Explore the Arctic- a northern lights adventure in Northern Norway

Explore the unknown region north of Tromsø! Your very own northern lights adventure in Northern Norway. The villages Storslett and Sørkjosen give you the opportunity to have a look into the Northern Norwegian life far away from the beaten track. The Reisafjord, the Reisa valley and the Reisa National park are rich in Sami and Norwegian culture and a treasure for all nature lovers.

Explore the Arctic
3/20/1811:16 AM Admin

Highlights:

  • Dogsledding
  • Northern lights safari
  • Snowmobile and ice-fishing tour
  • Reisa National Park

The area around the Reisafjord is rich in Sami and Norwegian culture and a treasure for all nature lovers. We will take you on a dog sledding trip in the Reisa Valley, a Wilderness Experience at the Visitors Point of the Reisa National Park and opportunities to see the Northern Lights.

Price: From 9 995 NOK per pers

Season: 15. Dec - 31. March

Except: 18.12.2022 - 02.01.2023

Participants : Minimum 2 persons

Itinerary

1. Day: Arrival 
Check in at Reisafjord Hotel in the afternoon. Dinner will be served in the restaurant at the hotel. From the restaurant you have a panorama view of the harbour. After dinner it is time to get ready for your northern lights snowshoe tour.

2. Day: Dogsledding in the Reisa valley
Start of the day with a good breakfast, before heading out for the dogsledding in the Reisa valley. The dogsledding activity lasts for about 2 hours, where you get to drive your own team. 2 people share a sledge one is the musher (driver) while the other is a passenger. During the trip we switch. A hot meal and drinks will be served. Arriving back at the hotel coffee/tea and waffles are available during the afternoon. 

Dinner served in the restaurant.

Free evening or you can book an extra northern lights safari.

3. Day: Snowmobiling and ice fishing
Start of the day with a good breakfast, before heading out for the snowmobile and ice fishing tour. After a short transfer, your guides will bring you into the mountains with a snowmobile. You will sit in a sledge. Arriving at the frozen lake, you have the chance to try driving a snowmobile by yourself. Later we will go by snowshoes to the frozen lake where we drill some holes into the ice and try our luck with fishing. Warm drinks and a warm meal will be served. After around two hours, we return back to the hotel.

Arriving back at the hotel coffee/tea and waffles are available during the afternoon. 

Dinner served in the restaurant.

Free evening or you can book an extra northern lights safari.

4. Day: Departure
Start of the day with a good breakfast, before checking out and travelling home.

Or just extend your stay and explore more of the unique possibilities, like:

  • Whale Safari
  • Visit Kronebutikken - sami handicraft
  • Museum visit - learn more about the region
  • Northern Lights Safaris 

Included:

  • 3 nights at the Reisafjord Hotel with half board
  • Dog sledding
  • 1x Northern Lights safari
  • Snowmobile and ice fishing tour 
  • Coffee/tea and waffles at Reisafjord Hotel
  • Warm clothing

 

Additional:

  • Alcoholic beverages

Book here now :  https://www.visit-lyngenfjord.com/explore-arctic-northern-lights-adventure-northern-norway 

Important note:

Bad weather can cause many problems in the High Arctic – flights and boats are cancelled or delayed and activities cannot proceed as planned. Please note that as a consequence the programme can be changed at short notice.

Activities: we reserve the right to modify the programme in the Reisa valley. We will do all activities, but we may change the day.

Jørn Holm
Tor Ivar Næss
Tor Ivar Næss