The autumn school holiday in Norway this year is in the first two weeks of October. Some people travel abroad, while others wish to spend these days by the Lyngenfjord.
To make it easier for you, Visit Lyngenfjord has created a list of the 10 best things to do in North Troms in early October.
The wonderful Steindalsbreen glacier in Storfjord is well worth visiting in the autumn! You can also book a guided trip to walk on the actual glacier.
The Centre for Northern People in Kåfjord is holding an open day on Saturday 7 October, which includes exhibitions, the museum, a market, children’s duodji (traditional handicrafts) and a café.
Beaivváš teater is staging a performance about the reindeer owner and author Johan Turi at Halti kulturscene in Nordreisa on Wednesday 11 October.
Egnes in Skjervøy is a beautiful natural gem! This walk offers a wonderful view of the open sea, while the remnants of the German coastal fort will give you an insight into the history of World War II here.
This is a classic hike in Lyngen! Blåvatnet (the Blue Lake) in Sør-Lenangsbotn has an idyllic location beside the Lenangsbreen glacier. We can guarantee that your photos from here will be perfect for Instagram!
The world’s northernmost whisky distillery at Årøybukt in Lyngen provides the authentic Arctic distillery experience! There are many exciting activities here in autumn.
Mountain biking with an eager husky running in front of you is great fun! The dog will pull you forwards and upwards on the many single tracks in and around Skibotn in Storfjord.
Visitor Point/ Ovi Raiishin is the gateway to the Reisa National Park in Nordreisa. This place offers a beautiful view of the national park and the fantastic natural play of colours in the autumn.
This adventure will literally take your breath away! This rigid inflatable boat (RIB) trip is a great combination of a boat trip, bird life, Arctic landscape and an easy walk with wonderful views of the Lyngen Alps.
Nord-Troms Museum’s permanent exhibition at Halti in Nordreisa focuses on how the region’s history has been formed through encounters between people from the coast to the mountain plateau.