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Highland Safaris

#1 of 9 Outdoor Activities in Aberfeldy Features Animals
Aberfeldy PH15 2JQ, Scotland
+44 1887 820071
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Family forest experience

We were driven in a Land Rover through a forest and received an explanation of how it was managed... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
somerley
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Hamilton
Lots of options.

A really good experience Lots to choose from more adventurous Safari's to informative... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
lucille r
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“red deer” (169 reviews)
“land rover” (95 reviews)
“barn owl” (48 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Aberfeldy PH15 2JQ, Scotland
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+44 1887 820071
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were driven in a Land Rover through a forest and received an explanation of how it was managed, what trees were there and although we didn't see much wildlife (possibly kept away by the noise of Land Rover engines) we did see a red...More

Thank somerley
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A really good experience Lots to choose from more adventurous Safari's to informative ' experiences​' The red deer and owl experience was fabulous It lasted a bit less than an hour. Guide Colin was wonderful. Just right for the children I the group without talking...More

Thank lucille r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your in the area this a must do. We booked a forest safari on the 3rd May 2017 for the afternoon. We were met by a smashing Scottish bloke called Jamie who would be our driver for the next 1 and a half hours....More

1  Thank Cliff W
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Cliff, It sounds like you had an amazing experience on Safari with Jamie, on of our kilted safari rangers! With amazing views, wonderful wildlife and a Ranger that knows the local area inside out, our customers regularly tell us that it is a highlight...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How much you get from this experience will depend on the weather, and whether the local wildlife is feeling friendly. We did the 4 hour safari trek, involving driving to an area of forestry and mining, climbing to around 2,600 feet, and lunch in a...More

Thank CCWestFinchampstead
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback on you Mountain Safari Trek, it sounds like you had a great time with Jamie. The scenery at 3000 feet is spectacular and our Land Rovers can take you to areas in the fantastic Perthshire...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointed with my birthday present voucher. Said we were going on a Land Rover safari but we were were squashed into a tank with 7 other people. Very difficult to see out of the windows to view scenery/wildlife. Felt we didn't stop enough to...More

1  Thank Irene E
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Irene, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback, I am sorry to hear that you did not have an enjoyable experience out on Safari. I have looked into your booking and you are completely correct, you should not have been...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing day. We were after a short introduction to the Highlands in Scotland and were hoping to see some wildlife in it's natural habitat. We were not disappointed; what a day we picked. Collected by our guide Jamie, he explained the plan for...More

1  Thank Vicky W
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Vicky, Your Mountain Safari Trek sounded like a brilliant time, when you see the majestic Red Deer in their natural habitat it is truly breathtaking! I'm glad to hear that you had an unforgettable time out with Jamie, all our kilted Safari Rangers are...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Went on the safari on Loch Tay a very enjoyable few hours.Boat very comfortable captain and first mate friendly and Hamish did a good job pointing out the various points of interest along the way.If you want a different perspective of the Loch,apart from a...More

1  Thank maryandkev
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a great review of Loch Tay Safaris, our boat Iolaire is custom built to be as comfy as possible whilst giving great views of the mountains from the Loch. Glad that you found our crew helpful, we...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I visited today with my wife and two young children (2 & 5). We looked around the discovery trail which is great for young children, with great views and informative points and items to feel and guess what they are. We then went on the...More

Thank Stuart M
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Stuart, Thanks for leaving such a nice review of Highland Safaris, great to hear your family had such a memorable day out with us! There are plenty of activities on site for all the family, Gold panning is fantastic for all ages and our...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We visited in March. It had snowed the night before . Getting up into the mountains the views was breath taking . Andy made our tour he was fantastic. Our trip was excellent. Well enjoyed.

Thank Julie S
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Julie, Your trip in March sounds fantastic, our Mountain Safaris are a great way to take in the exceptional scenery in the area and our kilted Safari Rangers can tailor the trip perfectly to your group's needs. Thank you for your great review!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

A spur of the moment decision to go to Highland Safaris on the day during the Easter Holidays and didn't regret it. Did the panning for gold (1 bucket and 2 pans) and the deer talk/feed & owl talk and all good fun and good...More

Thank Tim L
HighlandSafaris, General Manager at Highland Safaris, responded to this review

Hi Tim, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review of your time at Highland Safaris, it sounds like you had a great experience at the Red Deer Centre and in the cafe. Brilliant to hear that you thought our staff team was exceptional...More

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bmandigoSantaBarbara
Fishing yay river
10 January 2017|
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Response from linda572016 | Reviewed this property |
Highland Safari is more about wildlife and red deer. Perthshire is stunning and there will be "fishing yay river"as you ask probably closeby
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gillian199
how far from glendaruel PA22 3AE and how much
16 July 2015|
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Response from HighlandSafaris | Property representative |
Good Morning, We are, according to Google Maps 83.7 miles from PA22 3AE and its suggesting the journey will take 2 Hours 8 Mins. Depending on what you would like to do our prices range from £8per person for the Red Deer... More
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