Aurora Spirit has established a unique distillery that attracts international attention with its spectacular location. The Lyngen Alps, the fjord, the Northern Lights and the Arctic wilderness provide an excellent setting for making whisky and other alcohol products under the brand name Bivrost.

NOVEMBER: CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE (Due to the current COVID – situation)

Other experiences at Aurora Spirit Distillery:


AuroraSpirit Distillery is located at Lyngen Resort, under the majestic Lyngen Alps in Northern Norway. The distillery is located at 69 degrees N.

The nearest airport is Langnes Airport , Tromsø. From Tromsø you can drive either:
– via Nordkjosbotn ( E8 – then E6 ) and turn off from Oteren towards Lyngseidet  (868), or
– via Breivikeidet ( Turn off at Fagernes – route no. 91 ) by ferry across the Ullsfjord

Both roads are signposted towards Lyngseidet .

When you get to Lyngseidet, follow the road towards Koppangen (approx. 10 km). Lyngen Resort is located on the right side of the road .

Click here for Google Maps – directions from Tromso to AuroraSpirit…

Check ferry timetables on the Bjørklids ferry shipping company’s website.

Distances to AuroraSpirit :
• From Tromso via Breivikeidet : 75 km (1 hr 45 min)
• From Nordkjosbotn via Oteren 70 km (1 hr 15 min)
• From the municipal centre Lyngseidet : 10 km (10 min)
• From Alta via Olderdalen 220 km (4 hr 10 min)

Frequently Asked Questions

Where are you located?
AuroraSpirit Distillery is located at Lyngen Resort, under the majestic Lyngen Alps in Northern Norway. The distillery is located at 69˚ N. For directions and map, please check:
Do I get to taste Whisky?

Yes, we offer small tastings as part of the guided tours. There is also the opportunity of having a Guided Whisky Tasting, as a separate product that you can book.

Can we buy bottles of Bivrost at the distillery?

Unfortunately, we cannot sell our products directly from the distillery. According to Norwegian law, wine and spirits for personal consumption may only be sold at the Vinmonopolet, the government-run alcohol retailer. An outlet is located approx. 10 km from the distillery.

Is it suitable for children?

The guided tour is suitable for children. We have a child rate for purchase at the front desk. Children can also get a soft drink and wait in the lounge. We will take care of entertaining them.

MEETINGS in the Bivrost Lounge

The Bivrost Lounge can host up to 50 people. Incredible views of the Lyngen Alps.

BOARD MEETINGS in the Midgard Lounge

Suitable for smaller meetings, group sessions and tastings. Art by Elind Rui Blix and Macallan.


The Aurora fjord cabins offer a stunning view of the Arctic surroundings from the living room.


Aurora fjord cabins are situated right behind the world’s northernmost distillery.


MON – SUN ANY TIME. Price: FREE. Follow the marked path, and learn about our Arctic heritage! 
Duration: about 20 – 30 minutes. Level: Easy – moderate. Please be careful if you venture into the Second World War bunker (as it’s dark and haunted).