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NorthernShots Tours

#33 of 135 Tours in Tromso
Tromso, Norway
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About NorthernShots Tours
We are a northern lights (Aurora Borealis) and photography tour company based in Tromso. Our guided northern lights excursions leave at 18:00 from the city center of Tromsø (or hotel pickup for some expeditions) every single evening from October to April. Come and visit us at our "Booking Point" shop any day from 10:00 in Roald Amundsends plass 1B!
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Spotting the northern lights is notoriously hit or miss—and photographing them is just as tricky. Hugely increase your chances on this this tour from Tromsø, led by professional photographers who can assist you with getting the best possible shots. Your experienced aurora-hunter guides take you out of the city and into the countryside, to a location selected, on account of the evening's conditions, for maximum light-spotting potential.
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Émilie H wrote a review Feb 2021
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We had an amazing experience chasing the lights with Christian. The weather was really bad in Tromsø but our guide really did so much efforts (and kilometers) to provide us with the best spots imaginable. He explained a lot about the lights and how to take good shots. He also took amazing pictures of our little french group for which we are really grateful. Regarding covid-19, we were asked to bing a mask and used a private van (we were 6). We had a student discount. I highly recommend this tour since the lights are hard to see from the city and the guide was really nice and helpful ! Emilie.
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Trip11823379995 wrote a review Mar 2020
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Just got back from Tromso and I have to say this is the best tour company to see the Northern Lights. Not only are the guides knowledgeable, but they weren't afraid to move to a different location to ensure we got to see it. How do I know? I met people who went out on the same night didn't see anything, but we did! Thanks to Sara and everyone at NorthernShotsTours. You're the best!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Erik the Viking wrote a review Mar 2020
Woking, United Kingdom63 contributions11 helpful votes
A massive thank you to Tom and Barbara (for those oldies out there not the ones from the good life) Both were knowledgeable on how to set cameras up to achieve best possible pictures Company supplied a limited amount of tripods but would take your own After 3 unsuccessful nights we were rewarded with a fantastic lights show If you are looking to see the lights then this pass makes perfect sense
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ilikaiblue wrote a review Mar 2020
Woking, United Kingdom2 contributions
Our guide Tom was extremely helpful with setting up cameras and spoke to each individual on the way to our viewing spot. We missed the hot chocolate and cookies as would have to leave our cameras set up and trek back to the bus. Am looking forward to the next few days and hope they are as enjoyable.
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elliejo66 wrote a review Mar 2020
Oslo, Norway31 contributions43 helpful votes
We did the evening your which laste just over 7 hours. Dedicated and informative tour guide. No guarantees to see anything, but we experienced a spectacular aurora show towards the end of the evening. We spent some time outside, and it can get pretty cold standing about. Make sure to wear good warm boots with thick soles. It was my feet that got cold. But you can always get on to the bus to warm up a bit. All in all a great trip.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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