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Guided Activities


King Crab dining experience

Join us for a unique dining experience of a lifetime.  Fresh king crabs are flown in daily from the icy waters of the Barents Sea for you to enjoy some of the worlds freshest and most luxurious seafood.

We pull the live king crabs out of saltwater aquarium and cook them in front of you while we tell the stories of the king crabs prevelance as a natural resource  and how they made their journey from Kamchakta to Kirkenes.

The freshly cooked king crab legs are then served to you in the on the table alongside bread, butter, lemons, and mayonnaise. No extra ingredients are needed because the freshness of the king crabs ensures the salty yet sweet flavor of the meat resides. Coffee, tea and water are included in the dinner and drinks can be bought separately.

Activity starting times: 18:00

Duration: 2 hours

Capacity: 12 people per tour, multiple tours per day

Price per person: NOK 1890,- per person

Includes: King Crabs meal, coffee & tea

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Tromsø Arctic Reindeer

Discover an unforgettable reindeer experience just a short distance from Æra Lodge. Located only 6-9 km away, Tromsø Arctic Reindeer offers a range of captivating activities that allow you to immerse yourself in Sami culture and the enchanting world of reindeer.

Reindeer Sledding:
Enjoy a reindeer sledding ride through a picturesque valley and along the stunning coastal landscape. It's a unique way to connect with nature and experience the Arctic wilderness.

Reindeer Feeding: Get up close and personal with these majestic creatures. You'll have the opportunity to feed the reindeer and learn more about their habits and lifestyle.

Sami Culture:
Dive into the rich cultural heritage of the Sami people, the indigenous inhabitants of the region. Gain insights into their traditions, storytelling, and way of life.

For booking and more information about these extraordinary experiences, please visit Tromsø Arctic Reindeer's website. Make sure to contact them directly to secure your spot and create lasting memories during your stay at Æra Lodge.

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Horseback riding with Tromsø lyngshest

Our partner, Lyngshest Tromsø, offers daily horsebackriding tours in our beautiful winter landscape in Skittenelv.

Duration: 2-3 hours  - around 45 minutes of riding.  

Capacity: 4 people

Price: NOK 1800 per person

Start Time: 10:00 (The start time can vary due to weather.)

Check out their website here.

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Transportation & rental cars

Reserve a rental car with us two weeks prior to your visit and ensure seamless travel during your stay. Our fleet consists exclusively of new and electric vehicles, accommodating up to five passengers, to provide you with a comfortable, high-quality, and eco-friendly journey.

Convenient pick-up and drop-off are available at Tromsø Airport, Langnes.

Summer Rate: 1000,- NOK per day.
Winter Rate: Contact us for prices

Detailed instructions for car pick-up will be emailed to you one week before your arrival.

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Northern lights outdoor pool

Discover our exceptional amenities, including the northernmost outdoor heated pool in Norway complemented by a fully serviced bar and an inviting lounge area.

Immerse yourself in the stunning views offered by our outdoor pool, available for your enjoyment throughout the day and evening. Whether you seek a refreshing dip or a soothing soak, our heated pool provides the perfect opportunity for northern light view.

In addition, indulge in the tranquil ambiance of our sauna, where you can unwind and rejuvenate your body and mind.

Exclusive for guests staying overnight.

Cost: 150 NOK per person

Private Sauna Rentals
Private 2 hour sauna rental for up to 6 people.
Cost: 1000 NOK per 2 hours

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Private sauna rental

Private 2 hour sauna rental for up to 6 people.

Cost: NOK 1000,- per 2 hours

Tea-Time with a guide in our lavvo

Snowshoe rental & head torch rental included.

Heated lavvo on the oceanfront with guide, fire, coffee & tea.

Price: Free of charge for all overnight guests.

We look forward to hosting you here in the Arctic!



Do you have free wifi?
Yes, in all our cabins!
Do you have a waiting list for booked out dates?
Yes, we do. We will contact you if we get any available cabins on your requested dates.
How do I get from Tromsø airport or the city center to Skittenelv/Æra?
If you have booked a cabin on our website, we include a free rental car during your stay. This ensures you great flexibility. You can also use public transport (bus) or taxi to us.
What is the kitchen equipped with?
In our Panorama Glass Lodge Cabins and Aurora glass cabin superior is equipped with cooking hobs while our Aurora Glass Cabin, Aurora cabin 1-bedroom and Aurora Family 2-bedrooms is equipped with a stove. All cabins have a coffee machine, kettle, fridge and all you will need to cook.