Silent Whale Exploring
with the northern lights
Season: 15th October – 15th February
Departure: 18.30 from Tromso city center (Scandic Ishavshotel)
Duration: Maximum 5 hours
Capacity: Min 2 persons, max 40 persons
Gross price: 1500 NOK
Experience the magnificent giants of the seas with North Sailing and one of the most environmentally friendly whale watching vessels in the world.
The beautiful traditional two-mast schooner Opal is spacious inside and out, silent and comfortable and stable way of travelling. With the silent propulsion North Sailing may use the Hydrophone to catch the song of the whales.
Combining sustainable approach to nature with a crew that is especially trained in responsible conduct with whales, gives you an experience you will never forget. Hybrid electric schooner Opal has received international innovation awards for its unique propulsion system. The crew at North Sailing is highly skilled and professional with extensive knowledge about whales and the arctic wildlife.
This trip takes you sailing out of the beautiful Kaldfjorden – through the eating grounds of Humpbacks, Orcas and Sea Eagles. Our guests are welcome to enjoy a bath on deck and warm drinks and light meals in front of the fire in the cosy saloon. And of course, the Northern lights at the Arctic ocean is spectacular. Note: the chances to see the whales are decreased due to the darkness but you will get the opportunity to hear them sing. Hot soup and drinks are included.
If you have any additional questions, do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you.
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