Family Winter Adventure Tromso
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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DAY TO DAY ITINERARY:
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).
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).
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)
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.
Snow shoe trip
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Northern Lights dinner cruise & Tromso
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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
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
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
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