Welcome to 50 Degrees North

We come to work every day as we are truly passionate about the Nordic region – our home. We are here to ensure your Nordic experience is the best it can be, and that you have a really authentic travel experience. One that challenges the traditional way of travelling, and gives you lasting memories to share.

Who we are

50 Degrees North is a Nordic travel specialist with offices in Lillehammer (Norway), Reykjavik (Iceland), Vancouver (Canada) and Melbourne (Australia). We are Scandinavians with a real passion for what we do.

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What we do

50 Degrees North runs boutique, authentic and life changing travel experiences in the Nordic region and beyond. We offer independent holidays, self-drive packages, coastal voyages, active adventures and a whole lot more.


Our difference

We are a privately-owned family run business, and offer unique and responsible travel experiences with a high level of personal service and 24-hour emergency support on the ground in the Nordics.

196 Tours
16 Countries
346 Attractions

Latest News


Foodies get ready: our 'Beautiful Norway' tours are not only about fjords and magnificent scenery

  • Terhi Runnalls Terhi Runnalls

Take a closer look at the boutique hotels and restaurants that we recommend as a part of our independent 'Beautiful Norway' tour across the fjords. We start in Lom, take a culinary stopover in Hafslo after having journeyed along the mountain pass across Sognefjellet, and finish at our beautiful accommodation in Aurland.

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Visit Northern Europe's highest and arguably the most striking mountain pass, along the road over Sognefjellet

  • Terhi Runnalls Terhi Runnalls

Our ‘Beautiful Norway’ tour along the Sognefjellet mountain road: A photographic journey through spectacular mountain scenery and contemporary landscape architecture.

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Kevin Healy

Celebrating under the Northern Lights

  • Guest Writer Guest Writer

Where does a Travel Agent with almost 30 years of travel experience travel to to celebrate turning 50? Somewhere extraordinary was the first thing that came to mind. Of course, the world is full of extraordinary places, so I was searching for somewhere “extra” extraordinary!

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