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Shearwater Coastal Cruises and Dive Chartering
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22 Aug 2016
“September 2014 Cruise ”
10 May 2015
“Great experience”
Dolphin watching in Cardigan Bay from our purpose-built, large, stable and roomy catamaran cruiser "Shearwater". We operate from Pwllheli, in the north of Cardigan Bay, visiting offshore seal and seabird colonies and we are usually accompanied by...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Pwllheli LL53 5YQ, Wales
+44 7815 717251
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Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Did this cruise back in September 2014 wit my partner and my parents. We all had a throughly enjoyable time and are hoping that we can do this again this September when we return.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Helen S
Reviewed May 10, 2015

We found the boat to be a good size for the amount of people on the tour and the commentary was very informative. With wildlife, of course, there are no guarantees, but the tour was worth the money anyway. If you are visiting this area...More

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank twelvequid
Reviewed January 30, 2015

Really amazing cruise on the lleyn peninsula with its spectacular scenery. we picked a lovely sunny calm afternoon we saw dolphins 3 times on our trip Amazing! The birds were nesting on the cliffs truly spectacular sight. the seals basking on the rocks to my...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank 75wendy24
Reviewed November 2, 2014

Where to start. During our family vacation in North Wales, we decided, as a family, to hire a local charter boat as this is what we do where we are from. After reading the reviews on TA, I knew this was the right choice. The...More

Date of experience: September 2014
4  Thank CaptainQuickie
Reviewed August 27, 2014

excellent afternoon cruise. pick sunny day, flat sea low tide. The vessel is modern with upper deck and comfortable. Alan, both skipper and owner is very knowledgeable on both the coastal geology and marine life - provides continuous commentary. outstanding skill at holding the boat...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Laurence S
Reviewed August 25, 2014

I enjoyed a fabulous cruise with Shearwater on 19th August 2014. The boat was extremely comfortable and the crew really helpful. We enjoyed the spectacular scenery of the LLeyn Peninsula and drew in close to the cliffs to view sea birds and seals. To my...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Julia M
Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

We booked this as a treat as we have been going to the Lynn peninsula for years and have never had a go at this. I was excited that we might see some dolphins - but was just blown away by how incredible they were!...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed August 1, 2014

Had a lovely trip with Shearwater Cruises especially not expecting to see dolphins. Then after waiting and watching we saw lots of dolphins which was very exciting for me as i had never seen any. The two staff on board were lovely, helpful with identification...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank Pixiepod
Reviewed August 1, 2014

had a wonderful afternoon cruise, plenty to see, plenty of room. Crew informative and seeing the dolphins was such a bonus. Only one point I wish we"d taken a proper picnic, although we were told we could take what we wanted, I only took few...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Gg09bb12
Reviewed July 12, 2014

Being a "local" I thought that this was "something that tourists do" - how wrong I was! We had a wonderful voyage and saw our home area from a totally new perspective. Highly educational and thoroughly recommended. We saw more than two dozen dolphins really...More

Date of experience: June 2014
4  Thank Gareth J
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