Wildlife Guided Walks

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Walking Holidays Scotland. We can offer a wildlife guided walk and a unique nature experiences in the Cairngorms National Park and Speyside.

To book please contact us via info@wildalbatours.com or call us on 07493 251419.

Our rangers are on hand to help you plan your day. We will give you a flavour of the authentic history and culture of the area and introduce you to the way that the landscape has changed over time and is managed today.

Below are a selection of tours that we offer. We can taylor a walk to fit your needs. Whether it’s a big challenge or a gentle introduction to the outdoors, Wild Alba Tours welcomes you.

Mid-summer Night Walk in the Hills and Moorland

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Midsummer Night Walk

This walk will take a select group of 4 people out into the hidden valleys in Glenlivet and up onto the moorland and hills. This will be a wonderful opportunity to see wildlife at dusk. Although we follow a set route there is no fixed itinerary and we will stop and look at whatever catches your eye along the way.  We will also provide a snack half-way through to sample some local products.

We will drive you from the meeting point to the start of the walk. This walk will be mostly on paths but the ground will be rough and wet in places. There will be the chance of seeing Red Deer, Roe Deer,  Common buzzard, Kestrel, Merlin, Peregrine falcon, Short-eared owl, Black grouse, Red grouse, Curlew, Dipper, Oystercatcher, Woodcock, Snipe and Raven however we cannot guarantee this.

Duration:             3-4 hours

Availability:         All day every day

Price:                     £35.00 per adult – £17.50 child

Number:              Maximum of 4 people

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Wildlife guided walks along the river Spey & Avon

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Wildlife walks along the river spey

A beautiful riverside walk following paths through the woodland of the Spey valley. This gentle 2 hours walk takes in all the splendour of the Spey Valley and offers splendid views of both woodland and river alike. Species of note along the way could be red squirrel, roe deer, dipper, grey wagtail, or maybe a fishing osprey. Our ranger will be with you all the way and will help you identify the flora and fauna.

Duration:             2 hours

Availability:         All day every day

Price:                     £17.50 per adult – £10.00 child

Number:              Maximum of 6 people

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Wildlife guided walks in the Moors & Hills

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Red Deer in the Cairngorms

Experience the living landscape of the hills and moors. Our ranger will take a select group out into the hidden valleys and up onto the moorland and hills.  Surrounded by an array of wonderful wildlife, this walk is ideal for those who like to unwind as they enjoy and explore the great outdoors at a slower pace.  No jumping in and out of minibuses ticking off target species, just a leisurely walk with our expert guide who will point out wildlife along the way.  Although we follow a set route there is no fixed itinerary and we will stop and look at whatever catches your eye along the way.

This walk requires a degree of fitness and will be on rough paths so good footwear is important.  It may also be cold and as it is Scotland it may rain so please also bring some warm waterproof clothing.

Duration:             3-4 hours

Availability:         All day every day

Price:                     £35.00 per adult – £17.50 child

Number:              Maximum of 4 people

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Wildlife guided walks in our Estate

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Red Squirrel on a wildlife tour Scotland

Experience the living landscape of Scotland’s estates. We will take you through a mixture of woodland, heath and hillside habitats seeing the wildlife as we walk. Our Ranger will take you on a journey around the estate seeing how the land is managed. The walking can be varied to fit the group.

On our walk you may see some of our wonderful resident birds of prey and other bird species, red and roe deer, perhaps a Red Squirrel and signs of plenty of small mammals and woodland creatures. Have your cameras at the ready to take photographs as we move along the tracks. There is also the chance to extend the tour and visit a Castle.  As the weather can be unpredictable as well as the seasonal movements of the wildlife we will vary this tour to fit the day you choose to join us.

Duration:             2 hours

Availability:         All day every day

Price:                     £17.50 per adult – £10.00 child

Number:              Maximum 4 people

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Auldich to Tomintoul – Spur of the Speyside Way

Wildlife Tour Cairngorms
Photo by Sean Paul Kinnear

Arrive in Tomintoul car park where we will collect you and drive you to the start of the walk in Auldich. We will walk a branch off from the low-level Speyside Way for this more dramatic spur across moorland to the high village of Tomintoul. The Glenlivet Distillery a handy stopping point half way along this more challenging spur route for refreshments and toilets.

The walk will take us along minor roads, moorland paths and tracks, can be very wet underfoot. This is the hardest (and most spectacular) section of the Speyside Way. We will spot wildlife as we walk and enjoy the day out.

There will be the chance of seeing Red Deer, Roe Deer, Red Squirrel, Common buzzard, Kestrel, Merlin, Peregrine falcon, Short-eared owl, Black grouse, Red grouse, Curlew, Dipper, Oystercatcher, Woodcock, Snipe and Raven

Duration:             5-6 hours

Availability:         All day every day

Price:                     £45 per person

Number:              Maximum 4 people

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Wildlife Tour Cairngorms
Wildlife Tour Cairngorms

All these tours can be tailored to fit you. Please give us a call or email to book and discus you time with us here at Wild Alba Tours.

To book this walk please contact us via info@wildalbatours.com or call us on 07493 251419.

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Wildlife Walking Whisky

We offer whisky wildlife walking tours in Speyside and the Cairngorms. Come on our unique malt whisky trail.

Our special whisky tours are a chance to do something different combining a guided outdoors nature trek and whisky tasting. Furthermore we can take you into the hills on our off road safari with dramatic views of the surrounding distilleries. Therefore why not experience a whisky wildlife walking tour in Speyside and the Cairngorms on the Scotch whiskey trail.

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Whisky Walking Wildlife

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