High-North Camp Birtavarre is situated only a few hundred meters from E6, and very easy to find whether you arrive by own car or bus.
There is only one central exit from E6 to Birtavarre and a crossroad immediate thereafter. Turn to the right and you are at Birtavarre South and only 2-300 meters from High-North Camp Birtavarre. The bus stops only 400 meters from the camping.
With car, only a daytrip/445km from North Cape and 620 km from The Polar Cirkel Center on Saltfjellet (E6, 80 km. north of Mo I Rana). 150km from Tromsø City.
Nearest camp to Sabetjohka mountain landscape – close to Gorsa canyon, Lake Goulas, Halti and Birtavarre mountains, and more. Road up to 800m.*
Also near the fjords and alps in Great-Lyngen/Lyngenfjord.
Airports within 1 or 2.5 hours: Sørkjosen 65km, Bardufoss 150km, Tromsø 162km.
Airports within 3.5 or 4 hours: Alta 235km, Evenes 272km.
Airport in Bodø: 9 hours/569km.
If you arrive to Tromsø f.i. by airplane and want to travel to Birtavarre by bus, one option is to take shuttle bus or taxi to Prostneset in Tromsø center. (With bus you may have to walk 5 minutes from Nerstranda.) Bus 160 goes from Prostneset at 15.00 at arrives in Birtavarre 17.55. Timetables/Travelplanner for Troms region here.
Choose departure “from Tromsø Lufthavn (Tromsø)” and destination “to Birtavarre”.
Olderdalen/Lyngen ferry and Ullsfjord ferry corresponds with busses. Birtavarre – Olderdalen is 18km. Ferry timetable.
Keep in mind that public transportation is very limited. Bus arrivals and departures are very few, and bus and ferry correspondence even fewer. There are no public transport towards Birtavarre in evenings. Same day planning may not be a good option!
For more detailed traveling direction to Birtavarre we suggest you try Google Maps http://goo.gl/maps/tSKC4 or you may call us and we we`ll be pleased to assist you.
Hope this helps, and we are looking forward to having you as our guests!
Do you need transport to the mountains in Birtavarre?
We can arrange transport with snowmobile, car, bus, and ATV.
Contact us for details.