Handa Island Wildlife Reserve, Handa Island

(4.9/5 based on 70 reviews on the web)
Stretch your legs at Handa Island Wildlife Reserve, a wildlife reserve for seabirds and a fantastic scenic setting for walks and relaxation. Bird watchers will especially love this spot, which offers opportunities to observe whole colonies of resident razorbills, puffins, and guillemots. Take time to learn about the birds' biology and study identification charts at the visitor's hut. Rangers offer maps and binoculars, so you can explore the park by yourself on grassy trails and boardwalks. Be mindful of the weather and dress appropriately, as there is no shelter on the path. Put Handa Island Wildlife Reserve at the forefront of your travel plans using our Handa Island trip itinerary planner.
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  • Handa island is beautiful and well worth a visit. However the rangers are a little irritating and jobsworthy. Myself and a friend went over onmy dinghy to camp and there was a chap with dreadlocks who...  more »
  • We drove for over an hour to catch the ferry over to Handa Island today only to find that it's closed for the season. There is nothing on the website to indicate this whatsoever. There is nothing on t...  more »
  • Great day out on this beautiful island. The scenery is stunning especially the beaches and the Rangers/guides are very knowledgable. After a short talk you are free to walk around the island on the de...  more »