Price from £2,780pp
All prices include: transfers, accommodation, guided activities and meals; all as listed.
VISITING: Norway
BROCHURE CODE: 5208

Key facts

  • Duration:5 nights
  • Pace:Balanced
  • Suitable for: Anybody over the age of 18. See our terms for further information.
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  • Transfers: Return airport transfer
  • Accommodation: 2 nights' in a hotel room in Tromsø and 3 nights' on a catamaran
  • Activities: Fishing trip, hiking tour or sailing
  • Meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners*
  • Meet and greet on day 2
  • English speaking crew on board

*The hotel's restaurant closes at 9pm. On your arrival night, if you arrive before 9pm, a light evening meal will be included at the hotel. Alternatively, and for those arriving after 9pm, you can explore the delights of this city's culinary scene. The hotel staff will be happy to recommend some local restaurants.


This holiday will take you north of the Arctic Circle. You will spend some time in Tromsø, the 'Paris of the north', and learn about the culture and history of this amazing region. It is a city in the county of Troms and surrounded by beautiful scenery: mountains, fjords and islands. Here you will be staying at the quayside in the Clarion Collection Hotel With to get you prepared for your trip.

A sailing adventure onboard a luxurious catamaran will then lead you to the majestic Lyngen Alps and the stunning Lyngenfjord. You can try to catch some fish during a fishing trip or go on a hike through a beautiful valley. Fishing is a tradition here in Norway and probably one of the most popular activities. They say if you don't try some fishing during your stay, you haven't been to Norway.

At the end of your trip you will hopefully leave this stunning part of the world full of amazing memories that you can share with your family and friends at home. And who knows, you might fall in love with this country and want to come back.

Image credits: Visit Lyngen Fjord & Georg Sichelschmidt, C.H. - Visitnorway.com, Kåfjord Municipality
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  • Extend your stay at Clarion Collection Hotel With

    From £76pp

    If you would like to stay a bit longer in Tromsø and explore the surrounding area, then we can arrange for you to extend your stay.  

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    Your extra night or nights will be spent in a standard double room and would include breakfast and a light dinner.

    Please contact us for a quotation.

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We include more, no hidden costs

On each of our holidays you will see a clear outline of exactly what's included in the price of your holiday. We never use 'headline' or 'lead-in' prices like so many tour operators, as we prefer to include as much as we can, rather than see our clients incur considerable additional costs in our destinations.
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Next year's provisional dates and prices

You can secure places on your chosen holiday for next year by making a ‘pre-reservation’ and paying a deposit. All departure dates, prices and itineraries for next season are provisional and subject to change. We will contact you when the final details are confirmed and you will have 14 days to decide if you would like to go ahead. If you decide not to travel we will refund your deposit in full. Our travel experts will happily provide you with full terms and a complete quotation.

Dates
Sun 13 Aug 2017
to Fri 18 Aug 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100
Sun 20 Aug 2017
to Fri 25 Aug 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100
Sun 27 Aug 2017
to Fri 01 Sep 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100
Sun 03 Sep 2017
to Fri 08 Sep 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100
Sun 10 Sep 2017
to Fri 15 Sep 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100
Sun 17 Sep 2017
to Fri 22 Sep 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100
Sun 24 Sep 2017
to Fri 29 Sep 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100
Sun 01 Oct 2017
to Fri 06 Oct 2017
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Adults£ 2,780 Single Adult£ 3,100

For our full booking terms and conditions please click here

Holiday group size (approximate)

Approximately 3 - 12 people

Group sizes
Most of our holidays require a minimum number of participants to operate. Minimum numbers are detailed on each holiday page and are always approximate. Group sizes for tailor made holidays will vary for each of the activities. For private departures you may also be joined by other guests during the activities unless you have discussed specific private activities with us.

If your selected date has not yet reached minimum numbers you will be informed at the time of booking. In the unlikely event that your chosen date has not reached the required minimum numbers nine weeks before your scheduled departure date we will contact you and discuss the various options available to you. We will always do all we can to operate a holiday and in some cases we may be able to operate the holiday by combining your itinerary with that of other guests for some activities (this may mean that the maximum group size is increased but this will be discussed in full with you).

If we are unable to operate the holiday then you will be offered the chance to transfer to an alternative holiday or date (subject to availability). If the alternative is more expensive you will be asked to pay the difference, if it is cheaper then you will be reimbursed. You will also be offered the option to cancel and receive a full refund of all monies paid.

Minimum age

Whilst Artisan Travel only sells holidays to those aged 18 years and over on a small selection of holidays there may be those under the age of 18 who have booked with other companies and where our local supplier also allow those under 18 to participate (additional activities during tailor made holidays for example). Our travel experts will answer any concerns you may have in this regard.

Medical History and advice

You must inform us at the time of booking if any of your party has a disability, medical or behavioural conditions which could affect their own participation in the holiday or indeed that of the other people on the holiday.

We cannot be held responsible for any incident or event arising from your failure to do so.

Experience and fitness

Any activities included in your itinerary are all designed for beginners. Full instruction and tuition is provided for all activities and you do not need to have any previous experience. For example you need never have set foot on a pair of skis of any kind before a cross-country ski tour. We have adults of all ages and fitness levels taking part in our holidays.

We do highlight certain itineraries where an increased level of fitness is required.If you have any questions at all with regards to fitness levels please get in touch and talk to one of our experts. You can find further details in our trip preparation section online. You must inform us at the time of booking if any of your party has a disability, medical or behavioural conditions which could affect their own participation in the holiday or indeed that of the other people on the holiday.

Guides and safety
It is absolutely essential when partaking in any activity that you listen very closely to, and abide by, the instructions provided. Nobody knows the environment better than our activity providers who work here almost everyday.

Consequently, their knowledge and experience is unsurpassed. If there is anything that you are unsure of during a safety briefing or that you would like to clarify with the guides please make this clear to them immediately before starting the activity.

There may be rare occasions when our guides consider local conditions unsuitable for a certain activity. Hence, your itinerary may be subject to change at short notice but we will always endeavour to firstly find a replacement on the day and secondly, to provide the cancelled activity later in your stay whenever possible. Very occasionally it proves impossible to provide the activity in which case you will be refunded when you return home.

Our guides' word on activities is always final and your safety is their principal concern at all times, please respect their decisions. By following their instructions, your safety and enjoyment during each activity will be greatly enhanced.

You must inform us of any medical conditions that may affect your participation in an activity at the time of booking.

Booking activities locally
In almost all of our destinations you can book and pay for additional activities locally. Please note that we cannot be held responsible for any injury or loss that occurs through any activities that are booked in your destination (see our terms and conditions for further details).

Please always ensure that your safety is your primary concern when arranging any such activity.

Car Hire

If your trip includes car hire the named driver must have a credit card registered in their name which they can present when they collect their car along with their driving licence, as a deposit will be held on the credit card.  Please see your trip dossier for full details.

Payment terms:
Please note that the following payment terms supersede those mentioned in section 2 of our general booking terms and conditions.

Payment terms
- A deposit of £800 or 30% (whichever is higher) of the total holiday cost is required at the time of booking. Full payment is required not less than nine weeks prior to departure.


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