What to do in Troms
The capital of the Arctic is a lively, humorous and beautiful city packed with culture and history, and surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands.
Winters in Troms feature blue light, northern lights and white snow.
Visit fishing villages in the morning and go hiking in the mountains in the afternoon.
Tromsø’s numerous sights offer history, daring architecture, wildlife, science, culture and impressive vistas.
The Polar Zoo and the three national parks of Reisa, Øvre Dividal and Ånderdalen are popular attractions in Troms.
The spectacular landscapes around Tromsø are perfect for outdoor activities, combine them with Tromsø’s vibrant cultural scene.
Follow actress Joanna Lumley as she travels to Northern Norway to fulfil a childhood dream and see the northern lights.
In winter, expect moderate temperatures, loads of snow, skies lit up by the northern lights and a hectic cultural scene in Tromsø.
The stunning scenery around Tromsø is easy to discover by car. There is something new around every corner. Pick up a map at the tourist information.
National Geographic Adventure recommends Ålesund and Tromsø for hiking, surfing, skiing and biking. And there is more.
There are fish to be caught all year around. Cod fishing is at its best in winter time. Try Senja for a special fishing experience.