Norway tour: Adventure in the Arctic

Independent Touring, Northern Lights & Winter Fun
Delightful Tromso & luxury wilderness stay
5 days
Dec- March
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On this tour enjoy 2 nights in Tromso, a charming town in northern Norway above the Arctic Circle, plus 2 nights at beautiful Malangen Resort, luxurious accommodation on the banks of a fjord about 70 kilometres from Tromso. Here there is no light pollution, creating ideal conditions for viewing the Northern Lights. Enjoy wonderful winter activities including an exhilarating dog sled safari, 2 guided hunts for the Northern Lights, and a fun guided snowshoe walk through the forest.

Day 1 Tromso Arrival 
On arrival at Tromso airport, make your own way to your hotel, and time at leisure. Majestic mountains, fjords and a stunning archipelago surround this university town, a place with a lively atmosphere and friendly locals. Perhaps visit the Arctic Cathedral for it’s daring architecture, the Polaria Aquarium (don’t miss the Northern Lights & Spitsbergen Arctic Wilderness films), the Polar Museum to learn about the role Tromsø has played in Arctic exploration, and the MS Polstjerna, a well preserved sailing vessel from 1949.  Overnight at the Clarion Collection Aurora Hotel in the heart of Tromsø.  Tonight enjoy a light evening buffet at the hotel and relax in the hotels outdoor hot tub, on the 5th floor with a stunning view of the city and its beautiful surroundings

Day 2 Tromso - Malangen Resort and Northern Lights Hunt
After breakfast, there is time to further explore Tromsø on your own. In the afternoon, transfer to the luxurious Malangen Resort, where you will spend the next 2 nights. This modern, design hotel boasts spectacular fjord views, and is a great place to relax and enjoy days filled with activities and adventure. After dinner, your experienced local guides take you on a chase for the best view of the stunning Northern Lights, with a stop for warming drinks beside the open fire at the resort’s own wilderness camp. Your guides keep watch all night until 9:00 in the morning, so you can join them at any time, should the Aurora appear.

Day 3 Malangen Resort: Husky Safari
A true Arctic adventure awaits you today. After breakfast, your guides will take you to the wilderness camp, the starting point of today’s dogsledding safari. After a safety briefing and driving lesson, head off into the Arctic wilderness and serene landscapes that surround the resort, on an unforgettable adventure. After the sledding,  enjoy hot drinks and snacks by the fire, before returning to the resort. Here, the panorama sauna by the fjord has been heated up ready for you!

Day 4 Malangen Resort Snowshoeing and return to Tromso
After breakfast it's time to try one of Lapland's most ancient forms of traditional transport, on a guided snowshoeing trip. In the afternoon, transfer from Malangen back to Tromsø. Your last chance to explore the charming capital of the Arctic, with its blend of old wooden houses and modern architecture, small shops and cosy cafes, before a light buffet supper, followed by a final guided chase for the Northern Lights. Overnight at the Clarion Collection Aurora.

Day 5 Tromso Departure
Arrangements end with your checkout after breakfast.

Departures: daily from 01 December - 31 March

Includes: 2 nights at Clarion Collection Aurora Hotel Tromso including breakfast, light evening buffet meal and use of the hotels hot tub and sauna facilities; return transfers Tromsø/ Malangen Resort; 2 nights at Malangen Resort including breakfast and dinner and use of the Panorama Sauna; guided Northern Lights Chase Day 2  including hot drinks and use of warm outer clothing; guided husky safari Day 3 including hot drinks and use of warm outer clothing; guided snowshoeing trip Day 4 including use of warm outdoor clothing, hot drinks & snacks; guided Northern Lights Chase Day 4 including hot drinks and use of warm outer clothing.

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Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 2619.00
Single AUD$ 3348.00

Includes: 2 nights at Clarion Collection Aurora Hotel Tromso including breakfast, light evening buffet meal and use of the hotels hot tub and sauna facilities; return transfers Tromsø/ Malangen Resort; 2 nights at Malangen Resort including breakfast and dinner and use of the Panorama Sauna; guided Northern Lights Chase Day 2  including hot drinks and use of warm outer clothing; guided husky safari Day 3 including hot drinks and use of warm outer clothing; guided snowshoeing trip Day 4 including use of warm outdoor clothing, hot drinks & snacks; guided Northern Lights Chase Day 4 including hot drinks and use of warm outer clothing.

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