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Chasing Lights

2,349 reviews
Tromso, Norway
About Chasing Lights
Let us design your itinerary in Tromso for a personal and extraordinary experience you will not soon forget. From your transport to accommodation to day and night tours, we are available to help you plan out various aspects of your itinerary. Your Northern Lights chases are guided by a mix of professional tour guides, photographers, and experienced aurora hunters. If you have a particular interest in mind, we can help. Our packages include: - Northern lights chases - Fjord excursions - Dog-sledding - Snow-mobile - Ice fishing - Whale watching tours - Hotel - Transport - Food - Winter gear - And more!
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175 reviews
Chase the Northern Lights with this bus tour from Tromsø’s city center. Maximize your chances to see the natural phenomenon by traveling to areas with the best weather conditions. Learn about the Northern Lights, including how to photograph them, during the journey and set up your camera to watch Aurora Borealis.
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$111.91 per adult
83 reviews
Maximize your chances of seeing the Northern Lights on this tour from Tromso in a minibus. With a small group of curious travelers and a guide who knows the territory, you'll strike out into the cold, dark, Norwegian night to find and photograph the elusive Aurora Borealis. Your tour comes with included family and friends photos to take home.
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$229.71 per adult
9 reviews
Explore the incomparable winter landscape of Scandinavia on a 9- to 10-hour snowmobile excursion from Tromso. The adventurous route takes you over frozen lakes to the meeting point of Norway, Finland, and Sweden. After a few photo stops and the opportunity to switch drivers, the excitement continues through dense forests and over winter terrain. Warm up with a hot lunch by the fireside before your relaxing return to Tromso.
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$341.63 per adult
11 reviews
Get out into the countryside surrounding Tromsø without the hassle of driving or planning public transport. This guided tour takes you to Kvaløya (“Whale Island”) and to the fjords to see elk, reindeer and (with luck, during winter) whales.
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$153.14 per adult
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have booked chasing lights big bus tour in 14 and 15th March. on 14th march we see some activities of Aurora but on 15th it was complete noshow. Again we have booked on 16th Mar and they found some place in Finland and we...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

I don’t tend to post reviews, but the recent New Yorker article (“Glow” in the April 29, 2019 issue) prompted me to review Chasing Lights. The author of Glow had a very mixed experience in trying to see the aurora. However, we saw a fantastic...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank waltero290
Reviewed April 21, 2019

Great guides, good comfortable large bus, very committed to getting the best chance to see the lights even if you have to drive 3 hours, which we did. its best to go at least 3 nights to maximize your chances. very friendly and knowledgeable guides...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Murali S
Reviewed April 16, 2019

My two friends and I came to Tromsø towards the end of the season knowing the chances to catch the lights are definitely lower than a trip during high season. On the day of our journey, the clouds were extremely cloudy and it snowed heavily....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

I have to say, this was well worth the money. We took the big bus as it had a toilet on the bus. We cancelled the Viking tour we were going to take, as we heard ChasingLights would drive us to where it was clear,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

We, a party of 2 middle-aged couples, took part in the bus tour of Chasing Lights on March 7th, 2019. It was cloudless sky and we were very lucky to see spectacular northern lights dancing with changing colors for several hours around 9 pm. These...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Peter S
Reviewed April 8, 2019

Our guide, Hermann, was absolutely outstanding, he was approachable, informative and entertaining. He made the whole evening a success, we drove 3 hours to Finland and then just as we were about to leave due to heavy clouds we saw the Northern Lights! Nothing was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank hannahbower
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

We very much enjoyed our trip out to see the fjords. The weather wasn't great but our guide ensured we saw all that we could. As with other trips with this company the guide and driver very professional. Guide was enthusiastic for the subject and...More

2  Thank fisheatingveggie
Reviewed April 5, 2019

We have seen just a small aurora due to weather/aurora conditions but the guides were very good, said interesting things and were able to lead the trip smoothly. Also the bus was very comfortable and the toilet perfectly clean.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Maciej D
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

Booked in advance, Vikki was excellent, kept me informed and answered all my questions promptly. Family of four (all adults) for 2 nights tour. First night, with Marius and Jose, long drive into Finland, weather was not good snowed all the way and even around...More

1  Thank 596hiteshj
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May 28, 2019|
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Response from ChasingLights | Property representative |
Hi, the chances are similar across all months of the season. There is no particular month where your odds are better than during another month, as long as you visit between September and March. Please visit our website where... More
March 12, 2019|
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Response from ChasingLights | Property representative |
Hi Manik, You cannot see Northern Lights in June because the midnight sun shines 24 hours a day. We run our Northern Lights chases from September to March. Thomas
January 15, 2019|
Response from ChasingLights | Property representative |
Hi, Absolutely. We run our tours from September to early April. Please check our website for all information. You can also book your tours there. Hope to see you soon! Thomas