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Reindeer Feeding, Sami Culture, and Short Reindeer Sledding Tour from Tromso

Highlights
  • Get an inside look at the traditional lifestyle of the indigenous Sámi people
  • Enjoy a thrilling reindeer-pulled sled ride and feed the animals
  • Savor a delicious home-cooked, traditional Sámi meal
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Reindeer Feeding, Sami Culture, and Short Reindeer Sledding Tour from Tromso
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Morning Reindeer Feeding and Short Reindeer Sleigh Ride
US$161.07
Afternoon Tour (start 1pm)
Only available for limited days during winter season
US$161.07
Overview
Consider it a once-in-a-lifetime experience when invited by the Sámi people to partake in their traditions. This tour takes you to a reindeer camp outside of Tromso, where you meet the animals, feed them, and then embark on a sled ride. Afterward, you gather insider a lavvu (traditional Sámi dwelling) for a delicious meal with enlightening conversation about the indigenous people of Northern Norway and to hear joik (traditional song).
What to Expect
At your preselected time, meet the rest of your group in downtown Tromso. Board the coach and settle in for the journey out of Tromso and into the Arctic countryside.

Upon arrival at the reindeer camp, meet your herder-guide and the animals. Take the opportunity to feed the reindeer under the guide's supervision. Afterward, board a sled pulled by reindeer and embark upon a thrilling ride across the snow.

Next, it's time to head inside the cozy lavvu. Warm up with a hot drink as you hear stories about the culture of the indigenous Sámi people. Savor a delicious meal of traditional Sámi soup (bidos) and cake as your hosts introduce you to the joik.

Afterward, return to Tromso, where your tour concludes with a drop-off back at the original departure point.
Reviews (66)
1 - 5 of 57 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wonderfull day with the reindeer

We had a wonderfull day out with the reindeer and the Sami were very weloming and proud to share their culture. I would definetly recommend this trip

Thank Steve-Petra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great Experience

What a wonderful experience to feed the reindeers and have short sledding tour. We learned a lot about the Sami culture. Our hosts were friendly and warm-hearted and the reindeer soup was delicious.

Thank Nofrete
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
One of the most amazing experiences in my life!

The team at Tromso Arctic Reindeer were extremely accommodating and helpful. Seeing those reindeers up close, was a surreal experience. Definitely a must-do!

Thank mayorostom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wonderful experience

It was a wonderful experience, I really felt very welcome. The surroundings were beautiful, the guides were superkind, the activities were organized well. Also I learned a lot about the beautiful Sami culture. I most certainly advise it, you may not miss it when being...More

Thank Annemay H
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile
A “must do!”

Definitely worth it! Our hosts were all so friendly, helpful, and informative—I wish I could remember their names, but it doesn’t matter since they were all so nice. I definitely recommend the sled ride. Book the long ride ahead of time! Giitu!

1  Thank Kevin G
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