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Lights Over Lapland specializes in helping people from all over the world see and photograph the magical aurora borealis in Abisko National Park, Sweden. We offer a full range of adventures including five-day all inclusive aurora photo expeditions...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1 Abisko Turiststation, Abisko 981 07, Sweden
+46 980 33 08 92
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Reviewed today via mobile

Coming into the tour, we knew that the chances of seeing the aurora depended heavily on nature. While we were hoping and hoping to see something, the weather just didn’t permit it. While we couldn’t count on the weather last night, we could definitely count...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank charlieetos
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The light over Lapland photography tour is definitely worth doing. It’s well organised, with very good equipment to ensure you have the best possible chance of capturing an aurora display. Whilst we didn’t see the greatest of displays when we did it (of course it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lloydwi206
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lol, one would have thought the crew here would be swedish, however we had two English men that provided us excellent guidance and information on the Aurora lights. Gear were provided take pictures and the crew were photographers by profession. Chris also helped to take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KieranWee
Reviewed 2 days ago

More than exceeded my expectations. A good mix of morning activites, afternoon at leisure or to do as one wished and evening of aurora viewing. I must admit that my choice for the afternoon was to relax in the snug and cosy lounge of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Spoonbill5503
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on two tours with Lights over Lapland: the nightly aurora photo tour and the Sami Reindeer experience. Harry was our tour guide for the photo tour and he was amazing! He was great to chat with and he helped us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very happy that I’ve taken this tour, KP index that night was 4, a little cloud but had a great time taking pictures. Harry was very knowledgeable and able to teach us some tricks on how to take a photo, having a professional camera set...More

Thank eujchow67
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had an amazing night with Harry and Kevin. The best guides I have ever meet with! They are passionate and really enthusiastic. This is the best aurora photography tour I have ever attended. I book few tours before in the past years in other...More

Thank akaswp2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had the most amazing time on this tour! We were able to see the most amazing auroras. Harry explained how to use the cameras and tripods perfectly, not intimidating at all. Harry also showed us where we could take the best...More

Thank bubbimann
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was great. We got lucky and had the opportunity to photo the Milky way together with the Aurora. The guide Harry was really attentive to helping tour members and shared a lot on Aurora as well as photography and helped us on composing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank maleo1
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are probably hundreds of places from where you can see the Northern Lights. And there are even more number of photography guides. What sets this organization rise above the rest is: 1. All inclusive plan covering ALL logistics including the camera and gear. 2....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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10 October 2018|
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Response from Lights_Over_Lapland | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your interest in Lights Over Lapland. 1st or 2nd week of December makes no difference statistically. It really depends on weather and aurora activity in space so we do not have good forecasts until about... More
16 August 2018|
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Response from Lights_Over_Lapland | Property representative |
Hello Minnie! We always recommend the STF Abisko Touriststation or the Abisko Mountian Lodge. Both hotels are lovely and have a great staff - you will not be disappointed :)
16 August 2018|
Response from eldubya04 | Reviewed this property |
I might be mistaken, but I'm fairly certain Lights Over Lapland uses the STF Abisko Mountain Station (also called Abisko Turiststation) as their meeting point for their nightly Northern Lights tours. They have a fairly... More