Rovaniemi is one of the best places in the world to see the aurora borealis, also called the Northern Lights. Some think that the best place to see the Northern Lights in Rovaniemi is from a glass igloo, but for your Northern Lights holiday, discover the beauty of the Aurora Borealis hunting them by a car, by a snowmobile or by a reindeer. You never know when the Northern Lights will appear, but Northern Lights forecast can help you. The Aurora Borealis are visible in Rovaniemi from late August until mid April. Find from below all Northern Lights tours operating in Rovaniemi.
Join our hunting for the northern lights by snowmobile safari into the arctic night
Join us in the search for the spectacular phenomenon of nature!
One of the best times to spot the Auroras is said to be in the evening even before midnight and exactly then we will be on a premium spot in the nocturnal landscape!
Into the Night (Sleigh ride) 2.5h Sled-dog night adventure / (Total duration including transport time 3.5-4h)
Aurora borealis is “dancing” in the Arctic sky 80 – 90% of the time during the dark nights of winter. However, this spectacular phenomenon is not always visible from the ground as clouds fill the sky and keep us waiting.
Take a ride through the winter wonderland in a warm carriage of our famous Snowtrain! We head out in the wilderness, far from artificial lights, looking for the Northern Lights.
Hunt for the northern light takes you outside the Rovaniemi city lights
The Polar Night Journey to the wild nature. You will experience the magics of Polar night, free from human made hassle. Among the very best spots to track Auroras in Lapland.
On this tour you will go out searching and photographing the Northern Lights by skis!
Discover the magic of the Finnish wilderness on this 3-hour Northern Lights hunt from Rovaniemi. Travel deep into the Finnish countryside with a guide and watch the starts twinkle in the night skies. Enjoy snacks of traditional hot berry juice and cookies by the campfire, and keep watch for Aurora Borealis — the fabulous Northern […]
Northern Lights Safari by Electric Snowmobiles
Reindeer sleigh ride is an essential Finish experience. Feel the thrill of skimming through snowfields, and get your Reindeer Driving license!
Snowmobile into the heart of a frozen Lake Vikajärvi as a perfect spot to stargaze and search for Ms. Aurora Borealis. After important safety instructions by your guide, the snowmobile will begin from the forest into the heart of the lake. Experience the vast openness and space of the frozen lake as an awesome spot […]
Given extra light by the white snow reflection or the stars and the moon, we follow the snowmobile trails away from city lights and search for a spot to admire the evening sky and expect the magic of the northern lights..
Hop on a car to travel the roads of the far up North to find the very best locations to spot the Northern Lights.
On this private Northern Lights hunting tour we will take you to best locations to photograph the amazing Auroras.
This 3-hour tour includes transportation, guidance, storytelling and hot sausages by the campfire. Learn about Nordic myths and see the colorful lights fire up the sky.
No one’s going to believe that you saw the elusive Ms. Aurora Borealis so why not prove them wrong by going on this trip with our paparazzi! Let our photographer capture special moments of you, and with luck, of you with Ms. Aurora! Our experienced guide will take you out of the light pollution from […]
An informative workshop about Northern Lights and how to photograph them. Right in the City Centre of Rovaniemi!
Northern Lights Snowmobile Sledge ride Adventure
Experience the wilderness by driving a snowmobile and hunting the Northern Lights.
Experience a must-do in winter Lapland. The Northern Lights are an amazing natural spectacle and are the main reason for a lot of people visiting Lapland.
We are about to introduce you to the most original, ultimately fun, and a fantastic way of experiencing the Northern lights. Take a dip in a frozen lake under the Northern lights!
Take an evening ride on a sleigh pulled by snowmobile through the beautiful wintry arctic landscapes to witness the natural phenomenon of the northern lights.
Actively search with your professional aurora hunter stopping at possibly 2 to 3 different locations. This trip starts between 19:00-21:00 depending on the changing of daylight. Your professional guide will read the present aurora and weather conditions to determine where the highest possible chance for aurora sightings. Options to wear our recommended thermal overalls for […]
Experience the magic of Lapland and photograph the amazing Northern Lights!
