Visit the Salmon
On this hands-on tour of the Norwegian Aquaculture Center, learn about the life cycle of salmon, as well as salmon fishing and farming.
Enjoy a short journey around the beautiful town of Brønnøysund.
Take an informative tour at the Norwegian Aquaculture Center.
Feed salmon and learn about their live cycle from experienced guides
Taste a fresh morsel of local, world-famous Norwegian salmon.
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
2 hours, 30 min
Bring comfortable shoes and warm clothing.
After a bus tour around the pretty town of Brønnøysund, we’ll admire impressive views as we cross the magnificent bridge to the Norwegian Aquaculture Center in Toft.
Our guides there will tell the story of Norway’s vibrant salmon fishing culture. Meet the salmon that grow here and see how they live. Then, take part in feeding these amazing, beautiful creatures. You’ll also hear about the different kinds of technology that help the salmon from egg to fish. There’s even an opportunity to try an underwater camera to see the fish up close.
The cool and clear waters of the Norwegian coast offer prime conditions for sustainable and responsible aquaculture. That is why Norway is one of the world’s major fish and seafood exporters, with around 37 million people around the globe enjoying the country’s produce. Sample it for yourself, as we end the tour with a taste of this internationally loved salmon.