The Tromsø Short Stay Package including Dog Sledding
One night in Tromsø and Dog Sledding at Camp Tamok. A perfect combination for a short stay or for a different evening.
Activity 1: Dog Sledding at Camp Tamok, The Gateway to Wilderness. This majestic evening tour offers excellent opportunities to experience the Northern Lights. You do not need any previous skills to mush your own husky team. All you need is reasonable physical health and an eagerness to try something new. Upon arrival at Camp Tamok, we will provide warm winter clothing and begin the dog sledding with thorough safety instructions and a practical demonstration.
The Night: The accommodation Scandic Ishavshotel has one of the best locations in Tromsø, down by the sea overlooking the harbor and the fjord.
Step by step schedule of the package showing all activities and accommodations, view it here on the web or click the link on the right to download it to your device.
Check in Scandic Ishavshotel: From 15:00 - 16:00.
Location: Tromsø city centre - Fredrik Langesgate 2.
Meeting place: outside the Magic Ice Bar, Kaigata 4, Tromsø
Meeting time: 16:45.
Duration til Camp Tamok: 75 min scenic transfer.
What to wear & bring with you: At Camp Tamok, we will provide warm winter clothing - winter overall suits, boots, hat & mittens. However, we recommend dressing in warm winter clothing and in layers so you can adjust your clothing to the weather.
Dog Sledding: Our guide will go through safety instructions and a practical demonstration. Two people share each sled and Husky team. One is the “musher” (driver), and the other can sit back and enjoy the ride. You can switch places midway during the 12 km dog sledding trail. Depending on snow conditions, we will spend approx—1 hr 30 min to complete the trail.
You do not need any previous skills to mush a husky team. All you need is reasonable physical health and an eagerness to try something new.
Food & beverages: After the dog sledding adventure, we will serve you a hot meal in a traditional North Norwegian setting around the open fire in a reindeer herder’s tent.
Breakfast time: Weekdays 07:00 - 10:00 & weekends from 08:00 - 11:00.
Check out: Latest at 12:00.