WELCOME TO VARANGER

Visit space on earth and where the sky meets the sea

In the far north and as far east as you can go in Norway, where the sky meets the sea, lies Varanger, bathed in the midnight sun and the northern lights of winter. Here the wild landscape meanders through bird-nesting cliffs,  fishing villages, and rugged headlands – out to the end of the world.

Nature offers rivers teeming with fish, snow-clad plains, exotic king crabs, birds breeding in spring, leaping salmon, the shining sea, and dancing northern lights. People and traditions make Varanger an Arctic melting pot of communities and cultures. Varanger is a different experience.  Scenery and settlements, the light, the colours, the lofty sky and wide horizon, exciting activities – and the open people.

VARANGER ARCTIC NORWAY

Icehouse apartments

The Icehouse is a former ice factory for the fishing industry, located in the heart of Vadsø. Rent modern and new apartments with warm atmosphere with sea view.

+47 450 10 685

The Nest 

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+47 450 10 685

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MK Tunfisk

Welcome aboard in our traditional fishing boat MK Tunfisk. We tailor trips for smaller and larger groups. We also offer accommodation on board.

+47 472 45 292

Explore Bugøynes

Explore the old cosy fishing village Bugøynes. Book one of our new renovated rental apartments and eat local food in our charming sourroundings at «Egnebuloftet».

+47 908 42 080

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Varanger Brygge

Charming houses and apartments in beautiful Bugøynes. Newly renovated, bright and pleasant living conditions.

+47 916 81 000

Båtsfjord Brygge

Welcome to Båtsfjord Brygge! We’re a hotel with high standards, great seafood, and warm service – located in Båtsfjord.

+47 789 83 283

REASON TO GO

Aurora borealis in Varanger <3 We love it!
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Photo: Odd Angell, Vadsø
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Varangerhalvøya / Várnjárga /Varenkinniemi offers its visitors an ancient landscape of Arctic tundra, boulder fields, rich wetlands and riparian valleys with rivers that run to the Varanger Fjord and Barents Sea. Read more here: https://varangerhalvoya.no/en/about-the-national-park/
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Photo; ©Foto: Roger Ellingsen / Statens vegvesen
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The story about Drakkar:

Long ago, in the northernmost parts of Norway, there lived a fierce Viking warrior named Ragnar. Ragnar was known throughout the land for his bravery in battle and his prowess as a shipbuilder.

One day, Ragnar decided to embark on a voyage to explore the waters of the Arctic Ocean. He commissioned his finest ship, a sleek and mighty drakkar, to be built and set out from his home port in Vardø.

As they sailed northward, Ragnar and his crew encountered many challenges, including treacherous ice floes, fierce storms, and attacks from rival clans. But they were undaunted and pressed on, determined to reach the furthest reaches of the Arctic.

Finally, after many long weeks at sea, they arrived at a desolate and icy shore, where they discovered a hidden cove teeming with exotic wildlife and abundant resources. They dubbed this new land "Island of the White Bear," and settled there, building a thriving village and trading outpost.

Ragnar`s drakkar became a legendary vessel, feared and respected throughout the region. Its imposing figure and fierce reputation made it a symbol of Viking strength and conquest.

And so, thanks to Ragnar`s daring expedition and the mighty drakkar that carried him, Vardø became a center of Norse power and exploration, and the story of the drakkar in Vardø lived on for generations to come.

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Steilneset memorial, Vardø
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ENQUIRY FOR ARCTIC ADVENTURES

Feel free to fill out our enquiry box and one of our advisers will get back to you at your earliest convenience.

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VISIT VARANGER

Arctic Norway AS
visitvaranger (a) gmail.com
+ 47 938 24 248
Vadsø, Arctic Norway

VADSØ , VARANGER ARCTIC NORWAY

BOOK A NIGHT OR TWO IN THE ICEHOUSE

Probably one of the coolest accommodation in Varanger  with warm atmosphere