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 8495 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.
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 – Northern Lights Cuisine Cruise
Spend the day at leisure in Tromso. In the evening join a Northern Lights Cusine Cruise. You will sail past the famous Arctic cathedral, under the bridges of Tromso and enjoy the view of the city. Sailing away from the light pollution of the city, you might see the Northern Lights from deck, or from the panoramic salon on the second floor. An experienced guide will share her knowledge of life in the Arctic, the coastal culture of Norway and the Nordic cuisine. On board the electric catamaran an Arctic Tapas is served consisting of five hot and cold dishes based on local ingredients and traditions.
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
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
– Northern Lights Cuisine cruise w. Arctic Tapas (no drinks included)
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