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Jura Passenger Ferry

+44 7768 450000
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The passenger ferry from Tayvallich to Jura was a good service. After booking a tour around Jura... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Almost didn't happen but great service!

We were unlucky enough to travel on the day the ferry had a mechanical problem - but as is so often... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Paisley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The passenger ferry from Tayvallich to Jura was a good service. After booking a tour around Jura Distillery we text Nicol to book the ferry, he responded promptly to confirm our place. On arrival at 9:45 the ferry was already there waiting. As we boarded...More

Thank JustJax06
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were unlucky enough to travel on the day the ferry had a mechanical problem - but as is so often the case in small communities, it was all somehow managed. Another boat owner was contacted, and our adventure began . . . because the...More

Thank hfulton32
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Travelling on our bikes crossing Argyll, popped all 3 on the back on the ferry with a phone call ahead. Magical journey past lighthouses & islands to craighouse. Well run service but check timetable - not every day

Thank Alun H
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The skipper Nicol is a friendly soul but also a gifted man with the boat. We felt very safe riding with him. He pointed out the oldest castle in Scotland and a lighthouse built in 1830.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Group of 8 crossing and had never been to Jura before so we were slightly nervous on the first trip as it was very wet and windy. Cross took no more than 50 mins and although rough was fine. On the way back the boat...More

1  Thank aliross1209
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Fast, scenic and direct to Craighouse! The other advantage is you get to see Tayvallich, which is beautiful.

2  Thank wianw
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Definitely the way to travel for a nights stay or day trip. A wee bit confusing at Tayvallich about paying for trip, with a machine at bay for payment but had to ask other travellers how to pay. So stood at boat until Nicol arrived....More

1  Thank Paula S
Reviewed 13 July 2016

A quick visit to Jura and a magic journey our boatman is some character and we had a great journey especially on the way back in amazing weather. Lovely boat fast and lots of information locally!

Thank DavidWhalleyBurghead
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Passenger ferry is a relatively quick way to reach the beautiful island of Jura. Launching from the small fishing village of Tayvallich gives ferry passengers an opportunity to explore and enjoy its beauty. Trips are a bit pricey -- 40 pounds per person, round trip....More

Thank CAC62013
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Splendid service,grand boat and great views and chat.Nicol very knowladgeable and polite!The potential to see some wildlife too.

Thank Roddie B
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