Activities in Norwegian Lapland

Northern Norway, and Norwegian Lapland is home to some amazing activities both on land and the fjords around the coast. Whether dog sledding in Norway, joining a Northern Lights tour in Norway, or even Whale Watching in Norway – the rugged wilderness, combined with the picturesque countryside is a true hit. For those looking for milder temperatures, coastal destinations such as activities in Tromso, Narvik and tours in Lyngenfjord are worth considering as the sea holds average temperatures to a milder average of – 3 degrees in  winter.

Polar Park including transport wintertime

6 hours approx
Polar Park is the world's northernmost animal park, and home to Norway's large predators such as bears, wolves, in addition to lynx as well as deer,...

Guided cross country ski trip – Tromsø Outdoor

Duration 3 hours approx
Once in Norway you cannot leave without trying our national sport. This tour is a fantastic introduction to cross-country skiing for beginners in...

Guided Snowshoeing Hill Hike on Kvaløya – Tromsø Outdoor

5 hours approx
A choice for those who are out to explore more! Immerse yourself in our outdoor snowshoe hike. Experience wild nature and Northern Norway elements...

”Troll Hunting” by snowmobile – Lyngen Adventure

Join us on an exciting snowmobiling adventure between giant mountains and learn how these imposing summits inspired Norwegian folklore.

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Whales in Skjervøy and Crystal Lavvo overnight in Lyngen – Green Gold of Norway

24 hours approx
Join us on a 29-hour whale watching and Northern Lights program!

Northern Lights Chase by bus – Northern Lights Tromsø

5 hours approx
Come chase the Northern Lights with us! Finding them is magical, simply magical. You think you must be dreaming, especially when you catch them...

Reindeer feeding in SamiCamp

3 hours approx
In the camp you can feed the reindeer herd and learn about the Sami culture and the Sami way of living. An English speaking sami guide will be...

Crash-course in Cross-country – Lyngen Adventure

This might be the perfect start on your Norwegian winter holiday. With our beginner course we will make sure you know all the techniques and skills...

Discover the Aurora – Tromsø University Museum

1-2 hours approx
This is a “must do” activity for all Northern Lights enthusiasts. Get a broad understanding of what causes Northern Lights and learn more about...

Highlight activities in Norway

Those booking activities in Arctic Norway are treated to spectacular and dramatic scenery with warm hospitality and the chance to experience both the urban and wilderness Arctic environments. Whether visiting for wildlife encounters from Orca to Wolves, dog or reindeer sledding and snowmobiling in the winter, or hiking, fishing for king crabs, whale watching or a midnight sun cruise in the summer – Norway has it all.

The network of Fjords on the coast give way to both urban life with towns and cities like Tromso and Narvik, with the land rising quickly into the mountains that stretch to the Swedish boarder. Norwegian Lapland stretches to the most northerly point of Lapland and boasts the most northerly point of Europe at the North Cape. Norwegian Lapland boast the most Northerly city in the world including the most northerly coffee bar (Longyearbyen), 18-hole golf course, brewery, Mosque, Cathedral, University and elite division football team (Tromso), the most northerly coral reef (North Cape), and the world’s most northerly Wildlife Park (Polar Park).