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Lyngen Lodge - Northern Lights

Book now for 2018 to avoid disappointment. Experience the magic of Lyngen Lodge with full board and activities included.

Overview

Far inside the Arctic Circle in the heart of the Northern Norwegian Fjords there is something quite special. Lyngen Lodge offers a touch of luxury on the Lyngen Fjord. ‘Small scale’ and ‘genuine’ are key phases here. With just 8 rooms and a warming real log fire there is a very relaxed and informal atmosphere. This is a place to relax, escape and take a well earned break from our modern chaotic world.

There is a jacuzzi on the terrace, with views across the Lyngen fjord and a traditional Scandinavian sauna. Make the most of your stay by choosing some of the local activities and experience life in this magical part of Norway. You don’t have to go far to see the Northern Lights. The chances are they are in the sky directly above your head!

Like many of our holidays we tailor make and Lyngen Lodge is no different. We recommend a night or two in Tromso at the beginning of end of your stay and as Tromso is the main transport hub in northern Norway we can add almost all of our holidays in Northern Norway to a holiday at Lyngen Lodge.

Highlights of this holiday
The scenery and a touch of cosy luxury at Lyngen Lodge. Normally a transfer is simply a way of getting from one place to another. On this holiday, the transfer forms part of the holiday. The scenery is outstanding and if you have not visited Norway before, you won't have seen anything like it. Mountains literally rise out of the sea.

Itinerary

Day 1
Fly to Tromso (via Oslo).
Approx. 3pm transfer to Lyngen Lodge (approx. 2hr30).
Warm welcome & evening meal.
Northern Lights Fact Seminar.

Day 2
Full board accommodation.
10am Husky excursion or Frozen Lakes adventure.
Enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Afternoon tea and relaxation (perhaps in the Jacuzzi).
7.30pm evening meal.

Day 3
Full board accommodation
10am Husky excursion or Frozen Lakes adventure.
Enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Afternoon tea and relaxation (perhaps in the Jacuzzi).
7.30pm evening meal.

Day 4 (3 night stay)
Breakfast.
9am departure from Lyngen Lodge.
Transfer to airport (midday arrival).
Flights to UK (via Oslo).

Day 4 (4 night stay)
Full board accommodation.
10am snowshoe excursion or upgrade to the Sea Fjord Safari.
Enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Afternoon tea and relaxation (perhaps in the Jacuzzi).
7.30pm evening meal.

Day 5 
Breakfast.
9am departure from Lyngen Lodge.
Transfer to airport (midday arrival).
Flights to UK (via Oslo).

Accommodation

Lyngen Lodge - Northern Norway

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A touch of luxury and comfort with a very personal touch in a cosy lodge environment in quite simply awesome surroundings.

Lyngen Lodge is located in the Lyngen Fjord offering spectacular views across the fjord and of the Lyngen Alps. The transfer from Tromsø airport is part of the whole experience. It includes 2 ferry journeys across the Lyngen and Ulls Fjords and the Breivik valley.

Lyngen Lodge is located 30 meters above sea level and offers views over the Lyngen Fjord and across the Lyngen Alps. There are 8 cosy en suite rooms, a comfortable lounge with a welcoming open fire place and a sauna and outdoor hot tub, perfect for relaxing in as the Northern Lights provide the evening entertainment. Serious consideration has been given to efficiency and insulation. Grass roofs provide excellent insulation and go-thermal heating energy a green and form of heating.

Your meals are an important part of your stay and you will be catered for on a full board basis. Fish is a key ingredient throughout Norway and in this part of Norway so is moose and reindeer.

Activities & Excursions

Lyngen Lodge - Winter 2017/18

Activities are an integral part of your experience and are included at Lyngen Lodge. Enjoy the views, the nature and the silence! Please note in the event of an excursion not being available due to local prevailing conditions, an alternative will be provided instead.

Northern Lights Presentation
Included in 3 & 4 night stays
When you have checked in and enjoyed a welcome evening meal on the first evening of your stay at Lyngen Lodge you will have the opportunity to attend a Northern Lights presentation: learn about the science and the myths surrounding the northern lights and pick up some photography tips from the local experts!

Dog Sledding
Duration: 5hr total (1hr30 husky sledding - 30min transfer each way)
Included in 3 & 4 night stays
At the southern end of the Lyngen Alps, close to Finnish boarder, the mountains rise steeply from empty snow covered valleys. This region hosts a spectacular dog sledding adventure into the. You will drive two per sled and take turns to drive. The scenic trail winds through the valleys that capture the low Arctic sun between the high jagged peaks. Lunch is served around an open fire in large tents.

