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Drive a Husky Sled in Tromso

Highlights
  • Drive a husky sled through the frozen Norwegian wilderness while in Tromso
  • A guide goes through the basics, so you feel confident to take the reins
  • Warm up afterward with a traditional Norwegian hot meal around a campfire
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Drive a Husky Sled in Tromso
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Departure from Radisson BLU at 09:45. Please be at the pick up point 15 minutes before departure. Drop off at Radisson BLU at 14:00
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Departure from Radisson BLU at 10:15. Please be at the pick up point 15 minutes before departure. Drop off at Radisson BLU at 14:30
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Departure from Radisson BLU at 08:45. Please be at the pick up point 15 minutes before departure. Drop off at Radisson BLU at 13:00
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Overview
There are few places in the world where you can actually drive a husky sled through the snow. This tour in Tromso puts you in the driver’s seat to steer a husky-led sled through the Norwegian countryside. A guide helps you learn the basics before taking off, so no experience is necessary, and you can warm up afterward with a hot meal by a campfire.
What to Expect
Meet for this Tromso sled-driving tour at the Radisson Blu.

After a short ride to the countryside, arrive at a dog-sledding center. A guide gives you an orientation on the basics, so you feel confident to get in the driver’s seat.

Out on the snow, take the reins and ride as a bunch of huskies pull your sled. Race at top speeds, or go at the pace you feel most comfortable at.
Make a pit stop at a husky breeding center to meet cute huskies. The center is home to more than 250 dogs. Before your tour ends, enjoy a traditional Norwegian meal composed of reindeer meat, broth, and vegetables (bidos) by a campfire. (Vegetarian options are also available.)

Your dog-sledding experience ends with a drop-off back at the Radisson Blu in Tromso.
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Reviews (48)
1 - 5 of 46 reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2018
New experience

We were tooked from Tromso center by bus to this centre. As I am nature loving I was sorrry for those dogs. As I didnt expect that there will be so a lot of them. But it looks that they are cared and loved by...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank TomaT20
Lili G, Guest Relations Manager at Tromso Wilderness Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hei Toma, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback! Please be assured that we indeed love and care for every single one of our dogs (even though we do have a lot)! What could we have done better, so that you would...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018
Excellent tour

Beautiful and great tour. Very well organised. The people were super friendly and the dogs were amazingly sweet. We had outstanding weather and the landscapes were just breathtaking.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Melmo1980
Nick B, Customer Relations at Tromso Wilderness Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Wonderful thank you so much :)

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile
Just DO IT!!

My husband and I travelled from Australia to do dog sledding and we were not disappointed. It was the end of the season so it was not crowded. We had booked a self drive sledding experience and that is exactly what we got. It went...More

Thank Helen B
Nick B, Customer Relations at Tromso Wilderness Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your review Helen, yes the well-fare of our dogs is of utmost importance. Presently it's a little frustrating for them, we're coming to the end of the season and there are fewer tours so they get to run less which they love....More

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Unforgetable tour

Amazing, wonderful, and very intresting place. I recommend it very much specially the driving the Husky slide

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ahmed M
Nick B, Customer Relations at Tromso Wilderness Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Wonderful thank you Ahmen :D

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Absolutely superb experience. Great people, and thedogs, well are just stunning

I wasn't sure about going on this trip as it is not cheap (about £180 GBP), but in truth that is in line with most tours costs in Tromso, and it is absolutely a fantastic experience. The peopel and quide were lovely, and the dogs,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Graham R
Nick B, Customer Relations at Tromso Wilderness Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you so much, we're aware that it's not the cheapest, however, we believe its good value regardless with plenty of cuddles with our dogs and great guides.

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noeldc49
2 June 2018|
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Response from Peter G | Reviewed this property |
Everything is provided (suits, gloves and boots) but yes as another reviewer noted, make sure you have plenty of layers underneath!!
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