Reindeer feeding and Sami history
Join Sami guides for an unforgettable reindeer experience.
After a 25-minute drive from the city centre, you will visit their camp and have a chance to feed the herd of around 200 reindeer.
You will then gather inside the lavuu (Sami tent) for a hot traditional Sami meal and listen to stories about Sami culture around the camp fire. The guide will also perform a joik (traditional Sami song) for the guests.
The itinerary will be:
Pick up from Tromsø City Centre at 10 am or 2pm and 25 min drive to Reindeer
Feeding of wild Reindeer
Guests can test lasso throwing (but not on real reindeer)
Warm coffee inside a warm Lavuu (Traditional Sami Tent).
Storytelling of Sami Culture
Warm lunch of bidos (a traditional Sami soup) with more coffee and cake (vegetarian option possible)
A joik performance (traditional Sami folk song)
25 min bus ride back to Tromsø City Centre.
Morning trip Back in Tromsø at around 1.30pm
Afternoon Trip back in Tromso around 5pm
Season: Daily from the 14.11.2016 until the 31.03 2017.
Pickup: Radisson Blu hotel 10am (morning) or 2pm (afternoon)
What is included? Transfer, guiding storytelling and joik, warm lunch, coffee and snacks.
What to bring yourself? Warm clothes (at least two layers), gloves and hat, good winter boots.