This tour is conducted by Tromsø Arctic Reindeer. Join Sami guides for an unforgettable experience of reindeer sledding (25-30 min) and Sami culture. After the sledding you will visit their camp and have a chance to feed the herd of around 300 reindeer.
This tour is conducted by Tromsø Arctic Reindeer. You will then gather inside the lavvu (Sami tent) for a hot traditional Sami meal and listen to stories about Sami culture around the campfire. The guide will also perform a joik (traditional Sami song) for the guests.
The itinerary will be:
- Pick-up from Tromsø City Centre at 10am (10:00) or 1pm (13:00) and 25min drive to our base
- Reindeer sledding (25-30 min)
- Feeding the reindeer
- Lasso-throwing (but not on real reindeer)
- Coffee and hot meal inside a warm lavvu (traditional Sami tent)
- Storytelling of Sami Culture
- Joik performance (traditional Sami folk song)
- 25 min bus ride back to Tromsø city-centre
Included: Guide, transfer (25 minutes each way), warm clothes, hot meal, hot drinks
Duration: 4 hours
Number of participants: 1 - 50
Level of difficulty: Easy / family
Departure time and place: 10am (10:00) or 1pm (13:00) in front of the Rorbua Pub (Samuel Arnesens gate 12, next to Radisson Blu Hotel).
NOTE! Check your booking confirmation for which departure time you have booked
We are always ready to help as much as we can with any restrictions or disabilities our guests might have to make sure all our guests can participate in all activities.
Last updated: 08/14/2023
Source: Visit Tromsø-Region
Reindeer Sledding, Reindeer Feeding and Sami Culture