Welcome to 50 Degrees North

We love coming to work every day, because we are truly passionate about the Nordic region – our home. We are here to ensure that your Nordic experience is the very best it can be and that you have an authentic travel experience – one that challenges the traditional, touristy way of travelling and gives you memories that last a lifetime.

Who we are

50 Degrees North is a Nordic travel specialist with offices in Lillehammer (Norway), Reykjavik (Iceland), Vancouver (Canada) and Melbourne (Australia). Although our offices are located around the world, over 90% of our staff are natives of the Nordic region and therefore bring a lifetime of knowledge and passion into planning your holiday!

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What we do

We are genuine destination specialists that plan and organise most of what takes place once you have reached your destination (accommodation, activities, transportation), however we are also happy to book your international flights. We have a wide variety of existing tours on offer, but we are equally happy to put our knowledge and energy into creating something tailor-made to suit your needs.

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Our difference

We are Scandinavians who specialise in innovative, authentic and responsible travel experiences above the 50th parallel north. We are passionate about creating unforgettable Nordic holidays and travel experiences, while steering you away from stifling crowds. We also offer a high level of personal service and 24-hour emergency support during your time in the Nordics.

207 Tours
17 Countries
361 Attractions
Latest News
Hotel Union Øye

The Western Fjords - Norway's best kept secret revealed

We have launched a new self-guided tour for 2019 which takes travellers to an exceptionally beautiful and usually hard to reach area of Norway - in the comfort of a private 50 Degrees North minivan! Escape the summer crowds and explore the secret gems of this stunning region.

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Mick van Maanen / Hurtigruten

Hurtigruten partners up with 50 Degrees North

Two innovation powerhouses partner up and lead the way in authentic and sustainable travel! We are extremely proud to confirm our new global partnership with Hurtigruten, a leader in eco-friendly sea travel.

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Doris Beling

4 Ways to Experience an Authentic Scandinavian Summer

Having grown up in Finland, the thought of summer is instinctively connected to the mental image of a summer cottage by a lake or a river. Up until maybe 15 years ago, everyone's summer cottage was usually totally off grid, which meant that summer holidays and weekends were spent swimming (usually stark naked), fishing, rowing a boat in the cool waters near the cottage...

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