What is the best month to see the Northern Lights in Tromsø?
In Tromsø there is always a good chance of seeing the northern lights in the period September until April. These are the months of the year when it is dark enough outside to see the lights dance across the sky.
Is Tromsø worth a visit?
YES. Tromsø is a great city break for a long weekend in the winter or summer if you’re Europe-based and is a perfect addition to a Norway trip if you’re not. You can check out my Tromsø itinerary which details just how many days you should spend in the Northern Norwegian capital.
Which is better Tromsø or Lofoten?
When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Tromso and Lofoten Islands, we can see that Tromso is more expensive. And not only is Lofoten Islands much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Lofoten Islands would let you spend less money overall.