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Midnight sun over Tromsø, Norway Photo: Bård Løken
The capital of the Arctic is a lively, humorous and beautiful city packed with culture and history, and surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands. Photo: Bård Løken
The spectacular landscapes around Tromsø are perfect for outdoor activities, combine them with Tromsø’s vibrant cultural scene. Photo: Bård Løken
Photo: Viggo Jørn Dale
Taste fresh fish from cold seas, reindeer from untouched mountains and products from Arctic farms. Photo: Bård Løken
The world’s northernmost university city, 350 kilometres north of the Arctic Circle, is a lively place, surrounded by fjords and mountains. Photo: Bård Løken
Tromsø’s numerous sights offer history, daring architecture, wildlife, science, culture and impressive vistas. Photo: Bård Løken
The city of Tromsø offers first-class and budget accommodation. If you are looking for character and charm - head out of town. Photo: visittromso.no
No location north of the Arctic Circle is as easy to reach as Tromsø. The city is also the best place to start your exploration of Northern Norway. Photo: Bård Løken
In winter, expect moderate temperatures, loads of snow, skies lit up by the northern lights and a hectic cultural scene. Photo: Bård Løken
An ancient trading centre in a multicultural area, Tromsø turns shopping into a good time and offers some unique buys Photo: Bård Løken
Tromsø Tourist Information Office is the most visited tourist information in Northern Norway. Photo: Jon-Terje Eiterå

Tromsø

The capital of the Arctic is a lively and beautiful city packed with culture and history, and surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands.

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Midnight sun over Tromsø, Norway - Photo: Bård Løken

Tromsø

The capital of the Arctic is a lively and beautiful city packed with culture and history, and surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands.

Tromsø

Source: Visitnorway

Explore Tromsø

Attractions in Tromsø

Tromsø’s numerous sights offer history, daring architecture, wildlife, science, culture and impressive vistas.

Where to stay in Tromsø

Tromsø offers accommodation for all budgets, from good hotels to home stays. Charming cabins and campsites can also be found out of town.

Getting to Tromsø and around

No location north of the Arctic Circle is as easy to reach as Tromsø. The city is also the best place to start your exploration of Northern Norway.

Tour suggestions 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.

What to do in Tromsø

Run in the midnight sun or play a round of golf on the world's northernmost course. Hike, paddle or fish in spectacular Arctic scenery.

Shopping in Tromsø

Tromsø's lively city center offers great shopping - from locally made specialities to international and Nordic brands.

Dining and nightlife in Tromsø

Tromsø is known for a lively nightlife with friendly locals and a range of restaurants specialising in the fresh ingredients of the region.

Winter in Tromsø

In winter, expect moderate temperatures, loads of snow, skies lit up by the northern lights and a busy cultural scene in Tromsø.

TripAdvisor forum on Tromsø

Read tips about Norwegian destinations from other travelers on the TripAdvisor forums. Ask for advice, and share your own experiences in turn.

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The Arctic Race of Norway Road Cycling Competition 2014

Cyclists will put their endurance to the test in Northern Norway at this international race which runs from Hammerfest to Tromsø, via the North Cape.

About Tromsø

Tourist information in Tromsø

Tromsø Tourist Information Office is located in the city center, within walking distance of buses, ferries, Hurtigruten and most city hotels.

Key facts about Tromsø

Located 220 miles north of the Arctic Circle, Tromsø is the capital of the Arctic, surrounded by beautiful fjords and mountains.

Tourist Information in Troms

Troms Reiseliv runs a year-round tourist information office for Troms County.

Key facts about Troms

Archipelagos, fjords and mountains create the frame for the county of Troms with added colour from the midnight sun and northern lights.

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Lyngsalpene (The Lyngen Alps)

The impressive Lyngsalpene are located above the Arctic Circle, not far from the city of Tromsø.

National Geographic recommends active holidays in Norway

National Geographic Adventure recommends Ålesund and Tromsø for hiking, surfing, skiing and biking. And there is more.

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