Experience reindeer sledding and the aurora on the edge of Tromsø. Learn about the Sami lifestyle, enjoy the polar night and hopefully see the Northern Lights.
On this exciting tour, you will learn about how they drive the reindeer sled and also gain a real insight into the fascinating Sami culture. Learn about the reindeer, how they take care of them and the way they can used the reindeer for handicraft, clothes and of course for food for the family. After your ride in the reindeer-driven sled, you can try lasso throwing and hear joik, the traditional sami song, sami culture and perhaps a cup of black coffee in the Lavvo ( Tipi). There will also be time to visit our Sami handicraft lavvo where you can see more handicraft and buy some product.
Join an authentic Sami guide from a reindeer herding family for an unforgettable experience of pure reindeer sledding and Sami culture at the edge of Tromsø, while taking in the sights of the Lyngen Alps – with fjord and mountains. The Polar Night and hopefully Northern Lights will create lifelong memories.
During the visit you will experience: Reindeer sledding trip , lasso throwing, storytelling, joik (traditional Sami song), a taste of black coffee in the wooden lavvo, and hot soup with reindeer meat.
The meal will be served in our Lavvo.
Make your choice for meal:
Reindeer soup ( Bidos )
Anyone visiting AURORA ALPS basecamp at Breivikeidet will now have the opportunity to buy suvernies from our selection.
OBS! Only Tromsø departures possible in the evening as it does not correspond with the last ferry to Lyngen
Periode: 01.12 - 30.03
Included: Guide, transfer (50 min each way), warm clothes, boots, hot drinks, hot meal
Duration: 5 hours
Number of participants: 2-20
Level of difficulty: Medium
Departure time and place: 7pm (19:00) at Scandic Ishavshotel