have to go to Cromarty yourselves. They give waterproof anoraks but bring some cardigan and long pairs of trousers. The weather is different out on sea. Although July should be warmer than when we were in April. If... More
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