Handa Island Wildlife Reserve, Handa Island

Categories: Islands, Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
5/5 based on 65+ 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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  • 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...  read more »
  • This is the sort of experience everyone should have! I fulfilled my ambition to see puffins - once the very helpful warden had pointed them out to me through her powerful spotter-scope, I could easily...  read more »
  • We enjoyed a great ferry ride to the Island and a breathtaking walk around Handa. We saw plenty of Puffins and many other birds. The Ferry staff were extremely friendly.The walk is not strenuous, the ...  read more »
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