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Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve

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Fantastic

Loved the reserve excellent wildlife and walking. We were very lucky and saw a wild owl in flight... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Joann K
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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A gem

I hadn't realised Holy Island was so big until I actually stayed overnight there and was not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vivaespana
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Yarm
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All reviews bird watchers degree view great scenery viewing tower out of season bird life lovely walk tide times beautiful area grey seals information centre well worth the effort bird hide archaeological dig sand dunes well worth the visit walk around
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved the reserve excellent wildlife and walking. We were very lucky and saw a wild owl in flight and were able to enjoy watching him for a good 20 minutes.

Thank Joann K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't realised Holy Island was so big until I actually stayed overnight there and was not worried about the tides. Saw birds , seals and revelled in the peace of the place. Will return.

Thank Vivaespana
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

A good shelter from the weather, very informative about the wildlife and if you look carefully there are small fish in the pond.

Thank Ann-Victoria M
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk around the Nature reserve & as far as the cove at the far end. Lots of bird watching opportunities & a hide you can use - fairly well defined path so pretty easy walking- took about 1 1/2 hours steady/slow walking-...More

Thank MarkIngmanthorpe
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Our primary visit to the Holy Island was to walk around it and we certainly enjoyed a bracing, fresh walk around the nature reserve. Covering around 4-5 miles, we saw a variety of wildlife, just not as much as we had hoped. The saving grace...More

Thank helenh567
Reviewed 28 September 2018

The National reserve is well worth a visit with plenty to see. The wildlife is abundant depending on when you visit. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank AndrewUK2013
Reviewed 27 September 2018

A lovely little place to see some of the nature on Holy Island. It's well maintained and placed in a super location.

Thank Martyn H
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

WOW, what a place to visit, the building about the wildlife was educational, we visited the garden by Gertrude Jeckyll got as far as the lime kilns and then the weather took a turn for the worse so we took shelter and headed back to...More

Thank kazL-S2016
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Lindisfarne is a beautiful island. The nature reserve is amazing. stretching around the island it has opportunities to see a variety of wild life but it is a very windy island. Bring a good waterproof walking jacket and check the weather.

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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful place with wonderful sights of nature, both animals and landscape. It feels so peaceful and miles from the busy life on the mainland. Well worth visiting.

Thank ScottishTemplar
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