Summer Expedition Senja includes a Midnight Sun Cruise, guided hike in the national park, bird watching, guide, fjord expedition, accommodation, all meals and transport (including transfers from/to Finnsnes). Time: Monday to Thursday
There is an abundant birdlife in Senja, and we will take you to the best spots for birding and photography. July and August is high summer in the Arctic and the golden rays of the Midnight Sun provide bright nights in Senja. We arrange exiting night-time activities such as a guided hike in the national park in Senja. We take tents and spend the summer’s night out in the great outdoors.
17.-20. July 2017
24.-27. July 2017
31.-3. August 2017
7.-10. August 2017
Monday: Topp tour HUSFJELLET (630 meters above sea level) views “to the North Pole”
Tuesday and Wednesday: Exploring the National park. Two days hike in national park with bonfire and one night in the wilderness (sleeping in tent one night).
Wednesday evening: Midnight sun cruise in the beautiful Bergsfjord. On shore in one of the islands.
Thursday: National Tourist Route Senja and departure day
Practical information: The summer in the north is bright and beautiful, but it can be cold and rough, yet fascinating. Bring: windproof jacket, hat, gloves, warm shoes, sweater and socks.
We will send you a detailed programme and packing list when we receive your booking.
Depart by express boat from Tromsø on Monday at 10:15 am (arrival in Finnsnes at 11:35 am).
Return by Hurtigruten from Finnsnes on Thursday at 11:45 am (arrival in Tromsø: at 2.30 pm).
Additional cost: Express boat ticket Tromsø/Finnsnes and Hurtigruten ticket Finnsnes/ Tromsø (approx. NOK 550 round trip)
Included: Transport Finnsnes – Senja, all meals, accommodation, activities, guide.
Duration: 4 days & 3 nights
Number of participants: 2-10
Level of difficulty: Easy