Boat Trips

Winter Wildlife Adventures from the Isle of Skye

The clean Atlantic waters of the West Coast of Scotland provide excellent opportunities to encounter the Sea Eagles, Whales, Dolphins, Seals and Sea Birds that live and pass through this area. There is nothing more exciting than your first encounter with wild dolphins, which by choice will come right up to the boat giving you an incredible view of these wonderful animals.

2 hour -  Winter Wildlife Safari - 

Sea Eagle Boat Trip Skye
Adult - £65 | Child / Concess - £35

An exciting fast trip off the Isle of skye coast within the territory of these awe inspiring eagles. These magnificent birds occupy several of the local cliff tops and islands, and we regularly see more than one eagle on this unique sea eagle safari.
Puffins, Porpoise, Seals, Dolphins and Minke whales may also be encountered on the way. Incredible scenery, fantastic boat and a great crew will leave you wanting more. Expect the unexpected and don't forget to bring your camera!

BOOK: Sea Eagle Safari

5 hour -  Winter Wildlife Explorer

Wildlife Boat Trip | Skye
Adult - £125 | Child - £65

Our most popular wildlife adventure visiting the Sea Eagles of Scalpay, Raasay, Longay and Crowlin Islands. Golden Eagles, Seals, Porpoise and regular Dolphins are also seen on this trip. Raasay Island stop over - On this trip we stop on the beautiful island of Raasay where you can stretch your legs and get refreshments, before heading back out to continue your wildlife adventure.  Incredible landscapes, amazing wildlife, fantastic memories.

BOOK: Wildlife Explorer


Skye Seals
Adult - £50 | Child - £40

Every summer evening (leaving at 4.30pm) our fast rib heads from Skye to Applecross. Enjoy dinner at the Award Winning Applecross Inn before an exhilerating fast ride home. A fantastic evenings adventure!
Afternoon trips also available, just ask. Also we can pick you up and return you to Applecross: destinations include Raasay, Portree or anywhere that takes your fancy.

BOOK: Applecross Inn

Unlimited Private Charter - Available Anytime

Fast Rib Charter Skye

Available Anytime - from £125 per hour 

Dive | Filming Support Hire | Survey Work

Tell us what you want to do and we will make it happen.

High speed thrill rides, special charters to the Shiant Islands, Applecross, Gairloch, the enchanting Island of Rona, Knoydart, Outer Hebrides, Mallaig, Small Isles etc. You name it we can take you there.

Family outings, birthday parties, stag and hen parties, water taxi service, need to get somewhere - Call me....

Photographic safaris, hill walkers, film makers and Island explorers all welcome...

Private Charter from 1 to 12 people (maximum capacity is 12 people) .

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 Applecross Inn - Not available through the winter

Trips to the Award Winning Applecross Inn.

applecrossWild-Spirit will take you there on a high speed adventure, look out for Sea Eagles, Porpoise and Dolphins on the way.

Enjoy a fabulous meal at the Applecross Inn and when you are ready, we will boat you back.

An amazing, totally unique adventure.Wild-Spirit departs from Kyleakin on Skye, pickup can also be arranged from the slipways at Glenelg or Broadford.

Available afternoons and evenings throughout the summer -

Boat in & Boat Back Adults £50 : Under 15yrs/Concess £40.

(minimum number is 4, maximum is 12) (meal not included in price) (water & windproof clothing provided) (more distant pickup and drop off points may require a small additional charge, call to discuss). Pickup time discussed on the day. 0776 543 5424


Trip Info


All our main trips depart from Kyleakin on the Isle of Skye.


The safety of our passengers is very important. Everyone will be issued with a lifejacket and waterproofs. A full safety briefing will be given before departure.


We will provide waterproofs, but we do recommend wearing warm cloths especially during the early spring and autumn.


Our Wild Spirit boat can go out in most normal weather conditions, but if it is deemed unsafe to be on the water we will cancel the trip and try to offer an alternative date.


To book your Wild Spirit boat trip use our online booking system.

Isle of Skye

Skye is the largest of the Inner Hebrides on the West coast of Scotland.
Wild Spirit boat trips operates from Kyleakin by the Skye Bridge at the South of the island.


One of the best ways to see wildlife on Skye is by taking a boat trip.
Wild Spirt is a large fast rib which can cover a large distance quickly to find Dolphins, Whales and Sea Eagles.

Book a Trip

The Wild Spirit rib can comfortable carry 12 passengers and offers set trips or can be hired for private tours.
Book your seat to get out on the water around the Isle of Skye.