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Brigadoon Sea Eagle and Wildlife Boat Trips

Armadale House | Bank Street, Portree IV51 9DA, Scotland
+44 1478 612111
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Eagles Galore!

We booked by email fairly late, having checked the weather forecast, and got a prompt reply saying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave B
London, United Kingdom
Brilliant tour!

Wonderful boat tour. Skipper (Peter) was friendly, interesting and informative. Saw the Sea Eagles... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Norwich, United Kingdom
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The MV Brigadoon and her crew have been operation out of Portree since 1996 being the first to bring sea eagle feeding to the UK public. During your trip you will experience one of Scotland's premier wildlife attractions, the sea eagle along with other various sea birds, seals, porpoise, dolphins and whales. Photography trips and full and half day private hires are also available on request.
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Armadale House | Bank Street, Portree IV51 9DA, Scotland
+44 1478 612111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked by email fairly late, having checked the weather forecast, and got a prompt reply saying we were on the 'Spindrift' rather than the 'Brigadoon', which was fine. It ended up as the skipper and the two of us plus 3 families from Shanghai...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful boat tour. Skipper (Peter) was friendly, interesting and informative. Saw the Sea Eagles and then Peter spotted a porpoise and changed the 'routine' tour to follow a pod of Dolphins for over 1 hour. Fantastic!

Thank pbroreviewer62
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We went on the boat tour on a beautiful day in July. Even if we hadn't seen all the wildlife we saw, it would still have been a great tour. The three people on the boat (incl. the captain and the wildlife guide) were very...More

Thank Flip v
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I signed up for the photography tour, which took place first thing in the morning. We found parking just up the hill from the dock. Our guide was Peter and he was great. He was really good with my 1.5 year old daughter. So much...More

Thank miles28270
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Captain George gave us a terrific experience! We saw eagles and seals, and he went out of his way to make it a memorable trip for our three year old son. Definitely recommended. Thanks George!

Thank Carrie T
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent a very enjoyable few hours aboard the Brigadoon Eagle Watching boat out of Portree. Our skipper George Burns was very enthusiastic throughout and reassured us that we would see Eagles aplenty. As it turned out we saw three White Tailed...More

Thank Gregor H
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

It was a rainy misty day on the Isle of Skye... nonetheless we set out with Skipper Andy. He was very entertaining as sometimes the wildlife gets tired from the day's antics and are settling in for a 5pm-7pm tour. The boat had an interior...More

Thank JetSetUBet
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We are up here on our honeymoon and Brigadoon didn't disappoint. We saw seals and 4 sea eagles, as well.as the beautiful scenery. 2 of the eagles fed off the back of the boat. The captain was very knowledgeable and what impressed me the most...More

Thank nellie279377
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Right from the start we knew we had chosen the right trip. George was a fountain of knowledge, and went out of his way to find the wildlife. It was a very enjoyable trip from start to finish and we would definitely recommend this trip...More

Thank Dougal6066
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We are so pleased we booked our trip on the Brigadoon. The skipper George was very knowledgeable and a great sense of humour! To see the huge sea eagles coming down several times to take fish George had thrown for them was a great experience,...More

Thank IlfracombeMaid
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Jane M
22 September 2015|
Response from ullinish | Property representative |
Hi Jane, thanks for your enquiry, there are steps required to gain access to the boat, your mum would need to be able to mount a step on both sides. We do get people with mobility problems and have always managed to get them... More
Ann M
26 May 2015|
Response from ullinish | Property representative |
Hello, please call 01478612641 to arrange a booking, I know we have one space on 10-00 Wed morning which looks more favourable than Fri afternoon.
Paul S
7 April 2015|
Response from ullinish | Property representative |
Hi sorry for the delay in replying. the trips are 2 hours long, we don't do a shorter one as we cover a lot of the Sound of Raasay and can't do it in less.