Northern Lights Quick Facts | Quench Your Thirst For Knowledge

Nothing beats the Northern Lights. They are otherworldly, outer this world! It’s honestly not surprising the vast number of folk stories and explanations that have been created to explain this. Yet, what are these lights exactly, and what is causing them? And of course, why do they only appear at such high latitudes? This expose […]

Getting a good portrait

Getting a good portrait during the night comes down to have the right equipment and to the guest following instructions. Wandering Owl has all the needed equipment, so it is mostly up to the guests to ensure they’re staying perfectly still for the duration the shutter is open. A quick note – For more tips […]

Preparing myself for the tour

When preparing for a tour you should always ensure you have read all the information provided, have all the correct equipment, and are feeling prepared yourself for the evening ahead. Our team will always do their best, every night of the season – BUT the guests’ involvement in the activity will also greatly impact the […]

Reindeer Activities

Wandering Owl has partnered with Tromsø Arctic Reindeer since 2017 to provide our travellers with a reputation & trustworthy option for activities that involve reindeer encounters & learning about Indigenous Sami culture from this family business. Please note that when you select onto the calendar/booking widget you will go onto a different shopping cart page. […]

Sustainability Action Plan | A good time to care

What is a sustainability Action Plan and why is it important for tour operators? Good question. A sustainability action plan in tourism holds significant value by promoting responsible practices that benefit the environment, host communities, travelers, and the industry as a whole. It fosters long-term sustainability, enhances reputations, and positions destinations and businesses for success […]

Varde Quality Endorsed

In winter season 2022 2023 Wandering Owl became quality endorsed by Varde. Varde is a local company that endeavours to audit different operators tours and to measure them against a strict criteria. Using a secret shopper method with ongoing follow up, Varde has indeed created a quality control measurement system with meaning. Excitingly, our Aurora […]

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