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“guide gunnar”(57 reviews)
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One of Norway’s most innovative and experienced tour guides, GuideGunnar is known for his energy and enthusiasm, sharing generously his in-depth, local knowledge of heritage and country. Educated mountain guide, GuideGunnar was one of the first in...more
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Sjoegata 29 | 1st floor, Guides Central, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 934 43 443
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic night with GuideGunnar. Saw the lights had an amazing dinner over camp fire. Thermal suits boots supplied which I needed as aussies don't normally need cold weather stuff. Helped with cameras and supplied tripods. Local knowledge. Great show. Thanks. Sue

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Gunnar goes the extra mile (kilometer) to ensure an excellent experience. Not only a tour to see the aurora, but a history lesson of the local area.

Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So the sky was apparently covered with clouds so wide that the other agency I had booked & paid months(!) in advance just cancelled on me (turns out Northern Soul Alventure didn't want to drive for just 2-3 clients, shame on them!) So I was...More

Thank LexExelero
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I did a Northern Lights Chase tour with Guide Gunnar and are SO thankful for our experience! Gunnar has been in the game of chasing the lights for over 20 years and was one of the first six in doing so in...More

Thank kirasandifer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gunnar is a kinda quirky guy who has been leading chases for the northern lights from Tromso for about 16 years. We did two nights with him chasing the lights and saw them both times. On the first night he told us that we would...More

Thank Damien B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've just completed three Aurora chases with Guide Gunnar. We got to see them twice. Gunnar was professional, very knowledgable, helped everyone with camera settings and provided hot refreshments & snacks. Even on the one night of no activity, Gunnar was determined to keep trying....More

Thank rheedles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Guide Gunnar was the perfect guide on our Northern Lights chase in early September 2018. He provided us with tripods, helped us set up the cameras and gave us an impromptu lesson in Northern Lights photography. Since I had no experience with night photography, his...More

Thank priyaflorence
Reviewed 4 April 2018

On 24 March it was overcast but Guide Gunner took as on a 2.5hour trip to make sure that we experience the aurora properly. He provided the necessary warm clothing and great food. He assisted with camera settings and he himself took great pictures. Clearly...More

3  Thank RachelR3604
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We took the tour on 9th March. A fantastic experience with dancing northern lights, Gunnar seems to know to where the lights will appear. He took us to three locations for diverse backgrounds for northern lights photos. He is a quiet and learned gentleman, so...More

2  Thank cvs407
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Having been on other northern lights experiences in Iceland and Sweden I can honestly say Gunnar’s northern light chase is hands down the best! The cloud cover and weather in Tromso had been bad for a couple of days and Gunnar started the tour in...More

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26 July 2018|
Response from GuideGunnar | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for message. Yes, November is a great month for chase the Aurora; which season goes from September to April. Please check out my chases, and book online on GuideGunnar .no For more info, please send me... More
dorothy l
14 April 2018|
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Response from GuideGunnar | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your message. For more questions, please send me an email to info@guide-gunnar.no Have a lovely weekend. Kind regards, Gunnar Hildonen.
2 March 2016|
Response from GuideGunnar | Property representative |
Hello Tiago. Thank you for yours message. Please send me an email to info@guide-gunnar.no for more info. Kind regards, Gunnar Hildonen.