THINGS TO DO AROUND SCOTLAND?
Other nature-based experiences around Scotland?
Shetland Nature are a wildlife tour company operating in the Shetland Islands, right at the very top of the British Isles.
We specialise solely on the islands world renowned natural heritage. Owned and operated by a native Shetlander, our Holidays and Tours offer a truly unique and authentic Shetland experience.
ARGATY RED KITES
Argaty is a working upland livestock farm which has been home to our family since 1916. A massive six generations of Bowsers have lived here. Niall and Lynn are the fourth, Tom and Sarah are the fifth and their daughters, Rowan and Ellie, are the sixth… that’s a lot of Bowser!
As a family they believe in making our home a great place for nature, from the kites in the sky to the squirrels in the trees and everything else in between. View the website to see their wildlife experiences and accommodation options...
Highland Nature offers a bespoke Wildlife Guiding Experience to suit you and your itinerary. John Poyner is a well known Wildlife Guide based in Nethybridge, having led wildlife tours full-time since 2001 to destinations ranging from Shetland to the Hebrides, as well as his "local patch" in and around the Cairngorms National Park.
THE GRANT ARMS HOTEL
In the fine Scottish country town of Grantown on Spey, not far from the famous Spey River in the Heart of the Cairngorm National Park, lies the handsome stone built Grant Arms Hotel, specialised in Bird Watching and Wildlife.
Ardtornish Estate spreads out around Loch Aline, a huge, wooded, U-shaped bay, a natural haven.
Wherever you go, high in the hills or down at sea level, there are streams and lochs.
Ardtornish have a range of self-catering holiday accommodation from our grand Victorian Apartments through to cosy and romantic cottages. They also have a range of secluded bothies for those looking for a truly authentic and basic overnight experience.
Scotland : The Big Picture - Rewilding Journeys
" Our small group Rewilding Journeys are a carefully crafted blend of learning, inspiration and fun, in the company of expert guides and like-minded fellow travellers."
Immerse yourself in beautiful wild places, breathing in the air, listening to the silence. Picnic alongside cascading rivers and seek out enriching encounters with wild animals. Along the way, discover and learn about pioneering rewilding projects that are fighting back for nature, and meet the inspiring people involved.