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City of Edinburgh Council – Wildlife of Scotland

Join us for a five day tour of Scotland’s spectacular wildlife starting and finishing in Edinburgh.


Journey to Scotland’s West coast to explore ancient Atlantic Rainforest at Taynish, visit the European Beaver reintroduction site at Knapdale and enjoy a thrilling boat trip to the Corryvreckan Whirlpool with the chance of seeing Sea eagles, Seals, Otters and Porpoises.


Next to the Cairngorms National Park where we will hike through the majestic Caledonian Pine Forest, ascend onto the Cairngorm Plateau; home to Reindeer, Ptarmigan and Mountain Hare, and spend an evening mammal watching in a hide. Discover how the Scottish Wildcat is being conserved and compare Scotland’s wildlife to animals from mountain and tundra regions around the world at the Highland Wildlife Park.


6 – 10 August 2018

Cost £345


Contact Fraser Robertson or Andrew Bagnall on 0131 551 4370/4368 or [email protected]  / [email protected] for further information or book your place at https://www.joininedinburgh.org/sports/duke-edinburgh-award/

Course date:
6th - 10th August 2018
Course location:
Cairngorms National Park
Course fee: