Western Isles Cruises | Day Out With The Kids

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Western Isles Cruises

  • Mallaig
  • Outdoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Tours and River Cruises

Attraction Information

See some fantastic views of the Scottish coastline with Western Isles Cruises.

Travel on the ferry up Loch Nevis to Knoydart, known as Europe's Last Wilderness, and Tarbet, or take a Wildlife Cruise where you'll see a variety of birds, dolphins, whales and other animals. Just relax with a drink from the bar and enjoy the scenery. You can also hire a partially enclosed Rib and make your own way exploring the Scottish seas.

All boats have indoor and outdoor seating and plenty of snacks to keep you going. 

Set sail and have some adventure today!

  • daily 1 Hour Wildlife Cruises during the summer months
  • 10 passenger partially enclosed Rib available for private hire
  • ferry MV Western Isles has a whisky bar and a capacity of 81 persons

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 09:00 - 17:00

Last Entry

15 minutes prior to sailing. 

Pricing

Trips range from £12.00 to £22.00 depending on which trip you choose! Children 5 - 13 years old travel for half price, and Under 5s travel free!

Travel & Contact Information

Address

The Pier, Mallaig, The Highlands, PH41 4QD, Scotland

Phone number

01687 462233

Map

Website

Click here to visit Western Isles Cruises' website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

There is a free car park 5 minutes away. 

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Western Isles Cruises has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, snacks are available.

Western Isles Cruises has not told us if they are fully wheelchair friendly.

Those with limited mobility can access the boats with assistance. 

Yes, Western Isles Cruises have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Pets are allowed! 

Additional Info

Weather

Sailings can be disrupted due to adverse weather. Please contact Western Isles Cruises if in doubt. 

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