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NorthernShots Tours

#32 of 109 Tours in Tromso
Opens in 18 min: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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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...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Kaigata 2A | Pick up location: Kaigata 2A, Tromso 9008, Norway
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All reviews cookies finnish border day pass these guys tour guide was great a great job explaining aurora chase northern lights nights tour give tips solar activity first night clear sky hot chocolate camera settings different locations natural phenomenon
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice and professional guides. They help each one when setting up the cameras or if you want to know more about aurora, they also explain. The trip is twice as long on the bus than watching the aurora, but it is worth to be patient....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MartesmartesAD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to purchase the aurora pass since we would be in Tromsø for 5 nights and are convinced it was the right choice. The tours are organized, the bus is comfortable and the guides Sebastian and Morgan are very experient and took us always...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gugabello
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This aurora pass is so worth getting, we went 3 nights out of 4 and absolutely loved it. Great tour with very knowledgeable and helpful tour guides. Definitely bring a DSLR camera if you can as it adds so much to the experience being able...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jbuck100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This trip does what it says on the tin basically... it’s pretty simple you get on a bus and you go find the Northern lights. We booked this trip last minute and still managed to get on it is very expensive for what it is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Naomi H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I went out 24th January with Sebastian and Christian, but they are also knew like as Little Star and Grismaw (or something like that, sorry guys). They presents to us like the "dream team" and actually they are because they are very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NordicDreamer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide was great in explaining the facts about Aurora Borealis and camera settings. Then he left to take his own pictures to offer them for sale. I get it, it is not an obligation to buy, but a photographer should offer more support than...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andy19099
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour is called Aurora Chase with Professional photographers and I can't deny they are professional. Our tour guide gave us an excellent lecture about the scientific aspect of the lights as well as a crash course on the camera settings. Then he disappeared to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got the 7 day pass because the whole point of our Scandivanian trip was to see the Northern Lights and we wanted to maximise our chances. It was the perfect decision! We saw the lights 5 nights out of 6: two were weak, one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank moniqx
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Wow did we get our moneys worth! We first thought that we would rent a car and see if we can drive around and see the northern lights. That would have been a mistake as we would not have seen any northern lights. These guys...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jonas L
Reviewed 5 January 2019

The night I went there were two large buses and a mini bus as part of the tour. This sometimes made it difficult to get a good photo spot free of lights and/or people, and our professional photographer was spread pretty thin. The places we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Road51477788678
16 December 2018|
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Response from Francesco G | Property representative |
Hi, professional photos of you with the northern lights can be requested to your guide during the tour. They are not included in the tour. However, it costs nothing to have them taken by the photographer. You will be able to... More
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Jinous A
28 November 2017|
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Response from Sara L | Property representative |
Hi! There are different types of Northern Lights tours one can choose In Tromsø. We conduct an Aurora Chase, a dynamic tour that lasts up to 7 hours and does not have a pre-determined itinerary but adapt instead to the... More
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13 September 2017|
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Hi Elena, there is no better period for Northern Lights as far as you have a dark clear sky above your head and solar activity able to sparkle the Aurora. From October to April those conditions can be always potentially met... More
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