From  £2560
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Travel north of the Arctic Circle
  • Voyage through deep Arctic fjords
  • Search for the elusive northern lights
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The North Cape & Northern Lights

8 Day Tour, from £2560 per person
Itinerary Dates
2019
13 Jan  -  20 Jan
27 Jan  -  03 Feb
17 Feb  -  24 Feb
24 Feb  -  03 Mar

Travel north of the Arctic Circle to stand on the cliff edge at the northernmost tip of Europe. By day, discover Norway’s landscapes as you voyage through deep Arctic fjords, pass towering mountainous peaks and race through snowy landscapes on husky, snowmobile and reindeer safaris. By night, set off into the remote countryside in search of the elusive northern lights and opt to overnight in a snow hotel.
 

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO IVALO
FLY TO IVALO

Arrive in Ivalo, Finland, and transfer to Saariselka. Spend a day at leisure before meeting your group and tour leader in the evening.

 

 

DAY 2
SAARISELKA
SAARISELKA

Spend a day at leisure or speak to a Regent Arctic Travel Specialist about booking optional activities. From reindeer, husky and snowmobile safaris to ice-fishing on frozen lakes, there’s plenty to entertain. This evening, embark on a northern lights hunt by sleigh. (B)

 

 

DAY 3
INARI & KARASJOK
INARI & KARASJOK

After breakfast, travel to Inari and visit the Siida Sami Museum to begin a day learning about traditional Lappish Sami culture. Continue north west before crossing the border into Norway to arrive at Karasjok, the Sami capital and home of the Sami parliament, Samediggi. (B,D)

 

 

DAY 4
HONNINGSVAG & THE NORTH CAPE
HONNINGSVAG & THE NORTH CAPE

This morning head north and travel through the North Cape tunnel to reach Mageroya Island and the North Cape itself. Here you’ll find the iconic globe sculpture and you can  stand with your feet on the very edge of Northern Europe. (B,D)

 

 

DAY 5
HONNINGSVAG TO ALTA
HONNINGSVAG TO ALTA

Head south through the staggering 123-kilometre long Porsanger Fjord, and on to Alta. Visit the Alta Museum to learn all about this mysterious phenomenon before enjoying a free afternoon to explore the town or book an excursion. This evening, we suggest upgrading your hotel room to a night at the Sorrisniva Igloo hotel, Norway’s largest and the world’s northernmost ice hotel. (B)

 

 

DAY 6
ALTA TO TROMSO
ALTA TO TROMSO

Head through scenic Arctic Fjords before arriving in , the former starting point for many North Pole expeditions. Enjoy free time to explore the ‘Paris of the north’ – perhaps climb aboard the Fjellheisen aerial tramway to ascend to a mountain-top viewpoint overlooking the city. In the evening, embark on a northern lights safari to search for the aurora borealis, which includes a light evening meal. (B,D)

 

 

DAY 7
TROMSO
TROMSO

Enjoy a day at leisure. From  it is easily possible to admire the snow covered scenery whilst being pulled by a herd of reindeer, set sail on a whale watching cruise on the open sea, or even try your hand at snowmobiling or cross country skiing. (B)

 

 

DAY 8
FLY TO THE UK

This morning, make your way to  airport for the flight to the UK. Ask our staff for details of the shuttle bus. (B)

 

 

Pricing Information

8 day tour, from £2560 per person
(Single person supplement + £645)

Price Includes

  •     Flights from London Gatwick to Ivalo / Return from Tromso with Norwegian Air
  •     7 nights accommodation in 3-star hotels in a twin / double room including breakfast
  •     Meals as specified (B=Breakfast, L= Lunch, D=Dinner)
  •     English speaking tour leader
  •     Excursions as listed in the itinerary
  •     Arrival transfers  

Price Excludes

  • Meals other than specified
  • Any excursions or entrance fees not listed
  • Departure transfers
  • Gratuities and tips

 


Itinerary Dates  
13 Jan 2019
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20 Jan 2019
SOLD OUT
27 Jan 2019
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03 Feb 2019
17 Feb 2019
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24 Feb 2019
24 Feb 2019
-
03 Mar 2019

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  1. Norway, Alta
  2. Norway, Tromso

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