Bird safari next to Nordkapp
This is one of your once-in-a-lifetime nature opportunities. The two-hour boat tour leaves from Gjesvær to Gjesværstappan Nature Reserve, 15 km west of the Nordkapp cliff.
You will be at the
Gjesværstappan 10 minutes after departure from the pier. On the way you
may get into one of our arctic suits to insure a warm bird safari.
Onboard you can get a cup of coffee, biscuits and souvenirs. You can
move freely onboard. We will address any question you might
have. Even the captain is at your disposal. Toilette facilities are
The nesting period, from April to September, teems with life in the air and on land. Mighty White-tailed Eagles can be seen hovering overhead as they hunt for prey. Guillemots, Razorbills, Cormorants, Arctic Skuas, Fulmars, and Gannets are also part of the flourishing bird life at Gjesværstappan.
Daily scheduled departures in 2013:
* = Pre-booking required from 1st May till 9th June and from 11th till 31st August.
For groups coming from Finland: Please make a note of the time difference. Finland is one hour ahead of Norway (CET).