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Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten – Escorted Tour with 50 Degrees North

Arctic Light Auroras & Hurtigruten – Escorted Tour with 50 Degrees North

Ørjan Bertelsen, Hurtigruten

Tour Summary

The Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten is a 50 Degrees North exclusive escorted voyage & tour of Norway and Northern Finland. The 14 days tour includes 9 days inside of the Aurora Zone giving you the perfect chance to experience the Northern Lights. The tour is limited to 10-16 passengers assuring you will be travelling as a small like-minded group. You will be escorted by a member of the 50 Degrees North Scandinavian team who will take care of everything during the tour and provide knowledge of the history and local culture of areas where you travel.

Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten - Escorted Tour with 50 Degrees North

The Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten is a 50 Degrees North exclusive escorted voyage & tour of Norway and Northern Finland. The 14 days tour includes 9 days inside of the Aurora Zone giving you the perfect chance to experience the Northern Lights.

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Oslo and Bergen

This tour starts in Oslo, Norway and ends in the northern Finnish city of Inari. Included in the tour is the beautiful train journey from Oslo to Bergen with reserved seats. You also receive walking tours of Oslo and Bergen as well as a 24 hour city pass allowing you to explore both cities at you leisure.

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6 Night Hurtigruten Cruise

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The 6 night cruise on the one of the Hurtigruten vessel that sail from Bergen on route to Kirkenes in the far north of Norway near the Finnish and Russian borders. The cruise include an outside cabin with the choice of U or P Class (Arctic Superior). On the cruise you will visit Trondheim before crossing over the arctic circle and visiting the amazing Lofoten Islands. You will sail to the “gateway of the arctic” at Tromsø before visiting Honningsvåg and the rugged Nordkapp (North Cape). The cruise disembarks in the beautiful northern city of Kirkenes where you explore the frozen fjords while catching, cooking and eating the Arctic King Crab.

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Kirkenes Snow Hotel

Your next destination is the amazing Kirkenes Snow Hotel giving you a once in a lifetime experience of sleeping in a snow igloo with ice carvings. The rooms include thermal mattress and you are provided with a sleeping bag to stay warm during the night. The Snow Hotel is very popular and one of the many highlights on this tour.

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Kirkenes to Inari

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Snowmobile Safari – 50 Degrees North

Travel via bus from Kirkenes to Inari which is located in Finnish Lapland.  This is a beautiful drive past frozen lakes and snow covered forests. Check into the Wilderness Hotel in your own glass roofed aurora cabin. These glass cabins allow you to experience the Northern Lights and the crystal clear night sky from the comfort of your room. The rooms face north and have a fantastic view of Lake Inari. You stay in Inari for 3 nights and you will enjoy Reindeer, Snowmobile and Husky Safaris around the arctic wilderness. You will then receive a transfer to Ivalo Airport to finish your tour.

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Tour Highlights

  • Oslo to Bergen scenic train journey
  • Dinner above Oslo at Ekebergrestauranten
  • Hurtigruten Coastal Voyage – P or U class (Arctic Superior)
  • Sightseeing with a private guide in Bergen and Oslo
  • Explore the Bergen fishmarket & harbour
  • Stay overnight in a traditional Gamme cabin at the Snowhotel in Kirkenes
  • Snowmobile, reindeer & husky safari in Finnish Lapland
  • Stay in an Aurora Cabin at the new Inari Wilderness Hotel
  • 9 days within the Aurora Zone
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Tour ItineraryARCTIC LIGHT, AURORAS & HURTIGRUTEN – ESCORTED TOUR WITH 50 DEGREES NORTH Itinerary

The specially designed itinerary of the Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten Tour provides you the opportunity to explore on your own while also proving the structure you require on a guided tour. The tour provides a social aspect as you join other travellers for dinner at night where you an share the days stories.

Day 1 – Arrive Oslo; meet your escort & group for the welcome dinner
Day 2 – City tour of Oslo: Vigeland Park, Viking Ship, Fram and Folklore museums.
Day 3 – Oslo to Bergen train journey
Day 4 – Bergen – fish markets & Bryggen Harbour walking tour
Day 5 – Winter Journey on the Hurtigruten
Day 6 – The Royal City of Trondheim
Day 7 – Arctic Circle and Lofoten Islands
Day 8 – Tromsø – Gateway to the Arctic
Day 9 – Honningsvåg and the North Cape
Day 10 – King Crab Safari & Snowhotel visit
Day 11 – Kirkenes to Inari by bus – check into your glass roofed aurora cabin
Day 12 – Reindeer Safari & Snowmobile Safari
Day 13 – Husky Safari and farewell dinner
Day 14 – Transfer to Ivalo Airport

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Tour Inclusions

  • 50 Degrees North escort throughout the voyage & tour: Part tour guide, part confidante, part concierge, and part friend, our professional escorts are with you throughout your travel experience.
  • Daily breakfast
  • Oslo to Bergen train with seat reservation
  • Walking tours of Oslo and Bergen (3 hours)
  • Oslo & Bergen city pass valid 24-hours
  • Overnight in comfortable hotels in Oslo, Bergen (Superior roomwith harbour view)
  • Welcome dinner above Oslo at the Ekebergrestauranten
  • Overnight in a Gamme cabin at the Kirkenes Snowhotel including dinner
  • Two nights in a wilderness room including dinner
  • Overnight in Aurora cabins (similar to a glass igloo with open glass roof)
  • Farewell dinner
  • Voyage from Bergen to Kirkenes MS Finnmark 6 nights in a twin superior U or P Class (Arctic Superior) outside cabin with kettle, water package, amenity kit, TV, toilet & shower (Pre-booked cabin upgrades available on request subject to availability). Please see note about 2020 cabins.
  • Full board on board the Hurtigruten ship (buffet breakfasts and lunches, tea & coffee with meals, and a 3 course sit down dinner in the evening + water package)
  • Transfers: Kirkenes to Inari, Inari to Ivalo Airport
  • Winter activities included: King Crab Safari, Reindeer Farm Visit, Snowmobile Safari, Husky Safari and visit to Aurora Camp. (Please note that the Hurtigruten optional activities are not included.)
  • Warm outer gear for the King Crab Safari, Snowmobiling Safari and Husky Safari
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Taxes and service fees

To book this amazing Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten click here or visit 50 Degrees North for the full range of their Northern Lights tours.

Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten - Escorted Tour with 50 Degrees North

The Arctic Light, Auroras & Hurtigruten is a 50 Degrees North exclusive escorted voyage & tour of Norway and Northern Finland. The 14 days tour includes 9 days inside of the Aurora Zone giving you the perfect chance to experience the Northern Lights.

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Travel Insurance
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