The tour starts from the quayside in Svolvær, and will take you through Raftsundet before we enter Trollfjorden. This is one of the most dramatic sceneries that Norway has to offer, and in an open boat, you will get close to the elements. There is a large population of Sea eagles in Raftsundet, and one of the highlights is without doubt when a sea eagle circle a few meters above your head.
This is the eagle with the largest wing span in the world, up to 2,65 meters. Our guides have a high awareness on safety, and will make sure that you have a comfortable experience. Therefore, this tour is a good option for the whole family. The duration of this trip is approx. 2 hours, and we have daily departures through the whole year.
During the tour, you will get to know the history of the abandoned fishing settlements we pass, a history that goes all the way back to the Viking era. In Trollfjorden you will learn about the dramatic story from the battle of Trollfjorden in 1890. Private tours can be arranged on request. We do not recommend this trip for people with back problems or pregnancy. All participants must be at our office 30 min before departure.
This is included:
– Thermal suit
– Safety vest
What to wear and bring:
Cap, gloves and warm shoes and a camera. During winter we recommend warm down jackets under the floating suit.
We are located in centrally Svolvær. J.E Paulsens gate 9, Svolvær