5 Safari Tour Adventures on Exmoor
Red Stag Safari
Using his local knowledge, Andrew Turner the guide for all the tours a local Exmoor man whose family have inhabited Exmoor for some 200 years endeavours to provide a scintillating experience while on holiday at your Exmoor holiday cottages. Open 7-
Red Stag Safari tours use Land Rover Discovery’s rather than Defenders which are used by most of the other local tour operators, and this is because Red Stag believe that they provide more comfort and therefore a more enjoyable experience.
The tour aims to provide sightings of Buzzards, Kestrels, Herons, Kingfishers, Foxes and Hares, Exmoor Ponies and last but certainly not least, the wild Red Deer.
Red Stag offers tours that are self-
To find out more please go to: http://www.redstagsafari.co.uk/
Barle Valley Safaris
Operating since 1998, Barle Valley Safaris are a family run company that aim to tailor to the specific needs of their clients so that each tour is an exclusive one. Barle Valley Safaris rely on their local knowhow to provide a full quality excursion.
Tours begin in Dulverton and Dunster as well as having a pick up point in Wheddon Cross too and last 3 hours.
If it’s Exmoor Ponies, Red Deer, Birdlife, Flora and Fauna you’re after then Barle Valley could be right up your street.
The tour offers perfect photography opportunities and will take you to points of local interest and historical sites as well.
To find out more please go to: http://www.exmoorwildlifesafaris.co.uk/
Exmoor Safari have been providing their tour since 1983 and use their knowledge and experience to offer a superb safari experience to meet their client’s expectations.
Tours begin in Exford, in the middle of the National Park and last for two and a half hours.
Using the trusty Land Rover as transport, the Exmoor Safari company ensures you are taken to spots that mean you can search over the rugged Moorland for the elusive Exmoor Red deer, Roe Deer, as well as the endangered Exmoor ponies and countless other wildlife spectacles that inhabit the Exmoor countryside. Tours depart at various times of the day to offer a varied feel to their excursions.
To find out more please go to: http://www.exmoorsafari.co.uk/exmoor-
Exmoor Dark Skies Safari
From the same company that is Exmoor Safari comes a safari tour with a rather interesting twist. Not only do they provide day tours but they offer a dark skies night safari as well. Tour guides offer a 3 hour tour which includes binoculars, a red torch, star chart/guide, hot beverages and a compass as part of the experience.
Being taken to pollution free areas gives you the chance to see such thrilling constellations as Cassiopeia, Lyra, and Cygnus, not to mention Planets or amazing Galaxies such as Andromeda or the Milky Way!
Setting off from Exford this is a wonderful opportunity to spend an evening romantically gazing at the stars while staying at your holiday cottage in Somerset.
To find out more please go to: http://www.exmoordarkskies.com/
Experience Exmoor have extended that extra step further than the other operators on Exmoor and offer as many as eight different types of tour ranging from half days at 3 hours or a full day on safari for 7 hours, to "secret world special off-
Experience Exmoor is a husband and wife run company and they take the tours out in their Land Rover Discovery 4 which is more than comfortable for safari-
The tours set off from Waytown Farm and provide ample parking for you to leave your car there for the duration of the safari.
They also provide hot drinks and locally handmade biscuits for clients on their days out as well!
To find out more please go to: http://www.experienceexmoor.co.uk/