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Hunting Northern Lights by Snowmobiles

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What to Expect
On this tour we learn to drive snowmobiles and drive in the dark wilderness finally reaching a tepee / hut. We make a fire and enjoy warm beverages and barbeque snacks while watching the sky. The guide explains all about Northern Lights and the old mythology. The appearance of the lights is not guaranteed but they are visible in about 90 % of the clear sky evenings. Also the arctic starry sky is very beautiful. Spot the Big Bear and Polar Star, Northern Lights often appear just under the Polar Star. Listen to the stories about local life and nature by living fire.

Our Northern Lights trip has got excellent feedbacks already for years. This is because our Northern Lights spotting place is the best possible place where are no other lights at all, northern sky is fully open and thanks of the local micro climate the weather is often clear even if it is cloudy or foggy elsewhere. By our long experience the right hours to be out there is 11-12 PM. Anyway you need some luck to see the lights and it is unpredictable even during the trip! Great surprises happen!

Why to book our organized trip? During this tour the northern horizon is all visible and absolutely dark that is very important in Aurora hunting. This trip offers a great chance for taking pictures of Northern lights in the middle of beautiful arctic nature. Please also check the tour reviews on our TripAdvisor pages and join us – the Aurora experts!
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Departure Point
Lapland Welcome, Kelotie 1, 99800 Saariselkä, Finland

Traveler pickup is offered
We will confirm the exact pick up time upon booking.
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Transportation
  • Guidance services
  • Snacks and meals mentioned
  • Organizer's liability insurance
  • Safari desk support
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Private tours for additional charge - contact for more details
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at the time of booking if required
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please contact us if you wish to have a guide in other language
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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I did the Tours with the Snowmobile,twice also to see the Auroras. Guide Giacomo is so friendly, knows his way around, he looks very at your safety and its fun. He also can teach you a lot, if you want. A good Guy to get to know the natural origin of the area. You don't realize
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Lapland Welcome
382 reviews
Bruce J
Sydney, Australia
Unique experience building an igloo
We learnt how to and built a snow igloo with this company. It was an excellent unique experience. Whilst it took
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Ryan H
Do not go with this company
It's pretty simple the worst tour, the most unorganised thing we have ever done and having visited over 50
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Berlin, Germany
Bad Experience. Disappointing !
Joined Auroras – Northern Lights Trip by Car and on Foot (photographing tour) back in Dec 2019. As mentioned on
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New York City, New York
Our worst experience in Rovaniemi
My son and I visited Rovaniemi in early Jan 2020. We booked a number of activities through a variety of
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adelaide, australia
Absolutely appalling!!! Don’t bother
We were sold the Northern Lights Photography Tour for New Years Eve. From the outset it was an absolute debacle.
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Worst end year
agency did not manage so many people/partecipants: 3 buses of people who could not even heat up inside the
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Yangon Region, Myanmar
Quite upset
Lapland Welcome Tour guide - Janette - for this Northern Lights Photography Tour- was not organized and
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Yangon Region, Myanmar
Excellent tour
We had an unforgettable experience with a very good tour guide. With her great knowledge and kind assistance, we
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Great skiing with Cristina! It was well organized and Cristina minded our safety during the activity. She is a
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Average experience
Didn't get to see the Northern lights as there was low probability on the day. But the tour itself was average.
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Not so great
The guides were nice and friendly. The location was good. But the overall arrangement was not so good. There was
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Winter wonderland experience
Well worth visiting. Lots of beautiful snow which added a fairytale element. Got to see my favorite bear.
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Husky tour safari
Be carefull people. We book a husky safari? 3h total 2h with the dogs. At the end we spend 2h in total. If you
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Not worth it!
This tour was not worth our money. The tour can be completed in 15 minutes. Viator should have visited this tour
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Cross country skiing guide who can't ski
Our family of 4 signed up for the 3 hour cross country skiing program. It was just us on the trip and the guide
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Key Details
  • Lapland Welcome
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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