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Fjord Cruise with Arctic Wildlife Sightings from Tromso

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A fjord cruise from Tromso practically ensures that you'll see some of the Arctic region's most wonderful wildlife. Sail the Arctic waters in a classic wooden boat while searching the sky for seabirds and sea eagles and the water for dolphins, pilot whales, and more. Your guide offers context into wildlife behavior while you keep warm with a hot bowl of soup and freshly caught fish.
  • See Arctic wildlife during a fjord cruise from Tromso
  • Enjoy freshly caught Arctic cod, hot drinks, and snacks
  • Get deeper insight into Arctic wildlife from your guide
  • Take in pristine fjord views aboard a classic boat
What to Expect
Your tour begins in the center of Tromso, where you meet your guide before boarding the classic wooden boat Fjord Queen. Settle into a cozy cabin or go up on deck to admire the pristine Arctic fjords as you leave the harbor. Look out for wildlife, such as sea eagles, guillemots, eider ducks, cormorants, seals, otters, small pilot whales, and dolphins. In spring and summer, you can also spot puffins out fishing. Your guide is on hand to point out the names of all the wildlife you spot and to answer any questions. Enjoy delicious freshly caught Arctic cod, soup, hot drinks, and other snacks while enjoying the views as you cruise. Afterward, your tour concludes back at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Scandic Ishavshotel, Fredrik Langes gate 2, 9008 Tromsø, Norway
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Lunch of classic norwegian soup
  • Snacks
  • Hot drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We had a wonderful time on board of this old wodden boat:-) Philip and his compagnions (sorry, don't know the names of the other two fellows) supplied us with a lot of information and very good mood:-) They made this tour very special and familiar:-) Thank you for that! Also
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We went on a trip with Polar Adventures. What an amazing experience! We loved it. Not too many people so there was space to be alone on deck or below deck. The crew were the best. The captain was brilliant 😁 the soup was delicious. Views were perfect. Do not miss out on this
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Perhaps the best thanks you can give a tour operator for a wonderful day is a wonderful review. I was initially uncertain about booking this excursion because we live in a place where there are plenty of cheesy tourist-trap boat trips. I'm so glad to have been vindicated in my
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Response from polardventures, Owner at Fjord Cruise with Arctic Wildlife Sightings from Tromso
Responded 1 week ago
Dear guests, it`s an honour for us to read you your beautiful review. We feel so happy and proud because for us it`s a lifestyle and we always try our best to share the enthusiasm for nature with our guests. We have a real passion for storytelling and love when we can share something that might interest our guests. Thank you soooo much and welcome back :) Kind regards Marlene and the team
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Captain Jack and crew gave warm and fun welcome aboard the Polar Queen. Whatever wildlife you do or don't see you will still have much to enjoy (we saw sea eagles and a seal). Our guide's knowledge and story telling was great. Helenka the chef was both fantastic fun as well an
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Response from polardventures, Owner at Fjord Cruise with Arctic Wildlife Sightings from Tromso
Responded 1 week ago
Dear guest, thank you for your review. We try our best but some days are more beautiful then other, with a lot of good photo moments and plenty of wildlife. No matter weather conditions the team try their best to give you a wonderful experience in nature. Thank you. KInd regards Marlene and the crew
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This was an excellent trip that will stay in my memory. New experience to watch sea animals and fishing experience. Not to miss wonderful gestures from guide, captain and Chef Warinka. Watched sea eagle catcher fish. My baby enjoyed the trip as she was taken extra care. She was
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Response from polardventures, Owner at Fjord Cruise with Arctic Wildlife Sightings from Tromso
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks a lot for such a nice feedback dear guest. I am happy you and your family liked the tour, we live for this. We really care about our guests, especially the small ones <3 Welcome back to Tromso Best regards Marlene and the crew
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Key Details
  • Polar Adventures
  • Duration: 5h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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