The Northern Lights dance over the Lofoten Islands in Norway
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Tromso and the Northern Lights - 5 days map

SEMI-INDEPENDENT WINTER TOUR: Embark on a 5-day Arctic adventure like no other. Explore the enchanting city of Tromsø before heading to Malangen Resort, where you'll chase the mesmerizing Northern Lights and mush through snow-covered trails with huskies. Stay in cozy accommodations amidst Norway's breathtaking fjords and indulge in local cuisine. With a perfect blend of adventure and relaxation, this tour promises an unforgettable getaway in the heart of a winter wonderland.

Inclusions
Itinerary
Prices & Dates
Hotels

Trip Highlights

Tromsø - Enjoy the northernmost student city in the world, offering a lively atmosphere and the iconic Arctic Cathedral
Husky Sledding - Experience the thrill of husky sledding through snow-covered landscapes, led by eager teams of huskies
Malangen - Stay in charming accommodations with stunning fjord views and immerse yourself in the mesmerizing beauty of the Northern Lights
Northern Lights Watch - Go hunting for the illusive Northern Lights combined with a cosy campfire experience

Included

4 nights 4 star accommodation
Return transportation between Tromsø city center – Malangen Resort
Northern Lights Watch
Daily breakfasts & 2 dinners
Husky Safari
Please note: This tour is semi-independent in style (you will not be escorted) Any included touring is on a shared basis with others.

Not Included

Airport transfers (Can be booked for a supplement)
Gratuity for your tour guide. Tipping your tour guide is an entirely personal gesture
International flights and visas
Optional activities

Itinerary

Day 1

Welcome

Welcome to Tromsø, the Arctic Capital!

Tromsø offers a unique mix of Arctic culture, stunning landscapes, and vibrant urban life. Known as the "Gateway to the Arctic," it's famed for the Northern Lights in winter and the Midnight Sun in summer.

Upon arrival, make your own way to your hotel for check in. The rest of the day will be at leisure. If you would like to pre-book an arrival transfer, please contact us.
Overnight: Tromso

Day 2

Malangen and Northern Lights

After breakfast at the hotel, embark on a scenic journey to Malangen Resort. Nestled in a remote location with stunning views of the sea and fjords, your accommodation for the next two days is a charming fisherman's cabin with sea vistas. Upon arrival, settle in and take your pick from a range of optional activities for the afternoon.

In the evening, prepare for an enchanting Northern Lights Watch, a four-hour excursion led by a knowledgeable local guide. Situated in one of Tromsø's most sought-after Northern Lights viewing spots, Malangen Resort enhances your chances of witnessing the auroras. You'll be whisked away to Camp Nikka, located just a short walk from the resort and strategically positioned to offer clearer skies for optimal viewing. At the basecamp, unwind around a crackling fire in a snug lavvu, enjoying light refreshments and hot drinks as you await the Northern Lights overhead.


Overnight: Malangen  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3

Husky Safari

After breakfast, prepare for an unforgettable experience: a guided husky safari through the Arctic landscape. Near Camp Nikka, you'll meet a devoted team of huskies eager to lead you on this thrilling adventure. Begin with a lesson on handling your own husky team, then set off with your partner, driving in pairs and swapping places for an immersive experience.

As you journey through the picturesque wilderness, take in the breathtaking scenery while guiding your husky team. Afterward, unwind with a light snack by an open fire. The rest of the day is yours to enjoy at leisure, with optional activities available. In the evening, enjoy dinner at Malangen Resort.
Overnight: Malangen  |  Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4

Back to Tromsø

After breakfast, you will make the journey back to Tromsø. Upon arrival, check-in to your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Explore the city or opt to join the thrilling "snowmobile evening" activity for an unforgettable adventure under the Arctic sky. Zoom through snow-covered landscapes and marvel at the beauty of the surrounding wilderness as you chase the Northern Lights.
Overnight: Tromso  |  Breakfast

Day 5

Goodbye

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and seize the opportunity to explore Tromsø one last time. As your journey draws to a close, make your own way to the airport. If you would like to pre-book a private departure transfer, please contact us. Safe travels!
Breakfast

Prices & Dates

Departure dates are guaranteed with a minimum of 4 persons. 'Twin Share' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. 'Single Room' prices are applicable to those who don’t have anyone to share a room with or anyone wanting the privacy of a single room.

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2024
Twin Share
Single Room
06 Dec - 10 Dec 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
13 Dec - 17 Dec 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
2025
Twin Share
Single Room
03 Jan - 07 Jan 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
10 Jan - 14 Jan 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
17 Jan - 21 Jan 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
24 Jan - 28 Jan 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
31 Jan - 04 Feb 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
14 Feb - 18 Feb 13% off G
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
21 Feb - 25 Feb 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
28 Feb - 04 Mar 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
14 Mar - 18 Mar 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
21 Mar - 25 Mar 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676
28 Mar - 01 Apr 13% off
USD $2,925
USD $2,545
USD $4,225
USD $3,676

Extra Prices

Twin Share
Single Room
Post Tour Accommodation - Tromso
USD $203
USD $369
Pre Tour Accommodation - Tromso
USD $203
USD $369
Tromsø Airport Transfer (one way per car / max 2 ppl)
USD $125
USD $125

Hotels

The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.

Clarion Collection Hotel Aurora, Tromso

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Featuring beautiful views of Tromsø Harbour, the Clarion Collection Hotel Aurora offers a comfortable stay for those exploring Northern Norway. Each room features a flatscreen TV, work desk and private bathroom. There is a restaurant on-site, that serves up afternoon coffee with waffles or invites guests for an evening buffet. Take advantage of the outdoor hot tub - lucky guests have been known to catch a glimpse of the elusive Northern Lights here during winter!

Malangen Resort, Malangen

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Nestled amidst breathtaking fjord views, Malangen Resort offers a range of accommodations, including rooms with panoramic views and self-catering cottages and apartments. Guests can indulge in leisure facilities like an outdoor hot tub and sauna while hoping to catch a glimpse of the mesmerizing Northern Lights. With fully equipped kitchens, dining areas, and modern amenities, the self-catering options provide convenience and comfort. The on-site restaurant serves regional dishes, best enjoyed on the terrace overlooking the fjord.

At a Glance

Range
Trip Type
Starts
Tromsø
Ends
Tromsø
Departs
Fridays
Hotel Rating
4 star
Tour Guide
No - This is a semi-independent package
Meals
Breakfast: 4, Dinner: 2
Countries
Minimum Age
5 yrs, accompanied by an adult
Arr. Transfer
No (can be booked for a supplement)
Dep. Transfer
No (can be booked for a supplement)
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