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Wonderful fjord views with great walks nearby

Grotfjord is a nice little fjord town surrounded by hills and mountains and the bay. When we were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christopher P
Legazpi, Philippines
Great place

All troms fjords are good this one has a place to be on weekend outings. Waffles and coffee... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Tromso, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grotfjord is a nice little fjord town surrounded by hills and mountains and the bay. When we were there on August 29, 2018 it was too cool for swimming but the walks near Rekvik, just 20km away, were fantastic. Tromvik is also a very nice...More

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 6 August 2018

All troms fjords are good this one has a place to be on weekend outings. Waffles and coffee... beautiful place.

Thank MHBOS10
Reviewed 31 July 2018

A beautiful beach. This is a short drive from Tromso. You will get a chance to see a beach in the Arctic.

Thank TheDude23112
Reviewed 28 March 2018

My fav. fjord in the area and definitely my fav. place to watch and photograph the northern lights. Basically all of that side of the island is amazing, worth checking out! Drive safe.

1  Thank Johan V
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We visited as part of a tour in the winter, very pretty area, we stppoed to take lots of photos the weather was very copld but su nnt

Thank Qwenduk
Reviewed 14 March 2018

was an easy drive from Tromso city center (40mins?). a quiet little beach with beautiful scenery. we didnt stay more than 30mins here and we shortly drove off to Katfjord. overall, its the middle between Tromso and katfjord/sommaroy so why not just stop over for...More

Thank Rrafe
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We went for a drive around some villages and fjords from Tromso on a not particularly clear day wondering what sites we might see. And we thought the weather just added to the stunning ethereal beauty of the area.

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Can’t describe the feel. Just mersmerized by the view and especially so when the lights start to dance.

Reviewed 14 February 2018

We were driving there in a snowstorm asking ourselves what are we doing here. Typical tourists we are! Of course, when we arrived there - there was nothing. It was dark, everyone was inside and all there was was snow snow snow and yet, somehow...More

1  Thank TanjaB488
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Such a beautiful place, some wonderful views can be had at many places around this bay. We was there during the day and it was spectacular, I bet at night with the northern lights it would be even better.

Thank Jim M
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