Ice Hotel, Northern Lights & Tromso
Northern Lights vacation – 6 nights
Ice Hotel, Northern Lights & Tromso is a comprehensive Northern Lights tour package, taking you to the best places to see the Northern Lights; the Arctic towns of Kirkenes & Tromso.
You will sleep in a real Snow Hotel, experience an unforgettable Dog sledding trip to the Arctic wilderness, a Northern Lights trip with Reindeer sledge & an excellent Arctic gourmet dinner in Tromso. You can add activities such as Snow mobile, King crab fishing & Whale safari
The trip starts & finishes with overnight stays in Oslo
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Day 1 – Overnight in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo. Overnight at an airport hotel or in the city centre at your choice.
The Airport Express train (Flytoget) takes 20 minutes between the airport and the centre of Oslo
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Day 2 – Flight to Kirkenes
Morning flight to the Arctic town of Kirkenes, the “top of Europe”, located by the Barents sea close to the Russian border. Individual arrival to a centrally located hotel. You can take the scheduled airport bus (appr 20 mins), or a taxi.
Dog sledding trip in the evening
Spend 1 night in Kirkenes
Read more about Kirkenes & the town’s dramatic history
Wilderness Dog sledding
Hunting the Northern Lights in the evening –Time to explore the town before you will be picked up at your hotel for an adventurous 5 hour Northern Lights trip to the wilderness of the Pasvik valley, with Husky dog sledding & a wilderness evening meal served en route. Transfer to your hotel after the trip
Included: Transfers, warm clothes & meal
Day 3 – Snow hotel
Enjoy an unforgettable overnight stay at the exotic Snow hotel in Kirkenes – a beautiful piece of architecture with ice sculptures, surrounded by live reindeer in the Reindeer Safari Park. You can also take part in the feeding of the reindeer.
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You will be picked up at your hotel in Kirkenes, followed by a 3 course Arctic dinner in the exotic restaurant, overnight in warm sleeping bags, sauna in the morning & breakfast. You will be given thorough instructions for the overnight stay
Day 4 – Flight to Tromso
Transfer to Kirkenes after breakfast at the Snow hotel. Take the Airport bus or a taxi to the airport. Flight to the Arctic city of Tromso, with individual arrival to a centrally located hotel. Dinner in the evening
Spend 2 nights in Tromso
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Arctic gourmet Dinner
Spend a relaxing evening in Tromso –
The evening of day 4 you will enjoy Emma’s famous, tiny gourmet restaurant in the centre of Tromso, with her 5 course gourmet dinner based on excellent local produce. Welcome drink included
Enjoy and relax!
Day 5 – Reindeer sledge
You will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for an adventurous trip to the exotic wilderness of the Tamok valley. Due to the geographical location the climate is drier and colder than in Tromso, thus offering a maximum chance of seeing the amazing Northern Lights. You will drive a reindeer sled, try lasso-throwing and learn about Sami culture.
The Northern Lights reindeer sledge trip includes reindeer sledding activity, transfers, a traditional, hot meal and social time by the open fire in the Sami tent. Also included: Insulated body suit, warm shoes, gloves, headwear & head lamp. English speaking guide.
Optional: You can add nights & adventurous activities in Tromso during the booking process
Day 6 – Flight to Oslo
Flight to Oslo. Overnight at an airport hotel or in the city at your choice.
The tour finishes after breakfast on day 7
Some sights in Oslo: Akershus Fortress, the City Hall, the Opera building, the Aker Brygge wharf, the Edvard Munch museum, the Viking ship Museum & the Astrup Fearnley museum of contemporary art
BOOKING & PRICES
Choose start date, room & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box
Prices & booking will be available during the tour booking process
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Oslo: Park Inn Oslo Airport or similar (4*)
Hotel Bristol or similar (4*)
Kirkenes: Thon Hotel Kirkenes or similar (4*)
Tromso: Scandic Ishavshotel or similar (4*)
Kirkenes Snow Hotel w. transfers &
3 course dinner in the Snow hotel restaurant
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Excursions & activities
Wilderness dog sledding, evening meal & transfers
5 course Arctic gourmet dinner
Northern Lights reindeer sledge trip w. light meal & transfers
All taxes & VAT