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Caithness Seacoast

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Spectacular Scenary , Historically Informative , Thrilling really just sensational

How many people know Caithness belonged to Norway until 1253? Or why caves are halfway up a cliff... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Lawrence M
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Inverness, United Kingdom
Absolutely fantastic

Fantastic tour, we did it with our children (6,10,12) we all loved it, very informative and... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Jacksoncathy
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Derbyshire UK
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Join the Geo Explorer for an exciting tour of the East Caithness coastline. Exploring caves, Whaligoe Haven, castles, geos, natural arches and much more. Close up views of seasonal nesting birds and marine wildlife. Informative commentary throughout.
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| South Quay, Wick Harbour, Wick KW1 5HA, Scotland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Two trips this summer involving ten visiting friends of all ages from 8 to 80. Down the coast to Whaligoe Steps and harbour via the stacks, geos (small fjords) and caves which define the spectacular Caithness coastal scenery and make it totally unique. The earlier...More

5  Thank Ranald M
Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Thank you for your wonderful comments.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Harbours are always interesting. The harbour is being done up at the moment but the the excellent tearoom is still open.

1  Thank Glen S
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Full of history and information from our Guide although with my hearing deficit & the ambient noise missed most of it. History of docks, Castle, cliffs, seabird colonies (now departed), sea-caves, etc. The highlights were the Grey Seals and the Waligoe Steps with.their history. 3...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

How many people know Caithness belonged to Norway until 1253? Or why caves are halfway up a cliff? I guess I have a little insight now. I am a pensioner with artificial knee joints and use a walking stick. I was looked after perfectly with...More

Thank Lawrence M
AdelaineM4, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

Glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tour, we did it with our children (6,10,12) we all loved it, very informative and engaging tour guide who made the tour!

Thank Jacksoncathy
Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Many thanks for your rating and comments.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Granddaughter (12) and I went on the trip to Whaligoe (south trip) and loved every minute. The Skipper to;d us so much about the geography, geology, wildlife and social history of the area. A real eye-opener. We went into several caves and saw remains of...More

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Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your kind comments and good review.

Reviewed 3 August 2018

How can you go wrong with a tour that combines a wonderful narration on local history, nature, wildlife and geology with an exhilarating speedboat ride? We loved it!

Thank Karen L
Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

thank you so much for your good review so glad you enjoyed it

Reviewed 30 June 2018

Harbours are always interesting. The harbour is being done up at the moment but the the excellent tearoom is still open.

1  Thank Glen S
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Both Adelaine & William are very caring & professional hosts with strong passion in this region. Excellent & personalised narration by the tour leader. Did this tour with 3 children on 2 June 2018 and will definitely do it again if we return to Wick...More

1  Thank stephen t
Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for your kind words and for giving us such a good review. Adelaine

Reviewed 17 June 2018

It was a wonderful cruise in a craft that was both safe and fast at times. The narrator was very well informed and the crew was very attentive and caring.

1  Thank mfulton1967
Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 25 May 2018

A fact-filled swift trip down the coast from Wick. Superbly handled by Andrew and wittily but knowledgeably explained by Bob. The amount of wildlife, rock formations, caves and landing places was incredible. Places you'd never get to via the mainland. Can't recommend it highly enough....More

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Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Many thanks for your kind words, we strive to make the experience good for all our customers. I am so glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Didn’t give me the right option for “type of visit” Took my 79 year old mother out on one of the Gala week special trips. She loved it and enjoyed the wee history lesson. A Wicker born and bred she was delighted seeing the views...More

1  Thank Rosiecat11
Adelaine M, Owner at Caithness Seacoast, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thanks for your comments

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Response from AdelaineM4 | Property representative |
Hi it all depends on how far into pregnancy and what the sea conditions are like on the day.
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Yes, on the cruise there is no reason to leave the boat.
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