We recommend that you reserve your place in advance as there may be high demand for the tours, especially in peak season. By pre-ordering you are guaranteed a place at the selected departure when the booking is confirmed by us. Furthermore we recommend that you don´t bet everything on one day since weather conditions may cause the trip to be delayed or cancelled.
BIRD AND WILDLIFE WATCHING along the west coast of AndøyaDate: Tuesday 16 jul 2019 - Thursday 8 Aug 2019
Experience the amazing west coast of Andøya; PUFFIN colony and seabirds at BLEIKSØYA bird island, GANNET colony, white-tailed EAGLES, other wildlife and stunning landscapes.
This tour takes you along Andøya's amazing west coast to Bleiksøya, where you will experience one of Northern Norway's largest puffin colonies and several other seabirds. We will also pass by a gannet colony and the majestic white-tailed eagle can be seen in large numbers throughout the year. You will experience magnificent landscapes and beautiful beaches along the coast from Andenes to Høyvika (also known as our apple-beach) - views that will take your breath away.
During the bird breeding season from mid-April to mid-August you will experience a gannet colony, a shag colony and one of the most important puffins colonies in Northern Norway with thousands of breeding pairs. Other seabirds that we normally encounter are razorbills, kittiwakes, cormorants, Arctic skuas, common and black guillemot.
The majestic white-tailed eagle can be seen in great numbers all year round.
Other species that we sometimes encounter are, harbor seals, and different whales species such as harbor porpoises, orcas, pilot whales and Atlantic white-sided dolphins. No guarantees.
This tour is also offered as a midnight sun tour during the summer season from 22. May to 22. July