Northern Lights Experience

Escape The City's Urban Lighting

Escape The City's Urban Lighting

Join Guide Karina In A Hunt For The Northern Lights

Clarion Collection Hotel With

Clarion Collection Hotel With

A Quayside Hotel In The City Centre

Drive Your Own Snowmobile

Drive Your Own Snowmobile

Snowmobile Through The Finn Valley

Northern Lights Spotting

Northern Lights Spotting

A Display Of Aurora Over Tromso Villmarkssenter

Mush Your Own Team Of Huskies

Mush Your Own Team Of Huskies

Drive Into The White Landscapes

Northern Lights Experience

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 UK – Tromsø
Fly direct from London Gatwick or via Oslo. Upon arrival transfer with ‘Flybussen’ from the airport to your chosen hotel.
Day 2 & 3 - At Leisure
These days are free for your chosen excursions (please see the excursion tab). Top of the agenda has to be a Northern Lights search but there are plenty of other attractions and activities in this vibrant University City. Try a thrilling snowmobile or husky safari; there is whale watching and reindeer spotting or a gentle harbour cruise. A stroll through the reveals museums, café’s and a cable car that takes you to the top of Storsteinen for panoramic views.
Day 4 Tromsø  - UK
Enjoy a leisurely morning. Why not grab a lunch in one of the many fish restaurants (we recommend Emma’s Kitchen or Fiskekompaniet for a treat). Transfer back to the airport with Flybussen in time for your return flight.
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
Scandic Ishavshotel
Scandic Ishavshotel
The futuristic maritime-inspired design and wharf-end location offer spectacular views out over the Sound, the Arctic Cathedral and Tromsø Bridge. Modernist Nordic styling pervades throughout the hotel.
Harbour location • 180 rooms • Recently refurbished
Clarion The Edge  - Tromso
Clarion The Edge
This stylish design hotel is set on the quayside in a convenient, central location and prides itself on its eco-friendly credentials. It boasts spacious, modern rooms, many of which offer spectacular views over the water. Celebrity chef, Marcus Samuelsson combines New York flavours with local ingredients in its Kitchen & Table restaurant, which is popular with locals and tourists alike.
• Quayside setting • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar • Free use of next-door gym • Parking nearby (with charge)

 

Thon Hotel Polar - Tromso
Thon Hotel Polar
The ideal hotel for those on a budget is situated in the centre of Tromsø and within easy walking distance of the airport ‘Flybus’ stop. Simple yet smart rooms all have private WC/shower and TV. A full Scandinavian breakfast is served in the adjoining Egon restaurant which also serves lunch and dinner.
• Central location • 130 rooms • Good value
Clarion Collection Hotel Aurora
Clarion Collection Hotel Aurora

Overlooking Tromsø Quay, this contemporary waterfront hotel is ideally located in the centre of town and within easy walking distance to all the local attractions. Enjoy beautiful views of Tromsø Sound from the outdoor rooftop Jancuzzi, whereas the lobby bar offers a welcome retreat after a day of activities. All rooms have complimentary Wi-Fi, hairdryer and private bathroom with WC and shower. Upgrade to a superior room for tea & coffee making facilities, bathrobe and slippers. The hotel serves complimentary afternoon coffee and waffles and a complimentary light buffet supper is served between 18.00-21.00 daily.

Tromsø Wilderness Snowmobile Safari
Travel to Camp Tamok, a wilderness camp located a picturesque 75 minute drive from Tromso, where you will snowmobile through the Finn valley along a 15km trail to the frozen waters of Lake Tamok. Here you can try your luck at ice-fishing (time and weather conditions permitting). Driving in pairs and swopping half-way, you each get the chance to admire the contrast between tundra, lake and mogul terrain for an ultimate snowmobile experience. Hot snack served en-route and around an open fire, in typical Nomadic Sami Style. 
Tour Available: Daily November - March 
Tour Departs: 08:45 or 16:45
Duration: 7 hours (Including transfer times)
Pick-Up Point: Scandic Ishavshotel
£195 pp
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 Reindeer Feeding & Sami History
Visit a local Sami camp and reindeer corral, and take part in the daily feeding and tending of the animals. Learn about the culture, history and lifestyle that revolve around the demands of the reindeer. Enjoy coffee and snacks in a traditional Lavvu and hear the haunting sound of a traditional folk song (Joik), whilst warming your toes by the open fire. Optional 10 minute reindeer sled ride available at a supplement.
Tour available: Daily December – March
Tour Departs: 09:45
Duration: 3-4 hours
Pick-Up Point: Radisson Blu Hotel
£120 pp
Tromsø Sami Reindeer Experience
Join an authentic reindeer herding family, who originate from Kautokeino in the heart of the Norwegian Sami district. Visit a camp and learn about sledding, the art lasso throwing and the history of the Sami. Enjoy a 10 minute reindeer sledding experience followed by Bidos (a traditional Sami broth). Enjoy warmth of an open fire as the stories and joiking unfold. This is a small group experience with a maximum group size of 32.
Tour Available: Daily, November – 15th April
Tour Departs: 10.00 
Duration: 3 - 4 hours
Pick-Up Point: Radisson Blu Hotel 
Tromsø Wilderness Reindeer Sledding
Reindeer sledding is the oldest form of transport in the Arctic, and an ancient part of Sami culture. This cultural journey also includes lassothrowing and a visit to a Lavvu (a traditional Sami tent) for lunch, where you will learn about the Sami history and way of life. Daytime trips give you amazing views of the wild mountains, and evening trips will give you a good opportunity to spot the Northern Lights.
Tour Available: Daily November - March 
Tour Departs: 08:45-16:45
Duration: 7 hours (including transfer time)
Pick-Up Point: Scandic Ishavshotel 

 

£180 pp