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Northern Lights Safari

Northern Lights safari. Photo by Anne Olse Ryum Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Chase the magic Northern Lights!

Northern Lights package – 5 nights

Northern Lights Safari is an adventurous trip with 3 nights in the beautifully located Arctic town of Tromso – Norway’s “Northern Lights capital”, ideally located in the middle of the Northern Lights zone.
The trip includes 3 Northern Lights excursions: Aurora husky visit, Northern Lights evening trip with Dog sledding & Aurora Safari, taking you to the best place for chasing the Northern Lights.
The trip starts & finishes with overnight stay in Oslo. This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)

Optional: you can add Snow mobile safari & overnight in a Wilderness camp, Whale safari, Reindeer sledge & additional nights in Tromso & Oslo

Prices from NOK 13995 per person
GO TO PRICES & BOOKING
Choose a start date, rooms/number of travellers and you will see the prices in the tour summary box. Add-on prices will appear during the booking process


DAY TO DAY ITINERARY:


Oslo Opera house. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Visit the iconic Oslo Opera House

DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to a centrally located hotel, or an airport hotel at your choice.
The Airport express train takes 20 minutes to the centre of Oslo
Spend 1 night in Oslo
Read more about Oslo


Blue Arctic winter light in Tromso Norway. Photo by Shigeru Ohki, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Experience the Arctic light in Tromso

DAY 2 – Flight to Tromso
Late morning or early afternoon flight to Tromso. Individual arrival to a centrally located hotel. Tromso airport is located a 15-20 mins drive from the centre of Tromso by Airport bus or taxi.
Spend 3 nights in Tromso
Individual arrival and check in to a centrally located hotel in Tromso. The airport is located only a 15-20 min drive from the city centre by the Airport bus or a taxi.


Northern Lights Tromso Norway. Photo by Bjorn Jorgensen, Innovation Norway

Spectacular Northern Lights over Tromso

Aurora husky visit

In the evening you will be picked up for an Aurora husky visit to Tromso Wilderness Centre, located on the Kvaloya island outside Tromso. The Aurora camp has a great location for viewing the Northern lights, and you will also visit the dog yard. You will be served a traditional, light evening meal in a lavvo (Sami tent). Transfers included

Read more about Tromso – the Northern Lights destination


Norwegian cod at Emma's. photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Norwegian cod at Emma’s

DAY 3 – Arctic Lunch at Emma’s:
Enjoy today’s lunch at the tiny, centrally located Emma’s restaurant, facing the wooden Tromso cathedral – within walking distance of your hotel. They serve fresh, local produce. Includes 2 courses.

Time to relax and explore Tromso before you join the evening Northern Lights trip


Dog sledding in tromso Norway. Photo by Baard Loeken, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Dog sledding Tromso area

DAY 3 – Evening Dog sledding
Northern Lights excursion: You will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for an adventurous Northern Lights trip with dog sledding in 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.

The trip includes dog 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, head wear & head lamp. English speaking guide.

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.


Wilderness cabin. Photo by Lyngsfjord adventuresDay 3 – Optional:
Wilderness cabin stay & Snow mobile
Instead of going back to the hotel in Tromso after the Dog sledding trip, you spend the night in an exotic Wilderness camp, followed by a Snow mobile safari the next morning
Read more


Northern Lights Norway. Photo by Gaute Bruvik www.nordnorge.com

Spectacular Northern Lights!

DAY 4 – Aurora Safari
Time to explore the city, before you will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for a Northern lights chase by bus. Four base stations are set up at different locations, and the best one for the evening is chosen, depending on the weather and Northern Lights forecast. Each base has its own local English speaking guide, a warm shelter and camp fire. Northern lights film will be shown in the bus.

Included: Transfers, light evening meal & warm clothing


Snow mobile safari Tromso area. Photo by Lyngsfjord adventures

OPTIONAL ADD-ONS

Add excursion:
Snow mobile & Wilderness campWhale safariReindeer sledgeFishing in the Blue light

Add night & excursion: 
Northern Lights dinner cruise & Tromso Reindeer sledge & TromsoSnow mobile & Tromso

Add night(s) in Tromso:
You will stay in the same hotel as for the tour

The optional add-ons with prices will appear during the regular tour booking process


Tromso area. Photo by Yngve Olsen Saebbe, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Beautiful scenery in the Tromso area

DAY 5 – Flight to Oslo
Flight to Oslo. Overnight at a centrally located hotel or at the airport at your choice.
Spend 1 night in Oslo

The trip finishes after breakfast on day 6


Christmas in Oslo. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Christmas in Oslo – the Parliament building

BOOKING & PRICES
Choose start date, room & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box

Booking & payment procedures
Our travel arrangements

General terms & conditions


Snow in Tromso. Photo by Yngve Olsen Saebbe, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Heavy Snow in Tromso

THIS TRIP INCLUDES:

Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Oslo:
Hotel Bristol or similar
Tromso:
Clarion Hotel The Edge or similar

Transport:
Flights Oslo-Tromso-Oslo

Activities/Excursions:

Aurora husky visit w. light meal & transfers
Lunch at Emma’s restaurant, 2 courses
Northern Lights trip w. dog sledding, light meal & transfers
Aurora safari w. light meal & transfers

All taxes & VAT


Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to [email protected] or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)


Kirkenes Snow hotel. Photo by Kirkenes Snow hotel

Spectacular ice sculptures in an ice hotel

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