After an amazing trip to Lapland earlier this year we travel to Norway for a glimpse of the Northern Lights in Tromso, our trip provides an opportunity to chase and witness the breathtaking Aurora Borealis on the Northern Lights tour, with professional photographs included. Husky dog sledding was an amazing experience in Lapland and Whale watching has been on my bucket list for a while. Make sure you bring your long johns as it's going to be super cold.
January in Norway is a bona fide winter wonderland with snowy activities, fewer crowds. This is also one of the best months for viewing the Northern Lights above the Arctic Circle. It is the coldest month in Norway with average temperatures that range within the 20-30 degree Fahrenheit range. ... Temperatures, less bitter than central and northern Norway, though you can still expect snow and skiing in the nearby mountains.
While the day is very short, it usually gets light blue outside between 7:30 and 9:30 AM. Right after 10 AM the day gets bright. The brightness lasts until about 2 PM when it starts to become darker and it gets completely dark around 3:30ish PM.
Photos of our trip to Lapland in January 2020 https://www.meetup.com/Passionate-about-Travelling-Food-and-Events/photos/30294381/484337130/
I need at 5 - 12 people for this trip to go ahead
Saturday 16th January - Day 1
Depart Gatwick at 9 am ish
On arrival in Tromso, we are transferred to our hotel.
Later we chase the Northern Lights in the evening we will travel through the outer islands of Tromso. Includes Snacks, Campfire, Photos (2 portraits and 1 landscape per reservation) , Small meal and Thermal suit. We may go towards the Finnish and Swedish borders to find the right conditions for the lights, so don't forget your passport!
Sunday 17th January - Day 2
Experience the wilderness of Tromsø from the most authentic perspective on a half-Day Husky Dog Sled Drive, get back to nature and experience the dramatic landscapes of the Arctic Circle. Let the lovable husky dogs pull you across the snow and get the chance to take control. Learn the art of mushing and let a team of husky dogs pull you across the snow.
Monday 18th January
Day 3 Free Day, with an opportunity for activities including a 12 hr Whale Watching, Arctic RIB tour additional cost £165 Join one of the most popular whale watching tours and spot killer and humpback whales in their natural habitat.
Tuesday - 19th January Day 4
Last day, with Free Day at leisure in Tromso. A late afternoon flight, transfer will take us to the airport
Return flights from Gatwick
Sharing a twin room with breakfast
7 hrs Northern Lights, Mini Bus Chase and Photography Tour
Husky Dog Sledging
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
Whale Watching, Arctic RIB tour additional fee of £165
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