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Telegrafbukta Beach

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Saw a little Northern Lights from Telegrafbukta Beach

We stayed at an airbnb within 15 minutes walking distance to Telegrafbukta Beach. We went down to... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2018
Good Spot to Shot the northern lights

When the sky ist clear. Is the Telegrafbukta Beach the perfect spot for good photos. I was there at... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
Robin Z
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“northern lights”(17 reviews)
“one night”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

We stayed at an airbnb within 15 minutes walking distance to Telegrafbukta Beach. We went down to the beach on a very overcast night hoping to spot the Northern lights and were rewarded with about 1 minute of pink and green lights display. We also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nuestart1
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

When the sky ist clear. Is the Telegrafbukta Beach the perfect spot for good photos. I was there at the 24/12/2017

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Robin Z
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Taking bus 33 from the city centre to this beach was easy and the bus was not crowded. The place is not huge so it was easy for us to walk around looking for great spots for our photography opportunity. We arrived about 4pm and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank 2009A
Reviewed April 6, 2018

I had read about this beach on line before we went to Tromso and as our accommodation was at the bottom of the hill up to it, we decided to stroll up there on our first night. We were amazed when, after just fifteen minutes...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 48hall
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

The best plase for seeing Aurora. there is no city light. Beautiful landscape. There are really good observing areas. I saw two times light at the this beach.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mehmet Yunus C
Reviewed March 20, 2018

It is about 45 minute walk from the centre of Tromso but it's well worth the effort. A local Tromso map is suffice. The beach & surrounding area are a great place to explore. We went in March '18 & were blessed with crisp clear...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Pigsick
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Skip the payed northernlight trips! Just check your northernlight apps and wheater app, buy a bus ticket (day ticket around 10 euro for 24 hours travel!) and go here! I hope to write some regarding nothernlight an prediction and how to photograph it on my...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jeroen XLphoto W
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We walked to the beach from the Amelie Hotel in around 35 minutes. The path was slippery to start from the sun melting the ice and it refreezing but ok if you go carefully. Stunning views from the beach and amazing for photography. We get...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank steve_e_hewitt
Reviewed February 14, 2018

If you have a day to walk around Tromso, it is perfect place to visit. Quite a walk from a city center, but worth it. I was adviced to see sunrise here, but were too cloudy. Try your luck!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Rimantė J
Reviewed January 30, 2018

An easy excursion out of Tromso city centre by bus. A peaceful and beautiful location with beech woods and mountains in the distance. Close to the University Museum as well.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank tjsussex
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