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Many spend countless hours trying to compose the best Arctic vacation here in Tromso, and end up disappointed because they chose the wrong tour operators. Do not end up like that.

With over 100 tour operators in Tromso, the chances are high that you end up choosing less good tour operators.

We have lived here for 40 years. We know which tours that are the best and most popular. Let us plan your holiday for you, to make sure you get the best available tour(s).

HALL OF FAME
97 % happy guests and more than 1300 excellent reviews! We are also included in the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame - having been awarded Certificate of Excellence 5 years in a row.

WHICH TRIPS
This package consists of the top selling trips in our area. You will take part in two northern lights trips, one scenic fjord adventure by car, and one whale watching trip/RIB Boat Safari.

OUR TOP SELLING PACKAGE DEAL INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING EXTRAS
15 % off on all lights and fjord trips
If additional tours are still available after pick up is finished, you can join it last minute and pay only 50 %.
Holiday planning and optimization
Flexible itinerary
Personal pick up and drop off at your hotel
Priority if we have to change tour date because of weather and other
Free drop off at airport if your flight leaves after 4 pm (Only if you join fjord excursion by car the last day)

INCLUDED ON ALL TRIPS
- Warm expediton thermal suit/Flotation suit
- Warm winter shoes (Only adults)
- Pictures taken and sent to you
- Transportation
- A warm expedition meal
- Hot drinks
- Head torch
- Water
- Tripod

BRING WITH YOU
- Warm undergarments, preferably wool. (Cotton is not recommended!)
- Either a thick sweater, a very small down jacket, or similar. (An important mid-layer)
- A scarf or similar

LOCAL KNOWLEDGE
After spending 25 years exploring this amazing county by car, skis, sea kayak, cycling, and walking, we know where and how to place you in the middle of the greatest show on earth, and which day trips that are the best.

ECOTOURISM
We offer ecologically sustainable and responsible tours. Travelling in small groups is an essential part of the ecotourism concept, as small groups have lesser impact on nature and will not disturb the wildlife unnecessarily.

APPROVED BY...
Our trips are approved by the official Tromso tourist company, Visit Tromso, as well as the official travel company to Norway, Visit Norway. And don't forget to see what our visitors say about our trips!

DESTINATION: Troms county, Norway.

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PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Easy

WHEN: 1st September until end March, on request

PAYMENT WHEN: NOK. 3000,- when you book, and the rest one month before the tour.

PRICE PR PERSON INCL. WHALE TRIP: NOK 6,698 (around EUR 704) for the following:
- 2 x Northern Lights Trips
- Fjord Excursion by Car
- Whale Watching Trip
- Package benefits

Only from Oct 25th to Feb 5th, when whales are here

PRICE PR PERSON INCL. BOAT CRUISE/RIB SAFARI: NOK 5,648 (around EUR 594) for the following:
- 2 x Northern Lights Trips
- Fjord Excursion by Car
- Boat Cruise / RIB-Safari
- Package benefits

From Sept 5th to March 31st.

LIFE LASTING DEPOSIT
Stay calm! If you decide to cancel your trip, you will not loose your deposit. Whenever you want to reschedule an adventure with us, your deposit stays the same. We call it Life Lasting Deposit. Read more about it here.

PICK-UP
Normally between 08:45 to 10 am for fjord trips, 7 am for whale trips, and 5 pm and 6:30 pm for lights trips. If you stay outside the center, we ask you to meet us in the city center, to save time. 

Pick-up time can change if we have to drive further because of the weather forecast. In case of changes we will contact you by mail, phone or through the hotel. Some dates in March and April we start later, due to more daylight.

DROP-OFF
In the city center, earliest at around 15 for fjord trips, 18-19 for whale trips, and 12 to 01 am for lights trips, but normally at 02-03 am.

METEOROLOGIST SUPPORT FOR LIGHTS TRIPS

Each day, just before departure, we contact meteorologists at the official weather station to get accurate information, in order to know where we will have best chances to see the northern lights.

BIG NETWORK
We know people all around the county. They are important in our search for clear skies. We also use webcams, weather satellites, other tour operators, and all our cars in different places have contact with each other.

QUALITY PHOTOGRAPHS INCLUDED
All our guides are skilled photographers. After taking several thousand pictures of the lights, we know how to get the best pictures. We send you all pictures we take on the trip, also with you in the foreground.

SAFE DRIVING
To keep you safe on icy and snowy roads, all guides are trained by a professional local driving instructor.

FOOD
To keep the energy up and avoid getting cold, we serve warm food. Eat well before the trip, since we some times eat late because of a long drive. We also have food for vegetarians.

HOTEL:  You see which hotels we recommend in the booking process.

FLIGHT: You have to book yourself. Mostly used are: SAS or NORWEGIAN

RECOMMENDED ARTICLES ABOUT THE NORTHERN LIGHTS
Articles about the Aurora and the Geomagnetic Field

VIDEO FROM TROMSØ: Youtube.

Have you ever seen the Northern Lights? Join us now for a trip of a lifetime!

Posted by Arctic Explorers Norway on 16. august 2016

 


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