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4th October 2017
Malangen Resort overlooks the Malangenfjord and is close enough to Tromsø to be easily accessible, yet far enough away to offer a welcome cosy retreat.
At Malangen you will find a variety of accommodation options, all to a very high standard and with magnificent views directly across the glistening Malangenfjord to distant snow-covered mountains. This holiday is perfect for those who need a touch of remote escapism without compromising on style or comfort.
Arrive Tromsø Airport by air from the UK. Collect your hire car from the airport and enjoy a picturesque drive through beautiful Arctic scenery to Malangen (duration approximately 50 minutes). There is no grocery shop directly at the resort, therefore those staying in apartment or cabin accommodation may purchase provisions from one of the local supermarkets en route. On arrival check-in to your accommodation and relax for the remainder of the evening.
4 nights MALANGEN - Malangen Brygger (BB)
Days 2 - 4
Malangen offers a variety of optional activities directly from the resort. We strongly recommend pre-booking those activities you know you will definitely want to do in order to avoid disappointment. For further information and prices see Optional Activities.
Drive from Malangen to Tromsø Airport and leave your hire car at the Avis office before your return flight home.
Departure Day: Daily
Departure Dates: 1 Dec 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
Duration: 4 nights
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Hotel: Sea-view rooms with double bed, shower/WC, flat-screen TV, WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities. Size: 18 m². Superior rooms also have sofas, tables and writing desks (26 m²).
Apartments: Single storey. Facilities - sea view, lounge/kitchen/dining area, flat-screen TV, WiFi, 1 x shower/WC. Size: 45 m². Bedrooms: 2 (1 x double bed, 1 x bunkbed).
Cabins: 2-storey. Facilities - sea view, lounge, kitchen/ dining area, flat-screen TV, with spacious lounge and kitchen downstairs and 3 x bedrooms upstairs (1 x double bed, 1 x twin beds, 1 x single). Kitchen and dining area plus shower/WC, flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi. Size: 60 m² Large balconies. See image right.
Deluxe Cabins: 2-storey. Facilities - sea view, lounge, kitchen/dining area, flat-screen TV, 2 x shower/wc (some have bath). Size: 95 m². Bedrooms: 3 (1 x double bed, 2 x 2 single beds in each). Large balconies.
Tromsø's Arctic Fjord Retreat
Eager huskies are waiting to take you into the Arctic wilderness. Start with a lesson in how to manage your own husky team and then drive in pairs with a chance to change drivers halfway. Finish with a delicious hot meal by one of the open fires at Camp Nikka. Duration 1345 - 1645.
Price: £138 per person
Transfer by mini-bus (15 minutes) up into the mountains where your snowmobiles are waiting. This unique safari takes you on an unforgettable journey through the majestic scenery of the region. You will drive in pairs with a chance to change drivers halfway and will stop along the way to have a hot meal and warm drinks by an open fire. Full instructions given, driving licence required. Duration 1500 - 1900.
Price: £138 per person
Follow in the footsteps of the world famous Norwegian explorers into the untouched wilderness to experience the beautiful silence of the snowy forest, the scent of the smoke from the open campfire and, if lucky, maybe catch a glimpse of a willow grouse or fox in their daily routines. On returning from the adventure you will have a much wider perspective of the local nature, lifestyle and of the skills needed in the wilderness. Duration 0930 - 1300.
Price: £60 per person
We know you will have questions about this holiday and we hope we have managed to answer a few of them with the following information. But if we haven't please just let us know - we'll find the answer for you and then add it to our list.
Who is this holiday suitable for?
Due to the various options for spacious accommodation offering activities directly from the resort, this holiday is ideal for families or friends travelling together.
What sort of clothing will I need?
We would strongly recommend the layering principal (base, mid, outer) with man-made thermal fibres or wool. In our opinion wool is definitely best, and merino wool is soft and cosy and certainly a good investment. A good, waterproof outdoor jacket is essential, and also over trousers are a bonus if you have them. Wool socks (we wouldn't wear anything else here), perhaps a couple of pairs, and good hiking boots or snow boots are very important. Gloves, scarf, hat and you're raring to go!