In Bodø we greet first time visitors with a big bang, from the cannons at Nyholm Fortress and live music on the quay side. We offer a vibrant city on the edge of nature, with dazzling midnight sun and magical northern lights, music festivals and concerts through the year, a lively city center with restaurants and shops, central berths and memorable excursions. We recommend Saltstraumen -the world’s strongest maelstrom, Kjerringøy island - a historic trading post, The National Aviation Museum, Sea Egle Safari by Rib, Fishing trips, Arctic Rail, Stone Age heritage and hikes. During winter enjoy: Horseback riding, Concerts, Deep Sea Fishing, Dog sledding, Walks, Kiss a moose & glacier tours. With a one-stop connection to the major airport hubs of Europe, Bodø is the perfect Turnaround port.