1. Brim Explorer
  2. Bodø Boat Tours
  3. Bodø - Arctic Light Cruise
Tour begins in August
  • Evening cruise in Midnight Sun/Arctic Light

  • See Saltstraumen up close

  • in-person Guided tour

Brim Explorer Bodø Saltstraumen

Experience Saltstraumen

In 2024, Brim Explorer has launched a new destination in Norway, Bodø. MS Bre, our cutting-edge hybrid-electric catamaran, setting sail from the picturesque coastal town of Bodø to the mesmerising natural phenomenon known as Saltstraumen.

Saltstraumen is known to have the strongest tidal currents in the world, and you can see this up close with MS bre, our sleek modern vessel.

Brim Explorer Bodø 7

Guided through the landscape

During your journey, our knowledgeable English-speaking guide will tell you about the secrets of this remarkable tidal phenomenon. Our boat will also allow you to walk outside and get a uninterrupted view of the rapid waters flowing past you.

Brim Explorer Bodø Sunset

Radiant hues in the sky

As this journey happens later in the evening light, you may have a chance to witness some spectacular sunsets over the last waters surrounding Bodø (provided we have clear skies). Join us on this extraordinary voyage and create memories that will last a lifetime amidst the magic of Bodø's midnight sun.

Know before you go

Tour info

  • Departure time

    19:00 - 22:00

  • Meeting point

    Meet 15 minutes before departure at the pier behind Bryggerikaia restaurant (Sjøgata 1).

  • Group size (min-max)

    8 - 100

  • Season

    01 June - 30 September

  • Important things to note

    This tour can at times get cancelled. If so, you will be notified as early as possible

  • Cancellation policy

    More than 48 hours in advance – 100% refund.
    Less than 48 hours in advance - No refund

  • Electric Use

    About 75% of this tour is on our electric engine

  • Dogs & Cats on board

    Dogs & cats are welcome on board as long as they are on a leash and you mind the other guests.

Inclusion & facilities

  • 3 hour cruise in the evening Arctic Light

    Depending on the season it can be midnight sun

  • English speaking guides

  • Fully licensed bar with drinks for sale

  • Cafe with food & beverages for purchase

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Wheelchair accessible

    This tour is wheelchair accessible. But please inform us in advance via info@brimexplorer.com about your arrival

  • Toilets

  • Warm indoor saloons


  • Adult (17+)

    Kr. 750

  • Youth (12-16)

    Kr. 562.50

  • Student

    Kr. 562.50

  • Child (3-11)

    Kr. 375

  • Infant (0-2)


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the midnight sun?