From  £1625
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Stay in picturesque wooden lodges surrounded by mountains and fjords
  • Enjoy a nature photography workshop and put your new skills to the test - photographing wildlife in the arctic light
  • Hunt for the northern lights and learn how to photograph them
  • Search for the elusive Norwegian moose in its natural habitat
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Images of Vesteralen

5 Day Tour, from £1625 per person

The mountains and fjords of the Vesterålen archipelago in Northern Norway are a nature lovers’ paradise; by day white-tailed eagles and seals compete for herring in the frozen waters and by night the northern lights swirl over towering snow-capped peaks and islets.

On this program, designed with photography in mind, join guesthouse host and nature photographer Ian on a wildlife discovery on the edge of the Arctic. This itinerary is ideal for northern lights seekers looking to get off the beaten track and explore all that this stunning archipelago has to offer.

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO EVENES
FLY TO EVENES

Fly to Harstad/Narvik Airport in Evenes and transfer to Ringstad Sjøhus – a warm and welcoming traditional wooden guesthouse on the edge of the fjord, surrounded by islets and mountains. After dinner, meet the photographer for tips and hints on capturing the aurora borealis before heading out on a northern lights hunt. (D)

Accommodation
Ringstad Sjohus
DAY 2
EAGLE BOAT SAFARI
EAGLE BOAT SAFARI

Enjoy a nature photography workshop, learning skills to capture wildlife and landscapes in the arctic light, before joining a boat safari in search of white-tailed eagles. Whales, seals and sea otters are also regularly sighted. Venture out after dinner for another attempt to capture the flickering ribbons of the northern lights. (B,L,D)

Accommodation
Ringstad Sjohus
DAY 3
SNOWSHOE PANORAMA
SNOWSHOE PANORAMA

Before sunrise is the best time to search for Norway’s elusive moose. Join the photographer and guide on an early morning safari to search for the giant beasts before donning snowshoes for a trek to Vetten. Here, snow-covered panoramas from the top of the mountain are picture-perfect. After dinner, await the northern lights around an open fire. (B,L,D)

Accommodation
Ringstad Sjohus
DAY 4
VESTERÅLEN
VESTERÅLEN

Join a local guide on a half-day minibus tour of the archipelago, learning about life in this isolated part of Northern Norway. The sightseeing tour is specially designed to visit top viewpoints and photogenic locations. (B,L,D)

Accommodation
Ringstad Sjohus
DAY 5
FLY TO THE UK
FLY TO THE UK

After breakfast, transfer back the Harstad/Narvik Airport in Evenes for your onward flight. (B)

Pricing Information

5 day tour, from £1625 per person
(Single person supplement + £430)

Price Includes

  • Return International flights from the UK to Norway 
  • 4 nights accommodation at Ringstad Sjohus
  • Meals as specified (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • All transfers and transportation
  • Excursion - Photography Workshops & Northern Lights Hunt
  • Excursion - Nature Photography Workshop & Sea Eagle Boat Safari
  • Excursion - Moose Safari & Snowshoe Hike
  • Excursion - Northern Lights Around an Open Fire
  • Excursion - Vesterålen Sightseeing 

Price Excludes

  • Travel insurance
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional excursions
  • Beverages and items of a personal nature

Price Includes

Price Excludes

Price Notes

  • Price is based on two people sharing
  • This trip is available daily (subject to availability) from November - January.
  • Transfers and excursions may be shared and the order of excursions maybe changed depending on weather. 
  • International flights from the UK are based out of London in economy class. Regional flights may be available (supplements may apply)

Tour Route Map


  1. Norway, Vesteralen Archipelago

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Ringstad Sjohus
Ringstad Sjohus
Ringstad Sjohus This stunning harbour-front guesthouse, which translates to The House on the Outside, is found in the town of Bo in the Vesteralen region of Norway.The guesthouse......

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