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

SEPTEMBER and OCTOBER 2021:

SATURDAYS  OPEN 11.00 – 15.00

 

Guided tour /Arctic Whisky Experience at 12.00 and 14.00

VIP guiding at 15.00 (pre bookings only)

– No guarantee on drop-in

– We recommend pre – booking via post@auroraspirit.com).

Experiences at Aurora Spirit Distillery:

At the Arctic Distillation experience, one of our qualified staff members will guide you through the process of manufacturing various types of spirits, such as vodka, aquavit, gin and whisky at the world’s northernmost distillery. You’ll get a glimpse into the mysterious past of Viking age drinking customs, making moonshine in Northern Norway, and learn about hi-tech alcohol production on top of the world.
Part of this tour takes place outside (walking between buildings) and spending time in cold warehouses. We recommend to bring adequate clothing for this.
During this exciting guided tour, you will see, feel and smell Arctic ingredients. The tour includes 3 tastings and a complimentary tasting glass.

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DURATION: ca. 1 hour

VISITING: Still house, Production, Viking warehouse

TASTE: 3 different Bivrost products (extended tasting possible)

PRICE: 299 Nok / person (includes a souvenir glass)

BOOKING: Our most popular experience is normally available for drop-in at 12.00 and 14.00 (Mon-Fri). Book online at lyngen.com or by sending an email to post@auroraspirit.com.

The “VIP – Whisky Tour” is a more in – depth tour for the Whisky enthusiast. You will get a guided tour through the distillery and both of our cask – warehouses. On the VIP tour we will also open up special Whisky barrels and you will get to smell and taste exclusive products, straight from the barrel.
Part of this tour takes place outside (walking between buildings) and spending time in cold warehouses. We recommend to bring adequate clothing for this.

During the tour we will take you on a journey from grain to bottle, where you get in-depth information about the world’s northernmost Whisky.

DURATION: ca. 1 1/2 hours

VISITING: Still house, Production, Bunker, Viking warehouse

TASTE: Single cask Whiskies and Aquavit, Bivrost Whisky, Vodka, Aquavit and Gin.

PRICE: 699 Nok / person (includes a souvenir glass)

BOOKING: Pre-order only. Min. 2 people, max 8 people. Book online at lyngen.com or by sending an email to post@auroraspirit.com.

Get the unique stories, the background, and other interesting information from the Distillery Manager, Tor Petter W. Christensen, as you walk around the Distillery together.

Learn about Bivrost hand-crafted spirit and our selection of the finest oak casks that we use to craft our different products. During the trip with Tor you will have the exclusive opportunity to taste a selection of our finest products, including our Whiskies.
Part of this tour takes place outside (walking between buildings) and spending time in cold warehouses. We recommend to bring adequate clothing for this.
The tour includes a complimentary tasting glass.

DURATION: ca. 2 hours

VISITING: Still house, Production, Bunker, Viking warehouse, Midgard Lounge

TASTE: Single cask Whiskies and Aquavit, Bivrost Whisky, Vodka, Aquavit and Gin.

PRICE: 999 Nok / person (includes a souvenir glass)

BOOKING: Pre-order only. Min. 3 people, max 6 people. Booking by email: post@auroraspirit.com.

BOOK A STAY

Aurora Fjord Cabins are situated right behind the worlds northernmost distillery.

LOCAL FOOD

We offer local food as part of the stay. 

ENJOY THE ARCTIC

Seaside cabins with incredible view.

FANTASTIC VIEW

Wake up to a spectacular view of the arctic.

VIEW THE AURORA

Enjoy the northern lights from within the cabin.

Directions:

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:  http://www.bivrost.com/contact/
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.

ARCTIC HISTORY TRAIL

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).

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