Northern Lights

I have run this chase since the beginning of the Aurora business in Tromsø in 2006, and have been out there over 1600 nights for give my guests what they came for... Experience Aurora Borealis, the northern lights with GuideGunnar – as seen in `Jakten på Nordlyset`, TVNorge and in `Dem Polarlicht auf der Spur`, NDR Fernsehen

Happy guests under the Northern Lights

GuideGunnar`s Aurora Chase

Season: GuideGunnar's Aurora Chase runs mid September – mid March.

  • Price: NOK 1650 / guest, see chase savers options below.
  • Special KIDS price (1-10 year): One for free / two for one, NOK 1650.
  • Pickup point: Richard Withs Plass, street Kirkegata (Tromsø Domkirke). Google View location >>
  • Start time: 18:30 / 6.30 pm for introduction by your guide.
  • Show up time: 10 mins before departure!
  • Duration: 6 - 8 hours
  • Number of guests: 1 - 6 guests only cause corona! (from September 2021; Max. 10 guests)

GuideGunnar`s Aurora Chase includes

  • Pick up from Richard With`s Plass
  • GuideGunnar's guide service.
  • Catering snacks served around the camp fire: From Lefsekjerringa i Tromsø; Arctic Norway's traditional and locally made pastry with cream and sweet goat cheese. Served with hot black currant jus.
  • Arctic proof warm boots and thermo suit. Dress to impress the Arctic's sub zero temperatures. Note! Clothing for babies and kids not available (smalles suit size is XS, smallest boots EU36)
  • Camera tripods.
  • If we catch a good one, I share GuideGunnar Aurora Chase photographs from your Aurora night with you.
  • A Google Map directions link, showing your Aurora Chase tour route.
  • Return transport to your accommodation, in the city.
  • GuideGunnar's tours run in a high quality, warm and spacious 14 seater mini bus with on screen introductions to Aurora Borealis en route to the lights.

Aurora Pass

Aurora Pass, book 3 chases and save!

GuideGunnar offers a 3 days Aurora Pass for a 10% / NOK 495 saving. See "+ Add to booking" after selecting your first tour to find your second and third night, then enter the Promo Voucher code "AURORAPASS" for your discount to be applied.

Guests with view over the fjord with Northern Lights in full moon

GuideGunnar`s Private Aurora Chase

GuideGunnar's Private Aurora Chase is perfect for work teams, good friends, and family adventures. In this high quality, good service chase into the Arctic wilderness your private group is well looked after by one of Norway’s most innovative and experienced tour guides. GuideGunnar’s Private Aurora Chase also treats you to Norwegian traditional dinner & snacks around the camp fire and presents on screen introduction to the physics wizardry and cultural history of Aurora Borealis. GuideGunnar’s Private Aurora Chase also treats you to Norwegian traditional dinner & snacks around the camp fire and presents on screen introduction to the physics wizardry and cultural history of Aurora Borealis.

Season: GuideGunnar's Private Aurora Chase runs late August – mid April.

  • 1 - 4 guests NOK 9 500
  • 5 - 8 guests NOK 14 500
  • Pickup point Tromsø TOS airport, cruise ship, city hotel or your AirBnb accommodation address.
  • Start time Recommended tour start 17.30 - 19.30, please notify your guide of your preferred start time.
  • Recommended duration 5 - 10 hours
  • Number of guests 1 - 8

Private Aurora Chase includes

  • Pick up from Tromsø airport (TOS), cruise ship, city hotel or your AirBnb accommodation address.
  • GuideGunnar's guide service.
  • Hot meal of your choice from GuideGunnar`s Theatre of Food MENU >>
  • Catering snacks served around the camp fire: From Lefsekjerringa i Tromsø; Arctic Norway's traditional and locally made pastry with cream and sweet goat cheese. Served with hot black currant jus.
  • Arctic proof warm boots and thermo suit. Dress to impress the Arctic's sub zero temperatures. Note! Clothing for babies and kids not available (smalles suit size is XS, smallest boots EU36)
  • Camera tripods.
  • If we catch a good one, I share a GuideGunnar Aurora Chase photographs from your Aurora night with you.
  • A Google Map directions link, showing your Aurora Chase tour route.
  • Return transport to your accommodation, in the city, or back to the airport.
  • GuideGunnar's tours run in a high quality, warm and spacious 14 seater mini bus with on screen introductions to Aurora Borealis en route to the lights.

Aurora Corona, an explotion of colorful Northern Lights

GuideGunnar`s Service & Quality

In your chase for the magical Aurora Borealis, GuideGunnar finds the way to the best weather conditions, delivering a consistently high northern lights finding rate.

In this high quality, good service, small group chase into the Arctic wilderness you are well looked after by one of Norway’s most innovative and experienced tour guides. Educated mountain guide, GuideGunnar was one of the first in Arctic Norway to give global travelers a unique experience under the northern lights. GuideGunnar is known for his energy and enthusiasm, sharing generously his in-depth, local knowledge of heritage and country. In Norway, people also know GuideGunnar from the TVNorge series Jakten på Nordlyset, Chasing the Northern Lights, where he featured prominently throughout ten episodes.

GuideGunnar’s Aurora Chase Tromsø also treats you to Norwegian traditional snacks around the camp fire and presents on screen introduction to the physics wizardry and cultural history of Aurora Borealis.

What is most important to me is that you as a guest shall have the best possible chance to experience what you have come here for; to see the dance of Lady Aurora in the nightern skies.

Good comfort transport

GuideGunnar's tours run in a high quality, warm and spacious 17 seater mini bus with on screen introductions to Aurora en route to the lights.

Passports

Please bring your passport (or other ID for EU citizens) for GuideGunnar's Aurora Chase, as weather conditions might see us chase the lights across the border into Finland.

Why freeze, when you can stay warm!

Get a better Aurora Chase experience by following GuideGunnar`s advice on how to keep warm in the cold north; Please wear the Arctic proof warm suit and thermo boots on offer! Please check out GuideGunnar's Clothing and Gear for the Arctic Environment page for more information of how you should dress and prepare yourself before you arrive Tromsø.

Bathrooms

While GuideGunnar's Aurora Chase is a wilderness tour with bathroom facilities that of nature's own, there might be bathroom facilities en route on the Aurora Chase. Please don't hesitate to ask.

Insurance, responsibility and cancellations

Please check and read carefully >>

 

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