Grey Seals & Seabird Cruise

This Farne Islands tour is perfect for all of the family to view the seabirds and superb seal habitats and population of the Farne Islands (depending on the time of year).

As we sail around we’ll also experience the magnificent and iconic scenery of the islands and Northumberland’s coastline and learn about Grace Darling’s life saving heroism on the ship wrecked Forfarshire in the 19th century.



and learn of Grace Darling’s life-saving heroics. This tour is wheelchair accessible but only when the tide is in so we can pick you up and drop you off at the slipway. Please note that we can’t get extra-wide chairs and electric wheelchairs onboard as we still need to help you get on the boat. For more details about wheelchairs, please contact us and we will let you know the times available for you. This cruise operates all year long.

Grey Seal on Longstone Island

Grey Seal on Longstone Island

Sailing Information

Dates: Throughout the year
Prices: Adults £20, Child* £15, Under 5 Free
Departure Times: We sail all year long at various times thourghout the season. For dates and departure times, see booking options below.

*Child classed as aged 15 and under

  • Please arrive 30 mins before your departure to collect your boarding pass. Failure to do so may result in your ticket being resold.
  • This tour takes approximately 1.5 hours and does not land on any of the islands.
  • Times and frequencies may change at short notice.
  • Please wrap up warm as it gets cold at sea.
  • Well behaved dogs are welcome on board.
  • Although all of our vessels have wheelchair access, boarding is only possible during high tides. Please contact us direct to check on the sailing times available.