Best Arctic

Best Arctic

Explore the Arctic with us all year round!

Travel with our winter & summer Arctic Routes and explore Northern Norway.

Chase the northern lights, go dog-sledding, snowmobile, and whale-watching among many other activities.

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Life-changing experiences – The Arctic Way

We put our heart and soul into delivering life-changing experiences, based on quality and authenticity, to you.

The Arctic Way.



We offer activities from several hubs in Northern Norway.



Join us during Summer 2023 in Tromsø, Lofoten, or both. We have daily activities, scenic bus tours, and packtivities available for you.

From NOK 3490 / pp

Whale-watching from Svolvær

Join us on an Arctic Whale Watching Safari, in Andenes, with bus transport from Svolvær, and watch the majestic orcas and sperm whales, above the Arctic Circle, in Norway.

From NOK 1500 / pp

Round trip by Arctic Route bus and Hurtigruten ship into Trollfjord from Lofoten

Visit the hometown of Hurtigruten, the brand-new museum, and explore the village of Stormarknes on foot.

On your way back to Svolvær, you will join the famous Hurtigruten ship, while visiting Norway’s most iconic northern fjord: Trollfjord.

From NOK 790 / pp

1-hour Photo & History Cruise

Join a Tromsø fjord photography and history cruise: enjoy a peaceful cruise in Arctic waters combined with the fascinating history of the unique boat Hermes II.

This short yet exciting sightseeing tour offers a great way to discover Tromsø from the sea.

From NOK 1700 / pp

Arctic Summer Sailing Safari

Cruise through the Tromsø fjords aboard a comfortable catamaran: enjoy the Arctic summer, spot wildlife and see if the fish are biting!

A relaxing fjord excursion around Tromsø.

From NOK 1090 / pp

Silent Trollfjord Cruise

Experience Lofoten’s unique Trollfjord in complete silence aboard our modern hybrid-electric boat.

A modern twist on a classic Lofoten adventure. 

From NOK 1195 / pp

Explore Tromsø by e-bike

Let us show you our favorite sites and city features on our extremely popular and easy-to-ride electric bicycles.

Experience the fun and freedom of riding an electric bike!

Visit many of Tromsø’s must-see highlights in just a few hours.

Travelling to Tromsø? Take the Airport Express between the airport of Tromsø and the city center.

SUMMER 2023: Go on a whale watching tour in Andenes

Go on a whale watching by Rigid Inflatable Boat in Andenes, and observe fin whales, sperm whales, and orcas. Daily departures by bus, from Tromsø and Svolvær, between the 15th of June and the 14th of August.

If you are coming from Tromsø, you will need an overnight to join a Whale Watching tour at Andenes. We offer you two options:

Travelling to Tromsø? Take the Airport Express between the airport of Tromsø and the city center.



Join us for Arctic winter adventures.

From NOK 1590 / pp

Aurora Safari Camp

A local, sustainable and social Northern Lights Safari to Aurora Base Camps. This concept is unique to Best Arctic. 


From NOK 2290 / pp

Husky Safari

Join us for an exciting dog sledding adventure. Our kennel is surrounded by mighty mountains and deep valleys setting the stage for a real arctic adventure.

From NOK 1690 / pp

Silent Whale Watching

Go on a whale-watching tour by comfortable catamaran and see orcas, humpback whales, and fin whales, among others. A one to take off from your bucket list!

From NOK 2290 / pp

Lyngen Snowmobile Safari

A scenic guided snowmobile tour in the majestic Lyngen Alps. We bring you to this area via our comfortable bus transport and an authentic fjord crossing by local ferry. Unforgettable! After the tour, we serve a delicious fish soup and hot drinks, before you go back to Tromsø.  

From NOK 1790 / pp

Aurora Safari Minibus

Small-group adventure with an English-speaking guide and driver, with the goal of finding the stunning Northern Lights dancing for you. Pictures, hot drinks and light meal, tripods, and warm winter suits included. 

From NOK 1390 / pp

Coastal Scenery Safari with Local Tastings

A sightseeing tour that drives you from Tromsø to Sommarøy, the world’s first “timeless” island. You will learn about the north Norwegian culture and taste some local norwegial products.



Join one of our selected favourite package experiences with departures from Tromsø.

From NOK 4094 / pp

Aurora Hut Overnight with Daytime Snowmobile Adventure next day

Combine a relaxing stay in pure Arctic luxury in the mountains of the inland, with chances of Northern Lights, with a daytime adventure on the snowmobile in the surrounding mountain valleys the next day.

From NOK 3780 / pp

Daytime Dogsledding and Aurora Safari Camp on the same day

Combine two of our best-seller arctic experiences: join us for a dogsledding trip during the day and go for Northern Lights spotting in one of our comfortable Camps in the evening. Truly a ‘must-to Arctic combination’.

From NOK 5250 / pp

At the Gateway of Finnish Lapland

Finnish Lapland is just 2,5 hours away from Tromsø. Hop on the Arctic Route bus from Tromsø, and join a Snowmobile Safari and a relaxing overnight, including a Dinner Experience at Cahkal Hotel, in the town of Kilpisjärvi. A truly unique combination.

Girl smilng in Norway


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