Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 TROMSO
After check-in at your hotel, get to know Tromso, at your own leisure. The arctic city of Tromsø is the world’s most northern university town and the largest city in the Nordic countries north of the Arctic Circle. The city lies between the sharp craggy peaks of the Lyngen Alps, and combines wild scenery with urban life. Due to the city’s location right in the middle of the planet’s Northern Light’s belt, Tromsø offers the world’s best chances of spotting the Northern Lights.

Stay at Clarion Collection Hotel Aurora (4 star)

DAY 2 TROMSO
Breakfast at the hotel and the morning is at your leisure, discover what the Arctic’s Capital has to offer including a visit of the Polaria Museum. This museum is just five minutes walk from the centre of Tromsø and you will discover more about the Arctic nature. In the evening enjoy an excursion where you will search for the Northern Lights. Your guide will educate you on the scientific facts of Aurora Borealis and hear about the folklore and myths that have been associated with this phenomenon. Your guide will help you get the best pictures of the lights by showing you how to adjust your cameras. B

Stay at Clarion Collection Hotel Aurora (4 star)

DAY 3 TROMSO - HURTIGRUTEN
Breakfast at the hotel, spend the day at your leisure perhaps go on a Husky Safari or sightseeing tour of the Arctic capital before check in for your next adventure, on board Hurtigruten. Enjoy a beautiful north voyage along the spectacular Norwegian coastline. As the journey to Kirkenes hugs the coastline you visit remote settlements which rely on the Hurtigruten ships to maintain contact with the rest of Norway. Departure from Tromsø at 18.30hrs. BD

Stay Onboard Hurtigruten Unspecified Outside Cabin

DAY 4 HURTIGRUTEN
This morning there will be a brief stop in Hammerfest, the first town in Norway to have electric street lighting. After breakfast, continue on to Honningsvåg where you will arrive at 11.45hrs. From here you will join an excursion to mainland Europe’s most northerly point, North Cape. Wonder at this wild and windswept headland where the cliffs rise dramatically 300 metres above the sea. BLD

Stay Onboard Hurtigruten Unspecified Outside Cabin

DAY 4 HURTIGRUTEN - KIRKENES
Enjoy breakfast on board before arriving in Kirkenes at 09.45hrs. You will be transferred from the pier to the Kirkenes Snow Hotel. At 13.00hrs you will be met by a fisherman for your 4 hour King Crab Excursion. You will be provided with warm clothes, boots and mittens before you set out to be a fisherman of king crabs for the day. The big catch, the king crab will be served as lunch at one of the fisherman's homes. After the tour you will be transferred back to the hotel.
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Stay at Kirkenes Snow Hotel

DAY 6 KIRKENES
After breakfast your tour concludes with a departure transfer back into Kirkenes city centre, for your onward journey. B

  • 2 nights in 4 star hotel accommodation
  • 2 nights on board Hurtigruten in 2 berth unspecified outside cabin full board
  • 1 night in Snow hotel half board
  • English-speaking local guides
  • 5 Breakfasts
  • 2 Lunches
  • 3 Dinners
  • Northern Lights Chase
  • Excursion to the North Cape
  • King Crab Safari

Pricing

 
 
30 Mar 2020 - 31 Mar 2020
Hunting the Northern Lights by Land & Sea 6 days Tailor-Made Tour
Twin/DoubleSingle
Prices per adult in Australian Dollars (AUD)
$3,435$3,440

Please Note:
All guests are requested to arrange Travel Insurance which covers also winter sports, snowmobile tours, boat trips, fishing tours, husky safaris, and general winter and summer activities.