Destination guide

The majestic setting of Tromso is ready to explore

The area's museums and cathedral are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Tromso. This city's northern lights, sledging and local tours draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Tromso

Tromso is famous for its northern light views and magnificent mountain views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Tromso is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Polar-Alpine Botanical Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Rypetind (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Slettind (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • As Lake (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Sandsvatnet (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Lillevardhaug Lake (20 mi / 32.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Tromso

Fly into Tromso (TOS-Langnes), the closest airport, located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Bardufoss (BDU), which is 42.2 mi (67.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Tromsø?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 34 holiday lettings around Tromsø. From 10 flats & apartments to 19 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tromsø? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tromsø. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lillevardhaug Lake: 20 holiday lettings
  • Tromso Cathedral (Tromso Domkirke): 18 holiday lettings
  • Alfheim Stadium: 18 holiday lettings
  • Polar-Alpine Botanical Gardens: 18 holiday lettings
  • Tromso Fjords: 20 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tromsø listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Tromsø?

Yes, of course. offers 10 Flats in Tromsø. Our other popular types of Tromsø holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 9 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Tromsø?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 25 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Tromsø. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.