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Lofoten Explorer

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“rib boat”(9 reviews)
“sea eagles”(37 reviews)
“fish”(14 reviews)
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Dockside | John E. Paulsensgate 12, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to come across such an amazing tour. Our guide, Arnstein, catered for all our needs (even if one in our party is differently abled, and requires somewhat more attention). The eagles were fantastic and the local knowledge of our guide was mindblowing....More

4  Thank heitzen
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 12, 2016

The boat raced out to wherever there were eagles, but there were not many. There were not too many, this being breeding season, and the birds are tending their young. Besides locals also feed them so they don't come to the fjord much. There were...More

1  Thank Incartek
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All reviews rib boat sea eagles fish two hours nice trip herring amazing nature magnificent birds views are amazing felt very safe no worries great memories highly recommend this trip an awesome experience great fun boat trip tour guide
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A stunning excursion to do birdspotting sea eagle. A very good guide and rhib driver, stops regularly with sunlight to the birds, so beautiful pictures -birds in action while feeding them- are most likely. Have a good camera with you and set to sportsmode (fast...More

Thank fmgt66
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

What wonderful people that run this trip. From the greeting at the office to the excellant captain of the boat and guide. We went in terrible weather and had a fantastic time. They gear you up for the elements so you stay warm and dry....More

Thank travelinman045
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We took both the Midnight Sun Safari Trip and the Troll Fjord Eagle Safari. The two trips were similar in that both included looking for Eagles but in two different locations. The midnight sun safari began at a town about 20 minutes from Svolvear and...More

Thank riadunn
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

It was definetely more than I expected. The absolute grace, elegance and power of the eagles soaring just inches above your head is stunning, and being on a rubber boat makes the whole experience more real and authentic. I was surprised, never thought I would...More

Thank Sara R
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended, two hours of my life that I will hopefully remember forever. It was amazing to see the eagles, feel the sea spray and wind and experience the fjord. Very friendly staff with loads of knowledge about the area. A must do to all...More

Thank Emmerenza41
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We had the most awesome 2 hour + extra to find sea eagle ( which we did ). We were blessed with the most awesome weather and to be honest the trip viewing the landscape from the sea was spectacular in itself. The guide and...More

Thank Siirex
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We were blessed by good wear her and the Sea Eagles were out in force. We must have seen 6 of them and 3 of them picked up fish from close to the boat. Stunning

Thank William M
Reviewed August 8, 2018

What a great tour this was. I want to do a shout out to our Captain Arnstein Larsen. He was funny, knowledgeable, had some great stories to tell not just facts about the area that you forget the second ur trip is over. He had...More

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Excellent two hour trip from Svolvaer on a RIB with a knowledgeable guide who told us something about the local history, stopping a few times to tell us about the local communities and fjords and giving us excellent views of families of sea eagles. Highly...More

Thank Raymond A
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

This was an exciting experience. Nice staff, safe, comfortable and fast boat. And, YES, we did see the eaeagles and the amazing Trollfjord

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Bash A
October 1, 2018|
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Response from LofotenIslands | Property representative |
Hi! Lofoten Explorer have departure every day all Year! In october 1130am. Please book in advance.
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June 7, 2017|
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Response from danielat531 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, during the trip there are moments of bumpy ride so depending on the gravity of your back issues it could be uncomfortable. If the problem is not so serious you won´t have troubles. Also it depends of the day.. if there... More
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May 29, 2017|
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Response from Pocklingtonwiz | Reviewed this property |
RIB boat will be adults only !!
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