Great views of Corncrakes and other birds. Very
informative. Had a lovely day - thanks ever so
Crakes and Cakes
graded Wildlife Tour - maximum 3 miles
Every Sunday from late April through to
Tobermory at 09.00 am for the stunning journey to Fionnphort,
where we take the 11.00 am ferry to Iona.
Craignure Ferry collection available
the elusive and skulking Corncrake, one of Scotlandís rarest
Summer migrant birds, that retains a stronghold on the island.
delights of the machair, one of the rarest habitats in Europe and
its special bird and plant communities.
well as searching for the Corncrake, we will discover a landscape
moulded by Lewisian Gneiss, the oldest and hardest rock in
Europe. We also hope to see a variety of Arctic-bound migratory
waders that refuel at The Bay at the Back of the Ocean in Spring.
We walk no
longer than 3 miles on flat easy terrain, however stout walking
shoes or walking boots are essential.
The cost of the Corncrake Walk is £75.00 per person
Door to door service. We collect you directly from your
accommodation in Tobermory, Salen or Craignure
Return ferry fare to Iona
Binoculars for guest's use
services of a local Wildlife Guide and Walk Leader