What to pack and to wear when travelling to Northern Norway

What to pack and to wear when travelling to Northern Norway

Northern Norway is a popular region for winter and summer outdoor activities and tours. The main tourist destinations are Tromsø, the Lofoten islands, Senja, Narvik and Lyngenfjord. You can chase the Northern Lights, go a fjord cruise, try dog sledding, simply hike in the mountains and many other activities. So when you ask yourself what […]

What to pack to photograph the Northern Lights

Aurora Safari photo tour with Best Arctic

Travellers from around the world come to Tromsø as it’s one of the best places in the world to see and photograph the Northern Lights. Whether you go on a Northern Lights chase by bus (we have guided tours from Tromsø and Narvik), or using your own means of transportation, you will soon realise that […]

Whale Watching in Tromsø

whale watching in tromsø with Best Arctic

Between the winter months of November and January, whales can be spotted in the Troms area. This phenomenon is due to the massive number of herring found in the arctic waters, during this time of the year.