Ice Hotel, Northern Lights & Tromso
Northern Lights vacation
Ice Hotel, Northern Lights & Tromso is a comprehensive 6 nights tour, taking you to the best places to see the Northern Lights; the Arctic towns of Kirkenes & Tromso. The tour starts & finishes with stays in Oslo.
You will sleep in a real Snow Hotel, experience an unforgettable Dog sledding trip to the Arctic wilderness, a Northern Lights trip with Reindeer sledge & an excellent Arctic gourmet dinner in Tromso. Domestic flights are included in the price.
You can add activities such as Snowmobile, King crab fishing & Snowshoe trip.
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)
Prices from NOK 22995 per person
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DAY TO DAY ITINERARY:
Day 1 – Overnight in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo. Check in at the Park Inn Airport Hotel (included in the tour price), conveniently located within walking distance of the airport.
The Airport Express train (Flytoget) takes 20 minutes between the airport and the centre of Oslo
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Day 2 – Flight to Kirkenes
Morning flight to the Arctic town of Kirkenes, the “top of Europe”, located by the Barents sea close to the Russian border. Transfer from the airport to Kirkenes Snow Hotel. Stay in the Snowhotel’s elegantly-designed wooden Gamme cabins. Its large panoramic window and lounge chairs covered with sheepskins will give you a comfortable view on the fjord. 3 course dinner included.
Wilderness Dog sledding – Join an adventurous 2-hour dog sledding trip in the afternoon. The tour goes in scenic surroundings over the fjord and on the mountain plateau.
Included: Transfers, warm clothes
What to bring: Comfortable shoes, warm and windproof clothing (special clothing will be provided).
Age restrictions: Min. 7 years old and accompanied by an adult.
Difficulty level: Average physical condition – involves physical activity on uneven surface and/or steep terrain. Not suitable if you have limited mobility.
Day 3 – Snow Hotel
Enjoy an unforgettable overnight stay at the exotic Snow Hotel in Kirkenes – a beautiful piece of architecture with ice sculptures, surrounded by live reindeer in the Reindeer Safari Park. You can also take part in the feeding of the reindeer.
After a 3 course Arctic dinner in Laven restaurant, you can chill out in the icebar, followed by the overnight stay at the Snow Hotel. Your room is equipped with everything you need for a comfortable night’s sleep, including insulated mattresses and a warm sleeping bag to keep you warm all night long. Breakfast & sauna in the morning. You will be given thorough instructions for the overnight stay.
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Day 4 – Flight to Tromso
Transfer to Kirkenes airport after breakfast. Flight to the Arctic city of Tromso, with individual arrival to a centrally located hotel. Dinner at a local restaurant in the evening.
Spend 2 nights in Tromso
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Arctic gourmet dinner
Spend a relaxing evening in Tromso –
Enjoy Emma’s famous, tiny gourmet restaurant in the centre of Tromso, with her 5 course gourmet dinner based on excellent local produce. Welcome drink included.
Enjoy and relax!
Day 5 – Reindeer sledge
You will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for an adventurous trip to the exotic wilderness of the Tamok valley. Due to the geographical location the climate is drier and colder than in Tromso, thus offering a maximum chance of seeing the amazing Northern Lights. You will drive a reindeer sled, try lasso-throwing and learn about Sami culture.
The Northern Lights reindeer sledge trip includes reindeer sledding activity, transfers, a traditional, hot meal and social time by the open fire in the Sami tent. Also included: Insulated body suit, warm shoes, gloves, headwear & head lamp. English speaking guide.
Optional: You can add nights & adventurous activities in Tromso during the tour booking process
Day 6 – Flight to Oslo
Flight to Oslo. Overnight at a centrally located hotel in Oslo (included in the tour price. Optional: stay at the airport hotel)
The tour finishes after breakfast on day 7.
Some sights in Oslo: Akershus Fortress, the City Hall, the Opera building, the Aker Brygge wharf, the Edvard Munch museum, the Viking ship Museum & the Astrup Fearnley museum of contemporary art
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THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* Hotels w. breakfast buffet
in Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Oslo & Tromso
1 night in a Gamme cabin & 1 night in the Snow Hotel, w. breakfast & 3 course dinner
Transfer Kirkenes Airport – Snow Hotel – Kirkenes Airport
Excursions & activities
Wilderness dog sledding, warm clothing & transfers
5 course Arctic gourmet dinner
Northern Lights reindeer sledge trip w. light meal & transfers
All taxes & VAT