Join us on a spectacular scenic round-trip to Sommarøy to photograph beautiful scenery and spot Arctic wildlife. On this exclusive day trip, we drive over the mountain route to Sommarøy in the morning and, after some sightseeing and a delicious hot lunch, return to Tromsø via the coastal route.
We start this unique excursion by car from Tromsø and drive along the coast of Kvaløya island to beautiful Sommarøy, making stops along the way to take pictures, enjoy the beautiful scenery and try to spot animals and birds.
During this Arctic wildlife safari, you can enjoy the breathtaking nature while keeping an eye out for the rich bird and animal life. Species you are likely to experience include reindeer, moose, otters, eagles, seals, cormorants and other sea birds.
This is a perfect family-friendly day trip for those wishing to photograph and experience the unique Arctic light and wildlife in a comfortable and relaxed way.
Sommarøy is a vibrant fishing community with sandy beaches, islands, islets and bays. Enjoy spectacular views of the open sea, the steep mountains on Norway’s second largest island Senja and Håja island, which inspired the Arctic Cathedral.
Sommarøy is well worth a visit and there will be time to explore and photograph this beautiful village at your leisure. One of the highlights of this trip is a delicious hot lunch at the Sommarøy Arctic Hotel. Depending on the day you visit, the lunch will be self-service from a plentiful buffet or a choice of several dishes from the menu. Vegetarian options are always available.
The tour price includes transport, English-speaking guide, delicious hot lunch and hot drinks.
Please bring warm clothes, warm footwear, hat and mittens.
Duration: 5-6 hours
Number of participants: 3-8
Departure time and place: Outside the Aurora Fokus cinema in Tromsø at 10:00
Price: NOK 1,250