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Crannog Cruises

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What a wonderful informative experience. The Skipper gave an excellent commentary with lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Katdav1960
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Cranbourne, Australia
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Loved it

Our captain was very knowledgable about everything around, really good history. The ship was clean... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sauly82
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Enjoy this fantastic cruise under the slopes of Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain, onboard the historic vessel Souters Lass. The Skipper gives an entertaining and informative commentary as the boat cruises past a salmon farm, mussel farm and on...more
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Town Centre Pier The Waterfront, Fort William PH33 6DB, Scotland
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+44 1397 700714
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful informative experience. The Skipper gave an excellent commentary with lots of wonderful information from the names of the bird life,the geology of the area to the names of the trees. We saw an eagle, a rare bird and the cutest seals ever....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our captain was very knowledgable about everything around, really good history. The ship was clean and smooth. Upper and lower desk well presented. The dog (meg) was supper cute. What a beautiful place. I liked the he suggested a free info place to go and...More

Thank Sauly82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife surprised me with a trip to Scotland for my 60th birthday Apart from exploring this beautiful part of Scotland we took the cruise up Loch Linne and it was magical. The captain gave a very detailed and interesting talk throughout the trip, we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite a cold, dank. Wet day we decided to take the tour... The skipper gave an excellent commentary , a passionate Welshman in the highlands .. interesting combination which worked.... we saw lots of wildlife , deer, eagles, owls, seel, .. we learnt about diving,...More

Thank trevor6410
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Weather was pretty poor which limited the experience. The skipper gave a good deal of information about the area, the salmon farming, mussel farms and lagoustine catching, but seemed more interested in talking about the Deep Sea Diving School (owned by the same company), whilcst...More

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We took the cruise on Loch Linnhe on the 3/9/18. The day was wonderful, clear blue skies and quite warm for September. The captain was very knowledgable about the geography of the area, had a easy way of imparting really interesting information. He highlighted crofting...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Went on this trip 31st August 2018. The skipper gave a very informative commentary throughout the whole trip on the underwater training facility, salmon and mussels farming, local geology and finally to black rock to see the seals, about 30 of them basking in the...More

Thank 666ian
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Visited Fort William and thought we’d check out this unusual way to tour the loch and see Ben Nevis from an unusual perspective. Very interesting commentary and very friendly crew. Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

I had a wonderful trip with Crannog Cruises. The skipper is extremely knowledgeable about Fort William and had many great stories to tell on a range of topics as we cruised the loch. We were very fortunate to see seals sleeping on the rocks and...More

Thank Nicola C
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

An interesting tour with a chance to see various wildlife including seals. The trip was accompanied by a detailed commentary with information on various sites which could be seen during the trip. It was possible to take our dogs on the trip and on that...More

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phe2126825
25 February 2018|
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Response from 1804Ems | Reviewed this property |
I know that the Skipper had his dog on board but I'm not sure if you'd be able to take your own. Might be worth checking direct - Call: 01397 705589
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Ibear92
23 July 2017|
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Response from QueenIzzy999 | Reviewed this property |
You will need to ask the operator
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16 July 2017|
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Response from Rhona B | Reviewed this property |
Hi it will operate in August permitting weather.sorry can't remember price.
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