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GuideGunnar

Sjoegata 29 | 1st floor, Guides Central, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 934 43 443
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Excellent well informed Guide

On 24 March it was overcast but Guide Gunner took as on a 2.5hour trip to make sure that we... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Rachel R
Small bus Tour- Fantastic expereince

We took the tour on 9th March. A fantastic experience with dancing northern lights, Gunnar seems to... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
cvs407
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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 Arctic Norway to give global travelers a unique experience under the northern lights. Always a forerunner and quality conscious, GuideGunnar presents new tour concepts that combine outdoor activities in Norway’s amazingly pristine environment with the very best in local, nordic food and acccommodation.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sjoegata 29 | 1st floor, Guides Central, Tromso 9008, Norway
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+47 934 43 443
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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

2  Thank Rachel R
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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

1  Thank cvs407
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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

Thank Hannah C
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

The best tour and best guide ever! We went to 3 places to trace the Northern Lights We saw the most beautiful dancing one~It's amazing and unforgettable night!

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

It was most wonderful experience. Guide Gunnar takes extra efforts to make sure we can see the phenomenon of Northern Lights. He drove almost 152 km upto Finland, in search of ckear sky & visible aurora. Plus hot drinks & dinner. Thank u Gunnar. It...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

5 persons from South of Norway had a nice weekend in Tromsø where the Northern Light chase trip with Gunnar was the main reason for coming. Gunnar, who is well known from TV in Norway, absolutely lived up to our expectations and we had a...More

2  Thank Tore F
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We got a last minute booking with Guide Gunnar for the Aurora Chase the day after Christmas, but many of his trips were booked out, so I recommend booking in advance. There were about 10 people on our tour and after an informative and entertaining...More

2  Thank Lloyd B
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Last night we went to chase the Northern Lights with Gunnar. It was a great experience. We traveled around 2:45 hours each way and crossed the border of Finland and Sweden to finally reach a great place were we could see the Aurora for more...More

1  Thank MarcioG112
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Guide Gunner is one of those people who is really passionate about the northern lights and not only so, he puts in 100% of his effort to finding the best locations that day for you to see it. On top of that, he even prepares...More

2  Thank Jia Xian T
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

I very strongly recommend Guide Gunnar to those interested in a serious, but very "hyggelig" search for the Northern Lights. One could not ask for a more expert and friendly guide than Mr. Gunnar Hildonen. Using his long personal experience as well as up-to-date computer...More

1  Thank jkahn2018
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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.
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Billywirawan
2 March 2016|
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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.
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kavita m
1 December 2015|
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Response from WeePeng | Reviewed this property |
7 days are more than enough for Tromsø. Seeing Northern lights is all depends on luck. You need cloud free sky plus northern lights in the sky. I wish you all the luck and able to see the lights. Book Gunnar's tour, he was... More
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