Northern lights reindeer safari away from Rovaniemi city center in a great place to watch the northern lights.
Dip yourself into a frozen lake under the Auroras and let your mind and body float wearing rescue suit that covers your whole body and keeps you dry.
Experience the magical dance of the Northern Lights, meet the reindeer of Sirmakko, see the beautiful autumn colors of Lappish nature, have a tasty food experience.
The Northern Lights dancing up above is such a powerful and unique natural phenomenon: it changes lives down on Earth. Being one of the best places to spot the Auroras, Finnish Lapland is the ideal place to see them!
Learn the basics of photographing the magnificent Aurora Borealis
Join us to experience the magic of the northern nature in the evening twilight on 3 hour snowmobile safari.
Enjoy an evening ski trekking safari through the scenery of Lapland and catch your chance to observe the Northern Lights in the middle of the wilderness!
Come and experience the nature by driving an ATV.
Northern lights trip to Sky Aurora Station away from Rovaniemi city center in a great place to watch the northern lights.
Spend an evening searching for the Northern lights while floating in a calm wilderness lake
The magic of a nocturnal forest can only be highlighted by a blaze of Auroras.
Northern Lights Magic and stars
Private tour to hunt for Northern Lights by minivan for group 1-7 persons. Price is for all group in hour, not person.
Have a luxury experience on Aurora Adventure and Photography Tour at private forest farm and the beauty of the Nordic nature by forest walk and open fire.
If you want to go Northern Lights hunting but don’t want to get round up with dozens of tourist, our private hut experience is a perfect choice for you.
Lapland Welcome legendary evening trip for searching Aurora Borealis – the Northern Lights at the best possible spot. 21.8.-21.4.
Experience the magical dance of the Northern Lights, while enjoying a reindeer sleigh ride. Have a tasty food experience. Feel the genuine Polar Night. Experience the warmth, the cold, the darkness and the light.
Our location on the Arctic Circle gives us the best possibilities to try and see the Northern Lights.
Dip yourself into frozen lake under the Auroras and let your mind and body float wearing rescue suit that covers your whole body and keeps you dry.
There are many ways to get out of the city and see auroras, but for the adventurous nothing compares to viewing them by snowmobile. Riding across the snow under the stars is a real thrill!
In this trip our guide will take you to the most likely spots in the Rovaniemi area to see the Auroras or the Northern Lights. Before the trip, our professional guide will scan conditions to make the ultimate decision on the highest probable area to spot the elusive Auroras. Luck is an unfortunate factor with […]
Chase the northern lights on a riverside cruise
This program focuses on photography with our professional guide to capture magic moments of you with the celebrity, Ms. Aurora. There can be no guarantees of seeing Aurora because she likes to play hide-and-seek, but your professional guide will use his/her in-depth knowledge and experience to calculate the factors for the best possibility of when […]
Embark on a safari to drive a snowmobile through snowy forests and along the river in the shadows of the evening. During the safari, you can admire the starry night, the moon and if you are lucky you will see the Aurora Borealis. Then it’ll be time for a bonfire, roasting sausages, and drinking hot […]
Northern Light tour with picnic, by riverside. Tour operating from September to the end of April.
Enjoy traditional Finnish meal inside the luxurious Fox Cottage and have the opportunity to see the Auroras in the midst of the forest.
We know nature is unpredictable so we offer you 3 or 5-day pass to increase your chances of seeing the Northern Lights. Our guides will show you where can you see the northern lights from and help you with capturing them on camera.
Chasing the Northern Lights on snowmobiles in the depths of the magical snow-covered forests in the arctic night of Lapland. Sounds like a dream too good to be true, doesn’t it? In Apukka, it can be your reality.
The search for the Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis is not easy but your professional guide will take you to the likeliest spot of that evening. Certain conditions must be met such as darkness and avoiding the city lights which is why your guide will drive further north into the wilderness. Deeper into the arctic […]
Take your best chance to see the Northern lights from Rovaniemi in small groups! With your personal guide and a minivan, you will explore the nature of Lapland and hunt the magic of the Aurora Borealis. Get ready for an unforgettable Arctic night!
