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Polar Cabin

32 reviews
Vaagnes, Norway
About Polar Cabin
The Polar Cabin is a traditional norwegian cottage. It offers accommodation and activities during summer and winter in a spectacular arctic landscape at Vagnes, 20 km from Tromsø city centre. This is a perfect base camp for outdoor activities, observing Northern Lights or just relaxing, barbequeing, reading books, listening to birds singing and enjoying nature, or doing activities such as ice fishing, fjord tours, snowshoeing, alpine skiing, hiking, fishing, bycicling, sea kayaking, camping... We are focused on the quality of the activities and we offer good food, adventure, information and service. Polar Cabin is the place where you can enjoy life!
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1 Night at Polar Cabin - All Inclusive - max. 4 people
It is special opportunity to connect accommodation in a traditional Norwegian cottage located in a birch forest, taste the local food, and snowshoeing/hiking experience. Polar Cabin is a perfect place for outdoor activities, observing Northern Lights in winter or just relaxing, reading books, listening to birds singing and enjoying nature. Suitable for couples, families, group of friends or small groups searching for something extraordinary. The place is very private, quiet and non-touristic. There is never a guarantee of nice weather. The Arctic weather is changing very often. The package can be cancelled in case of extreme or dangerous weather conditions. Its your responsibility to check the weather and book your tour accordingly.
Bring good walking shoes and suitable clothing. We advise all customers to have comprehensive travel insurance.
We are focused on the quality of the activities and we offer good food, adventure, information and service.
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$225.81 per adult
SMALL GROUP- Hiking/Snowshoeing with delicious Lunch at Polar Cabin - (All Year)
Experience snowshoeing on this guided tour that includes lunch. Travel through the birch forest and hike up a steep slope to catch views of the fjords and surrounding mountains. Then head to lunch held in a traditional Norwegian cottage. This tour is not suitable for guests with a heart condition or with restricted physical ability.
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$106.33 per adult
2 Nights at Polar Cabin - All Included. Accomodation, Food, Activity. (2-4 pers)
Combine traditional dining with scenic sightseeing on an evening tour from Tromso, ideal for active travelers. Enjoy a 2-course meal in an Arctic cottage, then set off on an after-dinner hike through rural surroundings with a guide, keeping an eye out for the famous Northern Lights. Avoid hidden costs with round-trip transfer from the city center, dinner, and all snow-hiking equipment provided.
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$676.23 per adult
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Reviewed March 12, 2019

Had one of my best night in the Polar Cabin, got to see the nothern lights, but that was the bonus, because, the experience was super welcoming, the couple was so nice, made me feell at home! They did everything to make it a great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 892ruis
Reviewed March 10, 2019

First of all, thanks to Jana and Michel for their hospitality. This excursion included everything. We started to walk with snowshoes which we haven't done before and was fun. Then we reached the cabin and had a very good dinner. This evening the northern light...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nils N
Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

I felt at home, the attention, service, generosity and kindness of Jana and Michal along with that incredible experience of seeing the northern lights even when the chance were so low... everything was a dream!! Without a doubt I was very fortunate to have chosen...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lina R
Reviewed March 4, 2019

An amazing trip worth doing! We were made so welcome by Jana & Michal once we arrived at the Polar Cabin after snow shoeing for one and half kilometres. The food was so beautiful and there was plenty to eat. The snow shoeing was such...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

I cannot say enough nice things about my stay! Jana and Michal were amazing hosts, very friendly and relaxed, and with a ton of local knowledge. The cabin was cosy, beautiful, and in a stunning location. The food made by Jana was delicious, and the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

If you are looking for a great experience in tromsø that's the perfect place. Friendly staff, comfortable cabine, good food, perfect place.You are gonna have amazing pictures to show everybody.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Danilo C
Reviewed March 3, 2019

The guides were great, very friendly and helpful. The stay in the cabin was very local and the home made food tasted great. The trip with snowshoes up the mountain was a premiere and we sew a fantastic view. The Northern light is a memory...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank francispalus
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

It was really nice to meet Jana and Michel. I’d really recommend going for a hike with them. Not only are they great hosts, but the hike from their cabin takes in the beauty and the incredible views of the Norwegian landscape. And to wrap...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Monkeyboy42
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

It was s fantastic evening in Polar Cabin due to the very nice couple Jana and Michal and there was a very familiar atmosphere in this srrangement. It was a very nice tour up in snow shoes with a fine group of people. We can...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jette W
Reviewed February 16, 2019

We weren't lucky enough to see aurora because of cloudy weather but it was still a wonderful night. The hosts were really nice and the snowshoeing event is very interesting. We had a great time talking and walking. I can only imagine how great it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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