1. Norway
  2. Tromsø
  3. Kvaløya

Tromsø: Arctic Landscapes Sightseeing Shore Excursion

Product ID: 226068
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Explore the breathtaking scenic views of the fjords around Tromsø as you travel around this Arctic region to admire the landscapes, watch native wildlife, take unforgettable photos, and enjoy a picnic surrounded by nature on this full day shore excursion.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Drive through different landscapes on the island of Kvaløya and see the fjords, mountains, beaches, lakes, forests, and small villages
  • Find the best spots for your photos
  • Spot some wildlife including reindeers, seabirds, otters, and sea eagles
  • Marvel at the amazing nature of Northern Norway
  • Enjoy a home-made food on a picnic in the Arctic
Full description
The tour starts with pickup from Tromsø and heads out into the natural landscape of the surrounding fjords to the west side of the city. Immerse yourself in the stunning scenes around you and experience what the arctic wilderness has to offer.

First stop is Kvaløya, one of Norway’s biggest and most beautiful islands. Here, take advantage of the viewpoint to admire the breathtaking landscapes of the fjords, mountains, beaches, lakes, forests, and small villages in the countryside of Tromsø.

Listen to your guide talk about the native flora and fauna of the region and watch out for the variety of wildlife that lives here including otters, reindeer and sea birds. When you’ve built up an appetite from your wilderness exploration, enjoy a picnic in the peaceful atmosphere surrounded by the stunning views and sounds of nature.
Includes
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Souvenir photos via email after the tour
  • Home-made food, vegetarian and vegan options are available
  • Hot drinks and biscuits
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Pickup is in front of the Scandic Ishavshotel. Address: Fredrik Langes gate 2, 9008 Tromsø. Your guide will pick you up in front of the main entrance. If you arrive by cruise ship in Tromsø Havn Prostneset (Quay 7 and 8 in the city centre) you can walk a very short distance and reach the meeting point which is very close by. If you arrive by cruise ship in the northern part of the city, in Breivika Harbor (Quay 20 to 25) the local partner can come and pick you up from the cruise ship dock 15 minutes earlier. While booking please precise about the name of your ship and its arrival time.

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Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• The weather is quite unpredictable and can change fast on the coast. Wind and rainproof clothes and good shoes are recommended but not necessary
• It’s good to take sunglasses along just incase
• Be prepared for limited toilet possibilities, we make a gas station stop during the drive if needed but otherwise the forest serves as the toilet
• Remember to charge the battery of your camera