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We visited this picturesque location at the beginning of September and unfortunately most of the puffins had already gone. The first evening we didn't see any so we went back the next morning and... more »
We visited in early September and the Puffins were still there. Look for them on the right side of the island. You are too far away to get a decent picture or view so bring a camera with a telephoto.... more »
It is a great place to see puffins. I would have given it a five star if they were enough. Perhaps they are nesting later this year. Not many crowds but parking would be problem in busy season. The root cellars were open and that was an added bonus. It is a beautiful location. Photographers would need at least a 400 mm lens to get great images.
A short little trek and you come upon an amazing site of puffins. No need to be on a boat for this one. Recommend binoculars to see the beauty of the puffin - I forgot mine and wish I had not.
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