Hurtigruten - "Die schönste Seereise der Welt"
AURORASPIRIT has established the most modern and northernmost distillery in the world. The Lyngen Alps, the fjords and the Arctic wilderness gives an excellent frame for making whisky and other alcohols.
AURORASPIRIT has established the most modern and northernmost distillery in the world. The Lyngen Alps, the fjords and the Arctic wilderness gives an excellent frame for making whisky and other alcohols. All products are based on local herbs, berries and glacier water. All alcohol products are named Bivrost,The Brand name Bivrost comes from old Norse language, used for the Northern Lights. Bivrost was believed to be a bridge between heaven and earth, guarded by the fierce god Heimdall of Norse mythology. At our spectacular visitor centre you can learn about Bivrost, Norse mythology and about making alcohol under the Northern Lights.
08.45: Pick Up in Tromsø City Centre (Prostneset/ Visit Tromsø)
Transfer through the spectacular Lyngen Alps by bus and a beautyful ferry trip. You will receive a snack and a hot beverage during the transfer.
10.45: Arrival at Lyngen Resort and AuroraSpirit
11.00: Arctic Distillation Experience
12.00: Local food and coffee, possibilities of other activites or just relax in the arctic surroundings
14.00: Transfer back to Tromsø City Centre
15.45: Arrival Tromsø City Centre
At the Arctic Distillation experience, one of our qualified staff members will guide you through the process of manufacturing various types of spirits such as vodka, aquavit, gin and whisky. You’ll get a glimpse into the mysterious past of Viking age drinking customs, making moonshine in Northern Norway, and learn about hi-tech alcohol production on top of the world. During this exciting guided tour, you will see, feel and smell Arctic ingredients. The tour includes a complementary tasting glass.
After the tour, you will enjoy a good meal and have the option of attending other activities (*Note: you have to pre-book before departure from Tromsø.)