Bodø: Saltstraumen RIB Safari

4.9 / 5

16 reviews

Bodø: Saltstraumen RIB Safari

From $90.68 per person

Experience Saltstraumen, the strongest tidal current in the world. See the famous vortexes up close and spy Arctic wildlife on a boat safari.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 2 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Norwegian
Small group
Limited to 12 participants


  • Experience Saltstraumen at its strongest
  • Spot sea eagles and other Arctic wildlife
  • Admire the Caledonian Mountains up close
Full description
Set off from Hurtigruten quay with your guide to explore the Norwegian Sea on this boat tour. Feel the wind in your face and scout for puffins, sea eagles, and porpoises along your journey. Admire the unique geology and learn how the dramatic landscape of the Caledonian Mountains was formed. Learn about the history of Bodø and discover the Arctic way of life. Visit the tidal current, Saltstraumen, and its little brother, Sundstraumen, both filled with birds, fish and vortexes.
  • Flotation suit
  • ª Life jacket
  • Gloves
  • Hat
  • Goggles
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 6 years
    • Pregnant women
    • People with back problems
    • People with mobility impairments
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Prepare for the activity

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      Meeting point

      Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time. Look for the small house with a wooden, wave-shaped roof at the Hurtigruten quay, next to the Moskenes ferry ramp and where the RIB boats are docked.

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      Important information

      What to bring

      • Warm clothing
      • Binoculars

      Know before you go

      • Any belongings like bags and coats may be left at the office to protect them from getting wet
      • In case of strong winds, your safari might be canceled for your safety
      Customer reviews

      Overall rating

      4.9 / 5

      based on 16 reviews

      Review summary

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      Vakker tur, ble guidet godt gjennom hele turen. Spektakulært å kjenne på kreftene i saltstraumenanbefales

      July 11, 2021

      July 1, 2021

      The experience was amazing! Would recommend to friends who will visit Bodø in the future.

      June 30, 2021

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