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Northern Lights Safari

Northern Lights safari. Photo by Anne Olse Ryum Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Chase the magic Northern Lights!

Northern Lights package – 5 nights

Northern Lights Safari is an adventurous trip with 3 nights in the beautifully located Arctic town of Tromso – Norway’s “Northern Lights capital”, ideally located in the middle of the Northern Lights zone.
The trip includes 3 Northern Lights excursions: Northern Lights visit, Northern Lights evening trip with Dog sledding & Aurora Safari, taking you to the best place for chasing the Northern Lights.
Optional: you can add Snow mobile safari & overnight in a Wilderness camp, Whale safari, Reindeer sledge.
The trip starts & finishes with overnight stay in Oslo
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Oslo Opera house. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Visit the iconic Oslo Opera House

DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to a centrally located hotel, or an airport hotel at your choice.
The Airport express train takes 20 minutes to the centre of Oslo
Spend 1 night in Oslo
Read more about Oslo

Blue Arctic winter light in Tromso Norway. Photo by Shigeru Ohki, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Experience the Arctic light in Tromso

DAY 2 – Flight to Tromso
Late morning or early afternoon flight to Tromso. Individual arrival to a centrally located hotel. Tromso airport is located a 15-20 mins drive from the centre of Tromso by Airport bus or taxi.
Spend 3 nights in Tromso
Individual arrival and check in to a centrally located hotel in Tromso. The airport is located only a 15-20 min drive from the city centre by the Airport bus or a taxi.

Northern Lights Tromso Norway. Photo by Bjorn Jorgensen, Innovation Norway

Spectacular Northern Lights over Tromso

Northern Lights visit

In the evening you will be picked up for a Northern Lights visit to Tromso Wilderness Centre, located on the Kvaloya island outside Tromso. You will be served a traditional, light evening meal in a lavvo (Sami tent). Transfers included

Read more about Tromso – the Northern Lights destination

Dog sledding in tromso Norway. Photo by Baard Loeken, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Dog sledding Tromso area

DAY 3 – Dog sledding
Northern Lights evening trip: You will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for an adventurous Northern Lights trip with dog sledding in 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.

The trip includes dog 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.

Norwegian cod at Emma's. photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Norwegian cod at Emma’s

Arctic Lunch at Emma’s:
Enjoy today’s lunch at the tiny, centrally located Emma’s restaurant, facing the wooden Tromso cathedral – within walking distance of your hotel. They serve fresh, local produce. Includes 2 courses.

Time to relax before you join the evening Northern Lights trip

Day 3 – Optional:
Wilderness cabin stay & Snow mobile
Instead of going back to the hotel in Tromso after the Dog sledding trip, you spend the night in an exotic Wilderness camp, followed by a Snow mobile safari the next morning
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Northern Lights Norway. Photo by Gaute Bruvik

Spectacular Northern Lights!

DAY 4 – Aurora Safari
Time to explore the city, before you will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for a Northern lights chase by bus. Four base stations are set up at different locations, and the best one for the evening is chosen, depending on the weather and Northern Lights forecast. Each base has its own local English speaking guide, a warm shelter and camp fire. Northern lights film will be shown in the bus.

Included: Transfers, light evening meal & warm clothing

Tromso area. Photo by Yngve Olsen Saebbe, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Beautiful scenery in the Tromso area

DAY 5 – Flight to Oslo
Flight to Oslo. Overnight at a centrally located hotel or at the airport at your choice.
Spend 1 night in Oslo

The trip finishes after breakfast on day 6

Christmas in Oslo. Photo by Rita de Lange, Fjord Travel Norway

Christmas in Oslo – the Parliament building

Choose start date, room & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box

Booking & payment procedures
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Snow in Tromso. Photo by Yngve Olsen Saebbe, Nordnorsk Reiseliv

Heavy Snow in Tromso


Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Hotel Bristol or similar
Clarion Hotel The Edge or similar

Flights Oslo-Tromso-Oslo


Northern Lights visit w. light meal & transfers
Lunch at Emma’s restaurant, 2 courses
Northern Lights trip w. dog sledding, light meal & transfers
Aurora safari w. light meal & transfers

All taxes & VAT

Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)

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