Whale watching
– a world famous feast

Whale watching in Tromsø Norway has been world known because of the amount of killer whales and humpback whales that have visited our fjords for the last years. The whales comes here to feed on the herring who over-winter close to the coast.  So far we have meet orcas, minkey whale, white-beaked dophins and harbour porpoises.  We always do our best to give all our guests a great maritime experience out on sea.

Our guides are experienced and certified skippers who take care, respect the whales and are following the codes of conduct for whale watching. We offer our tours in open RIB boats where you sit outside close to the elements of nature and wild life.

08:45  Meet at Scandic Ishavshotell (bring booking ref).
09:00  Pick-up by our driver.
09:20  Whale watching and guiding on the fjords.
13:00  Our minibus will bring you back to Scandic.

*The times may vary a little due to weather conditions.

We know the arctic climate and will make sure you stay warm and safe on our whale watching tours.
Following are included in the price:

  • The mini-bus drive to the harbour
  • Warm floating suits
  • Life jackets
  • Winter boots
  • Woolen socks
  • Hats, mittens, goggles and hand warmers

TOUR FACTS

 

Season:       November|Desember|January
Depature:  Day tour | 09:00
Pick-up:     Scandic Ishavshotell  
Duration:   3-4 hours
Level:             Easy
Guests:        4 -12

PRICE
NOK 1.200,- adult
NOK 1.100,- student
NOK    600,- child (10-12)

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The boat Orca

Orca is a RIB boat (Rigid-inflatable boat) or also known as a rubber speed boat. Orca is used for RIB Excursions on the fjords during summer and fall and for whale watching during winter season from October untill February.

Brand: Gemini
Model:
Waverider 1060 

Year: 2017
Length: 10.60m/ 34f
Service speed: 35 kn
Weight empty: 1350 kg
Passengers: Max 12
Engines: Evinrude E-Tec G2 2x300
Skippers: Anniken and Jonathan

 

We take care

Code of conduct are national guidelines for whale watching in Norway. They are developed by Visit Tromsø and local operators to protect whales and dolphins. Our skippers and guides are certified and educated, and will be responsible, respectful and always take the whales into consideration. We take care.

It´s important for us to respect nature and let the wild be safe and free.