Ecotour activities in Nordkapp & Magerøya
Sails two to three times daily between June and late August to the offshore bird colony on the Gjesværstappan islands. There are an estimated three million nesting birds, including colonies of puffins, skuas, razorbills, kittiwakes, gannets and white-tailed eagles. Reserve this 1½-hour tour directly or at the Honningsvåg tourist office. Bird safari can also arrange accommodation June to August.
Fisherman Roald Berg will take you bird-watching (NOK1000 for up to two passengers, NOK450 each for 3-6) in his small boat. Or join him for a fishing expedition (NOK2000 per hour, maximum four passengers). He also runs a splendid waterside summer café offering delights such as smoked wild salmon sandwiches, cloudberries and cream, and waffles with homemade blueberry jam; he runs a well-furnished apartment.