2017 Cruise Programme
Please see below for details of our 2017 Hebridean Island and Wildlife Cruises aboard motor vessel Hjalmar Bjorge and sailing yacht Zuza. Join us for our award-winning mix of bird and whale-watching, island discovery, flora and fauna, photo opportunities, daily walks and excellent food. For 2018 cruise information click here.
The prices shown are all-inclusive per person* and the right-hand column tells you how many places remain. As usual, repeat guests will receive a 5% discount.
|1. Thurs 27 April to Mon 1 May (4 nights)||Hebridean Island Weekend||£850||Completed|
|2. Sat 6 May to Fri 12 May (6 nights)||“Puffins Galore” – Mull, Iona and Treshnish Isles||£1250||Completed|
|3. Sat 13 May to Fri 19 May (6 nights)||Focus on St Kilda Expedition||£1450||Completed|
|4. Sat 20 May to Mon 29 May (9 nights)||Exploring the Isles of the West – guided cruise with Marc Calhoun||£1895||Completed|
|5. Weds 31 May to Fri 9 June (9 nights)||Outer Hebrides and the Shiants||£1800||Completed|
|6. Sat 10 June to Fri 16 June (6 nights)||Focus on St Kilda Expedition||£1450||Completed|
|7. Sat 17 June to Fri 23 June (6 nights)||Focus on St Kilda Expedition||£1450||Completed|
|Zuza sail cruise Sat 17 June to Mon 26 June (9 nights)||Hebridean Sailing Explorer – Hebrides & St Kilda||£1665/ £1485||Completed|
|8. Mon 26 June to Thurs 6 July||Private charter||Completed|
|9. Sat 8 July to Mon 17 July (9 nights)||North West Coast Explorer||£1800||Completed|
|10. Weds 19 July to Fri 28 July (9 nights)||North Hebridean Explorer (including North Rona)||£1850||Completed|
|11. Sat 29 July to Mon 7 Aug (9 nights)||Western Isles Explorer (including the Monachs and St Kilda)||£1800||Completed|
|12. Sat 12 Aug to Fri 18 Aug (6 nights)||Focus on St Kilda Expedition||£1450||4|
|Zuza sail cruise Sat 12 Aug to Mon 21 Aug (9 nights)||Hebridean Sailing Explorer – Hebrides & St Kilda||£1665/ £1485||Full|
|13. Sat 19 Aug to Fri 25 Aug (6 nights)||Isles of the Southern Hebrides (Mingulay, Sandray etc)||£1450||6|
|14. Sat 26 Aug to Fri 1 Sept (6 nights)||Jura, Corryvreckan and Colonsay||£1250||2|
|15. Sat 2 Sept to Fri 8 Sept (6 nights)||Isles of the Southern Hebrides plus St Kilda||£1450||4|
|16. Sat 9 Sept to Fri 15 Sept (6 nights)||Mull and the Small Isles||£1250||Unavailable|
|Zuza sail cruise Sat 9 Sept to Fri 15 Sept (6 nights)||Southern Hebrides Sailing Cruise||£1110/ £990||Full|
|17. Sat 16 Sept to Fri 22 Sept (6 nights)||Knoydart, Small Isles and South Skye (including Muck, Eigg and Rum)||£1250||5|
|Zuza sail cruise Sat 16 Sept to Fri 22 Sept (6 nights)||Southern Hebrides Sailing Cruise||£1110/ £990||3-4|
|18. Sat 23 Sept to Fri 29 Sept (6 nights)||Mull and Iona Explorer (plus Coll and Tiree)||£1250||6|
*Our fees have no hidden extras. The only thing you pay for, once onboard, is drinks from the bar if you wish to make use of that facility. Otherwise everything – all your food and drink, bed-linens, towels, berthing fees etc – is included.
DID YOU KNOW?
Atlantic puffins have penguin-like colouring but they sport a colourful beak that has led some to dub them the "sea parrot". The beak fades to a drab grey during the winter and blooms with colour again in the spring.