Northern Lights Safari
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. You will also enjoy an Arctic gourmet lunch in Tromso.
The trip starts & finishes with overnight stay in Oslo.
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)
You can add Snow mobile safari & overnight in a Wilderness camp, Snow shoe trip, Reindeer sledge & additional nights in Tromso & Oslo
Prices from NOK 14395 per person
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DAY TO DAY ITINERARY:
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.
In Oslo you can visit the iconic Opera house, the spectacular Vigeland sculpture park, the Viking ship museum, the Holmenkollen Ski jump.
Enjoy the extensive waterfront of Oslo with the vibrant Aker Brygge & Tjuvholmen pedestrian areas & the spectacular wooden Astrup Fearnley museum
Spend 1 night in Oslo (included in the price)
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DAY 2 – Flight to Tromso
Late morning or early afternoon flight to Arctic Tromso – beautifully located surrounded by Arctic fjords, islands & Alpine mountain peaks.
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
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
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
Evening Dog sledding
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.
Day 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
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
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
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 (included in the price)
The trip finishes after breakfast on day 6
BOOKING & PRICES
Choose start date, room & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
4* Hotels w. breakfast buffet
in Oslo & Tromso
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
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