Gaze upon one of the worlds natural wonders! Authentic experience, including reindeer meat as a snack and traditional delicacies!
Come with us on an exciting sleigh ride, where we search for the mythical northern lights!
Northern light and photography tour.
Discover the phenomena of the northern sky at our Northern Lights base
Discover the phenomena of the northern sky at our Northern Lights base
During our Northern Lights Hunting excursion our guide will pick you up from your accommodation and we will set out on a HUNT for the celestial Aurora Borealis.
Our location on the Arctic Circle gives us the best possibilities to try and see the Northern Lights.
Our Private Northern Lights Hunting Tour is designed for those who wish to have a more personal experience in searching for the celestial Aurora Borealis, with photos included.
Great chance of seeing the northern lights in the evening! Visit also Arctic SnowHotel where everything is made of snow and ice
Hunt for the Northern Lights in the middle of the untouched nature, escaping from the light pollution of the town. Taste a traditional Lappish barbecue and warm yourself by the fire while waiting for the magical lights.
Combine two of the most popular experiences into one amazing adventure! Our energetic & eager huskies will take you on a ride, searching for the Northern Lights.
A Frank Idea provides high quality, entertaining, insightful and interesting guided tours in and around Rovaniemi with a focus on history, art, architecture and culture.
Access Lapland is a company specialized in providing premium quality winter activities on snow and ice. We offer guided tours and private guiding around Rovaniemi.
Apukka Resort, only 15 mins drive from Rovaniemi city centre, is combining unique, innovative experiences with traditions and true, unspoiled nature. The location between two lakes, makes the venue not only the best place to see Northern Lights, but to do lot of activities all year round.
Arctic Circle Snowmobile Park is a Finnish family business, based in the Santa Claus Village, in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland. We organize various snowmobile safari programs for individuals, families and groups.
Arctic Joy is a Rovaniemi based company that focuses on nature, wellbeing and sustainability.
Arctic Lifestyle is a safari house and program service company based in Rovaniemi, Finland. We aim to provide unforgettable experiences for our customers through the spell of Lappish nature, first class equipment and experienced staff.
Arctic Nature Trips specializes in horseback riding excursions but also offers trips to Ranua Zoo as well as hiking trips during summertime and Northern Lights trips during wintertime.
Come and experience our fairytale-like snow buildings and ice sculptures, even if you do not intend to stay overnight.
Aurora Alert Realtime informs you immediately via SMS and email when the Aurora Borealis is visible. Whether you're in the restaurant in the evening or in bed, asleep, using the Aurora Alert Realtime service ensures that you do not miss the chance to see the Aurora Borealis.
Aurora eMotion provides the first and only electric snowmobile – eSled – safaris in the world!
Alexander Kuznetsov from Aurora Hunting is a passionate photographer and a northern lights addict.
Beyond Arctic is the leading tour company in Rovaniemi area with a specialisation in photography. We create exclusive excursions in the heart of Lapland and take you to locations of staggering beauty.
Bliss Adventure is an Arctic adventure and outdoor agency. With us, you can learn and enjoy ice climbing, fatbiking, Aurora Borealis photography, wilderness skiing and Arctic survival skills.
Borealis Point is a small family owned resort, where our goal is to provide unique premium level services to all our customers.
Christmas House Safaris is a quality provider of excursions and safaris in Rovaniemi and in Finnish Lapland in general. Experience with us the unique nature of Lapland and the true Finnish winter.
Experience more, explore arctic nature and local traditions with our Doers. From our site you will find authentic Lapland experiences with locals.
Easy Travel Ltd is a leading Finnish and Scandinavian DMC in the Nordic countries. We provide memorable travel experiences and VIP services including tours, safaris, transportation and accommodation for thousands of tourists visiting our beautiful Northern countries.
Welcome to the Happy Fox family. We are small local family company situated at Rovaniemi. We provide year round nature activities.
Helios Tour provides professional, personalised, and most importantly, highly enjoyable, destination management services throughout Finland for individual clients, tourist groups, VIP clients and for all other.
