Tromsø is the largest city in Northern Norway, also known as the capital of the Northern Lights.
Tromsø is beautifully located by the fjords and the mountains and is the perfect choice for starting your Arctic adventures. Tromsø is one of the best places in the world to spot the Northern Lights because you can discover the lights possibilities from September to March from 5 pm to 11 pm.
Tromsø is a town with an enjoyable atmosphere and a fascinating history. The centre of Tromsø is a composite and multi-layered mixture of colourful, pretty wooden houses from the 1800s.
It is an excellent idea to start your tour down by the harbour, which is where most of the hotels are located. Here you take in the main pedestrian street before continuing west to one of the town`s most enjoyable museums, Polaria. The main sight in the city centre is the Tromsø Cathedral.
There’s a lot to do here all year around. In the winter adventures like cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, dog sledging, reindeer rides tours are some of the big adventures together with of course the Northern Lights adventures. From November to January many tourists also come here to discover whale safaris.
In the summer adventures like hiking, biking, fishing, canoeing and river rafting and climbing are some of the most popular of course together with the Midnight Sun adventures.