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Arctic Whale Tours

#1 of 2 things to do in Sto Features Animals
Sto harbour, Sto 8438, Norway
+47 76 13 43 00
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Eco-friendly company that will help you see Tromso sea life

Most important for me when I travel and want to see some cool animals is that the company I choose... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
Evi M
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Warsaw, Poland
Absolutely magical

We chose this tour as it has strict rules for not 'chasing' down whales and stressing them which... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
binkmb
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Somerset
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good13%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
30 Jan 2017
“Eco-friendly company that will help you see Tromso sea life”
16 Jan 2017
“Absolutely magical ”
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Sto harbour, Sto 8438, Norway
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+47 76 13 43 00

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Most important for me when I travel and want to see some cool animals is that the company I choose is eco- and animal friendly and this company is. Animals are the most important for them and I respect that! I saw sperm whale and...More

Thank Evi M
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We chose this tour as it has strict rules for not 'chasing' down whales and stressing them which was important to us. Lauri and his crew were so warm and welcoming and couldn't do enough to make our trip excellent. It took about an hour...More

Thank binkmb
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We went for a tour during the winter from Tromsø and everything went very smoothly. We booked online and just showed up on the booked day and time at the location described on the website, and got a spot. The boat was very nice and...More

1  Thank Marina_pov
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The boat, MS Jacquelyne, was comfortable and cosily lit with candles. Our guide, a fisherman, was very knowledgeable about humpback and orca whales as well as other wildlife and he actively relayed information to the group. Being skippers ourselves, we appreciated that he first went...More

Thank Friedrich W
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We did a whale safari from Tromso on Jan 2nd. We weren't very lucky and we just saw a couple of Orcas from afar, but the guide (Lauri) was doing his best to try and spot more for us. He's also very kind and has...More

Thank Sivan M
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Boarded ship at the pier behind Clarion Collection Hotel With. Nice small group of around 15 people. They served really nice hot fish and vegetables soup! They kept a decent distance from the whales and 1 humpback whales appeared suddenly right in front of us...More

Thank bonkel
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We took their whale safari tour in August . Although we did not get to see the minke whale, we saw several groups of killer whales. It was absolutely amazing. The company seems to be very respectful of the animals, keeping their distances from the...More

3  Thank Stephaniepelu
Reviewed 21 August 2016

In my first trip, we have no luck, so I went for a next one, and it was the greatest. We have seen sperm whale, and group of killer whales. I was almost crying because I was so moved by the greatest view I have...More

3  Thank Anna N
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We have seen several pods of killer whales, guided and commented by a very knowledgeable and friendly crew. Of course, luck is needed for both weather and the fantastic encounters.

2  Thank Raphael K
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We went for a day trip with Arctic Whale Tours, and were not disappointed. First of all, this a small company in a small village - not a big industry like we can see somewhere else. We were beginning of August, and had the chance...More

2  Thank Camille C
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worldtravel1985
HI When travelling to Sto. What is the best way to get there from Tromso ? Do people head there from tromso the night before and get accomodation in the local area?
18 August 2016|
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Majorera33
Hola, Elena: ¿Qué te gustaría saber sobre esta atracción? hola!!!sabes si en septiembre hay excursiones? un saludo. gracias de antemano-
14 February 2017|
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MassimoGinevra
Buongiorno, vorrei avere informazioni su come vedere le balene oppure orche e delfini in Ottobre ...arrivo con il traghetto a Moskenes il 23 ottobre e ho solo 3 giorni cosa mi consigliate? Andenes è a 5 ore di macchina a nord che alternative ci sono?
23 September 2016|
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