Tromsø and Beyond
TRAVEL PERIOD: 01.12.2023-31.03.2024
Tromsø and Beyond
Discover the charm of Northern Norway! Tromsø is the vibrant capital of the North, and this is where you will start your tour. A local guide will take you on a Northern Lights chase, and with some luck you will see the Aurora Borealis dance overhead in the night sky. You will continue your journey into a wilderness camp in the Lyngen Alps. Follow the footsteps of famous polar explorers, as you discover the arctic landscapes with a dog sled team and snowmobile. You will end your tour on the gorgeous island of Sommarøy, where crystal clear turquoise waters await. You will end your tour in an accommodation in the nature.
- Day 1: Arrival in Tromsø Arrival at Tromsø Airport, take the Airport bus (included) to Tromsø. Check in to your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Tromsø.
- Day 2: Aurora Safari Enjoy a Scandinavian breakfast at the hotel. Today, you have the day at leisure. This evening, you will head on a spectacular Northern Lights Chase. A bus will take you on a hunt for the magical Northern lights. During the evening your guide will provide interesting information about the Northern lights, both the science and the folklore. Accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Tromsø.
- Day 3: Wilderness Experience Breakfast at the hotel. In the afternoon you head off to into the wilderness. This evening will be filled with huskies, nature and hopefully the Northern lights. Accommodation at the wilderness camp will be shared. During the husky excursion you will musher your own team of dogs. This evening will offer a true taste of Northern Norway. Overnight at Wilderness Camp Tamok.
- Day 4: Snowmobile Excursion Breakfast is prepared at the wilderness camp in Lyngen. After breakfast, it’s time for some snowmobile fun. Two persons per snowmobile, during the excursion you will have the possibility to change drivers. You will head back to Tromsø during the afternoon. From there a shuttle bus will transport you to Sommarøy or Malangen, in the nature. Overnight at Sommarøy Arctic Hotel or Malangen Resort.
- Day 5: Discover the Nature Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure. If you are lucky, you might see some wildlife such as sea eagles. You can add an activity, such as snowshoeing or skiing (can be included). Overnight at Sommarøy Arctic Hotel or Malangen Resort.
- Day 6: Departure Breakfast at the hotel and departure from Sommarøy or Malangen to Tromsø Airport.
• 2 nights hotel accommodation in Tromsø with breakfast
• 1 night at the Wilderness Camp with breakfast and return transfers
• 1 night at the Sommarøy Arctic Hotel or Malangen Resort with breakfast and return transfers
Excursions & Activities
• Northern Lights Chase
• Husky Safari with Dinner
• Snowmobile Safari with Lunch
On a bad weather day in Tromsø, we recommend a visit to the local pool, Tromsøbadet. It can be reached by public bus from the centre and you can soak in the many hot tubs and enjoy stunning views from the comfortably warm outdoor pool.