This is special opportunity to connect snowshoeing and have a local lunch in Polar Cabin. Take a bus 450 from the Tromsø city centre main bus stop: Tromsø Havn Prostneset at 11:40. We will be waiting with snowshoes for you at the bus stop Sør-Vågnes snuplass (arrival cca.12:20) . You will explore the beautiful birch forest and hike steeper slope with spectacular views of the fjords and surrounding mountains. The snowshoeing will be 2,5 hours and it will be approx. 5 km real hike. The Polar Cabin is comfortable and warm. You will get hot lunch (local bacalao, tea, coffee, dessert) and can relax a bit. After the lunch you will be guided to the bus stop, from where you will take the bus back to the city.
LEVEL: MEDIUM. Not suitable for guests with a heart condition or restricted physical ability. Suitable from age 12 years old.
INCLUDED: guide, snowshoes, poles, lunch, dessert, tea, coffee.
DURATION: approx.. 5 hours
PRICE: 890 NOK/PP
TRANSPORT: WITH BUS NUMBER 450 direction Oldervik
From bus terminal Tromsø Prostneset 11:40 departure
to bus stop Sør-Vågnes snuplass 12:20 arrival
Return from bus stop Sør-Vågnes snuplass 16:18 departure
to bus terminal Tromsø Prostneset 16:55 arrival
BUS TICKET PRICE: 75 NOK (ONE WAY) Tickets bought on board, cash only.
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-ACCOMODATION, FOOD AND ACTIVITIES-
Join us on this all inclusive two nights package! It is special opportunity to connect accommodation in a traditional Norwegian cottage located in a birch forest, taste the local food, and snowshoeing/hiking experience. Polar Cabin is a perfect place for outdoor activities, observing Northern Lights in winter or just relaxing, reading books, listening to birds singing and enjoying nature. Suitable for couples, families, group of friends or small groups searching for something extraordinary. The place is very private, quiet and non-touristic. Breathe the nature of Northern Norway and just feel cosy and comfortable, romantic and excited.
Accommodation consists of two private bedrooms. Each room has 4 single beds. The cabin has electricity, water and there is one toilet, one shower and spacious social room with fireplace, barbeque facility outside the cabin.
The program of the package consist of snowshoeing (winter) or hiking (summer) guided activity. We will explore the beautiful birch forest and hike a steeper slope with spectacular views of the fjords and surrounding mountains.
Pick up is at 6pm (18:00) from the main entrance of Clarion Hotel The Edge. We will drive approx. 30 minutes to the parking place and then we will walk 1,3 kilometres from the parking place up the hill to the Polar Cabin. You have to be able to carry or pull your luggage yourself from the parking place to the cabin. It is 30 minutes hike up the hill.
There is never a guarantee of nice weather. The Arctic weather is changing very often. The package can be cancelled in case of extreme or dangerous weather conditions. In case of only bad weather we can prepare flexible program according to guests wishes.
Bring good walking shoes and suitable clothing. We advise all customers to have comprehensive travel insurance.
We are focused on the quality of the activities and we offer good food, adventure, information and service.
Day 1: Arrival with transport (pick up at 6pm in front of hotel The Edge Clarion), dinner
Day 2: Breakfast, guided hiking (summer)/snowshoeing (winter), dinner
Day 3: Breakfast, departure with transport
LEVEL: Medium - not suitable for guests with a heart condition or restricted physical ability. Suitable from age 12 years old.
INCLUDED: 2 dinners, 1 lunch, 2 breakfasts, tea and coffee during all stay, snacks, equipment, guide, accommodation, transport and activity- hiking/snowshoeing (winter).
DURATION: 2 nights
TRANSPORT: pick up at 6pm from main entrance of hotel The Edge Clarion. Back after 2 nights, after breakfast.
PRICE: 5. 660,-NOK per person
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