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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 […]

Nightlife & cafe lifestyle – Owl Picks

Top picks for cafes Frø – Top pick for locally sourced ingredients and plant based foods, especially vegan and gluten free. Frø is especially known for their pancakes- peace, love and pancakes. Located on Storgata, this cafe is easy find and has plenty of space to sit down, take off the layers and relax over […]

Stay warm, friends!

How to stay warm in Tromsø  To enjoy your time in Tromsø as much as possible, we recommend you choose function over fashion.  For the shoes: Try to wear loose-fitting enclosed shoes, we would suggest bringing crampons or purchasing them locally when you arrive as often the city center is very icy and windy!    Layers […]

Homemade food, with love

At Wandering Owl, we focus on being as sustainable as possible. This mindset translates also to the food we serve. We’ve partnered with local vegetable farmers to provide us with as much of our produce as possible. To minimize our impact on the environment we have decided to serve vegan food with as many locally […]

Getting to your Aurora meeting location

How to get to the meeting location and pick-up point at Scandic Ishavshotel  So, you made it to Tromsø, but do not know exactly where the pick-up point is?! No problem. We got you covered.  If you have arrived by plane There are three ways of getting to the city center where the Scandic Ishavshotel […]

Our limited impact policy

Tour operators are the guardians that ensure that our incredible wilderness is enjoyed by travellers both safely, and responsibly. Wandering Owl recognises that tourism has the potential to create positive change in the world. Wandering Owl is committed to finding ways in which we can reduce and limit our impact of our tours and work.  It […]

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