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Small-Group Aurora Hunt Northern Lights Tour from Tromso

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Highlights
  • Up the chances of seeing the Northern Lights on an evening tour from Tromso
  • No time-wasting random searches—visit a location based on day’s weather 
  • Stay cozy at a firelit camp with soup included
  • Get expert photography tips and souvenir photos as keepsakes
  • Thermals provided if required: warm suits, gloves, and hats
  • Hotel drop-off included after tour for extra convenience
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Overview
The Northern Lights are notoriously hard to predict, even in Tromso. So it makes sense to increase your chances of a sighting by joining a guided excursion, especially if you’re only in Tromso briefly. This tour delivers—a guide chooses a prime viewpoint according to the day’s weather and you'll enjoy soup beside a firelit camp as you watch. A drop-off back at your hotel afterward is included.
What to Expect
Begin your tour in central Tromso, setting off into the outlying fells by air-conditioned vehicle. Your tour may take you across the border into Finland if conditions require, so passports are required.
On route, your guide uses local knowledge to select a good viewing point. Having chosen it, they'll set up camp and light a bonfire, so you can watch for the lights in the warmth and comfort. 
Enjoy a homemade soup and scan the skies. You may need to wait for a brief sighting; or you may be lucky enough to witness an extended display. As you watch, hear background on this natural wonder from your guide.
If you want to take photos, get advice from your guide on capturing the best shots. You’ll also receive souvenir photos after your tour to take home with you.
Your outing finishes with a hotel drop-off back in Tromso.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On the day of our tour, the weather in Tromso is not good. Cloudy with a little bit rain. They picked up as at 7pm, then drive almost 3.5 hours to find a place with clear sky for us. We was not expecting to see...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been living in Tromsø for a few months now and going on a proper tour to see the aurora was the best! Even more so with a guide as excellent as Zoe! She was always smiling and positive, and so passionate about sharing...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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inesWanderingOwl, Directeur général at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello AliFrostyk! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, and for your great review. We hope you will have many other opportunities to see the northern lights as you are staying longer in Tromsø. We are happy you joined, and even more...More

Reviewed 10 April 2019 via mobile

Dear sirs, We really want to congratulate the company for having such an excellent guide Zoe. She is an excellent guide, always happy and Very very positive! She is a multi task young lady, and she performs all the tasks with a smile on her...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 10 April 2019 via mobile

We went on this tour. Our guide was Zoe. She made the tour perfect. She is a multi task guide,, she drives, she prepares the spot, she shovels , she takes pictures and she does everything with a happy attitude. Her positive attitude made as...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Estela V
inesWanderingOwl, Directeur général at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2019

Tusen Takk Estela, on behalf of all the Wandering Owl team! We are extremely happy to hear that you had a nice experience with us and with Zoe. We wish you all the best and really hope you enjoyed your stay in Tromsø :)

Reviewed 9 April 2019

I had booked several different Northern light tours and I wish I had used Wandering Owl.com first as I would have stayed with them during my stay in Tromso. Other companies took me to local locations and when it is cloudy in that area then...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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inesWanderingOwl, Directeur général at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2019

Thank you so much spiritwolf3016 for your review! The Wandering Team is extremely glad to hear that you had a great time with us :) We hope your stay in Tromsø was nice, if you decide to come back back for more adventures do note...More

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joye96
25 March 2019|
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Response from TimiNapraforgo | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I would say yes...if you are lucky. We should be able to see them from September to April. Good luck!
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Recca G
14 March 2019|
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Response from Mikiduta | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 conditions to be met when you want to see aurora: clear skies and aurora activity. Generally around Tromsø there is a higher chance to see aurora (comparing with Iceland for example) but this does not guarantee... More
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Shanker R
6 March 2019|
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Response from Ekaterina L | Reviewed this property |
There is a small chance in the beginning of April. But the best time is from December to February.
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