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Magic of Holy Island with Billy Shiel Farne Island Boats

Embark on an unforgettable journey to the mystical Holy Island, also known as Lindisfarne, with Billy Shiel Farne Island Boats Limited. Our Holy Island trip offers a unique blend of natural beauty, historical intrigue, and serene landscapes that will captivate your senses and enrich your soul.

The Journey Begins

Starting from the charming village of Seahouses, our modern double-decker boat, equipped with comfortable amenities and expert commentary, will guide you through the scenic route. As we sail around the Farne Islands, you’ll witness an abundance of nesting seabirds and playful Grey Seals. Keep your eyes peeled for the occasional sightings of porpoises and dolphins, adding a touch of excitement to the voyage.

Immersed in History and Nature

Upon reaching Holy Island at high tide, you will have two hours to explore this historic gem, cut off from the mainland and offering a true sense of peace and tranquillity. Holy Island is rich with attractions:

Holy Island also boasts several cafes, pubs, and shops where you can relax and enjoy local delicacies.

Return with Memories

The return journey to Seahouses offers magnificent seaward views of both Lindisfarne and Bamburgh Castles, making for a picturesque end to your trip. The entire experience, lasting approximately 4.5 hours, promises to be a blend of adventure, relaxation, and discovery.

Our Holy Island trips are scheduled from May to October, aligning with tidal patterns to ensure the best experience. Advance booking is recommended due to high demand and the unique timing of the trips. Bring your family, including children and dogs, for a day of exploration and fun.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary adventure! Book your Holy Island trip with Billy Shiel Farne Island Boats today and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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