High Frozen Lakes
Duration: 5 hours
Included in 3 & 4 night stays
The ice fishing adventure is located up on a mountain plateau with commanding views over high peaks and fjords. The frozen lake is covered in 50cm of ice and snow and accessed from the valley below by guided snowmobile. The journey to the lake takes 30 minutes through snow covered birch tree forests. Once at the lake, a shelter camp is made and ice holes drilled through the ice so fishing can begin. The ice is so thick that it is possible to make a fire on the ice and cook the fresh fish directly at the camp. Guests will also be able to explore the surrounding area on snowmobiles in between fishing sessions.

Snowshoeing
Duration 2 to 4 hours
Included in 4 night stays
Directly from the lodge, snow shoeing enables all guests to access the Arctic frozen forests, see rare animal tracks of moose, lynx and wolverine and reach high viewpoints to see the entire Lyngen Peninsula national park from above the forest line. After learning the simple techniques, our guide will lead guests on a historical and natural journey that provides deeper appreciation of this spectacular region.

Sea Safari, sightseeing and Havnnes Stockfish harbour
Duration: 4 hours
Replace snowshoeing and a supplement of £149 per person
Norwegian culture is split equally between the land and the sea, and on board the Spirit of Lyngen boat you will experience a wide diversity of fjord life. Begin with dolphin spotting at Spåkenes nature reserve, visit the historic stock fish drying process on the island of Uløya and cruise across the fjord to the ice cave and the sheer towering rock walls that plunge into the ocean. Europe’s largest eagle is the Sea Eagle, Havn Ørn, is regularly seen hunting for fish.

Dates

The dates below are the available arrival dates at Lyngen Lodge. Due to flights it is often necessary for an overnight stop in Tromso at the beginning or end of your stay at Lyngen Lodge.

The usual stay at Lyngen Lodge is 3 nights unless stated.

Winter 2017 / 2018

November
14, 17, 20, 23(4 nights), 27 (4 nights)

December
1, 3 (4 nights), 8, 11 (4 nights), 19 (4 nights)

January
2, 5, 8, 15 (4 nights), 19, 22, 25, 28 (4 nights)

February (all 4 nights)
1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 25

March
1 (4 nights)

 

Prices

3 nights from  
£2160 per person in November
£2225 per person in December and January
£2310 per person in February and March

4 nights from  
£2550 per person in November
£2645 per person in December and January
£2750 per person in February and March

Single supplements from
£195 for 3 nights
£275 for 4 nights


Includes
Return flights from UK
Transfer to Lyngen Lodge
3 or 4 nights full board accommodation from evening meal on day of arrival to breakfast on day of departure at Lyngen Lodge
Activities as detailed
Transfer to Tromso
Flight to UK

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Information

Overview

Far inside the Arctic Circle in the heart of the Northern Norwegian Fjords there is something quite special. Lyngen Lodge offers a touch of luxury on the Lyngen Fjord. ‘Small scale’ and ‘genuine’ are key phases here. With just 8 rooms and a warming real log fire there is a very relaxed and informal atmosphere. This is a place to relax, escape and take a well earned break from our modern chaotic world.

There is a jacuzzi on the terrace, with views across the Lyngen fjord and a traditional Scandinavian sauna. Make the most of your stay by choosing some of the local activities and experience life in this magical part of Norway. You don’t have to go far to see the Northern Lights. The chances are they are in the sky directly above your head!

Like many of our holidays we tailor make and Lyngen Lodge is no different. We recommend a night or two in Tromso at the beginning of end of your stay and as Tromso is the main transport hub in northern Norway we can add almost all of our holidays in Northern Norway to a holiday at Lyngen Lodge.

Highlights of this holiday
The scenery and a touch of cosy luxury at Lyngen Lodge. Normally a transfer is simply a way of getting from one place to another. On this holiday, the transfer forms part of the holiday. The scenery is outstanding and if you have not visited Norway before, you won't have seen anything like it. Mountains literally rise out of the sea.

Itinerary

Day 1
Fly to Tromso (via Oslo).
Approx. 3pm transfer to Lyngen Lodge (approx. 2hr30).
Warm welcome & evening meal.
Northern Lights Fact Seminar.

Day 2
Full board accommodation.
10am Husky excursion or Frozen Lakes adventure.
Enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Afternoon tea and relaxation (perhaps in the Jacuzzi).
7.30pm evening meal.

Day 3
Full board accommodation
10am Husky excursion or Frozen Lakes adventure.
Enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Afternoon tea and relaxation (perhaps in the Jacuzzi).
7.30pm evening meal.

Day 4 (3 night stay)
Breakfast.
9am departure from Lyngen Lodge.
Transfer to airport (midday arrival).
Flights to UK (via Oslo).

Day 4 (4 night stay)
Full board accommodation.
10am snowshoe excursion or upgrade to the Sea Fjord Safari.
Enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Afternoon tea and relaxation (perhaps in the Jacuzzi).
7.30pm evening meal.

Day 5 
Breakfast.
9am departure from Lyngen Lodge.
Transfer to airport (midday arrival).
Flights to UK (via Oslo).

