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Vulkana,exotic activity

This was so nice to do with good friends, in a cold and snowy day. Soak down in the hot tube on... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Cathrine J
via mobile
Sauna on a boat in Tromsö

Lovely place to take a relaxing sauna and a bath in the hot tub. Super nice to take a swim in the... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
Ida E
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MS Vulkana is the result of a dream and a wild idea between friends. The owners of the boat share a passion for the beautiful nature in Northern Norway, sauna and bathing as well as excellent food. Together with the respected Finish architect; Sami Rintala, they transformed what once was a old worn out fishing vessel into a adventure boat, inspired by bathing cultures around the world. The Vulkana gives you a unique way to access the majestic coastal area of Northern Norway in a comfortable setting. We focus on high quality food with seasonal and local ingredients, comfortable cabins, service minded crew, cleanliness and a low key but still exclusive feeling. Vulkana has taken us in to the fjords and down the coast; bathing, skiing, hunting, fishing, eating, drinking and enjoying life in the sauna, hot-tub og Hamam under the midnight sun and the northern lights. Vulkana is a place for activity and energy as well as an oasis for tranquility and contemplation. Welcome on board for your adventure
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“hot tub” (24 reviews)
“lunch cruise” (2 reviews)
Soendre Tollbodgate 7, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 911 00 626

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This was so nice to do with good friends, in a cold and snowy day. Soak down in the hot tube on deck, when they're served us a very good apple drink. You can take sauna or soothing steam in their Hamam. Friendly people who...More

Thank Cathrine J
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Lovely place to take a relaxing sauna and a bath in the hot tub. Super nice to take a swim in the sea from the boat.

Thank Ida E
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We took the on port spa day, which cost 199 NOK an hour. We were greeted by a very nice host and we were able to take a shower with a view. Then we went to the sauna which was just too hot for us...More

Thank valdesd200663
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The reservation process was easy and the staff are responsive and friendly, unfortunately due to a lack of other participants we were not able to go on the whale watching cruise as originally intended. The staff were very accommodating, knowing that we had travelled from...More

Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

So after 3 days of walking around Tromso and the surrounding area in negative temperatures, you start to realise that your muscles and joints are aching more than usual. We planned to pop by Vulkana on the last of our days in Tromso - it...More

1  Thank Phil G
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Vulkana is an old boat converted into a spa! It has an amazing hot tub overlooking the fjord, a sauna, steam room and zen lounge. You can access all of these things (and snacks) for the one price and pay by the hour (199nok). You...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I had emailed Vulkana several weeks before our trip to enquire about the drop in spa and was told it would only be open on one day of our trip. This was perfect as it was our last day and we were looking forward to...More

Thank bellpiero
Sarah P, Manager at Vulkana, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Dear Richard! Thank you for your comment! We are truly sorry you came to the Vulkana only to find out we were not available that Sunday due to a charter arrangement on board! We totally understand the misunderstanding, as you were told earlier this is...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Excellent experience! Thoroughly enjoyed sitting in a hot tub on a deck surrounded with snow, sauna with window views of the stunning fjord scenery and taking a quick plunge in the Arctic waters! The fish stew (minus the fish for me) was prepared as we...More

Thank boraboca
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Wow wow wow!! Just come back from tromso Norway from the most memorable trip! The vulkana spa boat is a once in a life time bucket list experience!!! When we arrived the staff were so welcoming and helpful. We got a full tour of the...More

Thank Rebecca S
Sarah P, Guest Relations Manager at Vulkana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Dear Rebecca! Thank you so much for your great TripAdvisor Review! It was so nice having you on board, and we appreciate it a lot that you enjoyed your stay with us!! Say hi to Andy!! Hope to see you in Tromsø again at a...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

The Vulkana is a converted fishing boat, with a hot tub on deck (heated by a wood-burning stove) and a sauna and Turkish bath below. The sauna has windows so you can watch the scenery as you sweat. The whaling watching tour gave us great...More

Thank Julian D
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Tamara R
30 October 2017|
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Response from Helene S | Property representative |
Hello Tamara, Thank you for you very nice request and interest in Vulkana! In the period you request we will organize following activities for individual booking: Vulkana Boat - Morning swim with Spa NOK... More