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NorwayRoad trip in Norways Arctic Circle

  • Off the beaten track
Get a taste of Norwegian outdoor culture, during this unique 8 day self-drive journey! On arrival, pick up the rental car and head off to Sommarøy, a small island home to abundant wildlife. Explore the island and all its creatures during a peaceful sea kayak excursion. Head inland for a lakeside cabin stay. Expect offbeat activities like hiking with your host and his dogs, canoeing, wild swimming ...

Get a taste of Norwegian outdoor culture, during this unique 8 day self-drive journey! On arrival, pick up the rental car and head off to Sommarøy, a small island home to abundant wildlife. Explore the island and all its creatures during a peaceful sea kayak excursion. Head inland for a lakeside cabin stay. Expect offbeat activities like hiking with your host and his dogs, canoeing, wild swimming and preparing delicious farm to table meals. Drive on to Lyngenfjord for cultural exploration of Sami culture, before ending up in buzzing Tromsø!

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Trip highlights
  • Sailing activities
    Sailing activities
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking
  • Fishing
    Fishing
  • Dog sledding
    Dog sledding
  • Local cuisine
    Local cuisine

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Day 1: Arrival in Tromsø

Welcome to your arctic experience in Norway...

• On arrival, pick up your hybrid rental car and get on the road

• Drive along a scenic road to the beautiful Sommarøy Island, one of the busiest fishing villages in the region

Take it easy for the rest of the day

Visited:
Tromsø

Day 2: Kayaking excursion

• Sommarøy Island is a great location for sea kayaking!

Observe a wide variety of marine life and birds including Dolphins, Puffins, Sea Eagle during a three hour kayaking excursion

• Later, we suggest a stroll around the island by foot or go for a refreshing swim

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Day 3: A taste of Norwegian outdoor culture

• Drive inland for 3 hours to your next accommodation, a cabin by a lake on a Norwegian farm

• Experience a truly authentic Norwegian experience

• Your host was born and raised on the farm. Together, you'll prepare a traditional meal and learn about sustainable life

Visited:

Day 4: Dogs, hikes & canoes

Enjoy a lovely breakfast while sipping coffee overlooking the lake

• Then, your host will join you on a hike, together with a few of his dogs!

• After the hike, head out on the lake for some fishing, paddling or swimming

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Day 5: Lyngenfjord

• Today’s drive is about 2 hours and you will soon meet the Lyngen Mountain Range

• Pass through Lyngenfjord, a beautiful alpine region

• Arrive at a village by the fjord, where you will stay in a cabin by the sea for the next coupe of nights

Visited:
Lyngenfjord

Day 6: Sami heritage

• Spend the day exploring Mandalen Valley

Visit Husflidlag and discover the unique crafts of Sami culture

• If you'd like to know more about Sami, check out the Center for Northern People

• Drive to Birtavarre and stop at Holmenes Coastal Sami Farm, dating back to 1850

• When ready, head back to your cabin

Visited:
Lyngenfjord

Day 7: Tromsø

• Hit the road early for a 3 hour drive to Tromsø. Two ferries en route will provide moments to relax and take in the views

• Reach Tromsø in time for lunch

• On arrival, return the rental car and check-in at your hotel

• Head out to discover the buzzing town on your own

Visited:
Tromsø

Day 8: Tromsø departure

• At the appropriate time transfer to the airport for departure

Safe travels!

Visited:
Tromsø

TromsøLyngenfjord

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

For 2 Adults
SeasonPrice Per Adult
Average trip price
All year round $2,800

Included in the price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent
  • Car rental

Not included in the price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
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