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Wandering Owl

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Discover Tromso's arctic wonders through the owl's eyes. We offer guided tour in the Tromso area, such as landscapes sightseeing, snowshoeing and hiking excursions, northern lights tours, sauna experiences. Every day and every night, summer and...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Strandvegen 41B, Tromso 9012, Norway
+47 951 58 046
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went out last night with wandering owl and it was amazing. The trip took us from Tromsø to another Fjord and also two lakes, a cabin in the woods for soup and a campfire , and the northern lights did not disappoint.More

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Delphin R, guide at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi John, thank you for your feedback, and thumbs up for your photo, considering it comes from your phone and was done without a tripod!! That night was a proper chase, winding our way through the clouds and rain, and being rewarded with stars and...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently, I experienced a rarity in my travel experiences. A company and guide (Delphin) who make the extra effort to show their customers a unique and memorable tour. First, I was lucky to do a last-minute booking with Wandering Owl after another company needed to...More

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Delphin R, guide at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear K :) thank you for your feedback here, and for taking the time to describe what you enjoyed most. The otter poo definitely was the highlight of our trip, I agree! Let us know if consider coming back, there would be so much more...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Did a day arctic tour in a mini van.. excellent experience.went Sommarøy island and nearby fjords. First experience of sandy sea beaches with snow clad mountains in one frame. Had an excellent tour guide Zoe... very competent, professional and as friendly as u can think.....More

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Zoe W, Tour Guide at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! Between the endless rainbows, dramatic skies, and fjords boiling with fish it was a tour to remember indeed. Your enthusiasm to go to Sommarøy was contagious and resulted in such a perfect little picnic on the beach - what...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Myself and my fiancé went on this tour a few nights ago with guide Paal. We were a nice small group and this was the experience we personally prefer. The conditions had been rainy and cloudy and we knew that it could be a challenge...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took a chance and decided to spend one night in tromso in hopes of seeing the northern lights! Found this tour on Viator and were so glad we did! While the tour started at 6pm at the hotel, we were fortunate enough to find...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My last minute booking fetched me a great group of folks on the Aurora hunting tour. Zoe and Delphin were brilliant, be it finding a viewing spot, guiding us through the Aurora photography, the delicious hot chocolate and soup or just the general uplifted mood...More

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Delphin R, guide at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you S for your beautiful review! And for contributing to the aurora-high mood that night, as we searched for a clear sky and later improvised a hike through that magical pine tree forest, among other things. Night is a universe on its own, don't...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on an unforgettable aurora hunt organized by the Wandering Owl and we were the beneficiaries of a G2 storm! Delphin, our wonderful guide, could not be nicer or more knowledgeable. He is not only a photographer, but a biologist too. We have once-in-a...More

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Delphin R, guide at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a night indeed! Considering how bad the weather was all over Northern Norway that night, it made this exceptional display even more valuable. In the end, booking 3 nights with us proved the right strategy, with the second night being unbeatable so far this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a really nice experience to see the secret and really beautiful landscapes of Tromsø and surrondings! Without this tour you would have missed a lot! The guide, Zoe, was amazing! Really excited and with a lot of knowledge about the region, nature and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wandering Owl Northern Lights Photography Workshop is essential if you want to take beautiful photos of the aurora. It was expertly led by premier guide and photographer Delphin, who explained every detail to our small group about how to capture the northern lights with...More

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Delphin R, guide at Wandering Owl, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy you valued our Indoor Photo Workshop, it was a pleasure having such an enthusiastic group of passionate photographers! And it's always ideal to follow up with an Aurora Hunt, so that the theory can be put into practice right away, good job...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Adrian took us out to the north western coast searching for NorthernLights. It was a cloudy night very cold and windy. We set up a campfire on the beach with the other three couples in our group. The stew that we had ours was reindeer...More

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Response from Carolin G | Property representative |
Hello and thanks a lot for your interest. That being said, we´re still running our Aurora Hunt tours the first 2 weeks of April. You should consider, that days are already getting longer in April, so the time frame to see... More
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