Arctic Whisky Experience

Spend a day visiting the Worlds Northernmost Distillery! We have pre-packaged an exciting day including transfers, complimentary tastings, guided tour, and lunch. During the day you will learn about the process of making whisky in the Arctic. Great views, local tastes and interesting facts guaranteed!

The Whisky Tour will be given by a qualified staff member who will guide you through the process of manufacturing various types of spirits such as vodka, aquavit, gin, but with a main focus on whisky. You’ll get a glimpse into the mysterious past of Viking age drinking customs and learn about hi-tech alcohol production on top of the world. During this exciting guided tour, you will see, feel and smell Arctic ingredients all used in our production.

Included:

  • Guided Tour of the Distillery
  • A Meal from Local Produce – (Other Dietary Options Available)
  • Free Whisky Tasting Glass
  • Time to spend in the wonderful Arctic Distillery
  • A trip into the secret, underground Whisky bunker
  • The opportunity to ask questions of our experienced distillers
  • Free Wi-Fi and use of lounge which has panoramic views of the
    mountains & fjord
  • Transfers from Tromsø (including Ferry Crossing) or Lyngseidet

Tour Description

When you arrive at the Whisky Distillery, we will start with the highlight: a Whisky Tour. It will be given by a qualified staff member who will guide you through the process of manufacturing various types of spirits such as vodka, aquavit, gin and whisky. You’ll get a glimpse into the mysterious past of Viking age drinking customs and learn about hi-tech alcohol production on top of the world. During this exciting guided tour, you will see, feel and smell Arctic ingredients. The tour includes a complementary tasting glass.

Programme – Whisky Tour from Tromsø

  • 08.45: Pick Up in Tromsø City Centre (Scandic Ishavshotell). Transfer through the spectacular Lyngen Alps by bus and a beautiful ferry trip are included
  • 11.00: Arrival at Aurora Spirit Distillery
  • 11.10: Arctic Whisky Experience
  • 11.50: Local food and coffee or just relax in the Arctic surroundings
  • 13.45: Transfer back to Tromsø City Centre
  • 15.45: Arrival Tromsø City Centre

Programme – Whisky Tour from Lyngseidet

  • 10.45: Pick Up in Lyngseidet Town Center from our HQ (Strandveien 16)
  • 11.00: Arrival at Lyngen Resort and Aurora Spirit
  • 11.10: Arctic Whisky Experience
  • 11.50: Local food and coffee or just relax in the Arctic surroundings
  • 13.45: Transfer back to Lyngseidet Town center
  • 14.00: Arrival Lyngseidet

Read our faq or contact us if you have any more questions.

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NOTE: The Distillery also has drop in with guided tours at 13.00 and 14.00, MON – FRI.

FACTS – DAY TOUR:

Prices from: 990 NOK
Availability: December-March
Duration: 4-7 hours
Route: Bus & ferry, Educational Tour
Age limit: None**
Difficulty: Easy

** There is no age limit on the tour (although you need to be over 20 to taste the products).
Each Child Under the Age of 18 has to be Accompanied by an Adult.