We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Northern Lights Trip

From $170.66
Highlights
  • Small-group Northern Lights expedition with hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Enjoy personalized attention from your expedition guide in a group capped at small numbers
  • Chase the appearance of Aurora Borealis, even as far as the Finnish border
  • Tours include proper expedition attire, hot food and drinks, and professional souvenir photos
Read more
Northern Lights Trip
From $170.66
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travelers
Northern Lights Trip
From $170.66
Overview
Norway is famous for its Northern Lights, but catching sights of the green, dancing Aurora Borealis is no easy task. Maximize your chances on this personalized, small-group chase into the wilds of Tromso, specially adjusted to the latest weather forecasts. All-inclusive expeditions include a warm thermal suit and winter boots, a tripod and headlamp, plus hot, energy-rich food and pictures from the tour.
What to Expect
Latest meeting time and place: 10 minutes before departure in front of Comfort Hotel Xpress
Departure time and place: between 5pm (17:00) and 7:30pm (19:30) at Comfort Hotel Xpress*
*Please check your confirmation for exact departure time
Included: Guide, transport, warm thermal suit, boots, hot meal, hot drinks, tripod, headlamp, pictures from the tour, aurora portrait, drop-off at your hotel in Tromsø
Duration: 6-10 hours
Number of participants: 2-14(can take private groups up to 90)
Level of difficulty: Easy
To get the best chances to find the Northern lights, we may adjust our starting time in accordance to the weather forecast. If the starting time is changed, we will contact you by phone/email before 3pm (15:00) on departure day.
NB! Please bring warm clothes to wear under your thermal suit, hat, and mittens/gloves.
Reviews (120)
1 - 5 of 119 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago
All you could hope for

This was a very well organised evening with Robert, an engaging and knowledgable guide. The fact that we very lucky with the conditions and got some great views of the Lights only 30 minutes after leaving obviously helped but each of the three locations we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Land05
Reviewed 3 days ago
Magical Auroras within a perfect tour

For our excursion with ArcticExplorers we were really lucky on February 1st: perfect weather conditions, new moon, cloudless sky, no wind, magical northern lights thanks to a sun storm and a very nice guide and guests. So we didn't have to go anywhere for a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stadl10
Reviewed 1 week ago
Absolutely Amazing

Virgil, our tour guide on the night was very knowledgeable and personable, spending time to make sure we were set up to take great photos of the Aurora, and even providing tripods to do so.The campfire and the light meal afterwards added to this unique...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vvaj
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing trip

Booked 3 night NL trip and was lucky to see NL on all 3 nights! The last night was the killer night with the whole sky lit up truly amazing.We were well looked after by Jiri, Kat and Tom (Tom was very excited as it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Topcat-tc53
Reviewed 1 week ago
Absolutely worth it 3-nights Northern Lights and Fjord Excursion (minibus)

We booked two excursions with Arctic Explorers: the 3-nights northern lights trip (Feb 1-3) and the Fjord Excursion (Feb 3). Our guide for the 1st two nights of Northern lights was Tom Martens, who was quite knowledgable and kept the group informed and involved the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CN381
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Rosario S
January 22, 2019|
Answer
Response from bego_5005 | Reviewed this property |
Buenos días, los guías son de muy diferentes nacionalidades. Pero cuando tú hagas la reserva indica que quieres "guía de habla hispana" y ellos harán todo lo posible porque así sea y tendrás guía o conductor o ambas cosas... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
scubaquartet
October 27, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from carlosg245 | Reviewed this property |
I will probably not do it on my own even with a party of 5. Tour guides know what to do and where to go. They will be driving to different places depending on the experience of the tour guide and weather. Some nights they... More
0
Votes