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Northern Lights 7-Hour Tour from Tromsø

Product ID: 100107
Hunt for the Northern Lights in the area around Tromsø. Experience Arctic nature as you chase this spectacular light show on an all-inclusive tour by minibus.
About this activity
Duration: 7 hours
Starting time 7:00 PM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Chase the Northern Lights around the Tromsø area
  • Spend the evening surrounded by tall mountains and deep fjords
  • Sit by a bonfire and experience Norwegian culture
Full description
Professional tour guides and experienced aurora hunters lead this 7-hour tour into the countryside outside of Tromsø. Explore Arctic nature while hunting for the Northern Lights.

After a pick-up in the city center the tour heads into an area of mountains, fjords and valleys. The actual route depends on weather conditions and where clear skies can be found. Sometimes groups go as far as the Finnish and Swedish borders to find the right conditions for the lights, so don't forget your passport!

Snacks and hot drinks are provided. The guide will also take photos on the tour and share them with the group after the trip.
Includes
  • Warm drinks
  • Snacks
  • Campfire
  • Photos (2 portraits and 1 landscape per reservation)
  • Small meal
  • Thermal suit
What’s Not Included
  • Shoes
  • Gloves
  • Hats

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Radisson Blu, Sjøgata 7, 9008 Tromsø.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Tours may be canceled due to bad weather
• Important information: Until March 14, the departure time will be 19:00 with a tour duration of 7-hours
• From the 15 of March, the departure time will be 20:00 with a tour duration of 6-hours since it gets dark later
(note that there is also a price reduction during this period)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 1077 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.7 / 5
  • Organization
    4.6 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.2 / 5
  • Safety
    4.7 / 5
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We had a great experience with our search for the northern lights. Our guide was very helpful in setting up our cameras and giving up tip to get the most from our pictures. My wife who was reluctant to come along had a great time. The suits provided were a little worn and some had holes in the lining and not easy to get the right size. Overall, we had great experience and I wouldn't hesitate to do it again with the service.

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March 12, 2020

This was an excellent tour and the level of service I got from "Get Your Guide" was phenomenal. The tour was conducted by a local tour company but booked through Get Your Guide. The tour was excellent and so was the guide. The tour lasted about 4-5 hours and the guide was determined to give us a good time. He was friendly and extremely helpful. He helped us set up our cameras so we can get the best shots of the northern lights. He even fed us -- cooked hot dogs, and roasted marshmallows. We also had hot chocolate, tea, coffee and soup.

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March 11, 2020

Fun tour, Philippe is a great guide who managed to find us lights in very tricky conditions! I was so impressed. He also tried to get us up the mountain so we could camp on a frozen lake but the weather was against us :) so when I get back to Tromso for the whale season, I am definitely requesting frozen lake camping with my northern lights chase :) thanks for great photos Philippe, you're a star. Wiktor is a great driver who managed to get us out of a sticky situation when we got stuck on the ice, and even though he fired me from onion duty I still think he's a very nice guy :) thanks for a great time! Don't forget to tell Halinka she makes excellent soup.

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March 10, 2020

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Polar Adventures

Product ID: 100107