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Fantastic trip

We have just done the 2.5 day whale-watching and northern lights trip run by Basecamp Senja - what... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
mumtips
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Esbjerg, Denmark
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More than an adventure....a family!

We just arrived from our trip to Norway and can only say positive things about our stay in Skaland... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
AmayaGF
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We have just done the 2.5 day whale-watching and northern lights trip run by Basecamp Senja - what a great experience! Trude and Dag are wonderful hosts, friendly and knowledgable, and Trude is also an excellent cook! We arrived on Saturday in time for dinner,...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

We just arrived from our trip to Norway and can only say positive things about our stay in Skaland. Arriving to Basecamp Senja is like belonging to a family. Dag and Trude are the best hosts that I have ever seen and do their best...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We booked the tour from Tromsø through the Arctic Guide Services. We were looking for a tour that left a little later than most others (Northern Lights hunting prior evening). This tour is on a smaller boat, which was more than comfortable for the 20...More

2  Thank Worldtraveller21
Reviewed 15 August 2016

There are very few places to stay on Senja island, and we are very glad to have found this cabin in Skaland. The cabin is small, but very comfortable, feels roomy, and there are a fridge and a kettle. The bathroom is excellent. The view...More

1  Thank DownPatrickHead
Reviewed 28 February 2016

It is hard to even begin to describe our experience in basecamp Senja, it was absolutely wonderful! Somehow we were the only two people staying in the basecamp at the time, but that was absolutely no problem for Dag and Truda and the tour just...More

4  Thank FranLauriks
Reviewed 23 February 2016

A great day out with Basecamp Senja! Trude was an amazing tour guide, and Dag was a great captain! A boattrip in magical fiords, rounded off with lunch in the cozy old post-office. Thank you Trude and Dag for this awesome day! Highly recommended! We...More

2  Thank swoosh_N
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We booked this tour through the Tromsø tourist and information centre. We did not want to go out on a large tourist boat and this was exactly what we wanted! This tour is on an older boat offering charm and atmosphere. Truda, who leads the...More

2  Thank AmsterdamTulips44
Reviewed 8 December 2015

I took the whale watching tour by accident and I m really happy I did! While traveling through the fjord, we were informed about the orcas and the humpback whales we were looking for by our kind and friendly guide. We were also able to...More

2  Thank k0mag
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

We booked a whale watching tour with this company through visit tromso and we werent dissappointed. The boat was very convienently located beside the Clarion hotel. Once onboard we got a great informative talk on the whales we were about to see. Once we reached...More

1  Thank DC1214
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

My dad and i slept in an amazing room with the warm and friendly owners of Basecamp Senja. The room was exactly what we needed after a long day on our bikes. Hot shower, clean and tidy room and a fantastic view. Can only recommend...More

1  Thank Rasmus M
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