|Most expensive month:||December|
|Average price in Tromsø:||$132/night|
|Cheapest price found:||$32/night|
|Most expensive day:||Tuesday|
Best prices found by HotelsCombined users in the past 24 hours.
A significant cultural hub above the Arctic Circle, Tromso is renowned for its polar nature, including surrounding fjords. Tromso is one of the best places in the world to view the Northern Lights, but is also popular for its lively nightlife, historic city centre and annual festivals.
If you’re interested in the local wildlife, head to Polaria, an arctic aquarium home to seals and unique cold-water fish. You can also watch immersive nature documentaries on a 21-metre-wide panoramic screen and see traditional polar exploration equipment. Visit Tromso University Museum to explore a wealth of geological, botanical, zoological, archaeological and cultural exhibits, such as a machine that replicates the Northern Lights.
Visiting Tromso in Summer? Embark on a day-long cruise around the surrounding fjords or visit Polar Park to meet wolves, brown bears, arctic foxes, reindeer, elk and lynx. During winter you can join guided tours to see the famous Northern Lights, embark on whale-watching cruises or take a snowmobile safari near the Lyngen Alps.
Those seeking out the best food in Tromso should hang around the city centre, where you’ll find traditional Norwegian cuisine at Emmas Drømmekjøkken and homemade cakes, bread and pastries at Vollan Gjestestue. Taste the local beer at in a rustic pub with a fireplace at Ølhallen Brewpub or enjoy big flavours at Presis Tapas.
Time your visit for one or more of Tromso’s popular cultural events, such as the Arctic Light Festival, which showcases local and international musicians. The Arctic Cathedral is a striking church with a glass facade that also puts on regular events, such as the annual New Year’s Eve Concert and Northern Lights Concert.
Tromso is easily reached by flying into Tromso Airport, about five kilometres away, or catching a bus to Prostneset terminal. There are numerous buses and taxis servicing the city, along with ample parking spots for those driving their own vehicle.
Comfort Hotel Xpress Tromso (8.0/10 from 2,322 reviews), Smarthotel Tromso (7.8/10 from 3,731 reviews), and Scandic Ishavshotel (8.3/10 from 2,682 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Tromsø.
The average price of a hotel in Tromsø is $156 per night, based on the last 3 days’ data. The average price of a 4-star hotel in Tromsø around is $160 per night, whereas for a 5-star hotel it’s $114 per night.
Prices for Tromsø hotels have been found for as low as $62/night over the last 3 days.
Prices for a hotel in Tromsø tonight are about $140 on average, but HotelsCombined users have found prices as low as $81 for tonight in the last 3 days. The best price found for a 4-star hotel in Tromsø tonight is $134.