Best time to travel to Norway

Reindeer Migration

By the end of Christmas season, thousands of Santa's helpers set off for the two-month long trip across the frozen plains

Reindeer Migration in Norway - Best Time
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Reindeer winter migration from Norway to Finland is the unique chance to observe nearly 3,500 Santa's helpers racing across the frozen Scandinavian plains accompanied by Sami herders during the whole way.

Reindeer Migration in Norway - Best Season

The animals resemble flocks of birds if you watch them from the height. Besides the landscapes are truly breathtaking, as the clouds turn pink in -15 to -20 °C.

Best time for Reindeer Migration in Norway

The sunset breaks after a strenuous long trip are mesmerizing.

Best time to see Reindeer Migration in Norway

The migration starts after New Year and lasts for two months, virtually from January to February.

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