Visit 300 huskies

Visit 300 huskies

Visit a wilderness centre with 300 huskies, get up close with the animals and get an insight into the art of dog sledding.
Girl cuddling an husky puppy. Photo: Tromsø Villmarksenter

About the excursion

Wear comfortable shoes and warm clothes.  

Direction: Northbound

Disembarkation port: Tromsø

Embarkation port: Tromsø

Time: 14:30-18:00

Meal: Cake and hot drinks

Level: 1 (Read more)

Season: Summer and autumn

Min/max persons: 2/200

Booking reference: TOSN4

Price: From £ 115 per person

Huskies in dog yard. Photo: Tromsø villmarkssenter

There are 300 huskies, of various sizes and ages, at the centre. With them are people who give the dogs everything they need, including the joy of running long distances. The founder of the wilderness centre, Tove Sørensen, has over 30 years' dog sledding experience, and she has also been a pioneer of dog sledding at a competitive level. 

The visit to the wilderness centre allows you to pet the dogs and admire their strength and beauty. You will learn about dog sledding and breeding huskies.  

The wilderness centre is located in a scenic area, and if you like you can join a small tour to explore the flora and fauna of the area before heading into the lavvo, the Sami's traditional tent, for hot drinks and chocolate cake.  

Woman cuddling an husky. Photo: Tromsø villmarkssenter

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