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Welcome to the Outer Hebrides

Home to whales, dolphins, puffins, eagles & lots more!

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Join us on the Monadhliath

Our comfortable specially converted fishing boat.

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See whales and dolphins

The North Minch is one of Europe's cetacean hotspots!

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Stunning Scottish scenery

The coastal scenery of Scotland's Highlands and Islands awaits.

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Wildlife Adventures from Sea to Shore ...

Hebridean Adventures offer fully guided Scottish whale, dolphin and wildlife-watching cruises , expert-led activity cruises, and private charters for groups or commercial use around the islands of the Outer Hebrides, also known as the Western Isles. Our choice of Scottish cruises offer chances to visit St Kilda, the Isle of Skye, the Small Isles, the Shiants and Summer Isles, the Minch and the scenic west coast of the Scottish Highlands. Some of the amazing wildlife you may see include whales, dolphins, puffins, eagles, otters, seals, basking sharks and many, many more marine and coastal wildlife species. Enjoy shore excursions to go exploring + anchoring overnight often in beautiful and remote bays and sea lochs. The best value expert wildlife-watching cruise holiday choices in Scotland? We think so! If boats are not your thing or you only have a day or two, we also offer a guided land-based wildlife tour of the Isle of Lewis in our 4x4 minibus.

Featured Experiences

A few of our favourite Scottish wildlife cruises that you might like ...

West Coast Wildlife Odyssey Cruise

Mallaig, United Kingdom

September 19 - 23 2022· 4 nights

West Coast Wildlife Odyssey Cruise

A 4-night cruise exploring the beautiful and dramatic coastal scenery and wildlife of the Western Highlands.

Shiant Isles Puffin Cruise

Stornoway, United Kingdom

May 26 - 29 2023· 3 nights

Shiant Isles Puffin Cruise

A perfect intro to Hebridean cruising - 3 nights visiting the Shiant Isles and their seabirds with whales and dolphins too. (MONADHLIATH)

The Big Hebridean Wildlife Adventure Cruise

Inverness, United Kingdom

June 10 - 16 2023· 6 nights

The Big Hebridean Wildlife Adventure Cruise

A unique wildlife cruise itinerary that mixes great birdwatching with spotting whales & dolphins plus a visit to St Kilda.  (MONADHLIATH)


Fantastic trip, great wildlife and beautiful scenery

Clare C

Winning combination of land and sea wildlife spotting

Lucy B

The crew looked after us very well indeed, chef delighted us each evening with delicious meals with locally sourced produce.

Christine F

Our other companies...

If you are looking for something slightly different, then please check out the details of our other Scotland-based wildlife tour and cruise company options below...


The Northern Light Cruising Company


SKYEFARI 4x4 Wildlife Tours


We are proud to be associated with the following tourism & conservation organisations. Please take a look at our Green & Sustainability Page for full details of all our commitments and partnerships.

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22 North Beach, Stornoway, 

Isle of Lewis, HS1 2XQ

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