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Northern Lights trip & Reindeer sledge. Additional night in Tromso

Reindeer sledding Tromso by Hurtigruten

Northern Lights trip & Reindeer sledge  – An adventurous evening trip from Tromso, with reindeer sledge, searching for the Northern Lights, light evening meal & additional night in Tromso at the same hotel as for the selected tour.

This is an optional activity package, which you can add to your Northern Lights trip booked through Fjord Travel Norway. The activity will appear during the tour booking process, with prices and details.


Traditional tent under the Northern Lights by Lyngsfjord Adventure

Traditional Sami tent

Reindeer sledding by Trym Ivar Bergsmo, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Experience reindeer sledding

Northern Lights trip & Reindeer sledge

You will be picked up in the centre of Tromso in the afternoon for the transfer to the Tamok Valley. Due to its geographical location the climate is drier and colder than in Tromso, thus offering a maximum chance of seeing the Northern Lights.
You will then go on an amazing trip with the reindeer; the old, traditional Sami way of transport. You will drive in pairs, one sled for each reindeer. You can also try lasso-throwing, feed the reindeer and you will learn about Sami culture and history.
After the sledge trip you will be served a traditional, warm Sami meal in the lavvo (Sami tent) heated by a bonfire.

The trip includes:
Overnight with breakfast buffet
Transfers, reindeer sledge trip, traditional meal, warm clothing and shoes
Duration: approx. 7 hours
Booking: When you make a tour booking, the additional package price will appear during the booking process
Available: From November to the end of March (depending on snow conditions)

See the Northern Lights in Norway by Stian Klo, Hurtigruten

Amazing Northern Lights

WHERE DO THE MAGIC NORTHERN LIGHTS COME FROM?

The Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, are an ethereal display of coloured lights shimmering across the night sky. What causes them?
Dr Dònal Hill from University of Oxford explains us all about these magic lights occurring on the northern skies.
Watch our Northern Lights video (external link – You Tube)



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What our customers say:

  • I wanted to thank everybody. We had a wonderful trip. Everything went well and fortunately we had the chance to see the lights while on the cruise. All my friends in Turkey would like to go on a similar trip. So I will be in touch with you. Thanks again and best wishes to all of you.

    Candan, Turkey

  • Thank you for assisting us with our trip to Norway. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Kirkenes and the Snow Hotel. The arrangements you made for us were perfect. The lodging was comfortable and the excursions were fun. Tom and I rarely use the services of a travel company when we travel; you enriched our trip and made the planning easy.

    Alison, United States

  • On behalf of the group I would like to thank you and your colleagues for organizing our wonderful tour of Norway. Everything went very well including the weather, which was spectacular. We enjoyed all the hotels, the central locations you chose and the amenities, especially the lavish breakfasts. Three extra days in Oslo allowed us to tour the city at our leisure and to enjoy more of the important sights including the newly opened National Museum. The Norway in a Nutshell tour was amazing and made much easier by using your recommended porterage service between hotels in Oslo and Bergen. Both the train journeys and the boat trip were spectacular, and combined with a night in the beautiful Kviknes Hotel made for an unforgettable two days. We were very impressed by the Hurtigruten cruise, particularly the way they combined a working ship with a cruise ship, the comfortable accommodations, the food and service. It was fascinating to visit all the various ports, islands and fjords and the two included tours were excellent and informative. In the end we were glad to have the extra night in Kirkenes, to visit their lovely museum and take a trip to the Russian border. It was a good way to end the tour. Again, thank for staying with us through 2 years of pandemic postponements and changes. We certainly will recommend Fjord Travel in the future.

    Marilyn, United States