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Basking shark & wildlife adventure boat tours from Oban, Scotland

For 10 years Basking Shark Scotland has been leading the way offering eco-conscious wildlife adventure tours in the Hebrides and beyond. Our passionate and dedicated team of marine biologists are here to show you the wonders of Scotland’s wildlife. Our unique basking shark swims support our research and conservation- escape with us on an adventure with a difference.

Spring Shark & Island Adventure Tour

Join our exciting wildlife adventure as we explore the seas and coastline of the Inner Hebrides

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Basking Shark Tours

July to September is the peak Hebrides basking shark season. Come and join us for a wild adventure!

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St Kilda, Mingulay & Barra Basking Sharks

A real island adventure on the edge of the Atlantic. Amazing wildlife, deserted beaches & fascinating history.

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Seal & Lagoon

Escape with us to the beautiful Lagoon and swim in the crystal clear waters with the seals.

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The Ultimate Wildlife Encounter

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The Sea of the Hebrides hosts the world’s largest basking shark aggregation in the summer months. Basking sharks are wild animals living in a vast area and we can never guarantee sightings. Come aboard with our expert team to give yourself the best chance to see these creatures in their natural environment.

The stunning coast of the Hebrides has something for everyone - a fascinating historical landscape dotted with castles, abbeys and ruins. Whether its whales and dolphins or golden eagles, puffins & sea birds join us to see them in their natural habitat. Our unique wild swimming and snorkelling experiences are like no other.

Can’t choose between swimming with the world’s second largest shark or exploring the volcanic wonders of Fingal’s Cave? Our multi-days tours have it all!