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Tromsø: Arctic Fjord Cruise by Hybrid-Electric Catamaran

1. Tromsø: Arctic Fjord Cruise by Hybrid-Electric Catamaran

Depart from Tromsø and set off to explore the bays, straights, and fjords of the Arctic which are rich in wildlife and history. Make a few stops en route including at modern fish farms, small fishing villages, and ancient island communities on the outside of Kvaløya or ‘whale island’. Watch as the crew deploys an underwater drone. See the rich marine life found in the crystal clear shallows. Purchase drinks and a warm lunch on board, to enjoy while taking in the magnificent panoramic views.

From Tromso: Snowmobile Safari in Lyngen Alps with Meal

2. From Tromso: Snowmobile Safari in Lyngen Alps with Meal

Enjoy a nice and quiet Snowmobile safari surrounded by the beautiful fjords and mountains of the Lyngen Alps. Start your tour with a convenient morning pickup in Tromso. Hop into the van and set out towards the Green Gold Villa in the Lyngen Alps.  Upon arrival, receive warm clothes and a brief training session. Then, jump onto your snowmobile and drive along the fjords and mountains for 2 hours. Take a break and warm up with a meal after your exhilarating snowmobile experience before starting your panoramic drive back to Tromso for a later afternoon arrival. 

Tromsø: Arctic Landscape and Fjord Tour

3. Tromsø: Arctic Landscape and Fjord Tour

Join our Arctic Landscape and Fjord Tour and experience the breathtaking arctic nature live and from the closest distance. We will take you to the most beautiful view points fjords, valleys, mountains, lakes and islands and other extraordinary view points in this region. Enjoy the pure and fresh air and water in this area. Our destination will be the coast of the Norwegian sea, with the beautiful greenly shining water, with white sand beaches This combination is so amazing that it has to be experienced. Wild life that live in this area are reindeer, moose, seals, sea eagles, otters that can be spotted with a little bit of luck in the area we drive through. Who knows maybe you spot even whales during their invasion in November or in January/February when they leave again. At our final destination on a high valley we will serve you hot chocolate and Norwegian traditional Lefse cake.

Tromsø: Wildlife Bird Fjord Cruise with Lunch and Drinks

4. Tromsø: Wildlife Bird Fjord Cruise with Lunch and Drinks

Experience the extraordinary scenery around the region of Tromsø aboard a classic mahogany boat. Cruise out onto the Arctic Sea and around the beautiful fjords and straits of the region. Along the way, enjoy delicious Arctic fish, drinks, and snacks. Benefit from pickup at a meeting point in the city center of Tromsø and be escorted to the harbor to climb aboard a classic boat called the "Fjord Queen." Settle down in a warm cabin, or make use of the insulated bodysuits to stay on deck and admire the views. Experience the wildlife of the Tromsø region as you keep a lookout for birds such as sea eagles, guillemots, and eider ducks. Encounter puffins (in season), cormorants, seals, and otters. Keep your camera positioned at all times for some incredible photo opportunities. See small pilot whales and dolphins playing in the water. Look to the shoreline to spot reindeer, and take in the flora and fauna of Tromsø in all its diversity.  Then, journey back to Tromsø harbor, where your fantastic polar tour ends.

Tromsø: Arctic Fjords and Reindeer Experience

5. Tromsø: Arctic Fjords and Reindeer Experience

Experience the beauty of Kvaløya island on this tour from Tromso. Enjoy a delicious local lunch at the Sommarøy Arctic Hotel. Be surrounded by hundreds of reindeer and have the opportunity to feed them. Be picked up at the meeting point in Tromso and relax on the comfortable journey to the island of Kvaløya. Have the chance to stop and take pictures of local wildlife that you spot along the way.  Once you arrive at the island, be surrounded by snow-capped mountains and arctic fjords. Stop for a lunch made with local ingredients at the Sommarøy Arctic Hotel, which has views overlooking the water. Hear stories and facts about the indigenous Sámi people. Find out how life has changed for these people. Take some time to explore the fishing community on a short walk.  Head off to meet a local Sámi reindeer herder. Watch how the herder calls his herd using a bell. View how the reindeer are free to roam in the wilderness. After a quick safety briefing, feed the reindeer.   Gather in a lavvo (Sámi traditional tent) and sit around a bonfire to enjoy joiking (Sámi folk songs). Listen as your hosts tell you more about their culture and traditions. Relax in the lavvo tent, before heading back to Tromsø. 

Tromsø: Whale-Watching Cruise with 2nd Chance Guarantee

6. Tromsø: Whale-Watching Cruise with 2nd Chance Guarantee

Embark on a guided whale-watching tour aboard the MS Rygerdronningen and see a variety of wild animals, including orcas and humpback whales. Take in the dramatic views of Tromsø's serene fjords and enjoy the comfort of a modern catamaran. Board the catamaran, the MS Rygerdronningen, and depart from Tromsø. Watch from the large panoramic windows of the warm cabin or step into the brisk Arctic air to observe from the spacious decks. Sail out to the feeding grounds and look for the whales that come in search of herring. Spot native wildlife, including humpback whales, orcas, harbour porpoises, and a variety of wild arctic birds. Learn about the local wildlife and their environment from your guide. Experience the blue twilight of the Polar Night and witness breathtaking views of the fjord landscapes as you look out for local wildlife. Feel free to purchase food and snacks as well as hot and cold drinks from the kiosk.

