Family Winter Adventure Tromso

Dog sledding in Tromso Norway. Photo by Baard Loeken Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Northern Lights Break- 3 nights

Family Winter adventure is a short winter break in Norway, with 3 nights in the beautifully located Arctic town of Tromso; the “Northern Lights capital” of Norway. The trip includes reindeer sledding, Aurora husky visit and an Aurora cruise.
A winter adventure for the whole family!
This is an individual/unescorted trip (you do not travel with a group)

Prices from NOK 7995 per adult
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Blue Arctic winter light in Tromso Norway. Photo by Shigeru Ohki, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Tromso – blue Arctic light

DAY 1 – Arrival to 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. Located 400km north of the Arctic Circle at 69˚N, the small town of Tromsø bills itself as Norway’s gateway to the Arctic.
Spend 3 nights in Tromso (included in the tour price).

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Tromso photo gallery

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

Northern Lights Tromso

Aurora husky visit
In the evening the excursion bus picks you up in the centre of Tromso for an Aurora husky visit to Tromso Wilderness Centre, located at 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.

The trip includes transfers and a traditional evening meal served in a lavvo (Sami tent).

Reindeer sledge. Photo by Lyngsfjord adventures

Experience reindeer sledding in Tromso

DAY 2 – Reindeer sledding 
Join a reindeer sledding experience at Camp Tamok. Transfer to the camp by bus where you will receive comfortable outdoor clothing and shoes to keep you warm during your stay.
A Sami guide will meet and greet you upon arrival, and bring you to the reindeer, eager to pull your sleigh. You will be driving in pairs with one reindeer pulling each sleigh.
Daytime trips give you an amazing view of the wild mountains in the area. After the sledding, you will head back to a warm and cozy lavvo (Sami tent) where there will be a bonfire to keep you warm. The guide will tell you more about the Sami people and their culture.
You can also try lasso-throwing and feed the reindeer. Before heading back to Tromso you will be served a hot meal in the dining lavvo.

The trip includes reindeer sledding activity, a traditional hot meal, transfer back to Tromso. Also included: insulated body suit, warm shoes, gloves, head wear. English speaking guide.
What to bring: Comfortable shoes, warm undergarments, warm and windproof clothing (special clothing will be provided)

Northern Lights Norway. Photo by Kent Even Grundstad, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Northern Lights in Norway

DAY 3 – Aurora Cruise
Spend the day at leisure in Tromso. In the evening join an Aurora cruise. Cruise out from downtown Tromso in the evening in safe and calm waters, with beautiful views of the city, mountains, fjords and possibly the Northern Lights.
Seeing the Aurora Borealis from the sea on a boat is an unforgettable experience. The different locations you visit on this cruise provide different views of the sky and offer several possibilities of seeing the Northern Lights. Your knowledgeable guide will share information about the Northern Lights and the areas you see during the trip.
The boat has a heated lounge and a kiosk where you can buy light meals, snacks and drinks. Coffee/tea and biscuits are included. Bring warm and windproof clothing. Thermal suits and life jackets are provided.

Reindeer sledge. Photo by Baard Loeken, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Reindeer sledge Tromso


Add excursion:
Snow shoe trip

Add night & excursion: 
Northern Lights dinner cruise & 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

Northern Lights Tromso area. Photo by Gaute Bruvik, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Northern Lights Tromso

Choose start date, room & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box.
This is an individual/unescorted trip

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

Heavy snow in Tromso


Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Thon Hotel Polar or similar

Excursions & activities
– Aurora husky visit w. evening meal & transfers
– Reindeer Sledding w. transfer and meal
– Auora Cruise w. light snack

All taxes & VAT

Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to [email protected] or call us on +47 (55) 131-310 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)

Tromso Norway, the pier. Photo by Shigeru Ohki, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Tromso pier

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