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NorthernShots Tours

#33 of 108 Tours in Tromso
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We are a northern lights (Aurora Borealis) and photography tour company based in Tromso. Our guided northern lights excursions leave at 18:00 from the city center of Tromsø (or hotel pickup for some expeditions) every single evening from October to...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Kaigata 2A | Pick up location: Kaigata 2A, Tromso 9008, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow did we get our moneys worth! We first thought that we would rent a car and see if we can drive around and see the northern lights. That would have been a mistake as we would not have seen any northern lights. These guys...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jonas L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The night I went there were two large buses and a mini bus as part of the tour. This sometimes made it difficult to get a good photo spot free of lights and/or people, and our professional photographer was spread pretty thin. The places we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the 7 day pass to maximise our chances of seeing the lights and have been so lucky thanks to the expert knowledge and help of this fantastic company. On night one we were driven to Finland where a blizzard hit. We stayed there...More

1  Thank Andy J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did the Aurora Chase with NorhernShots in late September and I can truly recommend both the tour and the agency! My guide was Sebastian and he did an amazing job explaining the science behind the northern lights phenomenon, carefully educating all the participants how to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Piotr_Urbanski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with northernshots 2 Times as we did not see the lights on our first trip. Sebastian was the Guide for the 2nd trip and he did a really Great Job and it was very informative!! We really loved the trip and would totally...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hannes R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this tour as we weren't sure we would be able to see the lights on just a single day. And in fact, the first day, we barely could see any lights at all - we were able to capture on camera but it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank VL36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide and his crew was literally chasing the northern lights😆 We headed north into the fjords and on the way, Sebastian shared aurora photography tips on settings, and helping us camera by camera. The sky was not cloudy and he explained the aurora KP...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank keett712
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Tromso to celebrate my 50th birthday and we chose the 7 day pass as it was the most cost effective way to go out as many nights as we wanted. We went out three nights and saw the northern lights on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a big bus tour, which has advantages and disadvantages. Personally we preferred the small group tour we went on as well. But here’s our run down of Northern Shots: Advantages - Cheaper than a small tour - Professional photographer who will assist each...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CheriRSA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a week pass and went out on three occasions. We were very lucky to have seen the lights on the first two nights. However, we had a fabulous tour guide, Sebastian, who would have made it amazing even without seeing the lights. He...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deborah S
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Road51477788678
December 16, 2018|
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Response from Francesco G | Property representative |
Hi, professional photos of you with the northern lights can be requested to your guide during the tour. They are not included in the tour. However, it costs nothing to have them taken by the photographer. You will be able to... More
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Jinous A
November 28, 2017|
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Response from Sara L | Property representative |
Hi! There are different types of Northern Lights tours one can choose In Tromsø. We conduct an Aurora Chase, a dynamic tour that lasts up to 7 hours and does not have a pre-determined itinerary but adapt instead to the... More
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September 13, 2017|
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Hi Elena, there is no better period for Northern Lights as far as you have a dark clear sky above your head and solar activity able to sparkle the Aurora. From October to April those conditions can be always potentially met... More
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