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Northern Light Dog Adventure

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Lakselvdalvegen 375, 9040, Norway
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Highlight of our trip

I can’t recommend Thomas and his team highly enough. The dogs are brilliantly cared for and loved... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Sedgie91
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Amazing & Fantastic!

My husband and I had a wonderful adventure with Thomas and his sweet, hard-working dogs. It was... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
MIssSuperPea
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South Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Northern Light Dog Adventure AS is a small family business established in 2013, located in Lakselvdalen, Norway. It is a one hour drive from the city of Tromso. We offer guided dog sledding tours and the opportunity to see the northern lights among the beautiful mountains in Lakselvdaln. We have 30 friendly dogs, all Alaskan Huskies who would love your company.
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Lakselvdalvegen 375, 9040, Norway
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"an amazing experience"
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"my parents"
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

I can’t recommend Thomas and his team highly enough. The dogs are brilliantly cared for and loved, they were so excited to get out into the mountains and gave us lots of fusses before and after the trip. We were a very small group, just...More

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Thomas J, Eier at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful adventure with Thomas and his sweet, hard-working dogs. It was just the two of us with Thomas, so we got to have a lot of hands-on time with the dogs, getting to say hello to each of them,...More

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Thomas J, Eier at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We decided to pay a lot extra for the pleasure of a small group in a remote location. At first it was money well spent, lovely route through the mountains and untouched snow. Sadly this was entirely spoilt by the solo owner of this company...More

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Kay B, Manager at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Dear guest We are very sorry that you feel this about our company. Our trips are more difficulty than other trips because of the terrain and that people can drive the dog sled themselves. Somtimes people accdientally run in to a tree or fell of...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

It was really good to take this tour in which the group is just four people and three kids. I understand there is a lot of cheaper ones out there but I would like to join the small group which might cost some more. Thomas...More

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Thomas J, Eier at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Thomas is a very welcoming person and very dedicated(he invited us in his house). He told us a lot of his adventures as a former professional musher. He was competing in several musher contests some of them 1200 km. Book this trip if you are...More

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Thomas J, Eier at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Before visting Tromso I took a few days to compare different dog sledding days. This was the most expensive but seemed to offer a more personal service. We were picked up near our hotel early in the morning by a really friendly driver and driven...More

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Thomas J, Eier at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Sorry to forget rating this experience, which was actually the most amazing experience in Tromso -- if I have to be honest, more exciting than Aurora, though I set out to Tromso to catch a sight of Northern lights. First, the dogs were very healthy,...More

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Kay B, Daglig leder at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

We apoligize for this late answer. We are happy that you liked our trip. We hope you come back next year, thank you for your feedback :)

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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit to the Tromso region and the first time I've been dog sledding. Thermal suits are provided for those who require them, and then after a brief training session on how to control the dogs and sleds we were off. Fantastic...More

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Kay B, Daglig leder at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

We apoligize for this late answer. We are glad you liked our trip and thank you for this feedback.

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

The "Midday trip - Northern Light Dog Adventure" is an experience not to missed. The trip comprises pick-up and drop-off in Tromso as the transfer to the base camp respectively meeting site takes about one hour. The operator specializes on small groups, i.e. a maximum...More

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Kay B, Daglig leder at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank your for this great feedbak, we are happy that you liked our trip. You are welcomed again. :)

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

I decided to book a husky sledding tour with Northern Light Dog Adventure because I read on their website that they focus on smaller groups for the best experience. More importantly, however, what I love most about this company is that they only do three...More

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Kay B, Daglig leder at Northern Light Dog Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

We apoligize for this late answer. Thank you for your feedback, we are glad you liked the trip and shared this. We want to have satisfied customers and thats why we need positiv and criticism feedback. The transport company have also been informed about our...More

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