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Tromso Tourist Information

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Address: Kirkegata 2 | PB 311, Tromso 9253, Norway
Phone Number:
+47 77 61 00 00

Welcome to Visit Tromsø, the Tromso Tourist Information Centre. We look...

Welcome to Visit Tromsø, the Tromso Tourist Information Centre. We look forward to help plan your stay and offer extensive knowledge of the area. Our knowledgeable hosts speak many languages. You can book activities, car rental, accommodation and trips with Hurtigruten. You can buy Polar certificates, stamps, postcards, souvenirs, hiking and road maps.

Tromsø - a world-class Arctic adventure.

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Spent 12 days in Tromso - the staff at the tourist information were warm and friendly and very knowledgeable. their recommendations for tours were all spot on

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Check before traveling to Tromso as I arrived over the Easter time and nothing was open, not even the Tourist Information Center. However the Info Centre did open on the Saturday for the day and they were able to provide a lot of info re open times and tours etc but the only problem is that the times that they... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 12 days in Tromso - the staff at the tourist information were warm and friendly and very knowledgeable. their recommendations for tours were all spot on

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When planning our visit to Tromso we contacted the Information Center for advice and the answers they provided were of great help. Naturally I had to visit the Center in person. Thank goodness I got there between tourist ships so my wait to be served was not too long. They do use a number system so you get your proper... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to know what to do, how to do it, how much it cost, or buy the ticket, this is the place. The staff was beyond my expectations!

Thank Stan W
Houten, The Netherlands
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They gave us good information, we booked an Aurora trip and they even gave us a bustrip with timetabled.

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Boca Raton, FL
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wrote to the tourist office prior to my visit regarding fjord tours and received excellent guidance. I also walked over to the office while I was in Tromso to get restaurant advice, and again, it was extremely useful. The one quibble is the waiting period can be long.... but that is because the people who work there are extremely... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great resource for travellers with very helpful and knowledgeable staff. My plans changed when one of my tour operators cancelled my snowshoeing tour and the staff here recommended a different tour for me to take which I absolutely loved and enjoyed possibly more than anything else I did in Tromso. The only thing I would advise is... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well sited near the waterfront.The office is very often very busy, but the staff remained courteous and helpful. Fortunately there is a numbered queuing system There is a wide range of trips and accommodation on offer. Even if you do not want anything it is worth a visit just to see what is happening in Tromso.

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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really helpful staff can help you to find the right entertainment you are looking for! Outstanding service.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since we were free in the morning, the staff recommended us to go for snowshoeing for 2 hours! Luckily they had 2 slots for us! It was fun :)

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