Senja Wildlife Safari
Embark on an exciting safari through the waters of Senja, passing lush islands and islets while looking out for seals and seabirds.
Tour one of the most scenic fjords in Norway in one of Europe’s last wildernesses.
Bergsfjord has white-sand beaches and turquoise waters in summer, earning it the nickname ‘Caribbean of the North’.
Visit Senja, the second-largest island in Norway, often called ‘the fairytale island’
Listen to stories about the local people in Hamn
Spring, Summer (May 1–September 30)
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
Disembarking on the mainlandin Finnsnes, enjoy a scenic 50-minute bus touracross the island of Senja to the historical fishing village and former trading stationofHamn. Before heading out on safari, enjoy a storytelling session, where you’ll be introduced to the history of the coastal people who call Hamn home.
The boat then takes you out onto turquoise waters, among lush islands and white-coral beaches. On the coast of Norway’s second-largest island, you might see sea eagles, seals, and even colonies of elegant cormorants.
This colorful and unspoiled oasis is often called the ‘Caribbean of the North’. On an evening trip, you could enjoy a gorgeous sunset. At the height of summer, expect to see the midnight sun hanging low in the sky, just above a horizon of islets and reefs. Either way, keep your camera ready.