Accomodation

Lyngen Lodge - Northern Norway

Click / tap the image for more photos.

A touch of luxury and comfort with a very personal touch in a cosy lodge environment in quite simply awesome surroundings.

Lyngen Lodge is located in the Lyngen Fjord offering spectacular views across the fjord and of the Lyngen Alps. The transfer from Tromsø airport is part of the whole experience. It includes 2 ferry journeys across the Lyngen and Ulls Fjords and the Breivik valley.

Lyngen Lodge is located 30 meters above sea level and offers views over the Lyngen Fjord and across the Lyngen Alps. There are 8 cosy en suite rooms, a comfortable lounge with a welcoming open fire place and a sauna and outdoor hot tub, perfect for relaxing in as the Northern Lights provide the evening entertainment. Serious consideration has been given to efficiency and insulation. Grass roofs provide excellent insulation and go-thermal heating energy a green and form of heating.

Your meals are an important part of your stay and you will be catered for on a full board basis. Fish is a key ingredient throughout Norway and in this part of Norway so is moose and reindeer.

Excursions

Lyngen Lodge - Winter 2017/18

Activities are an integral part of your experience and are included at Lyngen Lodge. Enjoy the views, the nature and the silence! Please note in the event of an excursion not being available due to local prevailing conditions, an alternative will be provided instead.

Northern Lights Presentation
Included in 3 & 4 night stays
When you have checked in and enjoyed a welcome evening meal on the first evening of your stay at Lyngen Lodge you will have the opportunity to attend a Northern Lights presentation: learn about the science and the myths surrounding the northern lights and pick up some photography tips from the local experts!

Dog Sledding
Duration: 5hr total (1hr30 husky sledding - 30min transfer each way)
Included in 3 & 4 night stays
At the southern end of the Lyngen Alps, close to Finnish boarder, the mountains rise steeply from empty snow covered valleys. This region hosts a spectacular dog sledding adventure into the. You will drive two per sled and take turns to drive. The scenic trail winds through the valleys that capture the low Arctic sun between the high jagged peaks. Lunch is served around an open fire in large tents.

High Frozen Lakes
Duration: 5 hours
Included in 3 & 4 night stays
The ice fishing adventure is located up on a mountain plateau with commanding views over high peaks and fjords. The frozen lake is covered in 50cm of ice and snow and accessed from the valley below by guided snowmobile. The journey to the lake takes 30 minutes through snow covered birch tree forests. Once at the lake, a shelter camp is made and ice holes drilled through the ice so fishing can begin. The ice is so thick that it is possible to make a fire on the ice and cook the fresh fish directly at the camp. Guests will also be able to explore the surrounding area on snowmobiles in between fishing sessions.

Snowshoeing
Duration 2 to 4 hours
Included in 4 night stays
Directly from the lodge, snow shoeing enables all guests to access the Arctic frozen forests, see rare animal tracks of moose, lynx and wolverine and reach high viewpoints to see the entire Lyngen Peninsula national park from above the forest line. After learning the simple techniques, our guide will lead guests on a historical and natural journey that provides deeper appreciation of this spectacular region.

Sea Safari, sightseeing and Havnnes Stockfish harbour
Duration: 4 hours
Replace snowshoeing and a supplement of £149 per person
Norwegian culture is split equally between the land and the sea, and on board the Spirit of Lyngen boat you will experience a wide diversity of fjord life. Begin with dolphin spotting at Spåkenes nature reserve, visit the historic stock fish drying process on the island of Uløya and cruise across the fjord to the ice cave and the sheer towering rock walls that plunge into the ocean. Europe’s largest eagle is the Sea Eagle, Havn Ørn, is regularly seen hunting for fish.

Dates

The dates below are the available arrival dates at Lyngen Lodge. Due to flights it is often necessary for an overnight stop in Tromso at the beginning or end of your stay at Lyngen Lodge.

The usual stay at Lyngen Lodge is 3 nights unless stated.

Winter 2017 / 2018

November
14, 17, 20, 23(4 nights), 27 (4 nights)

December
1, 3 (4 nights), 8, 11 (4 nights), 19 (4 nights)

January
2, 5, 8, 15 (4 nights), 19, 22, 25, 28 (4 nights)

February (all 4 nights)
1, 5, 9, 13, 17, 25

March
1 (4 nights)

 

Prices

3 nights from  
£2160 per person in November
£2225 per person in December and January
£2310 per person in February and March

4 nights from  
£2550 per person in November
£2645 per person in December and January
£2750 per person in February and March

Single supplements from
£195 for 3 nights
£275 for 4 nights


Includes
Return flights from UK
Transfer to Lyngen Lodge
3 or 4 nights full board accommodation from evening meal on day of arrival to breakfast on day of departure at Lyngen Lodge
Activities as detailed
Transfer to Tromso
Flight to UK

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