Sami Northern Light experience and storytellingDate: Thursday 16 jan 2020 - Sunday 29 Mar 2020
This season SamiCamp will offer a Northern Light chase- the sami way. Learn how you can photograph the "Dancing Lady" by our photographer, enjoy a hot meal served in our lavvo and a "joik" to please the divine powers of the light.
Join us for the a Northern Lights chase experience in Tromsø.
With our eco-friendly philosophy, delicious local food, knowledgeable guides and driver,
we will take you on an Arctic journey that you will never forget.
This trip also included visit to the Logje Sami Family.
Your Northern Light host will pick you up at Radisson Blu Hotel and your Northern Lights adventure will start.
You will have the chance to learn about the science behind the Aurora Borealis through an interesting video.
This will be when we visit the Logje Sami family 20 minutes drivetime from Tromsø.
Storytelling about the Northern light and the sami people who have lived her in the arctic for generations will follow.
Storytelling will be in a real sami lavvo. You will also be served the tradional sami dinner Bidos.
Our guide will provide you with a brief technical guide, and some necessary knowledge about photographing the auroras.
Once your hosts have found a scenic spot, you will take off from the Sami basecamp and hunt for the northern lights.
We search the polar sky for the Northern Lights and capture them in photos.
We offer photography tips and limited use of tripods.
If the dancing lady does not appear, or the weather conditions change, we may need to move on and continue the chase!
We will return you to Tromsø at about 1200 pm (00:00), depending on driving distance.
Included: hotel pick-up and drop-off, transport in 9 seats Van with knowledgeable driver and guide,
video about the Aurora Borealis and campfire, hot beverages, a tasty Sami Bidos meal with local
ingredients coffee and cake
Please bring: warm clothes, hat, gloves, warm boots, camera and tripod.
Last minute tips: Make sure you have enough free space on your cameras memory card(s),
and that the batteries are fully charged.
Number of participants: 2-7
Level of difficulty: Easy
Departure time and place: 630pm (18:30)-6.30pm (18:30) from outside Radisson Blu Hotel