Welcome to Destination Snowman!
Destination Snowman is a provider of high-quality activities, traditional meals and accommodation in Målselv, Tromsø region
- the perfect base from where to explore the Arctic!
The nature is absolutely outstanding with high mountains and beautiful valleys. The normally dry and cold climate is ideal for ice, snow and Northern Light - here you can boost your chances to see Aurora. The range of activities is vast, it is plenty to do, but the atmosphere is decidedly chilled out. Målselv is the perfect base from witch to explore Arctic - the guests wouldn't need to spend their time traveling around; within short distance there is something for everyone's bucket list. But there is another reason to go there too; the authenticity.
In addition, the visitors are positively surprised by the level of culture and service. The accommodation is good; the area has a wide range of hotels, cabins and apartments for rental.
Snowman has its own airport; Bardufoss Lufthavn (Snowman Int. Airport) ready to welcome any plane and with a goal to become a destination for airlines to fly directly scheduled flights to and from all the world.
The Aurora Sky Point is located in the mountain, 360 meter above ground in the inland of the Målselv region in Norwegian Lapland. This is one of theultimate places in the world to see the Northern Light.
Tour with dog sleigh is a wonderful experience. Speed along the snowy tracks pulled by 4-6 husky dogs and enjoy the unique Arctic landscape. Daily bus from Tromsø and Narvik.
Sami & Reindeer
Enjoy an unforgettable meeting with the Sami people, their culture and the reindeer. You can come inside the fence and Feed the Reindeer or you can go Reindeer sledging.
Wild Moose Safari
Meet the King of the forest, the mighty Moose! The Snowman area in Målselv region has a big population of wild moose. These magnificent animals live in the deep arctic forests.
We love to go snowshoeing! You can rent snowshoes and follow the local trails close to the historical hotel Rundhaug Gjestegård or go snowshoeing in the mountain. Departure from Aurora park in Målselv Fjellandsby, the view is amazing! Guide can be hired.
Near Aurora Park you will find the family friendly alpine slopes in Målselv Fjellandsby, ski instruction, ski rental etc. Also enjoy cross-country skiing, the tracks gives you access to some of the most beautiful vistas on earth.
Daily bus from Tromsø and Narvik
The Arctic Route is a safe, reliable and comfortable way of traveling to new adventures and unforgettable memories. Our bus routes make it easier for you to visit the various destinations in the arctic region, either one way or for a return round trip. Our partners offer a wide range of experiences such as dog sledding, traditional food and drink, wildlife safaris, accommodation and much more.
There will be daily departures with modern coaches running from December 1st until end of March 2019, between Tromsø, Narvik and Lyngen. Light refreshments will be available to buy on board and a tour guide film will keep you company throughout the amazing scenery.
Målselva is one of the best Salmon River in Norway. The river is medium to large size with many and varied pools, providing quite superb fly water. The river also provides good conditions for trout, graying and char.
Hiking in Snowman
The Målselv region offers almost unlimited hiking opportunities. Intoxicating summit experiences. Unique mountain views. Go on your own or book a hiking guide. See our programs!