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Tromsø Destination Guide

Explore Tromsø in Norway.

Tromsø in the region of Troms with it's 52,436 inhabitants is a town in Norway - some 713 mi (or 1,148 km) North of Oslo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Tromsø is now 10:42 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Kiruna, Gällivare, Lyngseidet, Vikran, Sortland or Breivika. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tromsø, Tromsdalen, Tomasjorda, Storsteinnes, Sletta and Kaldsletta. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

From Tromsø to Sommarøya in 600 km/h

07:11 min ( July 05, 2012 by atomsmurf)
Views: 350 - Rating: 5/5

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The Dance Of The Spirits Cristinaw's pho...

02:13 min ( December 05, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 395 - Rating: 1/5

Preview of Cristinaw's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Tromsø, Norwa...


Radisson Blu Tromsø

00:41 min ( February 06, 2010 by Gard Karlsen)
Views: 506 - Rating: 0/5

We stayed at Radisson Blu in Tromsø in the end of January 2010. Here is a short video showing our room and you can read our review of the hotel in the Tromsø trip report on gardkarlsen.com

Hello Troms Ccq's photos around Tromsø ...

01:53 min ( December 09, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 256 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Ccq's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Tromsø, Norway Entr...


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Interesting facts about this location

Norwegian Polar Institute

The Norwegian Polar Institute is Norway's national institution for polar research. It is run under the auspices of the Norwegian Ministry of Environment. The institute organizes expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctic regions and runs a research station at Ny-Ålesund. Its offices are in Tromsø and Svalbard, together with a research station in Queen Maud Land, and employs approximately 150 persons.

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Located at 69.65, 18.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Arctic research, Education and research in Tromsø, Geoscience institutes, Norway and the Antarctic, Norwegian government agencies, Research institutes in Norway, Science and technology in Svalbard

Tromsø Region

Tromsø Region is a region in Troms county, Norway. It is centered around the city of Tromsø and consists of only two municipalities: Tromsø and Karlsøy . The European route E8 passes through the region, and the Tromsø Airport is also located here.

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Tags:Metropolitan regions of Norway, Tromsø

Norwegian College of Fishery Science

The Norwegian College of Fishery Science was established in 1972 as a joint responsibility of the three Norwegian universities in Tromsø, Bergen and Trondheim. In 1988 a new organisational structure was introduced as NCFS was located to Tromsø and organised as a faculty at the University of Tromsø, keeping some degree of autonomy as its own rector etc.

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Located at 69.65, 18.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Arctic research, Education and research in Tromsø, Fisheries and aquaculture research institutes, Research institutes in Norway, Universities and colleges in Norway

Tromsø

Tromsø is a city and municipality in Troms county, Norway. The administrative centre of the municipality is the city of Tromsø. Tromsø city is the ninth-largest urban area in Norway by population, and the seventh largest city in Norway by population. It is the largest city and the largest urban area in Northern Norway, and the second largest city and urban area north of the Arctic Circle in Sápmi.

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Located at 69.65, 18.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Norway, Municipalities of Troms, Populated coastal places in Norway, Populated places of Arctic Norway, Port cities and towns in Norway, Ski areas and resorts in Norway, Tromsø

University of Tromsø

The University of Tromsø is the world's northernmost university. Located in the city of Tromsø, Norway, it was established in 1968, and opened in 1972. It is one of eight universities in Norway. The University of Tromsø is the largest research and educational institution in northern Norway. The University's location makes it a natural venue for the development of studies of the region's natural environment, culture, and society.

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Located at 69.65, 18.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Education and research in Tromsø, Educational institutions established in 1968, Universities and colleges in Norway, University of Tromsø