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staffa fingal,s cave

Took the boat from iona ,the boat trip was about 35 mins on a rolling swell which made the trip... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
mauricewalton419
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Workington, United Kingdom
Bucket list moment!

I had so longed to visit Staffa & Fingal’s cave - which leads to “expectations “! I am very, VERY... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
S-JPeters
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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Large cavern by the sea full of echoes and the sound of crashing ocean waves.
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Took the boat from iona ,the boat trip was about 35 mins on a rolling swell which made the trip interesting.Getting closer to staffa the size is impressive.The boat went close to the cave enterance to give a view from the sea before landing.The boat...More

3  Thank mauricewalton419
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I had so longed to visit Staffa & Fingal’s cave - which leads to “expectations “! I am very, VERY, glad to say that they did not disappoint! We joined a Staffa Tours boat for our visit. The guys who run this are very experienced...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Prepare to travel a fair distance by boat to get to this magical island and hope that the crossing is on the calm side if you have a problem with motion sickness (or carry medicine as a precaution). Other than that, just sit back and...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to get a sunny day with little showers. What a wonderful experience. Fingals cave is a MUST visit. Nature in its most divine form. Unforgettable experience

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

I know Staffa`s apperance is not one of the kind. I have only seen the Giant`s Causeway prior to that. But I the 20metre high cave is impressive nevertheless. Luckily we had the early bird departure and we were the first boat to arrive on...More

1  Thank Ann V
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

My travel to Fingal's Cave was amazing. The view was stunning and breathtaking. The rocks can get slippery so be sure not to rush. We saw little jellyfish in the sea foam inside the cave. I liked to look for little snails in the rocks...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

I had mixed feelings about my experiences, I have to admit.  First, the positives.  We were very lucky to arrive at Fionnphort on Mull in almost perfect weather: the sun was out, the sea relatively calm and skies blue.  Maybe a few more dramatic clouds...More

1  Thank ESP2006
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Travelled with staffatours.com, fantastic friendly guys, boat a bit cramped. Fingals cave was a must see at least once in your lifetime. My mobility isn't perfect but I was determined to get round to the cave and although unsteady in very short areas I managed...More

2  Thank morag R
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved this. Just the natural beauty of the spot and the various formation of basalt columns were amazing . Hope for a good day as the weather in the highlands is challenging

1  Thank zuni P
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This tour is one of the most exciting I had because of the wildness of the location. The boat leave you on the cave for about one hour and you're basically in the middle of the sea with an amazing ferrata walk around the rocks....More

2  Thank Alessia L
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Christen W
10 March 2018|
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Response from mauricewalton419 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i missed your question.The ferry from Mull to Iona is only a short distance.The boat trips are near the ferry point,s between Mull & Iona.Think you would need to stay on Mull at least over night .The locals say may... More
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