SWIMMING WITH ORCA IN NORWAY
ABOUT THIS TRIP
The ultimate snorkeling experience with Orca's and Humpback Whales
Are you dreaming of diving with majestic Orca and Humpback Whales?
We use our exclusive catamaran as a floating hotel, ensuring you the best possible safety and comfort while maximizing your chances of seeing whales underwater in Arctic conditions and scenery
Our team has extensive experience with whales and their behavior, and we tailor each trip to provide the best possible opportunity for you to see these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat
Snorkeling with killer whales and humpback whales is one of the biggest adventures you can experience in Norway, and the north of Tromsø is home to both of these whale species, who come to the area to hunt herring.
THE WHALE SEASON IS BETWEEN
OCTOBER - JANUARY
At Arctic Eagle, we pride ourselves on our local and knowledgeable crew, who have all the necessary certificates to ensure your safety and comfort during your Sail and Ski adventure. With our crew's extensive knowledge of the area, we can travel at sea and in the mountains safely, while also providing you with a unique insight into the local culture and history.
But our crew is more than just knowledgeable - they're also passionate about food. Our crew will serve you delicious meals made from local and fresh ingredients. We adapt our menu based on the best ingredients available, and we serve food with high quality that will satisfy even the most discerning palate.
INCLUDED IN PRICE
We use our exclusive catamaran as a base, to get close to Whales Habitat outside of Tromso
Our boat Arctic Eagle is a well-equipped catamaran with it´s 48 feet.
4 Double cabins
4 Toilets with showers
Fully equipped kitchen
360 degree views from lounge inside and out
Håkon has dedicated his entire career to fishing in the Barents Sea, and now he is using his knowledge to provide our customers with an exceptional experience in the Arctic.
As a captain, Håkon has to ensure that the passengers are safe and comfortable throughout the journey. He is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the boat, ensuring that it is in excellent condition for every trip. He also has to keep a close eye on the weather conditions and adjust the route accordingly to ensure a smooth and enjoyable ride for the passengers.
Being a captain of a passenger boat in North Norway is a unique and exciting experience. The stunning scenery, wildlife, and the opportunity to meet people from all over the world make it a fulfilling and enriching career. Håkon takes great pride in his work and is passionate about providing his passengers with an unforgettable experience in the Arctic.
swimming with ORCA
Norway is a country known for its stunning natural beauty, and one of the most unique experiences it offers is snorkeling with orcas.
Before you go snorkeling with orcas, it's important to understand the risks involved. Orcas are wild animals, and while they are not known to attack humans, they are still powerful predators. It's important to follow your guide's instructions and respect the orcas' space. You should also be a strong swimmer and comfortable in cold water, as the water temperature in Norway can be quite chilly.
Snorkeling with orcas in Norway is not just a thrilling adventure, it's also an opportunity to learn about these amazing animals and the ecosystem they inhabit. The fjords around Norway are home to a diverse range of marine life, including herring, cod, and seals. Orcas are at the top of the food chain in this ecosystem, and their presence is an indicator of a healthy and thriving marine environment.
ORCA DIVING INSTRUCTOR
Our instructor Nick has been diving for 10 years and working as a professional diver for 9 of them.
During this time, he has dived, and worked, through the Pacific Islands, Australia, South-East Asia, Scandinavia, and the Mediterranean.
He is a technical diver and instructor fascinated by underwater ecosystems, and caves.
Over the passed 10 years of diving, he has been part of scientific diving work with Project Manta, Reef Check, Humpbacks and High Rises, The Gold Coast Sea Slug Census, Leopard Shark research and Grey Nurse Shark research.
Nick is passionate about combining the technical skills of diving with exposure to the natural beauty below the surface.
PRICE AND TERMS
Duration: 4 DAYS
per person, charing double cabin:
Single traveler, PRIVATE cabin:
The following are not included in this price:
Flights to/from Tromsø
Insurance (personal medical, travel, cancellation, etc.)
If you would like a customized trip, feel free to contact uS
REQUEST YOUR SNORKELING TRIP HERE