From Tromsø: Small-Group 4x4 Arctic Roadtrip

7. From Tromsø: Small-Group 4x4 Arctic Roadtrip

Head off on a 4x4 adventure to explore Norway's Arctic wildlife and landscapes. Go exploring in a 4x4 van equipped for off-road adventures. On your way to Kvaløya island, enjoy the ever-changing landscapes, and be sure to look out for roaming wildlife. Have the possibility to spot soaring sea eagles, native reindeer, and the elusive moose. Make several scenic stops along the way, and capture the landscapes with professional photos taken for you throughout the tip. Upon reaching the archipelago islands, we will enjoy an organic homemade light picnic, and a warm drink. As you continue through the mountain valley, pass quaint fishing villages, and make a final stop at one of the most dramatic fjords on the island.  The seasons in the North are full of charm and character. From autumn colours, to snow capped mountains, with the soft light of polar night, and the feeling of warmth as the sun returns. The melting snow slowly unveils the blooming landscapes as waterfalls begin to flow again.

Tromso: Guided Fjord Expedition & Kvaløya Island with Lunch

8. Tromso: Guided Fjord Expedition & Kvaløya Island with Lunch

Experience the untamed beauty of the Arctic wilderness. Visit the incredible landscapes offered by the northern fjords, to the islands around the city of Tromsø. The tour starts with pickup from Tromsø and heads out into the natural landscape of the surrounding fjords to the west side of the city. First stop is Kvaløya, one of Norway’s biggest and most beautiful islands. Here, take advantage of the viewpoint to admire the breathtaking landscapes of the fjords, mountains, beaches, lakes, forests, and small villages in the countryside of Tromsø. Let yourself be carried away by the peace and tranquility of the scenarios that will gradually present themselves before your eyes, but pay attention to the wildlife that we may encounter: sea eagles, reindeer, moose and otters, are just a few examples. A light lunch, consumed by the sea, will be an unforgettable experience. Immerse yourself in the stunning scenes around you and experience all the arctic wilderness has to offer. During the tour, our experienced guides will help you to set up your camera in case you wants to take stunning pictures as a pro! Listen to your guide talk about the native flora and fauna of the region and watch out for the variety of wildlife that lives here including otters, reindeer, and sea birds.

Tromsø: Subarctic Fjord Private Tour with Hotel Pickup

9. Tromsø: Subarctic Fjord Private Tour with Hotel Pickup

Discover the wild Arctic on this guided tour of the Tromso Fjord See sparkling white beaches, and visit small communities and villages in the area. Stop for lunch in picturesque surroundings. Get picked up at your hotel and head towards Sommarøy, the Summer Island, which is a group of islands in the open sea. Here you can find some of the most scenic white beaches in the region. Pass through small communities along the fjord and learn about their unique traditions. Keep your eyes open to spot reindeers, sea eagles, and other birds near the fjord, and marine animals along the coast. Stop for lunch in a picturesque spot and make sure to snap plenty of photos.

Arctic Fjord Sightseeing by Mini Bus

10. Arctic Fjord Sightseeing by Mini Bus

The fjords, inlets, villages and sandy beaches located a short drive outside Tromsø are an absolutely stunning region that travellers from all over the world love to explore. The benefit of venturing into nature on this tour is that you can see the most amazing places in the area, while staying warm and comfortable in a modern minibus. This tour has been specifically created to show you some of the most special fjords in the area in a comfortable setting. Your professional and knowledgeable guides know the area well and love to you their favourite places whilst providing history and local knowledge along the way.  Before the tour takes off you will meet at the local operators basecamp in central Tromsø for a briefing and introduction to the area you will explore for the day. The bus will pick you up outside of the basecamp so there is no need to walk far or get cold on the way. After the tour, you can enjoy the warm lounge at the basecamp for as long as you wish, where you can charge your camera for the evening and plan your next “golden moment” in the arctic. This tour offers a day of exploring the fjords that are facing the massive Atlantic ocean, while enjoying the genuine setting of a small group and an experienced guide. It’s a tour for the entire family, and you will get the opportunity to ask questions, take pictures and stretch your legs in this amazing arctic environment. During the tour you will stop for coffee/tea and a light meal at a local favourite spot. You will provided with warm safety suits, gloves and boots to make this Arctic experience as comfortable as possible. The car is always warm and if you are interested in taking some photos when you stop you can borrow tripods for free. Group sizes are always kept small (up to 15 people), to ensure you receive a personalised experience and connection with your guides.

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What people are saying about Tromsø

It’s a tour with a van to Sommeroya where we’re stopped on several sceneries (e.g. fjords) to take pictures and listen to the relevant background information about those sceneries. Philip was a good tour guide. He kindly helped us to take pictures on the beautiful spots.

This was a wonderful and authentic experience. Having Sami heritage, the hosts will give lots of useful information. The reindeers are just adorable. Definitely recommend.

Wonderful day! Philippe was our guide and was really very warm! We have adored. It's a great way to discover the surroundings of Tromso, we recommend you to do it!

we travel a long distance on comfortable cruise to reach a place where whales are in good number. saw a couple of humpback & orcas. a good experience

Christian the driver is the best and the tour as very very good!!!