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MS Vulkana is the result of a dream and a wild idea between friends. The owners of the boat share a passion for the beautiful nature in Northern Norway, sauna and bathing as well as excellent food. Together with the respected Finish architect; Sami...more
Soendre Tollbodgate 7, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 911 00 626
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasnt able to contact the crew untilk just before we were suppossed to leave the dock and they greeted us by saying we were staying ON the docks for the 2.5 hrs for 1000kr , one jaccuzzi, one sauna and one dining saloon.. got served...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lycke-Lee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this for myself, my partner and another couple for Sunday 20/1/19. We were not disappointed with this amazing experience. Emma and Johanna were excellent hosts/chefs, taking time to answer our questions re the spa and very willing to take group photos when we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We would never think of the combination of sauna, hot seawater tub, swimming in the icecold arctic sea, hammam and fine dining. On a ship. But Vulkana offers it, and it is great! Seawater temperature was 4 C and air temperature minus 5 C nu...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WvdP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Vulkana boat spa is an unforgettable experience that is well worth the price and time, A++ would recommend to anyone and visit again

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DanielN3857
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip to Tromsø. We went on the lunch tour and had an amazing experience. There were a total of 12 guests. Half of the group went to the sauna and half to the jacuzzi and then switched. Finally we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank cmbm
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

The Vulkana boat spa is an absolute must! I read about it on some travel blogs and it absolutely lived up to the positive reviews. We did the lunch cruise which includes time in the open air hot tub while you cruise the Norwegian Sea....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Journey548256
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

What an experience! Cruise through the frigid arctic waters on an old fishing boat while relaxing in a 40 degree C open air spa, or learning the proper way to enjoy a Sauna, or sweat it out in a Turkish style Hamam, and if you’re...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 120michaelz
Julie909, Daglig leder at Vulkana, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

So happy to hear you had a nice experience with us during your visit to Tromsø! Fun that we managed to surprise you with our food :) We will welcome you back anytime!

Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

Booked through an agency (50 degrees north) probably about a year-ish prior to my trip to Tromso (going to tromso today!!). FYI this is my honeymoon trip. Yesterday, I got an email from the hotel reception, who got an email from the agency that vulkana...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Putristefanic
Julie909, Daglig leder at Vulkana, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

Hi, I am sorry we were not able to accommodate you on the date you were planning to visit. We are a small team who try our very best to give the best possible experience to everyone, but at this time there had been an...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018

Vulkana has got to be Tromso's best kept secret! We found out about this little gem after purchasing a local's guide at the Raketten hot dog stand in town - so glad we did! We booked online the day before going. It was 3 degrees...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MadolynGarnham
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Visited Vulkana during my stay in Tromsø during summer of July 2018. Amazing spa built inside a boat with Hot tub, sauna, steam room, awesome lounges and not the mention the awesome views out to the ocean. I will like to imagine it will be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sarj0s
Julie909, General Manager at Vulkana, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we highly appreciate to hear about your experience onboard with us! We are glad to hear you had a great time, and hope to welcome you back again! Julie / Crew Vulkana

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November 25, 2018|
Response from sarj0s | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Am not so sure if I could answer that question probably better to check with the facility! They do have a whole lounge area for relaxing also.
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August 27, 2018|
Response from HeleneS50 | Property representative |
Hi Kristiana! We love having children onboard! They are more than welcome to join us for christmas! Look forward to welcoming you onboard!
March 1, 2018|
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Response from pastrychefjenn | Reviewed this property |
I think it was about $520 USD for 2 adults with the 3 hour cruise & lunch.