from EURO 1289- Per Person on a Twin / Double Sharing
06 Days / 05 Nights
As they say in Northern Norway, journey is as important as the destination, and you will not find such variation and beauty in any other place. The Tour will make you travel to exotic destinations and activities in Northern Norway. This tour will give you the unique experience of staying at the Snow hotel, you can choose to add many of the winter activities like dog sledding, snowmobile safaris and if the weather gods are happy then you can also witness the Northern Lights. Enjoy a unique experience of overnight at Kirkenes Snow hotel and a coastal cruise with Hurtigruten from Kirkenes to Tromsø, where you spend two nights in the Arctic capital. The package includes a gourmet meal in Tromsø in a famous traditional local restaurant.
PS: Northern lights is a natural Phenomenon, and no one can guarantee its occurrence.
Tour Departure & Return
The Tour has been recommended from Kirkenes in Northern Norway. We can rearrange the place of start and the itinerary as per your requirement.
Please arrive by the time provided in the itinerary
. 3 Nights Quality accommodation in Standard Rooms (As Scandinavia does not have any star standards, Quality can be 3-4 star European Standards)
. 1 Night Stay at the Snow Hotel (in cabins).
. 1 Night in inside rooms with limited/no view with private facilities onboard Hurtigruten (Upgrade possible. You will receive options from us on other room/Upgrade categories)
. Daily Breakfasts
. A three course Dinner and a welcome drink at Snow hotel in Kirkenes
. Gourmet Dinner at a traditional Norwegian restaurant
. All meals onboard Hurtigruten
. Transfer from Kirkenes hotel to Snow Hotel
. Airport transfer from Kirkenes Snow hotel to airport
. All Taxes and Service charge
. 24/7 helpline
.A big smile 😊
.Airfare to and fro Norway.
.Domestic Air Travel (We can assist in booking the flights. The flights can cost between Nok 500-2000 depending upon the price booking mechanism or as per availability).
.Local Travel costs
.Meals and beverages unless those specified here
.Activities unless specified here
.Sightseeing/Local Transfers (unless specified)
.Personal Travel Insurance
.Last minute surprises
Approximately 8:30 PM
Arrival Kirkenes; Day at leisure, Optional Activities
Breakfast ; Transfer to Snow hotel ; Optional Activities ; 3 Course Dinner ; Overnight in Snow hotel
Breakfast ; Transfer to Hurtigruten Pier ; Scenic Cruise voyage to Tromsø ; Meals onboard Hurtigruten
Meals onboard Hurtigruten ; Scenic Journey through Norwegian Coast ; Late night arrival in Tromsø ; Overnight in Tromsø
Breakfast ; Optional Activities ; Gourmet meal in Tromsø at a traditional local restaurant.
Day 1 Arrival Kirkenes -Arctic Experience Begins. Optional Northern Light Safari on Snowmobile
Arrival in Kirkenes as per your itinerary. Kirkenes, in northern Norway is a city located in Finnmark county and shares borders with both Russia and Finland. (If you want our assistance in booking the Flights to Kirkenes, please do let us know)
You can take the scheduled airport bus (appr 20 mins), or a taxi to transfer to your Hotel.
Enjoy your day at leisure. (Add on: We recommend you book a 4-hours ‘Hunting the Northern Lights’ Snowmobile safari at 2100 hours. You will be transferred from your hotel in Kirkenes to an Old Norwegian farmhouse where you will be given warm clothing and instructions as to how to handle snowmobile. One snowmobile will have two people and drivers will change places with passengers so that all get the opportunity to drive the machine. You will have short photo stops and will also be served Picnic meal made from local ingredients. For this tour you need to have a valid driving license).
Recommended winter activities:
King Crab Safari
Dog sledding excursions
Day 2 Kirkenes Snow Hotel- Unique Experience. Optional Husky Tour
After Breakfast, you will be transferred to your Snow hotel. Your hostess will take you to a tour of this manmade marvel. Enjoy this unique experience.
