Saltstraumen – World attraction - The strongest Maelstrom in the world !
Tuvsjyen is a family run activity centre located in Saltstraumen, We are specialized in authentic local stone age food- and culture experience. Accommodation, boat rental and a variation of guided tours on historic grounds.
Saltstraumen - A fantastic natural phenomena with a settlement history of 10.000 years. Recognised as the "World’s Strongest Maelstrom", fascinating guests and local people alike, for over ten thousand years.
Every six hours the forces of nature demonstrate their awesome power by producing a show of spectacular proportions. The peak of the whirlpools appear when 400 million cubic meters of water rushes through a strait 3km long and 150m wide at speeds up to 20 knots. This is the magic of Saltstraumen and must be experienced!
Saltstraumen is known as an Anglers and Divers paradise with a breathtaking nature and wildlife.
Located 30 km’s south of Bodø (nearest airport, ferry harbour and train station).
||Agreement / booking
||All year (closed 19th Dec – 02 Jan)
||NOK 800 – NOK 1500
||Apartments from 20 sq meter – 55 sq meter
||Tuvsjyen, Saltstraumen, on Road 812, 1300 meters from Road 17, south side of the Maelstrom, Saltstraumen
||2 km by road from Saltstraumen bridge/centre, 30 km from Bodø centre