Fjord excursion by RIB boat
Activities

Fjord excursion by RIB boat

Free cancellation
Language: English , Norwegian
Availability: Seasonal
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Navigate the fjords in a fun way with a RIB speed boat
  • Learn the history of the area and try to spot local wildlife
  • Enjoy a more personal experience with a small group
What to expect

Tromsø is well known for its magical fjords that are located around the main island and for its thriving marine life. What you might not know, however, is the amount of history and points of interest are located in this area of Norway. Vikings and Sami people have been living here for over 10,000 years and throughout history the sea has been the main natural resource around which societies and villages were built.

If you are looking for a fun and affordable means to explore these surroundings then you will love this RIB speed boat tour around the fjords with an experienced and certified skipper. After being briefed about the tour and getting dressed in the necessary gear to stay dry and warm, you will head to your assigned seat on the RIB boat. You will also have a designated a locker where you can keep a small bag or a camera safe from the water.

During the tour, you will learn about the history of the area and you might be able to spot wildlife such as seabirds, eagles and possibly seals. You will also have many opportunities to take photos and ask questions when you stop at points of interest. The group number is kept small so you can benefit from a more personal experience and connection.

This tour offers the perfect combination between a short history lesson and a thrilling experience at sea with speeds that go up to 45 knots. You will be provided with warm safety suits, goggles, gloves and boots to make this Arctic experience in the fjords as comfortable as possible. After the tour you will gather at the basecamp lounge and enjoy a cup of fresh coffee or tea to discuss your adventure and warm up.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • What's included
    • Certified skipper
    • RIB-Boat Excursion with 45-60 minutes navigation
    • Warm safety suits, goggles & waterproof boots
    • Lounge Access at basecamp
    • Coffee/premium tea & cake at the end of the tour
    Reduced price
    • Children (age up to 12 years, minimum height 140cm)
    Where

    Pukka Travels Basecamp & Lounge, Kirkegata 1, 9008 Tromsø, Norway

    Meeting point:

    Please meet your guide at the Pukka Travels Basecamp & Lounge.

    What to remember
    • Maximum group size: 12 people
    • Minimum height to join this tour: 140cm
    • Dress in warm layers, the thermal suit that is provided can be used above your own clothing
    • If the tour doesn’t reach the minimum number of participants (6 persons), you will have the possibility to choose a different date for your tour, or another of the tour operator’s excursions to join. If there are no suitable alternatives, you will be provided with a full refund
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    When
    • Tour availability: June - March
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
    • Please arrive 10 minutes before activity starts
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    Provider
    Arctic Travel & Leisure AS
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 7 days before the experience begins. If you cancel up to 24 hours before, you can still receive a 85% refund.

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