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Join SY Stella Oceana on a sailing tour from Tromsø!

Whale Safari

Orcas and Humpbacks come to feed on herring in large groups in Northern Norway's winter months.  Observe this spectacular gathering from our sailboat, soak in the hot tub under the stars & northern lights, be well fed, and sleep comfortably in our cozy cabins. 


Join us on a 3-day, 2 night all inclusive OFF THE GRID whale safari to see orcas, humpbacks and quite possibly the aurora borealis (northern lights).   


Tour itinerary: 6pm Check-in, leave the harbor, dinner, anchor/dock, sleep, breakfast, whale safari, lunch, dinner, anchor/dock, sleep, whale safari, breakfast, lunch, back to Skjervøy by 3pm.


All tours start & end in Skjervøy.  It is a 2 hour ferry ride from Tromsø to Skjervøy and costs about NOK 300 one way.  You can check the ferry schedule here.  It is also possible to get to Skjervøy from Tromsø by car. 

Passenger Capacity:

Max 8

Minimum 4


3 days, 2 nights

18:00 Departure | 15:00 Return

Friday - Sunday

Sunday - Tuesday

Wednesday - Friday

23 Oct 2020 - 3 Jan 2021

Price per person:

NOK 8,000

What's included:

Meals & snacks, coffee & tea, local guide & crew, all boat related expenses, wifi, toiletries, hot shower, bedding, towels, house keeping, hot tub, thermal suits. 

We have 2 cabins with 2 beds each, and 1 cabin with 4 beds.  The cabin with 4 beds can be split into 2 cabins with 2 beds each.  1 shower and 2 toilets for all guests.  

Start and End Location:

Skjervøy: Guest harbor

We will meet you at 17:45 at Nor Lines Skjervøyterminalen (Havnegata 18, 9180 Skjervøy).


  • Please specify any dietary restrictions in your booking.

  • Please bring minimal luggage in a duffel type bag and arctic winter sailing appropriate clothing.

  • We recommend that you purchase your own travel insurance for this tour.