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Arctic Wildlife & Fjord sightseeing by car

Immersing in Nature, Wildlife, and Local History.

This tour is conducted by Legendary Adventure. An Arctic Fjord and Wildlife safari on Kvaløya and Sommarøy is a fantastic way to explore the breathtaking natural beauty of the region and observe the diverse wildlife that inhabits the area. Kvaløya is an island located near Tromsø and Sommarøy is a picturesque fishing village situated on the western coast of Kvaløya. Here's what you can expect from such a safari: The journey itself is a treat as you drive along the coastal roads, passing by majestic fjords, snow-capped mountains, and pristine beaches. The landscapes are simply stunning, and you'll have numerous opportunities to stop and admire the panoramic views. Delicious coffee: Our first stop is the local cafe shop Bryggejentene. Bryggejentene is a charming café and shop located in an old pier building that dates back to the early 20th century. Previously used as a fish farm, Bryggejentene has been a popular spot since its establishment in 2010. Here, you can indulge in delicious coffee from Strøm Eriksen. Arctic Wildlife Kvaløya and its surrounding areas are home to a variety of wildlife species. Keep an eye out for reindeer, moose, and arctic foxes roaming in their natural habitat. Additionally, you might be fortunate enough to spot whales, including orcas (killer whales) and humpback whales, as they migrate through the fjords. Birdwatching The region is a haven for bird enthusiasts. Look out for sea eagles soaring above the fjords, as well as puffins, guillemots, and cormorants nesting along the coast. The cliffs of Sommarøy are particularly known for their vibrant bird colonies. Experience the taste of the Arctic Immerse yourself in the extraordinary Arctic flavours at the Sommarøy Arctic Hotel, where we will enjoy lunch together. This remarkable establishment offers a truly unique opportunity to indulge in the diverse and captivating tastes of the Arctic region. Renowned for its untouched landscapes and abundant natural resources, the Arctic provides the perfect backdrop for a culinary experience. Cultural Exploration In addition to the natural wonders, you can also explore the local culture and heritage of the region. Visit small fishing villages, interact with friendly locals, and learn about their way of life. You may even get a chance to sample delicious seafood delicacies. Overall, an Arctic Fjord and Wildlife safari on Kvaløya and Sommarøy promise a remarkable adventure filled with breathtaking scenery, fascinating wildlife encounters, and a deep connection with nature. General information: Availability period: This Arctic Wildlife & Fjord sightseeing tour by Legendary Adventure is available Monday to Saturday from 3rd June 2024 to 14th September 2024 and from 1st October 2024 to 29th March 2025. Included: Guide, transport, lunch and coffee Please bring: Number of participants: 1 – 8 Level of difficulty: Very Easy Departure time and place: At 10:00 AM (10:00) from outside Clarion Hotel The Edge Duration: 5-6 hours

Source: Visit Tromsø-Region

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Arctic Wildlife & Fjord sightseeing by car

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