What to do in Finnsnes

The accommodation is located in the small city of Finnsnes, only 10 minutes away from the aurora borealis observatory

Here is a list of things to do in Finnsnes while you wait for the evening to come and hopefully the ultimate aurora experience

Tromsø Daytrip

Take the speed boat in the morning

Enjoy Tromsø by day and get back early evening

Rent a car

At the hotel they can help you rent a car

This way it is easy to go on adventures in the area


From the Hotel you can hike the nearest mountains

Varden 3.5 km (one way) and Steinfjellet (6.5 km one way)


In walking distance you find 2x gyms

Ask at the front desk in the hotel for directions

Coffe Shop

In Finnsnes you will find some nice cafe´s

Walk around the city centre and locate them


In the middle of the city you will find a lake

go for a autumn walk or ice skating during winter

Bookable Activities on request

During winter we start up with more activities up at the aurora borealis observatory

All activities should be arranged while on location du to changing weather during the winter season

Skiing and Snowshoing

Up at the observatory you can borrow equipment

go out in well prepared tracks to try skis and walk around on snowshoes


Husky Rides

10 minutes away from the observatory you will find Senja Husky

This is the best place if you want to go out sledding with the dogs


At Mefjord Brygge you can go out fishing

A whole day is needed and it is bookable in groups