The Magical Northern Lights
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Tromsø is one of the best places to spot the Northern Lights
Many people who travel to Tromsø have one thing in mind, too see the magical Northern Lights. The Northern Lights are visible only in certain distance around the Northern Lights Oval, generally in between 80˚ - 60˚ latitude North and South. This fact gives us quite some clue where the best places could be. Take a globe and have a look for yourself the places you can travel between 80˚- 60˚ latitude North and South. This gives ut only a few options to have a holiday rather than an expedition. Tromsø is in the middle of the Northern Lights Oval, which is the area in the world with the highest probability of seeing the Northern Lights. This makes in fact Northern Norway and Tromsø a pretty easy destination too choose.
Tromsø with its position of 69° degree north is therefore one of the best places in the world to spot the Aurora.