The Pukka Journal

Stories from those who have been to the Arctic

Weekend Guide to Tromsø, Norway

Tromsø, Norway is a very magical destination that has been recognized as one of the best places to marvel over the Northern Lights. With direct flights from Oslo, Stockholm, Frankfurt and London, explorers from all over the world are able to connect with nature in a city that nearly 70,000 people call home…

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The Pukka Travels Guide to Svalbard

Svalbard has been on our mind for quite sometime. It’s Northerly location and extreme, desolate conditions are quite enticing for the ultimate travelers seeking a destination nearly untouched by inhabitants…

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Pukka Diaries: Arctic Fishing Experience

The fishing experience has been redefined. Imagine sailing on a luxurious catamaran through the fjords with the goal of catching, preparing and tasting your own catch. This is fishing in the Arctic, the Pukka way

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The Pukka Philosophy Video

This is the Pukka Philosophy, the type of mindset that makes you want to explore the world (the right way), with a tour operator that cares for you, our city and the environment in which we live. Watch the video!

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The Packing Guide to Tromso, Norway

Booked a trip to the far North and not sure what to bring? We have created a packing guide to Tromso to make sure you will be as comfortable as possible when traveling to the Arctic.

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Everything you want to know about the Northern Lights in Tromsø

Thinking about the Northern Lights in Tromsø? This guide has answers to over 30 questions from when to see the Northern Lights to how to photograph them.

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A guide to a great day in Tromso!

With cozy coffee shops and boutiques on every corner, Tromsø is a place that can be enjoyed by those of all ages. With that being said, it is called the gateway of the North for many reasons. An abundance of wildlife fly above the water, and swim beneath the sea making opportunities to explore endless. There are thousands of islands to explore and with only a weekend in town it is hard to choose how to spend your time…

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Pukka Diaries: Norwegian Fishing Experience

The fishing experience has been redefined. We’ve swapped the traditional fishing vessel for a luxurious catamaran, along with a much smaller group the opportunity to catch, prepare and taste your own catch. This is the perfect way to spend the day in Tromsø.

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Pukka Guide: Summer in Svalbard

At 79 degrees North, many people are unaware of Svalbard’s existence. With more polar bears than humans on the island, it is one of the most magical and desolate places on the planet. We’ve explored the island for the best things to do, places to eat & sleep while exploring the far North.

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Coming Soon: Pukka Travelers

Pukka Travelers are the adventurers who are not afraid to go out and pave the road for others. We seek more out of life, and are constantly craving new challenges. We are launching a new section of our journal soon, called Pukka Travelers: Stories from those who have been there. If you are interested in traveling to the Arctic and sharing your story with us, feel free to contact us below.

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Ocean Clean Up Tromsø

September 16, 2017 / Local tour operators and international community of Tromsø come together to collect 1400kg of trash from coastline North of Kvaløyvågen, where the whales feed in the winter