Silent Whale Watching in Tromsø from December 5
NB: Due to unexpected maintenance on our hybrid-electric ship, “Opal”, we had to take her temporarily out of service for repairs. She will be replaced by the beautiful Schooner “Hildur” until December 5th. You can read more about Hildur here.
Experience the magnificent giants of the seas on board one of the most animal and environmentally friendly and silent whale watching vessels in the world. The beautiful traditional two-mast schooner Opal is spacious inside and out, silent and comfortable and stable way of travelling. With the silent propulsion we may use the Hydrophone to catch the song of the whales.
Combining sustainable approach to nature with a crew that is especially trained in responsible conduct with whales, gives you an experience you will never forget. Hybrid electric schooner Opal has received international innovation awards for its unique propulsion system. Our crew is highly skilled and professional with extensive knowledge about whales and the arctic wildlife. We follow the strict Whale Watching Guidelines developed by Visit Tromsø.
This trip takes you sailing out of the beautiful Kaldfjorden – through the eating grounds of Humpbacks, Orcas and Sea Eagles. At the tour the passengers will enjoy a light lunch on board and if time allows, the guest can also test the fishing gear.
On the evening tours the guests are welcome to enjoy a bath on deck and warm drinks and light meals in front of the fire in the cosy saloon.
Don’t forget to bring a camera, warm footwear, hat and gloves.About Opal