(Add on: We recommend you book a Husky/Dog-Sledding tour. In this tour, your Huskies will be waiting for you in the afternoon at 1500 hours. You and your friendly Huskies travel the wilderness of Kirkenes on a two-hour tour. Enjoy the frozen fjords and landscapes covered in snow and meet the locals. The musher will drive the sledge so that you can enjoy the ride and the Journey.)
Enjoy your feast on a 3-course Dinner meal by the fireplace at the Høyloftet Restaurant by the Snow hotel. Don’t forget to take a drink at the famous Ice Bar.
Overnight at Kirkenes Snow hotel.
Day 3 Tromsø in the famous Hurtigruten Cruise
After an amazing warm experience of sleeping in the Snow Hotel, you can choose to use the sauna in the morning or enjoy your Arctic breakfast first.
After your breakfast, it’s time to take with you the warm memories of this Snowy experience and leave for Tromsø, our representative will drive you to the Hurtigruten pier for your cruise to the beautiful Arctic city Tromsø, also known as the capital of Northern Lights.
You will enjoy your stay on board the Hurtigruten which will sail along the coast of Norway. The voyage is considered to be one of the world's most beautiful sea voyages. Enjoy your dinner during your stay and don’t forget to click Photos of this panoramic View, who knows you may get lucky to see the Northern Lights dancing over your cruise ship and following you till Tromsø. Overnight onboard Hurtigruten.
Hurtigruten cruise departure:
The ship arrives in Kirkenes approx. at 09:00 hrs
Embarkation from 09:15 hrs
Departure from Kirkenes at 12:30 hrs
Day 4 Beautiful Norwegian Coast Line and late evening arrival in Tromsø
You will experience the beautiful Norwegian Coastal Line and will have the possibility to interact with the Locals as your ship Hurtigruten will call on several small ports to pick up passengers. Enjoy your Arctic Breakfast onboard and experience this energy exchange of people.
You will be served dinner during your journey. Around 23.45 the cruise reaches the beautiful Arctic city of Tromsø. You can either walk or take a taxi to your Hotel in Tromsø. Overnight in Tromsø.
Day 5 Tromsø- The Modern Arctic City.
The Urban Arctic city has a good balance between nature and culture. Tromsø has many activities on offer, from an aquarium and several quality museums to the world’s northernmost botanical garden. The city is also a popular place to observe the majestic phenomenon of the
Northern light. Recommended Attractions:
Tromsø Gondola lift
Polaria Arctic Aquarium
(Add on: After your ‘Arctic’ Breakfast if you want we can book a 4 hours Whale safari where you will witness the wild life, whales and history of the small communities).
You have the possibility to choose from a wide selection of activities, including dog sledding, Northern Lights observations and snowmobile safaris, or, just enjoy the city at your pace. Overnight in Tromsø. (Add on: We recommend an evening Aurora Borealis evening Cruise. You will cruise out from downtown Tromsø for an unforgettable experience of seeing the Aurora Borealis. You will experience the local hospitality when you board the relaxing and warm Aurora Cruise to look for the Northern Lights. OR We can arrange for a 7 hours Northern Light Safari in a Camp located 75 minutes from Tromsø center).
You will enjoy your Gourmet Lunch/Dinner (Lunch-if in the evening you have booked Northern lights safari. Dinner- if you don’t book any activity with us for the evening) at a famous local traditional restaurant in Tromsø.
Day 6 End of the Tour but beginning of a relationship with Norway
As they say, that the first hello and the last goodbye is the most difficult part. Today after your last but not the least ‘Arctic’ breakfast you leave from Tromsø according to your own itinerary (or perhaps you would like to combine your Norway Winter Adventure with a trip to the Gateway of Fjords, Bergen and Experience the Norway in a Nutshell through the Fjord Village of Flåm and then end at Oslo, please do let us know incase you want more details).