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Fiskevaersveien 108 | Bleik Harbour, Bleik, Andoya 8481, Norway
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We went on two different puffin safaris in the region. One to the island off Stø and this on to the island off Bleik. (We are bird lovers) They were both worth it and amazing. In Stø you see a bit more variety, but less...More

4  Thank Kristin M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 August 2015

I saw the web page of this company and I wrote them for a tour in August. After several emails they told me I had a prebooking and we met in Bleik shore half an hour previously the tour (without any vochure). I drove for...More

5  Thank Juan O
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I enjoyed this trip more than the longer and more expensive whale watching trip from Andenes. With only 10 passengers, you're guaranteed views of hundreds of puffins and a few sea eagles too. The "chum" for the eagles to come close and a couple did...More

Thank Pixseal
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The skipper and the guide on this small fishing boat took really good care of us while taking us out to the small island outside of Bleik to see thousands of Puffins that nest there. The tour was wonderful and educational and did everything it...More

Thank Vaike_Fors
Reviewed 23 July 2018

What I write refers to puffin "safari" organized from Bleik, not to the other bird trips which are referred in some other reviews in this post. Bleik operation only takes you near to the "island" - rock in the sea where hundred of thousands of...More

Thank ManaPet
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This is a very slick operation, we booked through the ships excursions manager and were not disappointed. After docking we were transported aboard a coach to the starting area where a small motor boat (very well equipped with drinks food, cold weather gear binoculars etc)...More

2  Thank piano45
Reviewed 16 July 2018

If you are in the area you must go an se the Puffin "mountain" just outside Bleik. around 85000 puffins are nesting on a small island and you can se them up close and personal. They dont make a sound. Just listen......and not a sound...More

1  Thank Lonech
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Very friendly and proficient crew that offered a 90 mins trip around the island where you can see tons of puffins plus eagles and other birds as bonus. They give a lot of useful information and try to stop and move the boat so that...More

1  Thank LakeOfTearz
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This was a fantastic trip with many opportunities to see puffins and sea eagles up close! The captain and guide were both great and offered their great expertise regarding the birds who live or find food on Bleiksoya. Also, they were kinds to our kids...More

1  Thank Hristina B
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Visiting Norway for the first time, we are struck by the beautiful scenery - on the Lofoten and in Vesterålen many tour operators are active. This Puffin safari , however, is in our opinion one of the very best experiences available. Small fishing boat, fantastically...More

1  Thank Anne B
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

What nice boat trip (around 1.5h) in the old fishing boat, very nice guide + captain - and maaany puffins around the island! 6-7 eagles too. Bring warm clothes, binoculars and camera! :D

1  Thank vadarsvalan
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Enjoyed watching a very large number of puffins. Relaxing and enjoyable boat ride; despite the fact that three of us got bird p... on us. We saw more puffins than expected, a few sea-eagles (from a distance), cormorants, some ducks and the seagulls of course....More

2  Thank Kie_0012
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