Scottish Wildlife Cruises

Witness the rare wildlife and stunning scenery of the west coast of Scotland, the Hebrides and St Kilda aboard our specialist wildlife cruises, with expert Crew and luxury vessels.

Two new "Far-flung islands" 10-night cruises for 2020 

Our two new “Far-flung Islands” cruises for 2020 celebrate Scotland's "Year of Coasts and Waters".  Our “Far-flung Islands” series of 10-night cruises access the most remote, evocative and idyllic islands of the Outer Hebrides and the far North West of Scotland. Find out more on our news page>

A sheltered water cruise through the heart of Scotland

Our Loch Linnhe, Caledonian Canal and Loch Ness 6-night cruise is a relaxing, sheltered water cruise which journeys through the very heart of Scotland, through outstanding scenery. The cruise is a luxurious experience aboard Emma Jane, with ensuite cabins, spacious saloons and decks, a gourmet menu, accompanied onshore excursions and even a hot tub! Find out more>

Cruise availability 2019 & 2020

Our 2019 season is fully booked.  Our 2020 cruises are booking up quite quickly; view our 2020 cruise calendar with a choice of 4-night, 6-night, 8-night, and 10-night exclusive cruise itineraries. Private cruise charter is available for 2020 on cruises with no bookings  Find out more>

May was a magical month for cruising the Hebrides

Read the reviews our guests have sent in about their cruise in May, with some stunning images too! View our news page

A Wildlife Guide on every cruise

We are the only Scottish small-ship cruise company that provides accompanied on-shore guided trips, with a specialist Wildlife Guide on board every cruise. The amazing wildlife on land, sea and air in the Hebrides is not always accommodating enough to pop up when we want it to! Our Skippers and Wildlife Guides are expert at reading the sea and landscape, backed by years of experience and knowledge in finding and identifying wildlife in the Hebrides. 

Book your 2020 private cruise charter

A private charter is a truly exceptional holiday, read the blog sent in by guest Christina Macaulay on the highlights of her cruise in May 2019.  Private charter is only available on cruises with no bookings, so if you have a date in mind for 2020, get in touch soon, there are now only 5 dates left with no bookings which are still available for charter. Find out more>

Our 2018 season was a huge success for wildlife encounters 

Having the opportunity to see a wide range of rare wildlife is clearly a wonderful experience for our guests and our 2018 season had a fantastic number and variety of sightings . View just some of the wildlife photos taken by our crew and guests during our 2018 cruising season . Apart from the wildlife, there is lots more to experience and discover on our cruises; from local history and culture and spectacular scenery to fabulous food, with plenty of time to relax and enjoy life onboard. With a choice of 11 Scottish cruise itineraries, request our brochure  or book online>