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Work as a Northern Lights Guide Winter 2019/20

Go out in nature, experience the Northern Lights with guests from all across the world

Do you have what it takes? Apply for the job as a Northern Lights Guide in the Arctic with Pukka Travels – We are expanding and have open positions for Northern Lights Guides to take our guests out for their once-in-a-lifetime experience. Northern Lights for a living? Yes it’s possible

About Pukka Travels 

We are working on becoming more environmentally friendly everyday

Mother nature is our number one girl, and we are trying to pave the way on environmentally friendly travel in the Arctic. In order to do this, we are working on becoming better and better every day. Read more about our Eco Lighthouse Certification Here. Being part of the Pukka Travels team also means caring for the environment, and working towards making our organization “greener” than the Northern Lights!

Arctic Experts Here to Help

Our team may come from all over the world, but we all call the Arctic our home, and have taken the time to explore our backyard together. We are here to help our guests plan the best trip possible. Being a guide means sharing this experience with our guests, we are here to do everything in order to make their trip to the Arctic a trip to remember forever!

Here to help, 7 Days Per Week

Our support team is available to help plan a dream trip 7 days per week. We are here to help! Read more about our what services we provide here

The Pukka Philosophy

Some reviews from our Pukka Travelers 

  • jswart18
    5 star rating

    Sublime Northern Light tour We had an amazing tour. We had 2 fantastic guides. Took all the time and patience. Created a good atmosphere.... read more

    5 star rating

    Nice trip We had the Tesla Trip with our guide, José.
    It was a fun trip. We saw beautiful sceneries and had a...
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    5 star rating

    Pretty awesome experience The tour guide was very welcoming and knowledgeable. It was extremely cold but we got to see the northern lights... read more

  • 720danielw
    5 star rating

    Snow Shoe Hiking I've booked a snowshoe hike. It was pretty cool, we were a group of 6 people. Our guide Kamila was... read more

    5 star rating

    Awesome Lofoten Scenic Drive tour! We booked the Lofoten Scenic Drive tour for our visit to Lofoten on our cruise. Hamnøy was one of the... read more

    5 star rating

    Excellent Choice We thoroughly enjoyed our northern light tour with Pukka. It took a few hours for the lights to arrive,... read more

  • stephanbosma
    5 star rating

    Chasing the Northern light in a minivan We had an amaizing trip we spend time on a smal beach with a campfire, a clear sky and great... read more

    Kennedy E
    5 star rating

    Simply Amazing! I absolutely loved this Northern Lights chase! Our guide was very knowledgable about the science behind the lights and the... read more

    5 star rating

    Highlight of our trip to Lofoten Our sailing safari trip was just an amazing experience! Jenna and Nick were awesome, they made a perfect day for... read more

  • Ella B
    5 star rating

    Amazing Tour Thank you for your great review!
    Experiencing the dancing green lady can really present challenges for Northern Lights chasers! But...
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    Sheri B
    5 star rating

    Dynamic duo Dear Sheri,

    Great to hear that you also had a great evening with our dynamic duo Sigrid and Lucas! We will...
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    Luca G
    5 star rating

    great experience,32/5000 pity not to have caught anything great experience. the catamaran was really nice, the weather was not good so fishing was short, the view from the... read more

  • OnAir570065
    5 star rating

    Surprising - relaxed - wonderful We decided the last minute to take part in it - best choice ever. Warm snuggly suits given, boots if... read more

    5 star rating

    Northern Light chase We had bad weather conditions, but our guide kept searching for a good spot. We saw the Northern Light en... read more

    5 star rating

    Well organised We booked two experiences through Pukka Travels. I have no complaints, both went off without a hitch.
    The Northern Lights chase...
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  • waadtch
    5 star rating

    This is it - your best Tromso experience for the Northern Lights! We had an experience of a lifetime! We had great guides (Dawid and a Swede-Finn driver) who worked tirelessly towards... read more

    5 star rating

    Reindeer feeding & husky sledding Fantastic service from pick up and drop off to excursions themselves. Both the reindeer feeding and husky sledding days were... read more

    5 star rating

    Unique experience! I liked how people Pukka Travels handle things; they are very friendly and professional at the same time, and they... read more


– European passport

– Driving license, comfortable driving in the dark and on icy roads

– Passion for meeting people and create memorable experiences

– Natural communicator with positive energy

– Photography skills and/or “quick learning abilities”

Working as a guide

  • Share the passion for Arctic nature
  • Show the Arctic to travelers from all around the world
  • Make guiding fun and active for our guests
  • Enjoy taking photos of of our clients and the nature
  • Educate guests on history and photography
  • Be a great team player – work should be fun!

Your experience working in the Arctic

  • Living in “the capital of the Arctic” Tromsø, Norway
  • Be out in nature while working
  • Experience a unique way of work & life
  • Challenge yourself to be a fantastic guide
  • International community – seasonal work abroad
  • Pukka Travels in growing – join the journey!
fishing in tromsø

Working with us, you have the ability to combine the two best things in life - be around great people and enjoy the Arctic Nature

If you are natural communicator that would make a great Arctic Guide – this could be for you!

Snapshots from your office

Apply as a guide

Check out our tours 

Meet the team

About Pukka Travels