Chase the Northern Lights in Svolvær

The aurora borealis over the Lofoten Island
Get ready to chase the Northern Lights! Leaving from Svolvær, you'll join a tour on a fun after-dark excursion and find the best locations to view the colorful Arctic sky. Your guide will lead you away from the city lights, securing perfect conditions to see and photograph this spectacular natural occurrence. Along the way, you'll learn more about aurora borealis as your guide shares local knowledge and the science behind the world-famous natural phenomenon.

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Itineraries with Chase the Northern Lights in Svolvær

Winter Adventure in Norway's Arctic - 10 Days

This epic trip through Norway's wintry north includes an array of activities unique to the Arctic. Each day presents another opportunity for great views and local culture. Snorkel with whales, dogsled with a team of huskies, and best of all, get multiple chances to see the Northern Lights—including on horseback.

Oslo to Tromsø Winter Tour -13 Days

Not for the faint of heart, this epic 13-day trip through Norway's wintry north includes a dizzying array of destinations, travel modes, and activities that are highly unique to the Arctic. Start in the capital of Oslo and then take a train to the UNESCO-listed village of Røros. From here, dog sled in the mountains and walk through Trondheim before sailing to the Lofoten Islands. Finish with an overnight cruise to Tromsø for more dog sledding and sophisticated dining options in the 'Paris of the North'.

Ultimate Winter Adventure in Norway's Arctic - 11 Days

Ready for a wintry Northern Norway adventure? On this 11-day itinerary, you'll dogsled in the mountains, visit Røros and Trondheim, and stay overnight at a local farm. Then, take a coastal steamer to the dramatic Lofoten Islands where you'll snorkel with whales (yes, even in winter) and see the Northern Lights by horseback.