Photography Weekend by the Arctic Ocean 5.-8.10.2023

Escape to the Arctic wonderland! Immerse yourself in the picturesque village of Bugøynes by the Arctic Ocean for a photography adventure like no other.

Witness the dramatic October landscapes – wind, rain, and delicate nature – through your lens. Plus, catch the elusive Northern Lights painting the skies with enchanting colors!

Explore on foot and by car as we visit the most scenic spots around Bugøynes and Varangerfjord. And if the weather allows, get ready for a thrilling King Crab safari!

Led by the skilled photographer Wenche Myhre, this retreat is perfect for photography enthusiasts of all levels. Whether you’re a beginner or advanced, you’ll learn, create, and connect with fellow photographers in this breathtaking setting.

Stay & Fuel: Nestle in cozy rooms at Hedvig House, enjoy breakfasts, and pack your own lunches for our outdoor expeditions. Indulge in the Barents Sauna Camp and don’t miss the chance to take a dip in the Arctic Ocean!

Itinerary Highlights:

  • Day 1: Arrive, settle, and learn camera techniques. Venture outdoors for shots and individual guidance.
  • Days 2 & 3: Adapt to Arctic weather while capturing stunning sights. Chase Northern Lights and stargaze at night.
  • Day 4: Departure, but not before an optional King Crab Safari or Snowhotel visit!

What to Bring:

  • Weather-proof clothing for changing Arctic conditions
  • Headlamp for evening adventures
  • Camera gear: Wide-angle to telephoto lenses, tripod, memory cards, batteries, and more.


  • Shared Twin Room: 8100 NOK/person
  • Single Room: 8700 NOK/person (Additional options available, check our website)

Capture the magic of the Arctic through your lens and create memories that’ll last a lifetime. Book your spot now for this unforgettable photography retreat! #ArcticPhotoRetreat



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