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Pukka Selected Winter Package Tromsø, Norway

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A 4 day/3 night adventure for those looking to escape the city lights. This winter package in Tromsø is designed for the explorers that wish for a little extra when visiting the Arctic. With only 8 participants in each group, this special bundle is the best we have to offer. The Arctic Landscape, Fjords and Northern Lights is something all explorers should experience when visiting the North. Venturing so far North as Tromsø in Northern Norway, it’s important to make the most of this magical destination.

What’s included: Winter Package Tromsø

Included Experiences : Guided tour to Fjellheisen with Lunch, Northern Lights Sailing with Welcome Drink & Dinner, Arctic Fjord Sightseeing to Sommarøy, Arctic Tasting, Northern Lights & Photography workshop, Dog Sledding. 
Airport Transfer
1 night at Clarion Hotel The Edge
2 nights accommodation at Volda Floating Home
3x Breakfast
3x Lunch
2x Afternoon Tea
3x Dinner
Private photographer who will take photos from the trip

Warm safety suits for arctic conditions during tours

Complimentary Tri-pod Rental

Professional skippers, drivers & guides

Lounge Access at our Base Camp

What’s Not Included

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Airfare to Tromsø

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Optional add-ons:

Fjord Excursion by RIB – NOK 850 pp
Arctic Sail Safari – NOK 1700 pp
Snowshoe Hike – NOK 1300 pp
Additional Northern Lights Sailing – NOK 1400 pp
Additional Northern Lights Minibus Chase – NOK 1650 pp
Reindeer Experience – from NOK 1090 pp

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Pukka Selected Winter Package | Tromsø, Norway 

Join our team of Arctic enthusiasts, who have extensive knowledge of the area and let us take you to some of our favorite hidden gems in the area, always with an enthusiastic, genuine, small group setting. With a personalized touch to our tours, we want to increase your chances of seeing the Northern Lights while enjoying breathtaking scenery, exploring the fjords, and simply taking in all of the beauty the far North has to offer.  

Pukka Travels offers a solid destination management team, with a premium lounge in central Tromsø, mini buses, sailing catamarans and a dedicated team of professionals ready to explore the Arctic nature with you. 
In 2018, Tripadvisor announced Tromsø to be the highest rated destination in Europe based on traveler satisfaction. Now it’s your turn to experience this once in a lifetime trip above the Arctic Circle.

See the itinerary for this trip above. 

Hotel: Clarion Hotel The Edge & Volda Floating Home

Optional add-ons:

Fjord Excursion by RIB – NOK 850 pp

Arctic Sail Safari – NOK 1700 pp

Snowshoe Hike – NOK 1300 pp

Additional Northern Lights Sailing – NOK 1400 pp

Additional Northern Lights Minibus Chase – NOK 1650 pp

Reindeer Experience – from NOK 1090 pp

Itinerary Overview
Day 1 – Arrival Day

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
08:00-19:00Arriving in Tromsø, Airport TransferTromsø Airport
11:00Guided tour to Fjellheisen w. Lunch

(if already in Tromsø)

Pukka Lounge
20:00Northern Lights Sailing w. Welcome Drink & DinnerCatamaran
00:00Overnight in hotel Clarion Hotel


Day 2

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
08:00Hotel BreakfastClarion Hotel
10:00Arctic Fjord Sightseeing by MinibusPukka Lounge
11:30Lunch at Sommarøy HotelSommarøy Hotel
14:00Drop off at your Floating HomeVolda Houseboat
18:00Arctic TastingVolda Houseboat
20:00Northern Lights & Photo WorkshopVolda Houseboat
00:00Overnight at your Floating HomeVolda Houseboat


Day 3

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
09:00BrunchVolda Houseboat
11:00Dog SleddingKvaløya
15:30Afternoon TeaVolda Houseboat
17:30DinnerVolda Houseboat
19:30Northern Lights Minibus ChaseChase
00:00Overnight at your Floating HomeVolda Houseboat


Day 4 – Departure day or Stay around for a bit longer

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
10:00BreakfastVolda Houseboat
14:00Check out / TransferVolda Houseboat
DAY 1

08:00 – 19:00 – Arrival day 

Welcome to Tromsø – at arrival we pick you and your group up at the airport and drive into the city center with a private transfer.

11:00 – 15:00 – Guided tour to Fjellheisen (weather dependent)

During the day we offer a guided tour to Fjellheisen for early arrivals, the cable car that runs from the valley up to the mountain overlooking the Tromsø islands for a fantastic view of the fjords & surroundings.

If you don’t have an early arrival, we encourage the group to use a few hours the first day to stroll around the quaint town of Tromsø, have a coffee at some of the cozy cafés that we can happily suggest for you, check-in at your hotel and take a moment to breathe in the fresh air – we are in the Arctic!

When booking a journey with our group, you always have access to our team of destination experts who can provide a small bundle of recommendations and points of interest you can explore on your own. If you have something special in mind we will help you book the experience.

20:00 – 00:00  Northern Lights Sailing (Meeting point at our lounge in central Tromsø)

We warmly welcome you to our comfortable catamaran in central Tromsø, here you will be greeted by our team and skippers and guides. Hunting the Northern Lights  will start on the first night with a magical sail through the fjords – searching for a first glimpse of the Northern Lights.

Meetup for this activity is at our Lounge at our base camp in central Tromsø – After dressing up in suitable gear for an evening sailing out in the fjords of the Arctic, we will walk a few hundred meters down to the harbour in central Tromsø to board one of our comfortable catamarans with warm indoor saloons and large outdoor deck space for viewing the sky while searching for Northern Lights.

For this private tour – we have prepared a welcome dinner onboard.

