A special place... The Isles of Scilly are one of only two places in England where Manx Shearwaters breed
Under threat...The Isles of Scilly hold 3,000 fewer pairs of breeding seabirds than 25 years ago
We need YOUR help to protect our important seabird heritage
Fridays only. Normally departs Penzance at 9.15 am (note: some variations due to tide), returning 4:30 pm from St Mary's. Check Scillonian sailing times online for details.
Prices (2015) £40 standard price, £35 discount price for RSPB members if membership number quoted at the time of booking. Booking essential.
* Sailing takes just over 2.5 hours one way.
Photos Nick Tomalin
The 'wildlife guide' team of volunteers
Join the RSPB for a FREE guided walk to the Abbey Pool and back
Learn more about the work of the Isles of Scilly Seabird Recovery Project
Walks last 45 minutes. For more details ask at the RSPB information point.
Guided walks are weather dependent!
Explore the rugged coast of Scilly, its wildlife and history, with skipper John Peacock and a volunteer guide from the Isles of Scilly Seabird Recovery Project.
Schedule from St Agnes Quay (one day a week). Trip lasts 1.5 to 2 hours - wear suitable clothing and footwear.
Check www.stagnesboating.co.uk for up to date details on how to book trips and to learn how trips may be affected by tides and weather.