Northern Light photo cruise
On a starry night in Tromsø city, you do not need to travel far to observe the Aurora, and joining an evening cruise is undoubtedly the most comfortable way. Our crew will be navigating to the stellar sky surroundings the sounds or fjords of Tromso island. While you can enjoy the ship's great advantage - the comfort of a warm salon, a cup of tea, or stroll the deck while appreciating the surrounding scenery.
Our boats lay right by the quayside in the heart of Tromsø center, and everything from there is just a short walk. When the time has come - stroll through the picturesque harbor till the main square by the quayside of Kystens Hus, our crew will welcome you aboard one of our ships leaving for the Northern Lights Photo Cruise.
As soon as we set the course, our guide will show you the amenities of the ship, the deck and indoor space, lavatories, safety equipment, refreshments and will invite you to listen to Northern Lights stories in their indoor lounge. Enjoy the freedom to roam around the spacious outdoor deck or unwind indoors by a cup of tea.
The course set will depend on the weather forecast, and the cloud-free sky will define if you are going to see the Northern Light. On a starry night in Tromsø city, you don’t need to travel far to observe the Aurora. Once the conditions to see this Natures Phenomenon are right, the captain will slow down the boat letting it slowly drift along with the current. The guide will help you set up your camera, and when the Northern Lights start to dance, he will offer to take photos for you.
Northern Light is subject to the weather forecast and Solar Storm disturbance in Earth’s Magnetic Field, and can’t be guaranteed. What we can guarantee is comfortable settings for observing them.
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.
18:45 Tromsø Harbour - Kystens Hus
19:00 - 23:00
Comfortable & warm lounge, lavatories & several outside decks.
We will serve coffee, tea on board the ship. It is possible to buy snacks onboard the ship or bring along your own.
In Norway, you may experience all sorts of weather. We recommend dressing according to the season and in layers so you can adjust your clothing to the weather conditions. We advise wearing wind & waterproof outer layers and warm winter shoes.
If you need an extra layer, you can borrow a winter overall suit from us.