1. From Tromso: Northern Lights Cruise with Hot Tub and Dinner
This 4-hour hot tub and dinner cruise takes you to areas where the dark night sky provides the best opportunities to see the northern lights and the milky way. Enjoy personalized service and a traditional local dinner of reinsdyrgrtye (reindeer stew), relax in the hot tub on the deck while enjoying a beverage, and search for the aurora borealis amongst the starlit sky. This tour is ideal for couples, families, or groups who want to relax and stay warm and comfortable while in search of this natural phenomenon. The cruise departs from Tromso harbor, the gateway to the arctic ocean. Tromso is an ideal destination for viewing this special light show because you don’t have to sail far for the opportunity to view the northern lights at sea. With this area being above the Arctic Circle, the Tromso northern lights are a spectacular sight to behold. Enjoy the top deck under cozy blankets with a warm drink. The yacht will cruise out to a remote anchorage and drop anchor or slowly cruise through arctic fjords. You’ll settle into the dining room for a traditional dinner of reindeer stew paired with local root vegetables. Your guides will share local stories and answer any questions you have about Northern Norway. Now full and content, you can opt to take a soak in the outdoor hot tub. This is literally the best way to stay warm and keep an eye out for the auroras. Alternately, if you’re not a water lover, you can snuggle up under the blankets on the top deck and sip hot tea.