Fjords View Excursion
A comfort drive to the dramatic Arctic Ocean Fjords...
Enjoy the tranquility and raw beauty of the Arctic environment in this comfortable drive to the dramatic fjords of Kvaløya Islands. In this varied and relaxed drive with GuideGunnar you will travel the deep fjords for the best coffee and high plateaus for 360 ° panoramic views. Through the alpine off-piste ski enthusiasts' playground of Kattfjordeidet to the ancient rock carvings by the rich fishing ground of Rystraumen strait. GuideGunnar's Fjords View Excursion tour is a Tromsø`s highlight.
In the period November to January, there will be a chance to see the whales. Humpback whales, Finn whales and the Orcas Killer whales come into the Tromsø fjords to feed real close up to the shore, giving you a chance to experience them first hand. We will also have an opportunity to come across moose and reindeers on our way. It`s possible to meet moose and reindeers along the roads too.
Enjoy home made refreshments and good coffee at the Bryggejentene quay cafe in Ersfjord, nicknamed the Northern Lights Fjord as it's a famed location for the best Northern Lights shots.
Kvaløya ancient rock carvings
The strait of Rystraumen holds one of Troms' richest fishing grounds where we will see rock carvings dating back 4500 years depicting hunters and wildlife.
Arctic Cathedral inspiration Håja Island
Among the many views, you will also take in Håja Island which was architect Jan Inge Hovig's inspiration for the landmark Arctic Cathedral, Ishavskatedralen (1965), in Tromsø.
Good comfort transport
GuideGunnar's tours run in a high quality and spacious 14 seater mini bus with on screen introductions to the Arctic.
- Price: NOK 9 500 (1 - 5 guests) / NOK 16 500 (6 - 8 guests) / NOK 21000 (9 - 12 guests)
- Pickup point: Your hotel or cruise ship
- Start time: 9 am / 09.00
- Duration: 5 - 7 hours
- No. of guests: 1 - 12
GuideGunnar's Fjords View Excursion Winter tour includes
- Pick up from your hotel or cruise ship
- GuideGunnar's guide service
- Catering snacks: Skattøra Lefse; Arctic Norway's traditional and locally made pastry with cream and sweet goat cheese.
- Hot black currant jus.
- Camera tripods to share
- Return transport to your accommodation, in the city