Runde; a unique bird island

Runde is a coastal island where many birds can be found. Think puffins, sea eagles and great skuas, among others. Some 600,000 birds breed on this island every year. It is also a great place to go hiking. From May to mid-July is the best time to spot birds. After that, the first species leave again. Puffins can be spotted from mid-April to early August. The best chances are between 6pm and 8pm in the evening. Many birds are at sea during the day to catch food. For more information see . At Runde, it is possible to book a seal safari. This is an evening trip to nearby islets.