Situated in the north of Norway, Tromso is one of the most vibrant cities in the country. It is also one of the most populous cities in the country with approximately 100.000 inhabitants. This great city is regarded as the Gateway to the Arctic. It is also known as Paris of the North. In addition, the city of Tromso is well-known for the spectacular Northern Lights, also called the Aurora Borealis. From the end of August to the end of the April, you will have a great chance of seeing the Northern Lights dancing above you.
It is possible to see a great number of historical buildings in Tromso, reflecting its beautiful architecture. For example; Tromso Museum, Polar Museum, Tromso War Museum, Roald Amundsen Monument, Skansen, and Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromsø are definitely worth-visiting. The city is also rich in magnificent cathedrals. The most famous of these are Arctic Cathedral, Lutheran Cathedral, Cathedral of Our Lady, the Church of Elverhøy, and Carmel Monastery.
Tromso provides a limitless diversity of irresistible attractions for visitors with its parks and gardens, namely Tromso Botanical Garden, Tromso City Park & Garden, Folkeparken and Tromso Mini Zoo. Besides its lovely parks and pretty gardens, this city attracts attention with its beautiful lakes, such as Grotfjord and Prestvannet Lake.
Walking along the streets of Tromso, you will be deeply influenced by the picturesque landscapes you see. It is always an active city with music festivals and big celebrations. The most notable of these are Tromso International Film Fest and Northern Lights Festival. These events many people from Europe with interesting activities they offer. Also, there are many bars and clubs in the heart of the city. It has a lively nightlife with limitless possibilities for entertainment. The most popular of these bars and clubs are No 24, Bastard, Magic Ice Bar Tromso, Rorbua Pub, Fun Pub, Bardus Bar, and Huken Pub. By the way, Strandgata and Storgata are the most preferred nightlife destinations in the city.
With its breathtaking beauty, the city of Tromso will offer you a pleasant trip. Tromso is waiting for you right now! Get ready for fresh experiences. It is time to visit this perfect city. Get en route to Tromsø.