Highland Safaris – winner of the ‘Best Visitor Experience’ in Scotland and open all year combines the Red Deer Centre with our award-winning exhilarating 4×4 off road Safaris, inspiring walking and biking activities, Perthshire’s only Gold and Gem Panning Centre and exciting boat trips on Loch Tay.
Explore The Loch and discover the story – The ultimate way to experience Loch Tay
Have fun on Loch Tay as you skim over the surface of the waters of Perthshire’s largest and one of Scotland’s deepest lochs! Surrounded by stunning and dramatic landscape, in an area steeped in history, myths and folklore you will be mesmerised by mystical and spell binding stories of the people who have shaped the very fabric of this amazing area throughout the ages. Our state of the art RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat) has been named Iolaire; Gaelic for Eagle. She has a heated cabin and fitted with twin 300HP Evinrude engines capable of speeds of more than 40 knots (45 MPH!) – that makes her the BIGGEST and FASTEST boat on Loch Tay!
She can seat up to 12 passengers in comfortable, individual seats. With on deck viewing platforms, front and back, you can feel the wind in your hair and connected to everything that makes Loch Tay so memorable.
1 ½ hour Loch Tay Safari
10:00AM – 11:30AM
12:00PM – 1:30PM
2:00PM – 3:30PM
4:00PM – 5:30PM*
6:00PM – 7:00PM*
Please call to book.
Includes a glass of prosecco.
7 days a week | April to November
*Peak times only
£30 per person
£20 per child
£95 per family
Loch Tay Safari
A unique cruise on Loch Tay exploring the history, heritage and folklore of Perthshire’s largest loch.
Experience the breath taking scenery and learn about this mysterious and dramatic landscape from our local and knowledgeable skipper, you will be enchanted by the Loch’s mystical charm!
Our modern, custom built cabin RIB is safe, comfortable, fast, dry and guaranteed to raise a smile!
Her versatility makes it perfect for getting in close to the inaccessible banks of the loch and exploring the unique landscape from the water.
Iolaire can seat up to 12 people and is suitable for all ages!
Located in the eastern shore of Loch Tay in the village of Kenmore, Loch Tay Safaris are situated in the most idyllic setting which is perfect for a day out on the water.
Need More Inspiration?
There are a wide range of activities and things to do at Loch Tay. You can walk, cycle and travel around the countryside to your heart’s content. In the winter you can even explore the wilderness and discover the wildlife that inhabit the mountain tops. As well as enjoying your time on land, you can also get on the water and explore the beauty of Loch Tay.
Find Your Dream Holiday Today
Relax in your own luxurious lodge on the shores of Loch Tay. Indulge yourself in natures own Scottish beauty while you surround yourself with stunning highland wilderness and wildlife.