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Small-Group Aurora Hunt Northern Lights Tour from Tromso

  • Up the chances of seeing the Northern Lights on an evening tour from Tromso
  • No time-wasting random searches—visit a location based on day’s weather 
  • Stay cozy at a firelit camp with soup included
Small-Group Aurora Hunt Northern Lights Tour from Tromso
From US$200.76
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Small-Group Aurora Hunt Northern Lights Tour from Tromso
From US$200.76
The Northern Lights are notoriously hard to predict, even in Tromso. So it makes sense to increase your chances of a sighting by joining a guided excursion, especially if you’re only in Tromso briefly. This tour delivers—a guide chooses a prime viewpoint according to the day’s weather and you'll enjoy soup beside a firelit camp as you watch. A drop-off back at your hotel afterward is included.
What to Expect
Begin your tour in central Tromso, setting off into the outlying fells by air-conditioned vehicle. Your tour may take you across the border into Finland if conditions require, so passports are required.

On route, your guide uses local knowledge to select a good viewing point. Having chosen it, they'll set up camp and light a bonfire, so you can watch for the lights in the warmth and comfort. 

Enjoy a homemade soup and scan the skies. You may need to wait for a brief sighting; or you may be lucky enough to witness an extended display. As you watch, hear background on this natural wonder from your guide.

If you want to take photos, get advice from your guide on capturing the best shots. You’ll also receive souvenir photos after your tour to take home with you.

Your outing finishes with a hotel drop-off back in Tromso.
Reviews (203)
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Reviewed yesterday
Worth the wait

After a great night around a bonfire with new friends and an amazing tour guide “Zoe” we were heading home when suddenly there they were, the elusive Aurora. That after Reindeer and Arctic Fox made for a very memorable night

Thank davids709
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Northern lights

It was amazing night with the best guide Jeff from wandering owl and quite good location for the northern lights we watch almost all shapes of the northern lights it was a night you can't forget

Thank lowz7
Reviewed 1 week ago
Lights and Soup

Luck is a major component of seeing the northern lights, and we were indeed lucky the night I went, it being clear and the lights deciding to show. So I can't comment on how well this company's guides will adjust for uncooperative weather. But, I...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 1 week ago
The best things come unexpectedly

The aurora forecast for that night was not the best, it was very cloudy. We could not see the stars in Tromsø, but we wanted to see northern lights so much, so we went on the tour with Wandering Owl. Our guide Zoe was optimistic...More

Thank ramucram
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Successful Northern Lights hunt!

We booked this trip after hearing a positive review from my partners colleague at work who had been a year earlier to see the northern lights. The tour guides were very friendly and knowledgeable about the area and aurora borealis. They have tripods to use...More

Thank Holidaysgoodtimes
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11 November 2018|
Response from c_sirghie | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Check the online offers for aurora hunting trips, reserve it and also check the online aurora forecasts in order to improve your chances to see it.
5 November 2018|
Response from c_sirghie | Reviewed this property |
Hi!If you reserve in advance the trip(online) they will give you a bus only for you ( if you want this) but probably will cost you more.
28 October 2018|
Response from c_sirghie | Reviewed this property |
Check the providers offers on internet. My trip for hunting aurora started at 18:00. Maybe other companies will starts later. Check here on trip advisor: tromso/ tromso tourism/ night tours.