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Great survival weekend

Roy looked after a group of 8 of us for the weekend. Throughout the weekend Roy had non stop... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
oliver89359
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Best Northern Lights Tour

Roy is a really great guy and always giving everything to make you feel comfortable. You can have... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Isa E
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Activities, transport, guiding,photography
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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Travelers talk about
“fish cakes” (13 reviews)
“reindeer skins” (14 reviews)
“dancing lights” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Rica Ishavshotell, Tromso 9040, Norway

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Roy looked after a group of 8 of us for the weekend. Throughout the weekend Roy had non stop enthusiasm to make sure we fitted in as many activities as possible. Because Roy had all the kit and knowledge to let us ski, hike, fish,...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Roy is a really great guy and always giving everything to make you feel comfortable. You can have great talks with him all night long. This was my second Northern Lights Tour in Tromsø and also the better one. The salmon soup he made for...More

Thank Isa E
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Roy greeted 8 of us at Tromso airport before taking us to a frozen lake that would be our base for the next 3 days. During that time we built igloos, went ice fishing, hunted grouse over snow capped mountains, cooked on open fires and...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I have been on an adventure with Roy and both experiences were phenomenal. A group of 8 of us camped on an ice lake, hunted, fished and cooked our own food. We slept in tents and igloos. Roy gave us...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Roy does his job very professionally, with great passion and works hard to turn the tours into unforgettable experiences. We spent two nights chasing the NL with him. The first one, on 8th February, we left Tromso under a cloudy and snowy weather, but Roy...More

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Reviewed February 20, 2018

Roy is an amazing guide who makes sure you are super warm and comfortable to watch the spectacular Aurora. He shares amazing stories of the aurora and cooks a mean reindeer stew. we were particularly lucky to have a windless night on the beach to...More

Thank Dhannya P
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Reviewed February 12, 2018

I booked a one hour introductory lesson; you can then keep the equipment for the rest of the day. If you have read other reviews it will not surprise you to learn that Roy gave me a great welcome, made sure I was properly equipped...More

Thank Martin B
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ArcticTrip, Eier at Arctic Trip, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2018

Hello Martin. Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to meet you and teach you crosscoutryskiing

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Reviewed January 12, 2018

After doing the two day Northern Lights tour with Roy, I can definitely attest that Roy is a wonderful and enthusiastic guide. He is very honest, very early on let us know that there would be a chance that we would not see the lights...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2018

We did a two day Northern Lights tour with Roy. We had a group of 14 people, so it was kinda nice that we had the group to ourselves! The day before the tour, Roy had informed us that the forecast was very cloudy and...More

Thank Ellen S
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Roy is a very genuine guy, he was attentive and always thinking about everyone in the group. That day he told us the area near Tromsø will be cloudy soon so we drove for about 3 hours south to get clear sky. His was in...More

Thank Jason G
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