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Join Our 1.5-Hour Grey Seal Cruise With Seabirds

At Billy Shiel Farne Island Boats Limited, we invite you to embark on an unforgettable adventure as we offer our renowned 1.5-Hour Grey Seal Cruise with Seabirds. This captivating experience allows you to immerse yourself in the stunning natural beauty of the Farne Islands while encountering its remarkable inhabitants.

Throughout the year, the Farne Islands offer a unique opportunity to witness a diverse array of wildlife, and our Grey Seal Cruise is the perfect way to explore this stunning ecosystem. Here’s what you can expect during this incredible journey:

Year-Round Beauty

Our 1.5-hour cruise is available all year round, allowing you to experience the Farne Islands’ splendour regardless of the season. Whether you visit in the summer or winter, you’ll be greeted by breath-taking landscapes and incredible wildlife.

Seal Pupping Season

During the winter months, from late October until January, the Farne Islands come alive with the enchanting sights of baby seals during the seal pupping season. Witnessing these adorable creatures in their natural habitat is a heartwarming and memorable experience that you won’t want to miss.

Spectacular Island Views

Our cruise takes you on a captivating journey around all of the islands, offering excellent views of nesting birds on the cliff faces. The Farne Islands are home to a rich diversity of seabirds, and you’ll have the opportunity to observe them in their natural environment.

Grey Seal Encounters

Throughout the cruise, you’ll have the chance to view Grey Seals from several vantage points. The Farne Islands are home to an estimated 3 to 4 thousand Grey Seals, and you can often spot them basking on the rocks, especially during low tide when more of the Islands are exposed.

Informative Commentary

To enhance your experience, our knowledgeable crew provides informative commentary throughout the journey. Learn about the wildlife, history, and fascinating facts about the Farne Islands as you sail along.

Growing Seal Colony

The Farne Islands are a thriving habitat for Grey Seals, with over a thousand seal pups born each autumn. Our cruise offers a unique opportunity to witness this growing seal colony and appreciate the importance of conservation efforts.

Suitable for All Ages

Our 1.5-Hour Grey Seal Cruise is designed to cater to all ages, making it a fantastic family-friendly adventure. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a wildlife lover, or simply looking for an extraordinary experience, this cruise has something to offer everyone.

Excellent Value for Money

We take pride in offering excellent value for your money, ensuring that your Farne Islands exploration is both memorable and affordable.

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to connect with nature and witness the beauty of the Farne Islands. Join us on our 1.5-Hour Grey Seal Cruise with Seabirds and create lasting memories as you immerse yourself in this remarkable coastal sanctuary.

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