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Arctic Experience Tromso

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Arctic Experience Tromso
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“guide dan”(7 reviews)
I go further, to bring you closer! I keep it small, friendly and personal; My name is Dan, and I`m a native Norwegian, born and raised in Arctic Norway. I grew up under the Northern lights, so I know the nature up here, the folklore, the culture and...more
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Kirkegata | Tromsø, Tromso 9006, Norway
+47 971 85 890
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a friendly and totally enthusiastic man Dan is, who really goes that extra mile to enable your dream to come true. Our first trip we headed west and had the most amazing display of the aurora dancing in the sky over the sea. Stunning...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BluebellEssex
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to see the northern lights then go with Dan! He's so enthusiastic and knows all the technical stuff. What an adventure as we drove into the wilds away from Tromso hunting for first sight of the lights. Couldn't believe it when Dan...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sheffieldarchitect
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family group of three had an incredible evening with Dan on Dec 14. We are now back in Australia with incredible memories and pictures to always remind us. The booking and communication from Dan was excellent. It is 8 per group in the van,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Morgan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joined the hunt on 6 Jan (the hunt was moved to 6 Jan due to Dan's prediction of bad weather on 5 Jan) It started with 3 hours drive to Norway-Finland borders and we see nothing (started to feel disappointed) Dan stop his vehicle, setup...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Kekkai83
Reviewed 1 week ago

The four of us have just had an amazing weekend in Tromso ending on a FANTASTIC night (Sunday 6th Jan 2019) hunting for the Northern Lights. Due to the terrible weather conditions in the Tromso area, Dan had to drive for nearly 3 hours over...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Ivor C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is another one who had a wonderful night on 28th Dec, just like the below review. There were some couples and yes, a lady was on 2nd trip with Dan, where the 1st was the same date (28th Dec) last year (2017); both tries...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank monolumen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw the lights just hours ago with Dan! Testament to what others wrote about him, he is so dedicated to and passionate about his work. As the owner of the company, he doesn't run it like a business but a hospitable friend who is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dan helped me with my camera settings. He is very knowledgable. We were very fortunate and saw amazing aurora. He made a bonfire and brought very delicious soup, cake, cookies, etc. He is an such a great person to be around too! It was so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank ssaammaanntthhaa10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and i wanted to experience the Northern Lights. We could have not picked a better guide. Unfortunately we picked a day where the conditions where not excellent to see the aurora. Dan starts his tour way earlier than other guides and leaves way...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Matthias H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have never written a trip advisor review before but feel absolutely compelled to recommend Dan if you want an extraordinary experience with the Northern Lights. Dan is without doubt a passionate man about nature, the wilderness and of course the aurora and his passion...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank NorthStar319268
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January 18, 2019|
Response from ArcticX | Property representative |
Hi :) I have some availability that week :) Send me an e-mail on post(a)arcticx.no, and I`ll see what I can do :) Best, Dan
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January 2, 2019|
Response from ArcticX | Property representative |
Hi :) I wish I could, but the places available is limited to the number of seats in my van.. :/ But you could also send me an e-mail on post(a)arcticx.no with name and e-mail adress, and I can put you up on the wait list in... More
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December 3, 2018|
Response from ArcticX | Property representative |
Hi :) The longest hunt I have done lasted 12 hours, but usually the tour will last from 5-8 hours, depending on how far we have to drive to find clear skies. If you check out my website arcticx.no, you can click on the... More
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