17 January 2017
You can witness the extraordinary phenomena of the Northern Lights in Tromso on this great three day break. By night, enjoy the effervescent atmosphere of the world’s most northerly university town and sample fresh fish dishes in myriad local restaurants. By day, enjoy a thrilling husky safari, go ice kicksledding, ice fishing or take part in some of the many other safari excursions.r Aurora Borealis, are a natural phenomenon, totally unpredictable but a magnificent spectacle. Visible from November to April, Tromso is one of the world’s best spots to see the lights as well as being a wonderful city in which to enjoy yourself. We can’t guarantee you’ll see the Lights, (no-one can) but we can promise the best chance possible . . . and numerous excursions to make your trip one to remember.
Your Northern Lights trip begins with a scheduled SAS flight from London to Tromso with a stop in Norway's capital city, Oslo. On arrival in Tromso you will check in to the Hotel With, which is down close to the quayside in the city centre with Tromso Sound on one side and the city’s historic centre on the other. Close by are the Arctic Botanical gardens, Mack Brewery, Arctic Cathedral and several restaurants and bars.
After a hearty breakfast spend the morning at leisure exploring Tromso and seeing all the sights. In the late afternoon you will be collected from your hotel and taken to Camp Tamok for a memorable Nordic experience. Enjoy an evening snowmobile excursion, supper in a lawu and spend the night either in a cabin or lawu heated by a wood burning stove and lit with paraffin lamps. Tonight may be the time to see those beautiful Northern Lights.
Today after breakfast at Camp Tamok you are taken on a memorable husky safari through the picturesque Tass valley. After lunch you return to Tromso to spend your last night of the tour at the Hotel With. Make sure you stay up late and study the night sky for those elusive Northern Lights.
Time for some last minute sightseeing or souvenir shopping in Tromso before returning to the airport for your scheduled flight home. Experts predict that this year, because of atmospheric conditions, it will be one of the best times to see the elusive Northern Lights, so don't miss this chance of a lifetime tour.
Standard fr £594pp
Rates based on twinshare
International flights not included unless otherwise stated