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The North Cape & Northern Lights

8 Day Tour, from £2425 per person

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
Arrive in Ivalo
Arrive in Ivalo
Arrive in Ivalo, Finland, and transfer to Saariselkä. Spend a day at leisure before meeting your group and tour leader in the evening. (B)
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
Saariselka, Inari & Karasjok
Saariselka, Inari & Karasjok
After breakfast, travel to Inari and visit Siida, The National Museum of the Finnish Sámi. Learn about traditional Sámi culture and explore some of the permanent exhibitions. Continue north west before crossing the border into Norway to arrive at Karasjok, the Sámi capital and home of the Sámi parliament, Samediggi. (B,D)
DAY 4
Karasjok, Honningsvag & the North Cape
Karasjok, Honningsvag & the North Cape
This morning head north and travel through North Cape tunnel to reach Magerøya Island and the North Cape itself. Here you will find the iconic globe sculpture and you can stand with your feet on the very edge of Northern Europe. (B,D)
DAY 5
Honningsvag & Alta
Honningsvag & Alta
Head south through the staggering 123-kilometre long Porsanger Fjord, and on to Alta. Visit the Alta Museum to learn all about the local history of the northern lights 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 Tromsø, 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 Tromsø it is possible to admire snow covered scenery whilst being pulled by 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 UK
This morning, make your way to Tromsø airport for the flight to the UK. Ask a Regent Norway Specialistfor details of the airport shuttle bus. (B)

Pricing Information

8 day tour, from £2425 per person
(Single person supplement + £489)

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 in itinerary (B=Breakfast, D=Dinner)
  • English speaking tour leader
  • Excursions as listed in the itinerary

Tour Route Map


  1. Norway, Tromso
  2. Norway, Alta
  3. Finland, Ivalo

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