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Small Group Northern Lights Chase Tour

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This is a personal and extraordinary hunt for the Northern Lights, an experience you will never forget. Your Northern Lights chase is guided by a mix of professional tour guides and experienced local aurora hunters, all in small groups as it makes the experience more genuine.
Highlights
  • Prebook online to snag your spot of this popular Northern Lights tour
  • Stay warm with insulated overalls that are provided for you
  • Chase the Northern Lights with a guide who knows the best places to see them
  • Fuel up for the journey with snacks and hot beverages
  • Get photography tips from your guide, as well as a tripod to use
What to Expect
Your Northern Lights tour begins with a pickup from the Radisson Blu in Tromso. Once you’ve met your guide and group, you’ll head far away from the city lights into the arctic countryside to some of the best places for seeing Aurora Borealis. Some trips even travel all the way to the Swedish or Finnish borders. Catch sight of the beautiful mountains, fjords, and valleys as you drive. Along the journey, enjoy snacks, dinner, and hot beverages. If there’s a good place to view the lights, your guide usually makes a campfire for everyone to sit by. You can also learn from your guide how to take the best photos of the Northern Lights. If you need a tripod, one will be provided for you. After all the excitement, your tour ends with a drop-off at your hotel in Tromso.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Radisson Blu Hotel, Tromsø, Sjøgata 7, 9259 Tromsø, Norway
Duration
6h
Return Details
Tromsø, Norway
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Snacks
  • Beverages
  • Dinner - Light vegetable soup
  • Pictures (2 portraits and the best ones from northern lights)
  • Thermal suit
Exclusions
  • Boots
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • You can rent a tripod for the activity at our office for 50,- Nok
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Spikes for winter boots are recommended during winter time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a clear night. Amazing views of the Northern Lights. Tour Guide picked perfect spot. Thank you!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mary C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great tour and were well looked after while waiting it the northern lights which we saw at around midnight. But the campfire, warm drinks, Hot Dogs and so on kept us warm. It was lovely to meet the guides as well and...More

Thank 258katrinl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a family trip (no teenagers) planned for over a year . We took the tour last weekend. The weather wasn’t the best it was showering when we met at the meeting point, our tour guide Veronica, was being honest with us to offer...More

1  Thank pajareev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were blessed with heavy clouds and a strong chance of rain on our tour date. We showed up since we didn’t want to waste our money, but we pretty much were resigned that we wouldn’t see any lights. But our guide was very upfront...More

Thank ericd701
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did it twice. The first day, the forecast for the Northern Lights was not fantastic, even though we managed to see it. Our guide was Philippe, he was really amazing. While we wait he taught us a lot of things about the chasing of...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank María Cristina R
p0lara, Owner at Polar Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guests, thank you for taking your time writing us🌞 Also, thank you so much for your understanding. Sometimes it’s a hard job to find the light, especially days when it’s cloudy, raining and snowing. We still try our best to find a secret spot...More

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Neia29
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We were told that best time is end of. November - end of February. I would recommend you follow reports on geomagnetic activity. Even during these months there is no guarantee. We were told our experience was pure luck as... More
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