We do things in our own way, respecting the arctic nature, valuing highly Finnish traditions and forests.
Key Holder Rovaniemi focuses on offering customized private experiences for small groups. We reconnect you with nature by tailoring our tours to your wishes and expectations.
We have operated for over 30 years as a producer of activity services and as a destination management company (DMC). Our base in Ylläs is our Safari House in the Ylläsjärvi resort. Kylmämaa is the only local activity programme company in Ylläsjärvi.
Established in 1995, Lapland Incoming is the Lapland expert with a proficiency within group travel and big demanding charter groups. We can guarantee that everything related to the trip is managed in a professional way with personalized and creative approach.
Lapland Safaris are specialists in Lapland’s nature and the Lappish lifestyle. We draw inspiration from the local history and day-to-day ‘Lappishness’. The stories and legends relating to these form the basis of the programme packages offered to our customers.
Lapland Welcome is a pioneer company in Lapland, which has been providing nature holidays and activities in Finland for about 20 years. We are called Nature and Aurora Experts of Lapland, merged with the talented activity organizer.
Outdoor minded tours that specialize in nature, journeys and adventures that makes you and your kids dump digital devices to focus on the here and now.
Nordic Unique Travels is a new tourism company located in the threshold of the Arctic: Rovaniemi. Each of our safaris have been handcrafted to maximize positive customer experiences and our catalog consists of over 65 daily tours.
NortsaV Tours is experienced travel company located at the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi – capital of Finnish Lapland. We offer attractive Winter and Summer tours in the land of the Northern Lights and the Midnight Sun.
A paradise for lovers of the outdoors and wilderness, Parpalandia is located approximately 50 kilometres from Rovaniemi downtown in the heart of Lapland nature. At Parpalandia you can take a multiple different safaris and enjoy the nature.
Reindeer Journey is a small family company from Rovaniemi. Our adventures and experiences are based on authentic everyday life with free ranging reindeer and real-life reindeer herding.
Guided mountain biking tours and MTB-rentals in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland.
We provide our own nature activities such as snowmobile-, husky- and reindeer safaris, Northern Light tours, ice floating, snowshoeing and much more.
Santa Claus Holiday Village right on the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland, offers everything you could want for your dream holiday: high-quality accommodation, a wide range of activities, fantastic food and drinks, shopping, the chance to meet Santa Claus and much more!
Reindeer rides and experiences with Santa´s reindeer in Santa Claus Village all year round.
We want to offer you a comfortable and peaceful experience with various activities. Santa´s Adventures - Your guide to the Top!
In the covers of Lapland’s clean and magnificent nature, lies Sirmakko reindeer farm just on the edge of the beautiful lake called Perunkajärvi. In the reindeer farm’s area you can find the Kota-restaurant, the magnificent panorama sauna and jacuzzi, and the genuine reindeer farm.
To travel is our passion and we for sure know the best hidden places in Finland, Sweden and Norway and we are more than ready to share them with you.
Snowman World Winter Zone is a unique snow and ice world, situated in Santa Claus Village on the Arctic Circle, Rovaniemi, Finland. You are warmly welcome to spend an unforgettable day in the Snowman World!
Sunny Safari is a high quality, experienced and customized local safari activities provider. We always focus to organize enjoyable and memorable programs to customers.
Visit Lapland Tours are specialized in offering Arctic authentic activities such as Northern Light Hunting, leisure trips and Outdoor activities.
Wild about Lapland is the tour company in Rovaniemi that has one main aim, that is for you to learn about your surroundings. We offer a small, yet specific set of tours that are all chosen for there ability to take you away from the crowds, noise and speed of life.
We offer simple and relaxing activities in our cabin at Norvajärvi. Such as Aurora spa, which includes sauna, hot tub, ice swimming and tasty local food at Lappish warm hut.
Wild Nordic Finland is a travel company providing accommodation, outdoor activities and program packages for individual travellers, groups, incentive and tour operator customers.
Wildlife Safaris is a Ranua based Safari House and program provider and it is located in the immediate vicinity of Ranua Wildlife Park.