Northern Norway in a Nutshell

TRAVEL PERIOD: 16.12.2021 – 31.03.2022

Duration: 7 Days – 6 Nights
winter
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Northern Norway in a Nutshell

Your winter holiday begins in the Arctic Capital – Tromsø. This is the home of the northernmost university and has the Arctic Sea as its closest neighbour. After enjoying the pulsating cultural and urban life of Tromsø, the Hurtigruten cruise will take you for an unforgettable journey further p north along the Norwegian coast line. When you thought this winter experience couldn’t be more maximized – check in at Alta Igloo Hotel – a hotel completely built out of snow and ice.

Itinerary

  • Day 1: Arrival in Tromsø Arrival in Tromsø according to your own itinerary. Tromsø is often referred to as the ‘Arctic Capital’ and is the largest Norwegian city above the Arctic city. In Tromsø, we suggest a visit of the famous Polaria museum. Tromsø is situated above the Arctic Circle and right in the center of the Northern Lights zone. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Tromsø city centre
  • Day 2: Hurtigruten (Tromsø to Honningsvåg) Breakfast at the hotel. Today you board the Norwegian coastal voyage – Hurtigruten. On board you have a unique opportunity to explore the wonderful arctic landscape from the sea. The glaciers, the colorful culture of the Inuit and wildanimals make the Hurtigruten cruise one of the most exciting and beautiful voyages in the world. Accommodation on board Hurtigruten in outside cabin.
  • Day 3: North Cape & Honningsvåg. Breakfast on board. Today you have reached your final port onboard Hurtigruten, Honningsvåg. From here, you will go for an excursion to the northernmost point of Norway – the North Cape. The tour goes by bus from Honningsvåg, the plateau itself rises 307 meters up from the Arctic Ocean which gives you a Majestic view. The entrance to the North Cape Hall with viewing platform is included in the excursion. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Honningsvåg
  • Day 4: Honningsvåg – Alta Breakfast at the hotel. This morning you will continue your journey by the Arctic route bus to Alta. From Honningsvåg, you will drive through the underwater tunnel to the mainland, along the Porsangen fjord. Arrival in Alta and overnight. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Alta city centre
  • Day 5: Alta and the Igloo Hotel After breakfast you will be transferred to the igloo hotel. Enjoy a breath-taking snowmobile safari through the beautiful landscape of Finnmark. You will follow the old trade route towards Karasjok which offer a great variety of nature – from forest and valley to unending, snowcovered plains. Your adventure does not stop, after your adventurous snowmobile safari get ready for a night in the igloo hotel. The Igloo hotel measures approx. 2000 square meters and the entire hotel with its 30 rooms are completely made of snow and ice. The temperatures inside the igloo remain constant between minus 4 and minus 7. Thanks to natural reindeerhides, “mattresses” and sleeping-bags that keep you warm, you will have a comfortable night. We recommend wearing woolen underwear and a hat during the night. Accommodation and dinner at the Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel
  • Day 6: Alta – Tromsø After breakfast, you will leave the beautiful Igloo Hotel to head back to Tromsø by local bus.
    Accommodation in 3* hotel in Tromsø city centre
  • Day 7: Departure Breakfast is served at the hotel. Departure according to your own itinerary.

Services included:

Accommodation
• 4 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast
• Hurtigruten Voyage in Outside Cabin with breakfast and dinner
• 1 night hotel accommodation in Sorrisniva (Cold room) with breakfast

Accommodation
• Excursions and tours as included in the itinerary

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Itinerary

  • Day 1: Arrival in Tromsø Arrival in Tromsø according to your own itinerary. Tromsø is often referred to as the ‘Arctic Capital’ and is the largest Norwegian city above the Arctic city. In Tromsø, we suggest a visit of the famous Polaria museum. Tromsø is situated above the Arctic Circle and right in the center of the Northern Lights zone. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Tromsø city centre
  • Day 2: Hurtigruten (Tromsø to Honningsvåg) Breakfast at the hotel. Today you board the Norwegian coastal voyage – Hurtigruten. On board you have a unique opportunity to explore the wonderful arctic landscape from the sea. The glaciers, the colorful culture of the Inuit and wildanimals make the Hurtigruten cruise one of the most exciting and beautiful voyages in the world. Accommodation on board Hurtigruten in outside cabin.
  • Day 3: North Cape & Honningsvåg. Breakfast on board. Today you have reached your final port onboard Hurtigruten, Honningsvåg. From here, you will go for an excursion to the northernmost point of Norway – the North Cape. The tour goes by bus from Honningsvåg, the plateau itself rises 307 meters up from the Arctic Ocean which gives you a Majestic view. The entrance to the North Cape Hall with viewing platform is included in the excursion. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Honningsvåg
  • Day 4: Honningsvåg – Alta Breakfast at the hotel. This morning you will continue your journey by the Arctic route bus to Alta. From Honningsvåg, you will drive through the underwater tunnel to the mainland, along the Porsangen fjord. Arrival in Alta and overnight. Accommodation in 3* hotel in Alta city centre
  • Day 5: Alta and the Igloo Hotel After breakfast you will be transferred to the igloo hotel. Enjoy a breath-taking snowmobile safari through the beautiful landscape of Finnmark. You will follow the old trade route towards Karasjok which offer a great variety of nature – from forest and valley to unending, snowcovered plains. Your adventure does not stop, after your adventurous snowmobile safari get ready for a night in the igloo hotel. The Igloo hotel measures approx. 2000 square meters and the entire hotel with its 30 rooms are completely made of snow and ice. The temperatures inside the igloo remain constant between minus 4 and minus 7. Thanks to natural reindeerhides, “mattresses” and sleeping-bags that keep you warm, you will have a comfortable night. We recommend wearing woolen underwear and a hat during the night. Accommodation and dinner at the Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel
  • Day 6: Alta – Tromsø After breakfast, you will leave the beautiful Igloo Hotel to head back to Tromsø by local bus.
    Accommodation in 3* hotel in Tromsø city centre
  • Day 7: Departure Breakfast is served at the hotel. Departure according to your own itinerary.

Services included:

Accommodation
• 4 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast
• Hurtigruten Voyage in Outside Cabin with breakfast and dinner
• 1 night hotel accommodation in Sorrisniva (Cold room) with breakfast

Accommodation
• Excursions and tours as included in the itinerary

Request Offer

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