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While we are not bird watchers there were few on the trip and they thought it was amazing. I could... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tony S
Oriental, North Carolina
via mobile
Great bird watching, full of action

We recently went on a tour to Bird Island with the Bird Safari group. Everything ran like... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Springfield, VA
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Thousands of guests every summer since 1992. A large number of European seabirds breed along the coast of Northern Norway. At BirdSafari a/s in Gjesvær, North Cape you can watch Puffins, Gannets, White-tailed Eagles and other birds on a 1.5 hour...more
Nygaardsvegen 38, Gjesvaer 9765, Norway
+47 416 13 983
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While we are not bird watchers there were few on the trip and they thought it was amazing. I could not name the birds we saw except for the white tailed eagle and the puffin. The scenery was fantastic an the birds plentiful. Bird watch...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently went on a tour to Bird Island with the Bird Safari group. Everything ran like clockwork, we got on, got our cold suits, and had maximum time out by the birds. And this is the arctic, so this is not armchair birdwatching. Most...More

1  Thank Laurie_B_VA
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This company sure has their act together...they are a team of devoted professionals who show their love of wildlife. It was a chilly (wear layers) boat ride and we saw kittiwake, puffins, razorbills, cormorants, gannets and sea eagles. All of these birds were identified by...More

Thank niteowljune
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Although the day before they hardly saw any birds according to the guide, this was a beautiful clear day and we saw so many birds. I had wanted to see a puffin and we saw hundreds just off the bow swimming around. They took off...More

Thank ilovecalculustoo
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Booked this through Holland America. Great boat ride through islands housing incredible bird population. Crew members very knowledgeable about the area and the birds, including habitat and habits of the many species. Saw hundreds of puffins, herring gulls, gannets, kittiwakes, razorbills, cormorants, and several white...More

Thank Philalady
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

A great trip by boat around the Islands. The guide/captain informs constantly on types of birds, sealions and locations of them. Weatherproof clothing supplied, coffee & snacks available to purchase.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We booked as a HAL excursion and it was wonderful, the drive out to the little fishing village of Glesvaer was beautiful, totally snow covered, as spring was very late this year. The boat out to see the birds was comfortable and they provided warm...More

Thank Norpet
Reviewed 5 November 2016

As a tour manager, I have had the pleasure of this trip several times. I'm impressed by the number of birds and the scenery on the tour, but essentially the succes of the tours fall back on a fantastic crew. Every crewmember knows his role,...More

2  Thank Henrik F
Reviewed 29 August 2016

It is 40 km from the port where our cruise ship docked . Rent a car at the cruise ship dock and drive to the crab and bird safari. Roald Berg was the guide and owner of the operation - Stappan Sjoprodukter . the seas...More

Thank Tammy1235
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

It was nice experience doing a bird watching in the northern Norway. The ship was ok but good enough to take us to different parts of the nearby birds, we could see colonies of puffins, Eider, seals, Komoran, Gannet, Razorbill, Kittiwake Etc

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