Meet our north Norwegian culture through beautiful scenery, exciting food samples and meeting local people on our wonderful fjord excursion.
This tour is conducted by Best Arctic. Meeting time and place: 09:45 (am) at Radisson BLU Hotel. NB: PLEASE CHECK IN AT OUR HOSPITALITY DESK AT RADISSON BLU HOTEL Enjoy a relaxed morning and join a safari to Tromsø’s stunning coastal landscape, which starts at 10:00 (am) from Tromsø city centre. The tour is full of mountains, fjords, islands and, not least, a fascinating history dating back more than 9,000 years. The safari includes visits to the mountain valley of Kattfjordeidet and the beautiful island of Sommarøy. As well as dramatic scenery, you will find traces of settlements going back thousands of years. Who were the people who came before us? Why did they come? Where did they live and how did they survive? Our dedicated and knowledgeable guide will answer these questions and many more in detail during the trip. The culture and settlement in these areas today are also very interesting with modern fish farms alongside traditional fishing boats. This exciting safari combines nature and culture, including small food tasting, so you will get the best of both worlds. We will make many stops along the way so you can touch, feel and take pleasure in the dramatic scenery, as well as fill up your memory card. It is a tour for the entire family, and you will get the opportunity to ask questions, take pictures and stretch your legs in this amazing Arctic environment that we love so much. Important: Indicate your food preference during the booking flow: Meat/Fish or Vegetarian. Extra: Pick-up/drop-off from Tromsø Lodge & Camping when pre-booked: (Departure at 10:05). Please bring: warm clothes (at least two layers), gloves, hat, good winter boots. Included: Scenic tour by comfortable minibus, experienced local guide, local product tasting, locally produced lunch (wraps: reindeer salmon or vegetarian), hot and cold drinks and chocolate, short walk to our authentic indoor lunch location, toilet facilities, scenery and portrait pictures, stories, facts and humour about the history and today's traditions and life, warm winter suits. Part of the ticket price goes to the local places you visit and people you meet. Meeting time and place: 09:45 (am) at Radisson Blu Hotel, in the lobby at the hospitality desk of Best Arctic. Departure time and place: 10:00 (am) from Radisson Blu Hotel. Duration: 5 hours Number of participants: 2-14 Level of difficulty: Easy and family friendly.
Last updated: 02/01/2024
Source: Visit Tromsø-Region