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Essential Tromso: Historical City Walk
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Tromso Beer Safari
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US$365.06*
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At Tromsø Budget Tours, we have the ambition to deliver high-quality products to competitive prices. We are a new company, aiming to offer both new concepts off the beaten path, as well as improved variants of classic tours at affordable prices for the budget-conscious traveller. Our guides are certified, resident tour guides, who live and work in Tromsø all year.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“walking tour” (7 reviews)
“polar museum” (15 reviews)
“mack brewery” (3 reviews)
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Tromso, Norway
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"walking tour"
in 7 reviews
"polar museum"
in 15 reviews
"mack brewery"
in 3 reviews
"oldest pub"
in 2 reviews
"great history"
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"knowledgeable guide"
in 3 reviews
"interesting facts"
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"lots of fun"
in 2 reviews
"tromso city"
in 2 reviews
"arctic cathedral"
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"small group"
in 2 reviews
"northern lights"
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"safari"
in 16 reviews
"historic"
in 9 reviews
"humour"
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"introduction"
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"norway"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a grand time with Bernhard. We learned a ton of the history of Tromsø and northern Norway that we had not picked up in our pre-trip reading. There were dozens of things we saw that meant nothing to us until he told us...More

Thank EllBru
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the tour in the off-season, so it was a really small group. We stopped at several points in the city and our guide gave us a lot of interest information. He was very sympathetic and it was fun to listen to him. He...More

Thank Ankaa W
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Our guide Bernard was very friendly and knowledgeable about the general history of Norway and Tromsø. The guided tour was informative about the local areas history as well as areas to potentially visit. His commentary on the artic museum was also a highlight of our...More

Thank Stuart H
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Bernard was very knowledgeable about the Tromso beer scene and the beers and tapas were fantastic. Bernard maintained a very clear line between this and the Tromso city walk, and didn’t want to share much of his knowledge of Tromso, which meant the middle of...More

Thank Shona J
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Bernhard S, General Manager at Tromso Budget Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear Shona, Thank you for your valuable feedback. I'm glad to read that you enjoyed the beer safari. I remember you had many questions that went way beyond the scope of this tour, but I tried to answer them as good as possible, without turning...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

OK- some details in case you do the Aurora Flights tour: Check-in at the airport like any regular flight. They have a counter labeled with "Aurora Flights." You will need to go through security as well, but since it is so late, this is really...More

Thank kv52
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Bernhard S, General Manager at Tromso Budget Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Dear kv52, Thank you for sharing your views. We operate most of the Aurora flights, but I can not help but wonder if you have taken a flight that was chartered by a different company? Our flights do not have free seating. As we charge...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Beer Safari was a really great way to spend a cold evening. It was well organised and informative... and you get to drink plenty of great beer along the way. Our guide found the right mix between the history of the city, information about...More

Thank vtwort
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Reasonably priced, really lovely guides, convenient and ends up in the pub. What more could you ask. Visit to the Polar Museum is included in the cost.

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

There are two beer tours offered in Tromso and none as comprehensive as the Beer Safari. While the Mack Tour will give you detailed information on the brand history and how they brew, the Beer Safari finds the right balance between history and tastings. The...More

Thank Jimmy P
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

We had a very interesting an well organisated beer safari. Bernhard was a very nice and engaged guide. It was the perfect combination: Something to drink an something to learn about ;-) Special thanks to Bernhard for booking all the other great experiences

Thank cor2018
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Me and my mum took part in Historical City Walk. We highly recommend this activity! We would never get known so many interesting facts about Tromso. Price is very reasonable and include visit in Polar Museum which is so interesting! Our guide was great and...More

Thank Justyna F
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Footsie67
23 January 2018|
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Response from Bernhard S | Property representative |
Hi Footsie! Thank you for your question. We have a blog post dedicated to this subject: blog.budgettours.no/2017/11/12/how-to-get-from-the-airport-to-the-city-centre/
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