This tour is conducted by Sørøya Havfiskecruise. Our homely and cozy catamaran MB Havcruise is perfect for private smaller groups, both companies and others. We are locals and have been active since 2006, pioners of winter tourism by boat in Tromsø.
Why not gather a group of friends or family for a real North Norwegian experience such as watching the Northern Lights from the sea. Local knowledgeable hosts with years of experience with Northern Lights tourism will give you an extra safe and memorable trip.
On board with us, you can easily arrange for small company trips, surprise trips, theme trips, courses and conferences, groups of friends and more. We have PA facilities on board for live music if desired. For an extra price we can also book musicians. Must be agreed in advance. We have good space on board, both inside and outside
As dinner, of course, we offer the most delicious traditional fish meals. One of the favorites is boiled cod with carrots, potatoes, bacon, onions, butter and flat bread. and a good homemade dessert. All this is included in our group price at NOK 12000,
Other dishes can also be ordered on private tours, such as traditional Christmas food.
For an extra cost at NOK 200,- per person we can arrange a traditional Christmas Dinner for you. This extra price can be paid on board upon arrival.
Since we are on a boat, we suggest "lutefisk" that is made from aged stockfish (air dried white fish) or dried and salted cod, pickled in lye. Lutefisk is prepared as a seafood dish of several . It is traditionally part of the Christmas feast in all Nordic Countries except Denmark.
You can also chose other traditional Christmas food of meat, like sousages, meat balls, pork ribs or ribs of lamb.
We also serve a traditional Christmas dessert after this dinner option.
The Northern Lights from the sea side is a special and extremely beautiful sight. Light pollution literally disappears into the black sea. We have around 80% score during a winter season. This includes only what you can see with the "naked eye". As an added bonus, you get a fantastic view of Tromsø and the surrounding area. We are happy to help with photo tips..
We follow all advice from the Norwegian Directorate of Health regarding the coronary pandemic. We clean all equipment daily and after each trip. Small private groups might make it even safer. Guests showing signs of illness on arrival will be asked to leave the boat. All cancellations due to the corona virus situation will be fully refunded.
Departure time and place: 09:45PM (21:45) from the floating jetty next to Scandic Ishavshotel (the northern side of the hotel)
Duration: 3 hours (longer time can be booked in advance at an additional cost)
Included: guide and dinner
Number of participants: up to 12 guests
Leven of difficulty: very easy