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Sjoegata 29 | 1st floor, Guides Central, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 934 43 443
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Wonderful northern light and theatre of food experience

Going to see the northern light is one of the highlight in my Scandinavia trip. Joining guide... read more

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Gunnar found just the right spot

Gunnar found just the right spot for a spectacular and prolonged display of the Northern lights and... read more

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One of Norway’s most innovative and experienced tour guides, GuideGunnar is known for his energy and enthusiasm, sharing generously his in-depth, local knowledge of heritage and country. Educated mountain guide, GuideGunnar was one of the first in Arctic Norway to give global travelers a unique experience under the northern lights. Always a forerunner and quality conscious, GuideGunnar presents new tour concepts that combine outdoor activities in Norway’s amazingly pristine environment with the very best in local, nordic food and acccommodation.
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Sjoegata 29 | 1st floor, Guides Central, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 934 43 443

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Reviewed today via mobile

Going to see the northern light is one of the highlight in my Scandinavia trip. Joining guide gunnar made this experience even more unforgettable. We are so lucky to be able to book the northern light and theatre of food on the weekend when we...More

Thank pearly_tsang
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gunnar found just the right spot for a spectacular and prolonged display of the Northern lights and kept us comfortable and warm. Good knowledge displayed.

Thank mikepats
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The highlight of our visit to Tromsø was having GuideGunnar provide us with a very memorable and enjoyable Aurora chase tour. Gunnar delivered a complete package: 1-introducing the phenomenon of the northern lights early in the chase with a very informative video presentation in route...More

Thank RamonRdL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the northern light tour with Gunnar's new guide. He was a very pleasant and friendly person. He's just still missing some autonomy and training. I was disappointed he had to call Gunnar to know what we should do, where we should go (since...More

1  Thank David C
GuideGunnar, Manager at GuideGunnar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello David. Thank you for your review of my my new guide, Kjell Oddvar. An constructive feedback is always great to get, so then it`s easier for us to make it all better..;) If I was a new guide I should also be happy to...More

Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

When we arrived at Gunnar's office and saw the floor-to-ceiling map on the wall, we knew we were in the right place. Gunnar started by giving us an overview of the area and the weather forecast for the night. Using the huge map that covered...More

1  Thank ERFSU82
Reviewed April 2, 2017

We were lucky enough to see the Northern Lights in Kirkenes earlier on our trip to Norway, but decided to try our luck again in Tromso. From the moment we met Gunnar, we knew we were in good hands. He was upfront about the local...More

1  Thank gabbyharris119
Reviewed March 16, 2017

First of all, Guide Gunnar is a really nice guy - this is important if you're going to spend four hours (or more) hanging around at night when it's -9C! After a briefing, Gunnar fetched his minibus and we were off. The minibus was modern,...More

1  Thank Tricia A
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Gunnar really knows his stuff and truly wants you to have the best experience on his tours, driving further afield than most to avoid any crowds and finding secluded beaches so you have the lights just to your little group. His knowledge of cameras is...More

1  Thank Andielou
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

What can I say about Gunnar. He has been in this industry for 20 years now, and was one of the first guides around. This is his last season in Tromsø and I am so beyond grateful I spent 3 nights chasing the lights with...More

1  Thank TDehn
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Gunnar thinks of everything to provide a wonderful Northern Lights viewing experience. It can get cold late at night in Norway, but Gunnar offers snowsuits and insulted boots. He builds a fire. Still cold? He offers blankets. He even serves hot juice and pastries. Gunnar...More

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March 2, 2016|
Response from GuideGunnar | Property representative |
Hello Tiago. Thank you for yours message. Please send me an email to info@guide-gunnar.no for more info. Kind regards, Gunnar Hildonen.
kavita m
December 1, 2015|
Response from WeePeng | Reviewed this property |
7 days are more than enough for Tromsø. Seeing Northern lights is all depends on luck. You need cloud free sky plus northern lights in the sky. I wish you all the luck and able to see the lights. Book Gunnar's tour, he was... More
Shivani J
November 26, 2015|
Response from torunnmomtazi |
Hi Shivani, Gunnar is touring further north on 18 - 22 Februrary 2016 with his 5D Finnmark Highlights, taking off from Tromsø and venturing into Norway's northernmost county Finnmark for sami culture, dog sledding, ice... More