Hebrides Day Trips

Escapes into Nature

Our day trips take you out into the Hebrides environment and show you the amazing highlights of these beautiful islands. We focus on nature, wildlife, archaeology, crofting and of course life on an island
We use our own private vehicle and can arrange pickup at your accommodation provider. If you have an interest in the Gaelic language your guide James Macletchie is fluent and he has featured in many Tv programs including Monty Halls Great Hebridean Escape, Paul Murton's Scottish Islands.

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Discover the Uists

£60 per person (min 2)

This is a wonderful day trip exploring the islands of North Uist in search of otters and other wildlife, looking at ancient archaeology from 3500BC and walking into some of the most stunning locations in the Hebrides. North Uist is a stunning island that is easily toured and packed with interesting sites and incredible views.

We stop off for a local lunch in a small cafe and provide water and snacks on the way. 

Suitable for most levels of walking and can be adapted to suit.

Maximum 6 passengers


Wild West Coast

£60 per person (min 2)

Follow in the footsteps of Dame Darcey Bussel and her recent adventures in the beautiful islands of North Uist, South Uist and Eriskay. Discover the beating heart of these islands as we travel along the edge of the Atlantic and marvel at the intricate beauty of this place. The islanders live along the Atlantic fringe and this is home to the crofter and the crofting landscape. These 7 islands with just over 3500 people are the jewels of the Hebrides and magical places to wander on any day trip..

Maximum 6 passengers

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Magical Isle of Harris

£120 per person ( Leaves from North Uist)

Our day trip to the Isle of Harris will take you over the sound of Harris to a rugged, spectacular landscape of mountain and stunning beaches. We will meander down single-track roads and visit Luskintyre, Seilibost, Tarbert, Husinish and the golden road. This is one of the most stunning locations in the Outer Hebrides and not to be missed. There is a magic about Harris that is so infectious that once seen you must always return. The colour of the ocean, the glimmer of the sands, the charm of the little villages leaves you feeling as if you truly have arrived in paradise.

Maximum 6 passengers


Fly Fishing Adventures

£100 for Two Rods
£150 for 3 to 4 Rods

The island of North Uist is famous for its wide variety of fishing opportunities for brown trout, sea trout and salmon. With such a wide variety to choose from it can be a daunting task trying to find the perfect beat or know the state of the tide. Why not book yourself a day trip with James Macletchie who has had over 40 years of fishing experience on these waters to help discover some of the more remote lochs and sea pools in the search for salmon and seatrout.
Seapools are dictated by the tide and during the summer they are often full of fresh sea trout averaging from about 3Ibs up to record fish over 10IB

Fishing Permits

Please Note

To fish any water in North Uist a permit must be purchased from the North Uist Estate. These permits are obtained from Lochmaddy Hotel which issues the fishing beats. They can be contacted at


Fishing Weeks

Stay & Fish

Should you wish to fish North UIst waters for longer than a day then why not come for a week and stay at Lochmaddy Hotel.

This is a fishing hotel and gives you access to all fishing waters owned by North Uist Estate.. Details at www.lochmaddyhotel.co.uk

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