Vikasundet Frøya

Trøndelag  >  Norway

Islands and islettes scattered all over the place. Strong tides through Vikasundet. A lot of juvenile fish. A strong area for raising chicks. 

Added by Frode Reppe


Vikasundet Frøya is an area of Islands and islettes where you can find many different bird species and see nice birds like White-tailed Eagle, Red-breasted Merganser, Black Guillemot, Willow Ptarmigan and Northern Wheatear.

When can you see which bird in this area?.Grey Heron Winter. Herring Gull. All year. Nesting place. Great Black-backed Gull All year. Nesting place. Common Gull Nesting place. Red-breasted Merganser All year. Nesting place. White-tailed Eagle All year. Nesting place. Great Cormorant Feeding ground during winter. European Shag Feeding ground during winter. Arctic Tern Nesting. One colony. Black Guillemot feeding ground winter. Willow Ptarmigan Nesting. Eurasian Curlew Nesting. Also winter. Snipe Nesting. Greylag Goose Nesting. Common Eider Nesting. Eurasian Oystercatcher Nesting. Hooded Crow Nesting. Not so many. Eurasian Magpie Nesting. Not so many. Sparrowhawk and Common Wood Pigeon Nesting. House Martin Nesting. Cuckoo Nesting. Garden Warbler Nesting. Blackbird Nesting. Also winter. Fieldfare Nesting. Common Starling Nesting. Great Tit Nesting. Winter. Coal Tit Nesting. Winter. Eurasian Blue Tit Nesting. Winter. House Sparrow Nesting. Winter. European Robin Nesting. Winter. Northern Wheatear Nesting. White Wagtail Nesting.



By car from Trondheim. The area is limited, so it is easy to explore on foot. 

Terrain and Habitat

Sea, Moors/heathland, Scattered trees and bushes


Flat, Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring, Summer

Best time to visit

Summer, Spring


Paved road

Difficulty walking trail

Average walk

Accessible by

Foot, Car, Bicycle, Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform


Extra info

The birds are living amongst the houses and the people. The birds nests here because we protect them from predators. Outside this very narrow area there are not so many birds despite being perfect for nesting with a lot of food for them.  You will see birds not registered on the list, and you will not see all the birds on the list. It all depends on the season. 

Birdingplaces Near

There are no places like this on the main island. 

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Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here


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