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Guided history tour through 250 years - architecture, nature, and the world's famous platinum fox

Dyrøy Holiday

This tour is conducted by Dyrøy Holiday in Dyrøy. This fascinating trip starts at Vinje, island of Dyrøy. The trip goes through a beautiful cultural landscape where you can see the architectural style history over the last 250 years.
The guide will tell you a story of the people leaving and farming on the island and about the world-famous platinum fox that originates from this island. We will see the pebbles that were used in building of a famous Norwegian medieval church, as well as the stone age tufts, and Viking finds.

Further, the road goes under steep, high cliffs where eagles often nest. The guide will tell tales of the stones we pass. The trip ends at the secluded village of Berg – used as a film location for a famous Norwegian film.

Included: local guide, lunch pack of local specialties
Please bring: good walking shoes and a drink
Number of participants: 2 -30
Level of difficulty: easy, suitable for families with strollers as well as wheelchairs.
Departure time and place: 10:00AM from Vinje, Dyrøya
Duration: 4 hours

Please note, this adventure takes place in Dyrøy, approximately 18,5 miles from Tromsø. Transportation from/to Tromsø is not included.
Address: Mikkelbostadveien 260 A, 9311 Brøstadbotn