There is witnessing the Northern Lights and then there is seeing the incredible aurora whilst upside down scaling a moonlit glacier!Chase the Aurora Borealis this year & tick it off your travel bucketlist this year. The clear skies glittering with millions of stars in the night suddenly taken over by a green veil. Witness the natural beauty of the Northern Lights at Tromso in Norway with this 6 Nights and 7 Days Europe Package to Norway.The package also consists of the famous Fjord cruise. Plan your Euro Trip now & witness the magical Northern Lights in Norway.
date_range 6 Nights / 7 Days
Day 1: Arrive in Oslo
SIC Transfer by shuttle to Hotel in Oslo city - approx 50 mis time
Check in - Comfort Borsparken or similar hotel - standard room with breakfast
Optional activity in afternoon - Fjord Cruise sightseeing - 2 hours into fjord which stretches almost into the city centre. Discover the scenery on a sightseeing boat. You’ll sail past numerous islands, including Hovedøya and the Dyna Lighthouse, through narrow inlets and into sheltered bays so that you can capture the capital on camera from different angles.
Day 2: Oslo Discovery Tour with entrance to Viking Ship Museum & Kon-Tiki Museum
This tour includes all major and “must-see” attractions in Oslo. The bus will take you through the city center of Oslo, to the Vigeland Sculpture Park (45 minute tour) and to the Ski Jump at Holmenkollen, where you can enjoy a 30 minute break. You will see the Viking Ships in the Viking Ship Museum and the unique polar ship Fram in the Fram Museum. Afterwards you will learn more about the spectacular expeditions of Thor Heyerdahl in the Kon-Tiki Museum.
Day 3: Check out and travel to airport by shuttle (Oslo - Tromso)
Flight to Tromso - The Land of Northern Lights & Auroras - approx 2 hrs flight at 12.30 PM
Arrive Tromso and transfer to hotel by private car
Check in - Scandic Grand Tromso or similar - double/twin room with breakfast
Later, Northern Lights Chase by Bus
You will be accompanied by our best northern lights guide and a certified driver in a warm comfortable bus.
Our northern lights tours are conducted as a chase, according to our experience that gives you the best chances of seeing the northern lights. Our guides will use their knowledge, the latest weather forecast update, and work in team with our drivers who know road conditions very well to calculate the best route for the night.
Day 4: 5-Hour Polar Fjord Cruise
Benefit from pick-up in Tromsø city center and be escorted to the harbor to climb aboard a classic wooden boat called the "Fjord Queen."
Cruise out on to the Arctic Sea and around the beautiful fjords and straits of the region. Along the way, enjoy delicious Arctic fish, drinks and snacks. Settle down in a warm cabin, or make use of the insulated body suits to stay on deck and admire the views. Keep your camera positioned at all times for some incredible photo opportunities!
Experience the wildlife of the Tromsø region as you keep a look out for birds such as sea eagles, guillemots and eider ducks. Encounter puffins (in season), cormorants, seals and otters. See small pilot whales and dolphins playing in the water. Look to the shoreline to spot reindeer, and take in the flora and fauna of Tromsø in all its diversity.
Then, journey back to Tromsø harbor, where your fantastic polar tour ends.
Day 5: Northern Lights and Husky Experience with Dinner
Experience the spectacular natural phenomenon of the Northern Lights just 30 minutes from downtown Tromsø at a husky camp where you will be served hot drinks and can grill marshmallows over an open fire.
Go inside an authentic lavvo (Sami tent) while you wait for the lights to appear in the night sky. Then, lay down on reindeer skins in the great outdoors, or sit on the provided chairs while you scout the sky for the dancing lights. Your guide will answer any questions you may have. As a work of Mother Nature, there can be no guarantee that the Northern lights will appear, but visiting 300 Alaskan huskies with their puppies is well worth it!
Enjoy a warm meal Norwegian style as your guide serves up a dish of bacalao made with tomato and Norwegian stockfish (cod).
Day 6: Tromso - Oslo
Flight to Oslo
Arrive into Oslo and transfer to city by shuttle
Check in - Radisson Blu Park Hotel or similar - double/twin room with breakfast
Later in evening, Local Oslo Beer Tasting 3-Hour Tour
Experience the microbrewing passion that has swept the city of Oslo on this 2-hour tasting tour. Your guide will show you a completely different side of the city!
Enjoy a walk through the trendiest area of town, known as Grunerløkka, for an authentic Oslo experience.
Hang out with neighborhood locals when you stop at 3 different microbreweries to try the best of the Norwegian beers. At each of the stops, you’ll also be served a tasty snack to help you soak up the drinks before heading back to your hotel
Day 7: Check out and transfer to airport by shuttle
Flight back to India.
Ø Accommodation in above mentioned or similar hotel with Breakfast
Ø International Flight Mumbai – Oslo - Mumbai
Ø Internal flights Oslo – Tromso - Oslo
Ø Includes arrival transfer
Ø Includes departure transfer
Ø Oslo Discovery Tour with entrance to Viking Ship Museum & Kon-Tiki Museum
Ø Northern Lights Chase by Bus
Ø 5-Hour Polar Fjord Cruise
Ø Northern Lights and Husky Experience with Dinner
Ø Local Oslo Beer Tasting 3-Hour Tour
Ø Government service tax
Ø Daily Lunch and Dinner.
Ø International Airfare
Ø Travel Insurance
Ø Entrance Fee.
Ø Porterage, Tips, telephone and any expenses of personal nature.
Ø Anything not mentioned in above Inclusions