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Tromso Guide

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Tromsø Guide is the leading expert company in Northern Lights tours around Tromsø. We provide our guests with the ultimate Northern Lights chase experience. Finding clear skies, explaining the phenomenon, and driving in conditions is best done by...more
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Kveldstuvegen 6, Tromso 9013, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole group had a great time last night. Torsten was a great host and guide, making sure everyone was warm and comfortable. He is an expert in all fields related to the aurora and educated us all on many things in the sky we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fossgrim
tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Erik! Thanks for a great feedback! We will be glad to welcome you again during your next visit to Tromsø. ;) Aurora Borealis regards, Team Tromsø Guide

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great guide that teaches us a lot about the Aurora and astronomy. Kind and an outgoing person. Probably the most appropriate guide ever! Nice drive and an unforgettable experience. You must try it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ElviraMMo
tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Elvira, Thank you for your kind words about your experience with us and Torsten as you guide! Hope to see you in Tromsø again soon! Aurora Borealis regards, Team Tromsø Guide

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a terrific time thanks to Torsten -although the weather conditions were not easy, he made this an unforgettable trip: he made a great effort to "chase the lights", has a lot of knowledge about the northern lights that he transmits clearly and with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the standard chase in the minivan woth Torsten, who was the most fantastic guide you could ask for. He is an astronomer and scientist and is incredibly knowledgeable about the aurora as well as the starscape and the environment. He’s also very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Holly C
tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you very much for your kind words and detailed review! We will be honored to host you again next time you come to Tromsø! Aurora Borealis Regards, Team Tromsø Guide

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very « RIP OFF EXPERIENCE «  in total ! We booked this expensive trip in order to have more insight from the knowledgeable guy Torsten. 1600 NOK for a very long trip in a car, back much later than expected and saw nothing. If we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Berit L
tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Berit, After we saw your review, we decided to take a pause and formulate objective and constructive arguments to address your incorrect and unfair claims about your experience with us. We will do it by answering to each and every statement from you. 1....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a short chase leaving at 8PM. Torsten brought us to an observatory. It was a fairly quiet night for the Aurora unfortunately but Torsten did all he could to keep us focused on the skies. Seeing the moon through the giant telescope...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mbohotes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our “chase” was last minute because our original booking with another guide was not possible. We were not disappointed. Torsten Aslaksen was incredible, very knowledgable, informative about a whole range of things including, astronomy, food, politics, physics and life in general. Tremendous company and made...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jay T
tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jay, We highly appreciate your kind words about your experience with us. Hope you and Marie will return to Tromsø and join our tour again one day! Aurora Borealis regards, Team Tromsø Guide

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great night with a great group chasing the Northern Lights and listening to stories of the Sami people. Highly recommended and we saw the lights!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank errolH-Aus
tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for the positive feedback and 5 stars, Errol! Aurora Borealis regards, Team Tromsø Guide

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

There are many aurora hunters, but there is only one Torsten! Incredibly experienced this Tour is for sure the best and Torsten ia able to explain everything in words everyone can understand and last but not least we even looked at Andromeda, North Star, Vega,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DanielT7753
tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Hi Daniel, It is very pleasant to hear that you enjoyed the tour with and Torsten as your guide! We appreciate you choosing us over other companies and hope to see you in Tromsø again in the future. We will try to surprise you even...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

It is great meeting aurora guide like Torsten! Enjoyed the evening with Torsten although the weather is not that perfect for aurora (100% cloud coverage in Tromsø). Yet Torsten was able to find clear sky (Torsten drove us inland to a place near Finland) and...More

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tromsoguide, Owner at Tromso Guide, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Dear Rainnie and Ki, Thank you a lot for your kind words about your experience with Tromsø Guide and Torsten! We will be honored to host you both in Tromsø again in the coming future. Aurora Borealis regards, Team Tromsø Guide

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