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Tromso, Norway


Tromso

Introduction

Tromso is one of the northernmost cities in Norway and a popular location to view the Northern Lights in the winter. Additional port guide here - http://www.cruise-norway.no/Ports/Tromso/Default.aspx

Where You're Docked

Cruise ships dock at either Prostneset beside downtown or Breivikaat (4km to the north). Shuttle buses are usually provided to the downtown area when docked at Breivikaat.

Prostneset

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Breivikaat

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Money and Tipping

Norway's currency is the Norwegian Krone (NOK). Euros may accepted. Though not expected, a small tip (5-10%) is usually appreciated when dining in restaurants if you are happy with the service.

Local Transportation

Local buses are 28 NOK (July 2012) for a one hour ticket. Bus 28, 26, 20, and 24 will take you across the bridge to the Arctic Cathedral. They can be boarded on Sjgata/Havnegata street just down below the Torget (Main square). Bus 26 continues to the cable car.

Hotels

Search hotels in Tromso here

Sights

  • Arctic Cathedral - approximately 30 minute walk across the bridgo or you can take the bus.
  • Mount Storsteinen Fjellheisen Cable Car - Hiking up should only take 30 minutes for those in reasonable shape.
  • Polaria - This aquarium has a cinema and striking architecture.

Shopping & Restaurants

Storgata is Tromsos main pedestrian street with shops and restaurants.

Internet

Try cafes and restaurants for internet

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Weather

Tromso Weather Forecast

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