Tromso Ice Domes & Northern Lights Chase

Magical Landscape

Magical Landscape

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Visit The New Tromso Ice Domes

Visit The New Tromso Ice Domes

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Auroa Chase By Mini Bus

Auroa Chase By Mini Bus

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Helicopter Flight Around The Island Of Tromsoya

Helicopter Flight Around The Island Of Tromsoya

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Experience The Giants Of The Sea

Experience The Giants Of The Sea

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Tromso Ice Domes & Northern Lights Chase

Witness the extraordinary phenomena of the ‘Northern Lights’ from Tromsø – the self-styled ‘capital of the Arctic’. Situated in the heart of the Aurora Zone this destination offers city comforts and plenty of wilderness excursions. Join the search for the Northern Lights, steer your own husky sled, go reindeer spotting or cross mountain landscapes on a snowmobile safari.The city’s attraction’s also includes museums, award winning restaurants, the Arctic Cathedral and Fjellheisen – a cable car journey offering panoramic views of the surrounding area.

Day 1 To Tromso
Fly direct to Tromso from London Gatwick and take the airport shuttle bus transfer from the airport to your hotel, the Clarion Collection Hotel With and home for the next 3 nights.
 
Day 2 Ice Dome and Northern Lights Hunt
Enjoy a Scandinavian buffet style breakfast at the Clarion Collection Hotel With, before heading to the pick-up point (just a short walk from the hotel) for your trip into the Arctic Wilderness. The transfer departs for the 75 minute scenic journey through fjord and fjell and into the heart of the Tamok Valley. On arrival you will be greeted by your guide, who welcomes you with a complimetary drink in the Ice Bar (non-alcoholic. Other drinks are available for purchase.) and tells you how the Ice Domes were made. You then have time to take in the surrounds before a delicious Bacalao lunch is served in the Ice Restaurant. After lunch you return to Tromso approx 14.00. The afternoon is free for you to further explore Tromso before the evening Northern Lights chase.
 
This evening set off by coach from Tromso city centre in search of the northern lights. The experienced guides will have checked the lastest aurora forecast and head where the prediction is strongest. Stops are made along the way and the guides (who are also professional photographers) will help you to capture the magical landscape. Hot drinks are served at an exclusive Aurora Camp along with the opportunity to grill sausages over an open fire, before heading back to Tromso with this 6-hour excursion having maximised your chances of capturing the magical northern lights.
 
Day 3 Day at Leisure
Breakfast before enjoying a day at leisure. The city has much to offer in terms of museum's and restaurants and you may wish to head up Sukkertoppen on the cable car from some dramatic panoramic views of the surrounds.  Alternatively book one of the many excursions on offer including whale watching (seasonal), snowmobiling, a husky safari or reindeer encounter.
 
Day 4 Return to the UK
Your return flight to the UK does not depart until early evening, so you have almost a full day to further enjoy the Capital of the Northern Lights, before taking the airport shuttle bus transfer back to the airport in time for your return flight to London Gatwick at 1930.
Clarion Collection Hotel With
Clarion Collection Hotel With
The Clarion Collection Hotel With has a waterfront location near the Polar Museum, Mack’s Pub and Brewery and the Arctic Cathedral. Warm Scandinavian décor and friendly staff add to the charm of this property. Upgrade to harbour view rooms for fantastic views. Complimentary afternoon waffles and light evening buffet supper included.
• Waterfront location • 76 rooms • Bar & Restaurant
Tromsø Blue Light Arctic Cruise
Cruise in Tromsø Sound and catch surrounding landscapes in the clear blue light of an Arctic afternoon on-board the custom built catamaran ‘Havcruise’. See the island of Sommarøy on one side and the majestic Lyngen Alps on the other.
Tour Available: 01st - 26th October & 23rd Jan - 31st March 
Tour Departs: Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun 13:30
Duration: 2 hours
Pick-Up Point: Harbour Side 
£129 pp
Tromsø Cross Country Skiing
Aimed at beginners, this introduction to cross-country skiing will teach you the basic techniques and skills of this long favoured Norwegian past-time. Your expert guide will then escort you along prepared trails just outside Tromso. Hot drinks and ‘lefse’ are served during a break, before you once again head out into the scenic surrounds. Please note that we will require your shoe size, height and weight when booking to ensure that the correct equipment is available for you.
Tour available: Daily, November – March
Tour Departs: 08:15
Duration: 3 hours
Pick-Up Point: Radisson Blu Hotel
£110 pp
Tromsø Day trip to 'Whale Island'
Witness and capture the effect of ever-changing light and weather conditions on the picturesque landscape as you travel by road towards the Sommarøy archipelago and the island of Kvaloya is also known as ‘Whale Island’. Follow every twist and turn of the glacial valleys and fjords, whilst keeping an eye out for local Arctic wildlife. Stop along the way for waffles & coffee at Tove’s glassblowing studio, as well as the fishing village of Sommarøya. 
Tour Available: Monday - Friday All Year
Tour Departs: 10:00
Duration: 5 hours
Pick-Up Point: Tourist Information Centre
£105 pp
Tromsø Fjord Cruise With Swim & Sauna
Spend the afternoon sailing on board an adapted 50-year old fishing vessel, which has been turned into a unique spa. You are welcomed on board with a complimentary apple-mint fusion in the ZenLounge, where you will be introduced to the facilities on board. Soak in the salt water hot-tub on deck and unwind in the Hamam, before taking a refreshing swim in the sea. Dry-suits are available for the less adventurous! As you enjoy the facilities and the passing scenery, the chef prepares a 3-course dinner.
Available: 15Nov -31Mar
Departs: Daily at 13:00
Duration: 3 hours
Includes: Welcome drink, hot-tub, hamam, dry-suit for Arctic swim, 3-course dinner, towel, bathrobe, slippers.
£205 pp
Tromsø Helicopter Sightseeing Tour
Enjoy a breath-taking 15-20 minute helicopter flight around the island of Tromsoya. Your pilot/guide will tell you about the history of Tromso and point out the city’s significant landmarks and buildings, before flying you over Tromso’s highest mountain, where you will get a glimpse of the world-renowned Lyngen Alps.
Available: 15 Nov - 31 Mar
Departs: Daily at 10:00, 11:00 and 12:00
Duration: 1 hour (15-20 minute flying time)
Includes: Return taxi airport transfers
£230 pp