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Reindeer Sledding and Sami Culture Including Lunch in Tromso

Highlights
  • Half-day immersion tour of Sami culture
  • Go reindeer sledding
  • Taste traditional Sami food and hear indigenous music
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Reindeer Sledding and Sami Culture Including Lunch in Tromso
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Reindeer Sledding and Sami Culture Including Lunch in Tromso
US$ 210.98
Overview
Immerse yourself in Sami culture on this tour of Norway's arctic pursuits from Tromsø. Go sledding with reindeer, learn to throw a lasso, and hear about the culture and history of the Sami, the indigenous people of the arctic. Taste the local food and hear joik, or traditional Sami singing. Round-trip transportation from central Tromsø included.
What to Expect

The Reindeer Sledding is an important part of the experience as the oldest known form of transport in the north and central part of the Sami culture. The sledding takes place as a "raid" where each reindeer and sled are bound together in a long row with the lead reindeer in the front.

By taking part in this daytime excursion we hope you will be charmed by the fascinating reindeer and find you love our gentle but curious and furry creatures just like we do - Our true hero in the Arctic

* If conditions change, we keep the right to amend the duration of the reindeer sledding.

* Alternative: The Reindeer Sledding is subject to snow and when there is not enough snow we offer Reindeer Feeding and Sami Culture instead.

 

What to bring:
• Camera

 

What is included:

  • Scenic transfers (45 min each way)
  • Knowledgable English-speaking Sami guide
  • Thermal winter suit
  • Reindeer sledding (approx. 30 min)
  • Storytelling and joik
  • Hot traditional Sami meal (bidos) and hot drinks
Reviews (18)
1 - 5 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile
Wonderful experience

We visited Tromso to see reindeer. The tour was very well organized - our guide Ken was excellent, very friendly and informative. There were about 12 people for our tour. Warm suits & snow boots were provided. The sledding was a fantastic experience (the reindeer...More

Thank EmilyAus
Reviewed 22 March 2018
Amazing Trip

Such an amazing trip. Very well organized and nice People. We learned a lot anf could also fed the reindeers.

Thank steffikull
Reviewed 17 March 2018
Brilliant trip

Wonderful experience!Magical sledding will always remember all my life.The Sami who was taking us was very interesting and we learnt such a lot about Sami culture from him,then enjoyed a wonderful lunch .Trip of a lifetime

Thank Tranquility24
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile
Wonderful Experience

We were picked up at the hotel in the morning and taken into a beautiful remote area where the reindeers are kept. It was fun going on the slow sleigh ride with the guide surrounded by beautiful scenery. We learned about the animals and Sami...More

Thank Cassara
Reviewed 14 February 2018
Wonderful experience

I was worried that this would be a commercial experience as there were so many people attending, but it was the opposite. This is a relatively new venture by the young family to invite people into their lives and on to their farm to get...More

1  Thank Jackeyp
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