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.
Chase the northern lights on a riverside cruise
The thrill of witnessing the Aurora Borealis is a real once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for many. 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
Great chance of seeing the northern lights in the evening! Try also Finnish sauna with outdoor jacuzzi
Hunt the aurora’s on a fast moving e-fatbike
Our location on the Arctic Circle gives us the best possibilities to try and see the Northern Lights.
Northern lights reindeer safari away from Rovaniemi city center in a great place to watch the northern lights.
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!
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!
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.
Experience the magic of Lapland and photograph the amazing Northern Lights!
Enjoy traditional Finnish meal inside the luxurious Fox Cottage and have opportunity to see the Auroras at the midst of the forest.
Into the Night (Sleigh ride) 2.5h Sled-dog night adventure / (Total duration including transport time 3.5-4h)
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 […]
Explore the Arctic night!
Learn the basics of photographing the magnificent Aurora Borealis
According to scientific statistics, Aurora Borealis – the Northern Lights are active 280 nights per year. In the Midnight Sun season we cannot see them as the sky stays light all night. As soon as the darkness returns, the Auroras start to paint the night
Northern Light safaris by snowmobile
Hop on a car with our knowledgeable guide and get ready to hit the roads of the far up North to find the very best locations to spot the Northern Lights.
Spend an evening searching for the Northern lights while floating in a calm wilderness lake
Our Northern lights season starts in the middle of August and continues until the April. During this tour we head to our special Northern lights spot near the wilderness lake by car. This early autumn tour is available 15.8-31.10.
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.
Join us to experience the magic of the northern nature in the evening twilight on 3 hour snowmobile safari.
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.
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!
Lapland Welcome legendary evening trip for searching Aurora Borealis – the Northern Lights at the best possible spot. 21.8.-21.4.
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 […]
Great combination of two classic Lappish activities.
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.
During this snowmobile safari, If we are lucky, we will be treated with one of the most amazing natural phenomena in the world: the northern lights.
A great way to get out with an experienced guide to try and find magnificent Aurora borealis. You will visit up to 3 locations in search for the aurora.
Spend an evening cruising under the Northern Lights and enjoying a traditional camp fire dinner
Northern Lights Safari by Electric Snowmobiles
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.
Great chance of seeing the northern lights in the evening! Visit also Arctic SnowHotel where everything is made of snow and ice
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 the magic of the snowy forest.
Visit Lapland Tours is specialized in offering Arctic authentic activities. With our unique destination, you can experience more than just Northern Lights.
Hunt for the Northern Lights takes you outside the Rovaniemi city lights
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.
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.
On this tour you will go out searching and photographing the Northern Lights by skis!
On this private Northern Lights hunting tour we will take you to best locations to photograph the amazing Auroras.
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.
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.
Experience the wilderness by driving a snowmobile and hunting the Northern Lights.
Northern light and photography tour.
This is a two day programme that allows you to experience five activities that make the arctic region very unique.
This evening sightseeing tour takes you to enjoy beautiful wintery forest scenery of the Arctic Circle area in the darkness, pulled in a cozy sleigh by an experienced guide on snowmobile.
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.
This full days adventure takes you tot he only Wolfdog farm in the Nordics, then to Ranua zoo, followed by northern lights hunting in the evening.
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!
Join us in the search for the spectacular phenomenon of nature!
Take your best chance to see the Northern lights from Rovaniemi ! With your personal guide, you will explore the nature of Lapland and hunt the magic of the Aurora Borealis. Get ready for an unforgettable Arctic night!
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.
Experience the thrill of Northern Lights hunting with reindeer sleigh. This is the adventure of a lifetime! Reindeer sleigh ride is an essential Finish experience. Feel the thrill of skimming through snowfields, and get your Reindeer Driving license! We start our adventure with a hotel pick up and a 20 minutes’ drive to the Sierijarvi […]
Our location on the Arctic Circle gives us the best possibilities to try and see the Northern Lights.
Northern Light Sledge ride
Join us for a night time sleigh ride under the Arctic sky! Feel the spirit of the nature and enjoy the silence.
Search of the Northern Lights by Minivan with BBQ
There are many ways to see the Northern Lights, but one of the most unique and relaxing ways to view them is by floating around in the icy waters of one of Finland’s lakes!
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.
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.
Alexander Kuznetsov from All About Lapland is a passionate photographer and a northern lights addict.
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 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!
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.
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.
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.
Explore Lapland is an activity company that offers intimate experiences for families and small groups. Our private locations around Lapland offer extremely personal encounters with wildlife and the natural environment.
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.
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.
Northern Lights Alert app alerts you when the northern lights are really visible! The app uses its own system to detect the northern lights and will alert you in realtime, when the magical lights appear in the sky. Thanks to our own system, no false alerts will be sent.
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.
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.
Santa Claus Secret Forest is an exclusive destination where you can experience the magic of Christmas either privately or in small groups. Our weekly departures are available from November to January, and the private programs are organized by request all year round.
We want to offer you a comfortable and peaceful experience with various activities. Santa´s Adventures - Your guide to the Top!
Santasport is a center for wellbeing, sports, education and recreation in Rovaniemi. Santasport is located at the fell Ounasvaara in the middle of the picturesque northern nature, just 2km from Rovaniemi city centre.
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.
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.