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Gjesvaerstappan Nesting Cliffs, Nordkapp

Gjesvaer, 9765, Norway
+47 78 47 70 30
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Amazing visit

After arriving by cruise ship in Honningsvag we were transport to Gjesvaerstappen in a small coach... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Neil M
Breathtaking

Stunning scenery and magnificent bird life. Probably one of the best places in the world to view... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2015
KMN04
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Mold, United Kingdom
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A group of nesting cliffs in the form of an archipelago with almost a hundred islands of all different sizes. One of the largest puffin colonies in North Norway with other species such as gannets, white-tailed eagles, auks, eider ducks, great cormorants, fulmar petrels and Arctic skuas. There are approx. 2 million nesting birds on the island. Bird safari around the nesting cliffs daily during the summer months.
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16 Sep 2017
“Amazing visit”
27 Jul 2015
“Breathtaking”
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Gjesvaer, 9765, Norway
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

After arriving by cruise ship in Honningsvag we were transport to Gjesvaerstappen in a small coach along to only road we passed the local herdsmen tending herds of reindeer. The scenery was also spectacular, this alone was worth the cost. Then we arrived a a...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Stunning scenery and magnificent bird life. Probably one of the best places in the world to view large numbers of puffins on the water and in flight. Take a boat or zodiac tour.

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Excellent value as we saw seals, eagles, puffins, gannets and many more. We got up close to the rocks and could actually smell the birds. Far exceeded my expectations and really was a great time! Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 3 October 2014

unfriendly enviroment - very expensive entrance - very expensive restaurant with no variety - expensive sovenir shops and the real northest part of europe is a few kilometers away at knivskjellodden N 71 11 06 - E 25 40 - unless you want to say...More

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