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EcoVentures

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Harbour Workshop Bank Street | Victoria Place, Cromarty IV11 8YE, Scotland
+44 1381 600323
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Thrilling Experience!

We booked our Ecoventure tour last minute and it was the best decision ever! The staff was so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Savannah S
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Carrollton, Georgia
Thrilling!

We booked a tour with Ecoventures as an excursion from our cruise ship, docked at Invergordon... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Huw L
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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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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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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea birds” (51 reviews)
“boat trip” (35 reviews)
“biscuits” (31 reviews)
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Harbour Workshop Bank Street | Victoria Place, Cromarty IV11 8YE, Scotland
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+44 1381 600323
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked our Ecoventure tour last minute and it was the best decision ever! The staff was so friendly and welcoming! Our guide Sarah was very knowledgeable. She taught us about the wildlife and some of the history in Cromarty. We were able to see...More

Thank Savannah S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a tour with Ecoventures as an excursion from our cruise ship, docked at Invergordon. Unfortunately we didnt encounter any dolphins on our visit, but the bird life we saw was exceptional and the history and knowledge of our guides was really interesting. But...More

Thank Huw L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been out with Ecoventures and every time is different, different weather, different sea conditions and you never know what you are going to see. The staff at Ecoventures are lovely and friendly and help make your experience so brilliant, The wildlife is wonderful...More

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fantastic trip run by a great bunch of people. The welcome is warm & friendly the knowledge Sarah has and her ability to communicate this is exceptional. We thoroughly enjoyed our trip and were thinking that we were not going to see...More

Thank Mick A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best £30 I've spent. It started with a warm welcome and a brief chat on where we are going and hopefully what we will see, then we get all togged up in our waterproofs and life vest (although we didn't need it, it made...More

Thank Katie W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've taken this trip half a dozen times over the years. Sarah's a great guide and has a host of local knowledge. The RIB and the equipment make for a great experience. Undoubtably the stars of the show are the Dolphins and the bird life....More

Thank 123stuartd
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Really good fun. They provide waterproofs and ear bands. Saw lots of dolphins and other wildlife on our 2 hour trip round Cromarty. Very knowledgeable guide thank you Rob. Wrap up warm.

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

I did this trip twice in a week's visit. It was brilliant! Whether you see dolphins or not it is such a fab way to see the coastline, seabirds and just enjoy being out at sea in close quarters with nature. Sarah and Lesley were...More

1  Thank DrJules99
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We live in Avoch about 25 minutes away & were given a voucher for this from my sister-in-law as a gift. We're both keen birdwatchers. Luckily it was a lovely sunny day & it was a fantastic experience. The staff were very friendly, knowledgeable guide...More

1  Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

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

1  Thank _jadeclark97
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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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