Baltimore Sea Safari is a family run boat trip business operating in Baltimore, West Cork, providing coastal sightseeing tours with whale, dolphin and wildlife watching. Baltimore Sea Safari aim is to introduce passengers to the outstanding beauty of the coastline, while looking for the wildlife that may be in the area, while causing as little disturbance as possible to the wildlife and their habitats.
The waters off Baltimore offer the perfect environment to see whales, dolphins, porpoise, basking sharks along with varied other wildlife and a myriad of sea birds. Baltimore Sea Safari operate in an area of exceptional unspoiled natural beauty, which includes waters around Carberys Hundred isles in Roaringwater Bay (which is designated as a Special Area of Conservation), the Ilen river to Skibbereen and offshore in the Atlantic waters, which are home to the most spectacular scenery and home to the most diverse range of sea and birdlife to be seen anywhere in Ireland.
During all of the boat trips Baltimore Sea Safari provide a commentary on the sights of interest and on the fascinating history of the area and its wildlife. Also on-board there is hydrophone for listening to the sounds of the sea. Baltimore Sea Safari operates several daily boat trips and also offers a water taxi to the islands. The boat is available for private or commercial charter and is ideal for family groups, corporate/work outings, school tours, birthday, stag/hen parties.
See more of the beauty of Roaringwater Bay by taking a ferry to Sherkin, Cape Clear or Heir Island.