SAMI

CULTURE

CAMP

We create and organize activities and experiences based on Sámi reindeer herding culture. We offer individual programs and package deals for individuals, groups and organizations large and small. The camp also offers excellent conditions to experience the northern lights. The camp is located just 20 minutes from Tromsø town centre.

ACTIVITIES

Feeding Reindeer at Camp

 

What to bring: Warm clothes (at least two layers), mittens, hat, good winter boots.

Pick-up time and place: 19:30 (7.30 pm) from Radisson Blu Hotel in the weekdays, and at 12:00 Saturday and Sunday.

 

Included
• Transfers (20 min each way) by comfortable coach
• Knowledgeable English-speaking Sami guide
• Storytelling and joik
• Hot drinks

Duration: 3 hours
 

Number of guests: 8–30
 

Level: Easy

 

SamiCamp is located approximately 20-minute drive from Tromsø city centre. At the camp you can learn more about the reindeer and even feed the herd of reindeer. If you are lucky they will feed from your hands! Inside the lavvu (a traditional Sami tent) warm drinks and a traditional Sami meal will be cooked over the fire and then served. After the meal you are invited to gather around the fire and listen to stories about Sami culture, life as a reindeer herder and even listen to the traditional Sami song called ‘joik’.

Price 1.475 KR

Reindeer Sledding

What to bring: Warm clothes (at least two layers), mittens, hat, good winter boots.

Pick-up time and place: 19:30 (7.30 pm) from Radisson Blu Hotel in the weekdays, and at 12:00 Saturday and Sunday.

Included:
• Transfers (20 min each way) by comfortable coach
• Knowledgeable English-speaking Sami guide
• Storytelling and joik
• Hot drinks

Duration: 3 hours
 

Number of guests: 8–30
 

Level: Easy

SamiCamp is located approximately 20-minute drive from Tromsø city centre where the reindeer and sleds are waiting. We then offer an introduction to reindeer sledding, before you join our Sami guides for an unforgettable experience of reindeer sledding (approx. 30 minutes).

Back at the camp you can learn more about the reindeer and even feed the herd of reindeer. If you are lucky they will feed from your hands! You will also have to opportunity to try lasso-throwing and see if you can catch the reindeer just as the herders do. Inside the lavvu (a traditional Sami tent) warm drinks and a traditional Sami meal will be cooked over the fire and then served. After the meal you are invited to gather around the fire and listen to stories about Sami culture, life as a reindeer herder and even listen to the traditional Sami song called ‘joik’.

Price 1.750 KR

Sami Experience in Summer Camp 

 

Visit our summer SamiCamp, and learn about the Sami way of living. Inside the lavvu (a traditional Sami tent) we serve you a traditional Sami meal. Cooked over the fire and then served. After the meal you are invited to gather around the fire and listen to more stories about Sami culture, the life of a reindeer herder, and even listen to more stories about Sami culture, the life of a reindeer herder, and even listen to the traditional Sami song called ‘joik’ as well be introduced to the sami drumming by a "runebomme" drummer.

 

Departure time and place: 7:30pm (19.30) from outside of Radisson Blu Hotel Mondays to Fridays, and at 12:00pm (12:00) Saturday and Sundays.

 

Included

• Transfers (20 min each way) by comfortable coach

• Storytelling and joik

• Bidos (reindeer broth) and hot drinks.

 

Duration: 3 hours.

Number of guests: 2-20.

Level of difficulty: Easy.

Season: Summer 

 

Price: 1.345 KR

 

Itravelkvaloya@gmail.com

+47 48394221

 

Kaigata 3

9008 Tromsø

Norway

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