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Tromso: Aurora Chase with Professional Photographers

4.3 / 5

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Tromso: Aurora Chase with Professional Photographers

From US$ 117.56 per person

Join the Aurora chase for the best opportunity to seek out the Northern Lights. Based on constantly updated weather and solar activity reports, guides and photographers will make sure the chances are the highest for you to catch this phenomenon.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

The experience
  • Enjoy the untouched beauty of Arctic landscapes at night
  • Learn how to take pictures of the Northern Lights
  • Find out everything about this amazing phenomenon
  • Experience the thrill of an active chase for the Aurora
  • Develop a unique connection with nature at its best
Full description
Meet your crew at 5:30 PM in Tromso, and climb aboard the comfortable coach ready departure.  Drive past fjords and mountains until you reach the best spot to see the northern lights, relying on a strong network of technical resources deployed in the region. Listen to your guides' detailed explanation about the scientific phenomenon of the Aurora Borealis and all the stories surrounding it, and get insights into the Arctic and its capital. Benefit from a photo workshop by a photographer on the way, helping you to set up your camera and providing you with all the information needed to capture stunning shots of the Northern Lights. If you choose to, have a professional Aurora portrait taken by the photographer for a lasting memory, before you return to Tromso at around 1:00 AM.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Guide
  • Photographic workshop
  • Hot drinks and cookies
  • Reflective vests
  • Thermal clothes
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Date

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Meeting point

Roald Amundsens plass 1B. At 5:30 PM to begin at 6:00 PM. From September 15 to 30 and from March 16 to 31 the meeting time is at 6:30 PM.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Water

Know before you go

  • The tour is subject to cancelation if the road conditions do not ensure safety; in this case, you can rebook to another date or receive a full refund
  • The tour language is English
  • The tour does not have a pre-determined itinerary but adapts according to the visibility conditions found on the ground
  • The tour may stay in one location all night or travel to various spots, the priority is always to get the best views of the lights
  • Refreshments such as hot beverages and cookies are available, and toilets can be used at any time
  • Pictures taken by photographers are not included in the tour but can be purchased online for an additional cost
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 72 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.4/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    3.9/5
  • Safety
    5/5

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This was one of the most amazing experience I have ever had. The guides was very knowledgeable and knew exactly where to go and stop for the best chance to see the lights. We went to the perfect spot thanks to the guide. The guide also provided some hot drinks and biscuits which was perfect. Lovely experience highly recommended!

October 13, 2021

Francesco, met us on time and explained everything about auroras and how they are forecasted. On the way he stopped by few spots which he said were beautiful and we should see. They were incredible with the sunset colors. Then we Headed to a Spot among the Fjords. It was a clear night and we did some stargazing till the auroras started their Show. Francesco let me borrow a tripod and helped me with my camera setting to capture the milkway and aurora. The aurora spectacle went on the whole night. We saw them dancing and turn pink. We enjoyed a nice warm drink and cookies, shared a few laughs. He also took care to make sure we were all okay.

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October 10, 2021

The coach was comfortable, and left promptly. The guide was informative (but if you weren't a native English speaker, the information would have been difficult to take in). Because there were so many non-native English speakers, maybe they didn't understand the information given about keeping any lights to a minimum and keeping them down because when we got to the dark place where we were able to see the aurora, it was impossible to get pictures because of all their lights, and people moving about in front of us. Took us into Finland where the skies were clearer so that we did get to see the Aurora.

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March 3, 2020

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