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Western Isles Wildlife Tours

Carinish | Isle of North Uist, Scotland
+44 1876 580619
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Steve knows his stuff

Steve really knows his patch and what's on it, yet carries his expertise lightly, casually... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Simply the best guided tour for birds, flora and fauna with archaeology thrown in too

Steve's groups are small which suited us well. He is so knowledgeable about anything in the wild... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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Carinish | Isle of North Uist, Scotland
Carinish | Isle of North Uist, Scotland
+44 1876 580619
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Steve really knows his patch and what's on it, yet carries his expertise lightly, casually remarking on some tiny insect or plant along with drawing attention to eagles. You don't need to be a wildlife enthusiast -- the non-expert will have an enjoyable guided tour...More

Thank IonH
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Steve's groups are small which suited us well. He is so knowledgeable about anything in the wild and has a superb way of putting all this over making everyone feel inclusive whether you are a beginner birder like most of us in the group or...More

Thank sheenamurray1
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Steve Duffield who runs the days / tour is a real expert in Birds, Flora, Moths, etc and knows exactly where to find them. All I can say is we have been out with Steve before and would happily do so again. If on a...More

Thank Fargo2016
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Steve Duffield is an expert birder and knows the best birding spots throughout the Uists. We saw numerous resident and migrating bird species. In our 3 days of birding we covered most of N. Uist, Berneray, Benbecula, and half of S. Uist. Many of the...More

Thank fasgadair
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had a great day out with Steve. I am not a big birdwatcher but my partner is but he managed to keep both of us really happy. Steve prepared lunch for us which we really enjoyed – Eggs from his own chickens and great...More

Thank Cate_L_D
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We had a brilliant day out with Steve. He was friendly, very knowledgeable and helpful. We were lucky with the weather but we saw all the local birds of prey, as well as otters and seals. We saw both golden and white tailed Eagles. We...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

My husband wanted birds and otters and by golly he got them! A fabulous day out, Steve is, as has already been noted, very knowledgeable and a lovely guy to boot. We saw waders and other small birds too numerous to name, as well as...More

Thank Nicky A
Reviewed 6 August 2016

A week ago we spent a fantastic day with Steve - the weather wasn't great but we think that made our job easier. We saw plenty of short eared owls and hen harriers, a corn bunting, golden and sea eagles as well as our best...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Steve is incredibly knowledgeable both about the birds, mammals, flora and insects that inhabit the Uists and also about the best places to find and view them. Every day was different and special. We learnt and saw so much and would love to return.

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I often book a day's wildlife tour when I visit new places in the UK and this was one of the best I've had. Steve is a great chap and showed me around both Benbecula and South Uist gaining me great views of much of...More

Thank Pete R
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