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Experience the magic northern light

From the end of september and into the winter you can experience the northern light in Senja. There are not many things that can beat Senjas' unique nature combined with the northern light painting the sky.

From the end of september and into the winter you can experience the northern light in Senja. There are not many things that can beat Senjas' unique nature combined with the northern light painting the sky. The majestic mountains rising dramatically from the sea, and the small, cosy fishing villages around the island, forms the perfect frame to chase Aurora Borealis. At Fjordbotn camping you have great chances to experience the northern lights right outside your front door. There are also a lot of organized northern light trips in Senja.

Northern light foothike

We drive from Hamn along the national tourist road. We will make stops at spectacular look out points along the way to photograph the northern lights.

Northern lights and whale safari in Senja

Lets you experience the northern lights, observe humpback whales and orcas, and feel the closeness to the untouched norwegian nature and the maritime landscape.

360 degrees northern light adventure

“Fyrløkta” stands at the far end at the svabergs with a perfect view of the fjords, the mountain and the northern lights. If the weather is rough, it is fascinating to feel the Northern Norwegian forces of nature on your skin. Fyrløkta is heated, and there are hot beverages available inside in the evening, as well as reindeer skins so you can sit outside.

Utforsk flere opplevelser

Med sin vakre og ville natur er Senja en helt spesiell opplevelse på sykkel. Sannsynligheten er stor for at du rett og slett glemmer tiden, spesielt siden det er lyst hele natta. Kun midnattsola minner deg på at det faktisk er natt.

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Senja, og spesielt Nord-Senja er kjent for sine fantastiske fjell. Her finner du turer som passer de fleste, enten du er mosjonist, eller mer vant fjellvandrer.

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Fjordbotn Camping ligger rett ved fjorden, hvor det er gode fiskemuligheter. Du kan leie båt av oss, eller fiske fra land. Torsk, sei og hyse er den vanligste fangsten, men det er også god mulighet for sjøørret, spesielt på våren.

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Do you want to experience Senjas winter mountains without ski’s? There are multiple routes, peaks and mountains easily accessible with snowshoes. Walking with snowshoes is a great option if you don't feel comfortable with ski’s.

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Senja is about to be discovered as a new ski paradise among the winter sport athletes. The combination of mountains up to 1000 meters above sea level combined with coastal landscape makes Senja a spectacular ski destination.

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Fjordbotn Camping is located right by the fjord, where there are good fishing opportunities. You can rent a boat from us, or you can fish from land. Cod, Saithe and Haddock are the most common to catch, but there is also possible to get sea trout, especially in the spring.

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