Aurora Highlights & Hurtigruten Tour

Sail the North Cape of Norway to your glass igloo and snow hotel aurora stay!

Visit one of the northernmost inhabited areas in the world and experience a unique Sami culture, amazing scenery and exhilarating winter activities with our new short tour, Aurora Highlights. Spend a night in the magical Kirkenes Snow Hote​l, Hurtigruten cruise along the famous fjords around the North Cape and try your hand at dog-sledding, arctic king crab fishing and reindeer sledding. If conditions are right —be dazzled by the northern lights, preferably on the night you are sleeping in the Finnish glass igloo at Kakslauttanen, Finland.

Day 1: Welcome to Tromsø, the capital of Arctic

Day 2: Day in Tromsø to explore the town and its surroundings

Day 3: Embark on your Hurtigruten Voyage, northbound to Kirkenes

Day 4: Honningsvåg and the North Cape

Day 5: Arrive into Kirkenes port, transfer to the Snowhotel with a Arctic King Crab Safari

Day 6: Transfer to Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort and settle into your Glass Igloo

Day 7: Husky Safari and then Aurora Hunting by reindeer in the evening

Day 8: Depart to Ivalo airport for your flight onwards

kakslauttanenNorthern Lights

Highlights of this Northern Lights tour:
  • Hurtigruten voyage over the North Cape - go to mainland Europe's most northernly point at the North Cape.

  • Snowhotel, option to stay in one of the magnificent suites containing art made from snow and ice. Or explore the snowhotel and then get cozy in a Gamme cabin.

  • Arctic King Crab Safari - one of the activity highlights of the North.

  • Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort with Glass Igloo stay.

  • Winter activities - our tours offer great value and choice. This tour includes: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 5 dinners, Arctic city walk Tromsø, Arctic King Crab Safari, Husky safari and Aurora Hunting by Reindeer sled.

Read further about the prices and dates for our Aurora Highlights tour.

Credit: Vidar Moloekken, Visit Northern Norway, Kakslattuen Valtteri Hirvonen