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Musk Ox Safari in Dovrefjell National Park from Oppdal

From US$56.94
  • Guide takes the group to the best places to see musk ox
  • Leisurely guided walk through Dovrefjell National Park
  • Fantastic views and photo ops as you travel
Musk Ox Safari in Dovrefjell National Park from Oppdal
From US$56.94
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Musk Ox Safari in Dovrefjell National Park from Oppdal
From US$56.94
Visit Dovrefjell National Park in search of the elusive Norwegian musk ox on this hiking tour. You can the trail navigation to your guide, focusing your attention on the the park's alpine scenery. You’ll hear about the native flora and fauna as you walk. Your guide knows exactly where and how to spot these huge, docile beasts, giving you the best chance of seeing them in their natural habitat.
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group in Oppdal in the morning, then drive independently to the start of the hike at the entrance to Dovrefjell National Park. Bring extra layers of clothing to accommodate the changing weather, as well as your own lunch.
For the next five to seven hours, follow your guide on the park's trails, keeping an eye out for mountain grouse and reindeer. Enjoy the peace and quiet and the spectacular scenery, punctuated by your guide's commentary on the local flora and fauna.
You'll head for the best possible spots to see the musk ox, planned in advance by your guide. These huge animals may first appear as brown rocks—until they move. Learn about the animals' biology and behavior while getting as close as safety allows for great photos.
Midday, take a break to enjoy the lunch you've brought and coffee provided by your guide.
Reviews (22)
1 - 5 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2018
Beautiful day

We had an excellent day with Sig, the guide and Tell, his dog! The guide was very knowledgeable and bespoked the day for us. We saw two large groups of Musk Ox and spent time observing them at our leisure, Had a excellent picnic sitting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 25 August 2018
It was very good

It was very good planing we start walking with no path on the tundra and we back with a fast trail. We see many musks and some fo them very close. We have very goo too guids and the explanations was very intarasting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile
Moose safari a great experience

Has been a fantastic experience. The guide it's a good driver ,great knowledge of the terrain and an exceptional treatment with customers. Thanks

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile
Highlight of our Trip

Our best experience in Norway so far, the weather was great and the group was small with just four other members. Our guide was very chatty and knowledgable and lead us to a big group of over 20 muskox. Not only were the animals amazing...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile
Great tour

We had a safari on August 7 and were lucky.18 degrees and sunny. Our guides split us in 2 groups and fortunately we saw 13 muskoxes. Some pretty close by. The guides told us much about the various plants and wildlife. In total the trip...More

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Questions & Answers
22 September 2018
Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property
I believe you can travel in the guide's car, if you don't have your own car. But number of people would perhaps be limited to two/three?
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