Are You Going On The Scillonian This Year?

Are you taking a trip to The Isles Of Scilly on the Scillonian this year?

If so, you're not alone. The Islands receive over 500,000 visitors a year, with many traveling by boat. If you are going it is also probably not your first visit ~ as 3 out of 4 visitors found on the the islands have been before. This is testament to the power of these beautiful islands to draw visitors back again and again.

scillonian from above by duncan scobie

The Scillonian From Above By Duncan Scobie

Yet, no matter how many trips you've done on the Scillonian, there is something you will see this year that has never been seen before. What is it? This year, for the first time, our digital advertisements will be running across the 12 screens onboard the Scillonian.

scillonian perrans above advert


Based On Gareth Tibb's picture of Cromwell Castle on Tresco. Design by Ben Louis-Smith.

If you're looking for other things to watch out for from the Scillonian then keep your eyes peeled for:


  • Puffins
  • Gannets
  • Sunfish
  • Seals
  • Dolphins


We hope that you have a fantastic holiday on Scilly this year. With any luck this might be the scene that awaits you on Periglis Beach, St. Agnes.

periglis beach on st agnes

Periglis Beach St. Agnes by Jamie Turnbull

For more aerial photographs of Scilly, please visit our Isles of Scilly collection.

For more information on getting to The Isles Of Scilly see the Isles Of Scilly Travel website.

By Jamie Turnbull