Tromsø's Sweet Temptations

By OK Tromsø
Guide trying chocolate
Freshly baked buns
Cake and hot drink
Prices from

695 NOK

per person

Indulge your sweet tooth and join our pleasant walking tour through Tromsø’s charming streets where we explore the city’s cosy cafés and patisseries that Tromsø residents hold dear to their hearts.

General information

Your guide and host will delve into Tromsø’s sweet history and the cultural and social significance these delicious treats have had and still have here.

You will hear stories about passionate cinnamon buns, award-winning chocolate and confectioner’s cakes that are talked about far beyond Tromsø’s borders. Are you keen to taste the world’s first Northern Lights cake?

We visit hand-picked places with local enthusiasts who are each known for their unique creations and naturally there will be opportunities for a taste test or two.

We find our way to the city’s largest selection of exclusive and handcrafted cakes and enjoy each other’s company around a delicious piece of cake and warming cup of tea or coffee. 

More than just a sweet adventure, “Tromsø’s sweet temptations” is designed with the joy of being together in mind. After all, good company and delicious treats are the perfect recipe for a memorable experience.

Why choose “Tromsø’s sweet temptations”?:

1. Local Insight: Get insider knowledge about Tromsø’s sweet traditions and the best places to satisfy your sweet tooth from a local who is passionate about the city.

2. Culinary Treats: Enjoy carefully selected treats prepared by skilled and dedicated artisans.

3. Café culture: Immerse yourself in Tromsø’s vibrant café culture where every cup and pastry are testament to the city’s warmth and hospitality.

4. Polar Night: Experience the unique atmosphere of Tromsø during the Polar Night and find comfort and joy surrounded by the scent of freshly baked delights.

5. Sweet Memories: Create lasting memories with new friends and bond over sharing a love of sweets.

Practical information:

Latest meeting time and place: 12:45 PM (12:45) at Tromsø Tourist Information (Visit Tromsø) at the harbour terminal (Havneterminalen Prostnestet).

Departure time and place: 1:00 PM (13:00) from Tromsø Tourist Information (Visit Tromsø) at the harbour terminal (Havneterminalen Prostnestet).

Duration: 2,5 hours - 1 PM (13:00) to 3:30 PM (15:30) 


 - Local English and Norwegian speaking host

 - Confectioner's cake & tea/coffee

 - Sweet samples

 - Handmade chocolate

 - Discounts on sweet temptations

 - Reflectors to wear during the tour (winter only)

 - Spikes available (if icy)

Please bring:

 - Warm clothes and shoes

Number of participants: 1-8

Age limit: 12 years

Level of difficulty: Easy

This tour is conducted by OK Tromsø.

Prices from

695 NOK per person


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  • Child 12+

About OK Tromsø

OK Tromsø is a Tromsø-based travel company empowering conscious travel through local expertise and warm hospitality.

The company was founded in 2023 by Oda Kvaal-Tanguay, who is a proud Tromsø local who is passionate about travel. OK TROMSØ offers more than 20 years’ experience in the travel industry and is dedicated to encouraging and helping you choose travel experiences that minimise environmental impact and respect and benefit local communities and businesses.

OK Tromsø focuses on creating memorable, meaningful, and sustainable experiences that add an extra dimension to your Tromsø visit. We aim to share the local culture and natural beauty by combining our in-depth knowledge and collaboration with passionate local partners to create activities and itineraries that provide genuine connection with locals and fellow travellers.


Visit Tromsø
Phone: +47 776 10 000
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +47 994 92 823
Email: [email protected]
Samuel Arnesens gate 3, 9008 Tromsø