What’s included in this evening experience

– Guided cruising tour onboard one of our comfortable catamarans
– Fresh quality coffee & a wide variety of premium tea
– Welcome dinner & one drink included
– Easy sailing with possibility to ask questions around navigation
– Professional skipper with all commercial licenses
– Comfortable heated saloon with toilets
– Warm safety suits to stay dry & warm

00:00 – Back to the hotel, a few minutes walk from our base camp.

DAY 2

Day 2 – Let’s head out and explore, Arctic nature & Northern Lights

08:00 – Enjoy a healthy breakfast at your hotel

Pack your bags and get ready to explore, as the following night will be in a floating home – an Arctic fjord experience not to miss out on!

10:00 – Arctic Fjord Sightseeing by Minibus & Sommarøya visit

We will gather again at our lounge at our base camp in central Tromsø  for a quick briefing and overview of the area we are about to explore together. The Arctic Fjords provide a breathtaking landscape for those looking to reconnect with nature. With mountains and fjords all around there is a lot to explore and it will be a pleasure to enjoy a day in nature together.

For this experience we have combined our best fjord sightseeing adventure with lunch in Sommarøya. This place offers stunning views, white sand beaches and an excellent start on your Arctic exploration holiday.

What’s included in this day experience
– Fjord sightseeing experience
– Knowledgeable guide to show you around in the area
– Certified driver
– Lunch at Sommarøya
– Heated car with comfortable seats

14:00 – Drop off and welcome at Volda Floating Home – Your Arctic resort for the next two nights

18:00 – 00:00 – Arctic Tasting & Northern Lights Workshop

This evening, we want to bring all senses to life with an Arctic tasting prepared by the professional enthusiasts at Volda Floating Home. A three course dinner with tastes of the Arctic. We dine in style and enjoy the company of new friends in a small group setting onboard this fantastic vessel.

After dinner, our Northern Lights specialists have prepared a tailor made introduction to the upcoming days, the Northern Lights, and some interesting facts about the history of this fascinating destination.

We will hold a workshop for the Northern Lights, informing you on all of the basics that you should know to make the most out of your experience. Why do they appear, what are the chances to see them, how do we predict weather and how do you take amazing photos of the Northern Lights – a short dive into the world of an Arctic explorer over a fresh cup of coffee or hot tea.

The floating home is located in one of the best places to see the Northern Lights, so it’s possible to get a view from your premium cabin or the rooftop of the floating home this night as well.

00:00 A good night’s sleep at your premium cabin onboard the floating home

DAY 3

Day 3 – Brunch, Dog Sledding & Northern Lights Chase

Waking up for a brunch in the fjords is a treat by itself, we want to make this day extra special for you and your group.

09:00-10:30 Brunch at Volda Floating Home

11:00 – 15:30 Dog Sledding*

Dog Sledding is a unique, memorable, and popular Arctic activity that we warmly recommend as a must-do when traveling to the far North.

The team that will be taking care of you is a passionate, knowledgeable and genuine group of dog-sledding professionals. It’s a pure blessing to be able to have them share the amazing feeling that dog sledding brings with happy, strong and healthy Alaskan huskies.

*Please note that if there is not enough snow for the dog sledding activity, we offer a hike with the huskies and visit at the kennel as an alternative.


15:30 – 17:30 – Return to the floating home with an afternoon tea and snacks

17:30 – Dinner

19:30 – 00:00 – Northern Lights Minibus Chase

After helping more than 10,000 customers plan their dream Arctic experiences, we are constantly striving to do everything we can to maximize your chances of seeing the Northern Lights. One of the best ways of doing so is during our comfortable Minibus Chase. We know how to make the most of watching the Northern Lights, and this evening is designed to give you everything you need for the Northern Lights evening of your dreams.

A night in the search of the Northern Lights comes with careful planning and a deep understanding of the weather conditions along with the Northern Lights forecast – this increases the chances for a good sighting. Sometimes we may have to drive for a few hours to get in the right position, but you are in good hands with our knowledgeable guides and certified drivers. We make it effortless for you by including professional photos in this evening experience, you can simply relax and enjoy!


– Certified driver and guide
– Complimentary tripod rental for your own amazing images
– Professional pictures taken during the evening and sent to you within 72 hours after the tour
– Home-cooked warm meal made by local chef
– Coffee, tea & warm chocolate
– Nuts & marshmallows
– Heated minibus with comfortable seating
– Warm suits to be comfortable in the Arctic night
– Possibility to borrow hats and gloves for the duration of the tour

We pick you up and drop you off at  the floating home for this Northern Lights minibus experience.

DAY 4

Day 4 – Sweet goodbyes or the possibility to keep exploring

10:00 – Breakfast at Volda Floating home

12:00 – 14:00 Transfer back to the base camp and checkout

It’s been such an amazing time together, new friends and memories for life, there is plenty to bring home to tell your friends about. For the keen explorers with some extra time available, we would recommend trying any of these optional add-ons for this day:

  • Fjord Excursion by RIB – NOK 850 pp
  • Reindeer Experience – from NOK 1090 pp
  • Arctic Sail Safari – NOK 1700pp

Some FAQ’s 

  • Are flights included?
    • Flights are not included, though you will book a flight to Tromsø, Norway (TOS). Most connections are through Oslo. We recommend SAS or Norwegian Airlines.
  • Can you accommodate dietary requests?
    • We can accommodate all dietary requests if you let us know beforehand.
  • Do you have more questions? Email our team!

Your Hotel: Clarion Hotel The Edge & Volda Floating Home

Modern, comfortable & spacious

Clarion Hotel The Edge 

Volda Floating Home

What our customers say

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