An experience that has it all. This Tromsø Overnight Tour includes accommodation on board a comfortable catamarans with fjord sailing, northern lights gazing, home-cooked meals & an arctic sail safari experience with fishing.
Tromsø is known to be amongst the best places in the world to watch Northern Lights. However, it doesn’t stop there! It has a plethora of other attractions ready to be explored by you. This tour will offer you the ultimate overnight tour and the tentative plan to make all of this work looks a bit more like this:
17:00 Access the lounge. Here you can take a break from your travels, charge your phone, camera and enjoy a complimentary coffee or tea with some snacks. You can leave your unnecessary luggage here safely in a locked room
18:00 Time to board. After meeting your professional guide you will sail out of Tromsø harbour onboard a comfortable catamaran under a starry sky. Here you will get accommodated in your cabin and the sailing route will be explained together with the plan for the evening and the coming day.
19:00 First chance to witness the northern lights. From the moment you reach the non light polluted areas the chase for the lights can start. You also have the chance to learn more about sailing and navigating your way through the Arctic from the passionate skippers.
20:00 Homemade Norwegian meal is served. You can enjoy a cosy meal in the heated saloon while the guide keeps watch over the chances of seeing northern lights outside the window.
21:30 The green lady is dancing! Enjoy the rest of the evening on the deck of the catamaran where you can make yourself comfortable on the nets of where ever you wish.
23:00 Your cabin is warm and the pillows are amazing. Get yourself comfortable in your cabin while the water touches the haul outside. The crew will take watches on deck as they will prepare for another adventure in the fjords the next day.
09:00 Fresh coffee is brewing & breakfast is served. No better way to start your day in a private bay, right? The breakfast offers something for everyone and fresh coffee and tea is brewed.
10:00 Arctic Sail Safari. The most popular experience where you’ll often be able to see seals, eagles, lots of sea birds, and in a few occasions a reindeer is walking by the shore. In addition all necessary gear is ready in case you would like to have a go at catching your own fish.
12:00 Learn how to navigate a sailing yacht in the fjords. A small bonus to the itinerary is the opportunity of learning the basics of sailing and navigating a sailing boat. This is an educational and enjoyable moment to get your picture taken as captain of the boat or to ask the skipper about navigating in the far North.
12:30 Preparation of a warm meal. After your fresh catch you’ll be able to learn how to filé your own catch and taste the freshness of the clean arctic fjord is a tasty, traditional fish soup.
14:00 Home sweet Tromsø. After a unique experience at sea with a lot of incredible moments, the group will say goodbye to the boat, crew, and the other guests. It will take you only 2 minutes to walk back to the base camp where you can relax, pick up your luggage, and get directions for new evening activities or to your hotel.
This experience is for you who would like to experience the ultimate combination of the best attractions in Tromsø. Northern lights chasing, an Arctic sail safari, a fishing & wildlife experience which can all be experienced onboard a comfortable sailing boat in the gateway to the Arctic.