Welcome to Wildlife on Mull


About Mull Wildlife Tours

White-tailed eagle soaring over Mull

Mull Wildlife Tours

As wildlife tour operator on the Isle of Mull, join us for the ultimate wildlife experience. Experience a flavour of this magical island through its wildlife, scenery and history, including the White Tailed Eagle, Golden Eagle, Hen Harriers, Red Deer and Otters. WildlifeonMull is a guided tour with a difference. We are based in a designated area of outstanding national beauty that is Ulva Ferry, with its unrivalled views along Loch Na Keal, up loch Tuath and across Inch Kenneth to the Isle of Iona. If you join our tour of the magical Isle of Mull, we will show you some of the spectacular scenery, while looking out for the majestic golden eagle, white-tailed sea eagle, hen harrier, red deer and otters and much more of what this beautiful island has to offer.

Mull Wildlife can be enjoy in all seasons.

Boasting approximately 300 miles of coastline from rugged Cliffs to both white and black sandy beaches. We also have a number of smaller islands on the western side of the Isle of Mull. From the famous Iona up to Staffa and on to Inch Kenneth and Aorsa. These islands have their own remarkable history while a few miles out off the west coast we have the Treshnish isles, owned by the National Trust and internationally famous for its birdlife. There are also areas of broadleaf woodland protected for their rare ecosystems, and large areas of grass moorland covering much of the hillsides. Sea and Freshwater Lochs, and rivers with fantastic waterfalls just add to the variety of habitats and scenery.
The Isle of Mull sits off the West Coast of Scotland and is the second largest of the inner Hebridean islands. 
The beauty of Mull can be enjoyed year-round with an ever-changing landscape, in spring and summer an abundance of wildflowers and nesting birds such as the Hen Harrier, Eagles and short-eared owl, whilst autumn brings us the sounds of rutting deer, autumnal colour and migrant birds. Also view the sea as spindrift is torn from the surface, spiralled up into the sky and  carried away by the winds created by these gales which tear through the islands occasionally
With the winter months we experience spectacular sunsets and millions of stars on clear nights, the Aurora Borealis is known to light our evening skies. Elsewhere you see Eagles soaring along cliff edges looking for food  and Otters feeding inshore diving and re emerging with their characteristic tail flip as they disappear under the water looking for food and Red Deer making their evening trip to the better pasture land especially in the early evening allong the roadsides.

WildlifeonMull is a wildlife and scenic tour based on the Isle of Mull near the  scenic Ulva Ferry.
We take you  on a spectacular journey to look for the special Flora and Fauna, Historical, Geological and scenic sights for which Mull is renowned. 
White-tailed Sea Eagles can be seen  over the sea lochs, Golden Eagles  flying over rugged mountains, Hen Harriers and Short Eared Owls hunting over the moorland glens where Red Deer graze throughout the summer.

Secluded bays where Otters can be seen playing and fishing in the kelp with Common and Grey Seals basking on the rocks and small islands uncovered at low tide. We will be on the look-out for Porpoise flitting through the waves as they hunt for food their fins glistening in the sunlight or Basking Sharks trawling for plankton close in shore.
A chance to sight the Bottlenose Dolphin or a Minke Whale as you watch and wait and let the cares of the world gradually drift away as you take in the timeless scenery that Mull has to offer.
Loose yourself as you watch a Grey Heron patiently waiting for a meal on the loch side or a family of ducks or geese drift on by as a Skylark, full of the joys, sings it’s wonderful song as it soars above your head or the distinctive call of the Oystercatcher noisily tries to see you off thinking you are too close to its nest.
All this is what a holiday or a day out on with Widlifonmull is all about, “What is life if full of care, I have no time to stand and stare (William Henry Davies, Poet)

A holiday or a day out with WildlifeonMull lifts your cares away, leaves you renewed and ready to take on the world again….until your next holiday on The Magical Island Of Mull.

Mull Wildlife Guide

Your tours will be led by Andrew, who has lived on The Isle of Ulva and then Mull for over 30 years. 
A graduate in Ecology and wildlife management, he is well qualified to make your tour an interesting, enjoyable and memorable day as we take you on a guided tour in our comfortable 8 seater mini-bus. Taking into account the changing tides, weather and our guest’s interests, we will take a route which will give the best chance of seeing both target species and other wildlife giving you a chance to enjoy as much of Mull’s natural world as our day allows.

Guide to Isle of Mull Ferries

Car/passenger ferry’s run regularly from the mainland. There are three routes to the Island Oban – Craignure, Lochaline – Fishnish and Ardnarmuchurchan – Tobermory.

On arrival on the Island, there is a bus service on the main routes and you can hire transport in Tobermory. If you are thinking about hiring a car it is advisable to book early during the summer months. On the other hand, make the most of your day by having us pick you up from the Ferry or your accommodation and get an early start!!   

Although we are based at Ulva Ferry and tours will normally start from there, pickups can be arranged from Craignure, Salen or Tobermory, as well as being able to work along with the Calmac Ferry timetable by prior arrangement.

We take tours out all week, please contact us for additional information or to request a booking on our web page.

Travel information on Mull

If you are without transport, by arrangement we can collect you from Tobermory (Ledaig car park), Salen, Fishnish or Craignure by prior arrangement.

Car hire on mull       Harbour Garage in Tobermory







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