Essential Tromso: Historical City Walk

Cultural & Theme Tours in Tromsø

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4.7 out of 5

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An experienced guide introduces you to the city of Tromsø and its century long history full of stories and anecdotes. You will encounter Tromsø's most important landmarks, including several northern superlatives and charming wooden houses from the city's time as central trade hub in the North.In 2018 the tour will visit Perspektivet Museum, in 2019 we will visit the Polar Museum, which is currently closed for renovations.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet)The Polar Museum is closed for renovations for the rest of 2018, and well be back as part of this tour in 2019. In the meantime we will visit one of two other sites.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Perspektivet MuseumThis is one of the museums we may visit, while the Polaer Museum is closed for renovations.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: SkansenDiscover the history of Tromsø's oldest siteDuration: 5 minutesStop At: Tromso DomkirkeWe stop by outside for a brief history of the churches of Tromsø.Duration: 7 minutes

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet)

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Tromso Domkirke


  • Excellent value for money
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Led by a local guide
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • All entrance fees included