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"Seeing Grizzly Bears, Bison and the two wolves really close in the Hayden Valley, what a wow moment!"
Ann Thitchener, Yellowstone Spring 2015

"Birds, Bears, Beaver, Bisons and Beer! Amazing mountain scenery!"
Jenni & Keith Williamson, Yellowstone Spring 2015

"Seeing a bison corpse being devoured by a grizzly bear with a coyote and ravens in attendance and than joined by a bald eagle - pure magic!"

Sonia & Clive Adkin, Yellowstone Spring 2014

The best views we have had of Black Shouldered Kite, Montagus Harrier sky dancing and Spanish Imperial Eaglesand will be remembered forever."
Chris and Andy Mortimer, Extremadura 2015

"There were so many highlights - the gasp from my young son when he put his eye to the telescope and saw the eagle owl with its chick; watching two imperial eagles barking at a vulture as they dive bombed it; watching a male Great bustard displaying and then actually winning his female I could go on and on and on …"
Alex, Jess and Tom Rafinski, Extremadura 2014

"Seeing the Spanish Imperial Eagle, one mobbing a vulture and another with a Genet in its beak."
Alan Willison, Extremadura 2013

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On the island of eagles and otters off the west coast of Scotland. Single centre hotel based holiday with minibus transport. Walks taken on coastal top paths, moorland and bays. Boat trips included to seabird islands.

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Dates 3-10 June 2017
17-25 June 2017 - FULL PRIVATE GROUP
Prices £1575 (£100 single supp)

Leaders Craig Round and Simon Pawsey

Day 1 Catch the evening ferry from Oban to Craignure wildlife watching enroute then take the short journey to our hotel overlooking Craignure Bay.
Days 2-7 Birdwatching and wildlife exploration including a trip to Iona to visit the Abbey and a boat trip to the Treshnish Isles where we shall see Fingal’s Cave and have time to explore the island of Lunga
Day 8 Return on the morning ferry to Oban, wildlife watching enroute

Walking Coastal walks on uneven terrain of 2-3 miles. Walking boots recommended. Collapsible/telescopic walking poles could be useful for this trip
Weather The weather can be mixed, but we can reasonably expect sun and showers, with temperatures in the range of 15-25ºC, though it can of course be cooler at times. It is likely to be cooler on our boat trip. You may want to bring sunscreen
Insects Biting midges will be encountered
Meals All included from dinner on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 8. Good quality hotel food
Accom Isle of Mull Hotel - double, twin and single rooms all ensuite
Group 12


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CAIRNGORMS NATIONAL PARK BRAND - Increasing quality whilst reducing impact

We've been granted use of this Brand by the Cairngorms National Park Authority. This is only given to those businesses who have agreed to a set of quality standards in respect of their visitor experience, together with a commitment to reducing their impact on the natural environment.

VISIT SCOTLAND - Quality Assurance Scheme - Wildlife Experience

Speyside Wildlife is one of 40 wildlife businesses to be assessed under Visit Scotland's pilot scheme for Wildlife Experiences achieving 4 Star status for our day tours. Watch out for the designation throughout Scotland. We were delighted to receive our letter of confirmation from Visit Scotland so thought we'd share some of it with you here, ''Thank you for participating in the pilot of the new Wildlife Experience Designator within our Quality Assurance Scheme for visitor attractions. Your feedback and contribution to the introduction of this new development has been invaluable and we would like to welcome you as a new member of the Quality Assurance Grading Scheme".


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