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Sweet location

This tiny little village with a lovely beach is about 45 mins drive from Tromsø through lovely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adele H
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Lovely place

Too bad the weather wasn't working for us. It was snowing heavily and the clouds cover the peaks... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2017
jaylowe
,
Hong Kong, China
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Tromso, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tiny little village with a lovely beach is about 45 mins drive from Tromsø through lovely landscape. Apart from the beach there is not much to do, but the seclusion and quietness of the area is well worth a half day's trip.

Thank Adele H
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Too bad the weather wasn't working for us. It was snowing heavily and the clouds cover the peaks. Otherwise, I'm sure it affords breathtaking views.

Thank jaylowe
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Grøtfjord is one of the most beautiful places I've visited outside Tromsø. A good place to camp and enjoy it's white sandy beaches. I was there last year in July. I will definitely og back.

1  Thank Lance_Kerwin
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful place... would love to see the northern lights here. It really feels like you're on the edge of Northern Europe.

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed March 1, 2017

I visited Grotfjord as part of my tour around Tromso fjords with Arctic Explorers. It is indeed a stunning place and the beach is simply beautiful. If you are in the area, it would be worth while to see this fjord and make sure you...More

1  Thank mppalmer
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Nice beach and beautiful view to the mountains. Road to Grotfjord is very narrow but very good to drive. Beware of oncoming traffic.

1  Thank Sami P
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Whether you visit Tromsø in winter or summer, you can enjoy the landscape of Grotfjord driving 45 minutes from the city centre.

1  Thank mcdl_82
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

Must visit if you are anywhere close to Tromso. Just 45 minutes drive from city centre and you are in one of the most beautiful terrains in the world - with mountains and blue/ green waters merging. The day we went it was a very...More

1  Thank Monikag9
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Very nice place in winter for orcas and Aurora, nice landscape. Not far from Tromso, just 10 minutes drive.

Thank MaraS78
Reviewed February 7, 2017

I'd heard this place was a good location for capturing the northern lights and I wasn't disappointed. If you have a car you can get here within about 45 mins from Tromso. Worth a visit both day and night.

1  Thank Daryl M
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