Wildlife of West Scotland

5-day privately-guided tour

Wildlife of West Scotland

Explore the beautiful western coast of Scotland and discover the abundant wildlife that calls the region home on our 5-day West Coast Wildlife itinerary. Sea kayak on the seal and sea otter-inhabited waters of Loch nan Ceall; visit a successful beaver reintroduction project in Argyll; discover the island home of sea eagles and osprey; and enjoy spotting a multitude of inland bird species as you wander between ancient standing stones at Kilmartin Glen.

Outline Itinerary

  1. Day 1: Arrive Fort William

    Make your own way to Fort William in the Scottish Highlands for one night at the Moorings, a cosy 30-room hotel positioned on the edge of the Caledonian Canal.

  2. Day 2: Sea kayaking with seals

    Meet your guide this morning and head west along the beautiful 'Road to the Isles' (otherwise known as the A830!), at the end of which awaits the clear waters and silver beaches of Arisaig, Lochaber.

  3. Day 3: The Isle of Kerrera

    Depart Fort William this morning and journey down the coast to the bustling fishing port of Oban, from where you take a short ferry ride to reach the Isle of Kerrera.

  4. Day 4: Moine Mhòr & wild Scottish beavers

    The Moine Mhòr National Nature Reserve is home to hundreds of species of bird, including ospreys, hen harriers, snipes and curlews.

  5. Day 5: Short hike, return to Fort William & depart

    There are various options for one last hike this morning, depending on your preferences.

Price guide

Price based on four travellers in shared twin/double accommodation and travel between May and October. For winter departures, or for different group sizes, please contact us.

5 days from £1872pp


5 days from £1872pp

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