Once aboard the crew will introduce you to the fishing tools and equipment featured on board. You will also learn to gut the fish. Everything you catch is of course yours to take home.
The seasonale fishery (in Norwegian: Lofotfiske) has deep roots in Norway. The season spans from February to April, and attracts fishing boats from the whole country.
The excitement on the fishing grounds and the immense joy of catching fish makes this a winter adventure of a lifetime.
No prior experience is required.
Important on this trip
Participants on this tour must be at least 8 years old.
Make sure to meet 30 minutes before departure to get suited up at XXLofoten's Activity Center at Joh. E. Paulsens gt. 9 in Svolvær.
- Professional fishing equipment
- Safety suit that makes you float
- Waterproof work clothes
Coffee is served on board the fishing boat. You may want to pack a bottle of water and some light snacks.
You will get a flotation suite and waterproof work clothes. Remember warm clothing. It is key to wear shoes with good soles. Shoes can be rented for NOK 75 if necessary
The experienced crew is there to assist you every step of the way showing you how to fish and fillet.