This tour is conducted by Northern Norway Travel. Wondering why Tromsø is nicknamed "The Gateway to the Arctic"? Join us as we visit Tromsø's most iconic places and learn some interesting history. Depending on your desired duration, the tour is 1 to 3hours.
Travel through time starting at the end of the ice-age, jumping into the 1800’s, and ending with contemporary life in Tromsø.
Let us guide you around the city centre on foot as we visit Tromsø’s most iconic places, tell stories about famous Arctic explorers, and show you statues, memorials, architecture, and historical buildings.
Visit the Polar Museum and build up your appetite for a delicious lunch at our favorite local restaurant.
Your guide will make the experience come alive with stories, local tips, and photo stops along the way.
Depending on your desired duration, the tour includes:
1-hour tour: city walk
2-hour tour: city walk + Polar Museum
3-hour tour: city walk + Polar Museum + Lunch
Please contact us if you would like to start your tour at a specific time.
Please bring: wear warm clothes, warm shoes and bring your camera.
Number of participants: 1-6
Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 1-3 hours
Departure time and place: 10.30am(10:30) flexible departure can request another start time, starting at Northern Norway Travel Shop (Samuel Arnesens Gate 5, Tromso Havn Prostneset Ground Floor).