Meeting point: Kirkegata 1
Full day tour - Sommarøy Island
09:00 from Kirkegata 1
Local guide, transfer, lunch, snacks
In the morning start of a full day excursion to Sommarøy island, located about 36 km west of the city of Tromsø. The road takes you through beautiful sea and mountain landscapes of ever-increasing wilderness. The island of Sommarøy is connected to the neighboring island of Kvaløya and has white beaches, fantastic views and vibrant fishing villages. After a guided walk in Sommarøy village enjoy lunch at Sommarøy Arctic Hotel. In the afternoon it is planned to hike up the mountain of Hillesøy for a stunning view. The hike takes about 30-40 minutes and requires moderate fitness. In the late afternoon you will leave the beautiful island of Sommarøy and return back to Tromsø.
There is some walking and 30-40 min hike over uneven ground involved in this tour. Warm and waterproof clothes and comfortable footwear recommended.
Arctic Panorama – Cable car excursions
We will take you from the city to Fjellheisen where the cable car will bring you up to the mountain. Here you can enjoy the spectacular view accompanied by a local guide. You will have time to take photos and a short walk on the mountain.
In the footsteps of Amundsen – City walk
Learn about the role of Tromsø as Arctic gateway and starting point for polar expeditions while strolling through the town with an experienced local guide. Tickets to the Polar museum with guide is incuded.
Northern lights – Cable car excursions
Enjoy our famous salmon or reindeer burgers in the panorama cafe as you learn more about Tromsø and the surrounding area from our local guide. This is the perfect spot for experiencing the Northern Lights.