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Overview
This tour from Rovaniemi allows you to not only see the elusive northern lights, but also get tips on how to best photograph them. Traveling with a small group ensures that you will be able to get plenty of one-on-one attention from your guide and enjoy an intimate atmosphere. Your guide will take you to the best possible viewing places, spots you might not find on your own.
Highlights
  • Warm beverages and campfire snacks to keep warm are included
  • Thermal gear, boots, and headlamps are provided
  • Expert tips on how to get the best photos
  • Round-trip transportation from Rovaniemi hotels
What to Expect
A trip out into the deep dark Arctic wilderness is a daunting prospect, but this guided tour will allow to you to do so easily and safely. Beginning with hotel pickup in Rovaniemi, meet your guide and listen to a short briefing about current weather conditions, aurora borealis forecast, and about the destination of the day. Your guide knows the best possible sites to see and photograph the elusive northern lights. Based on the live feed the guides have access to, local weather, and aurora borealis forecasts, you can significantly improve your chances of finding these lights that dance in the sky. Throughout the course of the evening, visit two or three locations, setting up cameras and getting tips on the best possible photos at each one. Walk through snowfields in the dark, equipped with headlamps and thermal suits provided by your guide, finding the perfect location for that once-in-a-lifetime shot. Traveling with a small group ensures the ability to move quickly and plenty of opportunities to ask questions of your guide.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Valtakatu 21, 96200 Rovaniemi, Finland
Duration
4–5 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off within a 6.2-mile (10-kilometer) range of Rovaniemi
  • Transport by minivan
  • Professional expedition and photography guide
  • Warm clothing and winter boots
  • Headlamps, backpack, and BBQ gear
  • Hot drinks and snacks
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • Your are recommended to bring your own DSLR camera
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Teresa H wrote a review 7 Feb
4 contributions
Our guide Maju was warm and friendly. We we lucky to experience a corona aura and had a fantastic light show! Highly recommend!!
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Date of experience: February 2020
Sona H wrote a review 5 Feb
1 contribution
Yesterday we went to chase and see the Northern lights with very nice guide Maju. We were so fortunate to see it. Maju was very nice, friendly and funny, laughing all the time. We like the whole trip even though it was very cold -26 digrees. We strongly recommend this company,
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Date of experience: February 2020
Jeffrey F wrote a review 3 Feb
4 contributions
We had clouds most of the time in Lapland but we tried to find the lights one night and went to where it was supposed to clear, but only saw 2 stars. While that was disappointing I truly felt like they gave us the best chance to see them. We also got our photography tips and
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Date of experience: January 2020
Koffeeche wrote a review Jan 2020
5 contributions2 helpful votes
We like some of the others were very lucky to see the amazing light show on our first stop and we saw more at the other stops. The company is very organized and prepared in very cold conditions. We hit -20 degrees that evening but it was well worth it. The equipment for clothing
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Mariana S wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
We booked the northern lights photography tour and it was amazing. The staff super kind. I strongly recommend it. The info service, guide and equipment are very good.
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Date of experience: January 2020
About the operator
By: Beyond Arctic
Bruce
10
Ski experience
Beyond Arctic offers us great customer service and great experience in skiing. We had lots of fun during this
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Yael C
10
Amazing tour
Amazing tour. Mindblowing nature. Our guide was amazing : very kind, funny and thoughtfull. They accepted to do
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Teresa H
10
Fantastic!
Our guide Maju was warm and friendly. We we lucky to experience a corona aura and had a fantastic light show!
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Sona H
10
The Northern lights with guide Maju
Yesterday we went to chase and see the Northern lights with very nice guide Maju. We were so fortunate to see it.
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Jeffrey F
40
No light s but still a worthwhile tour
We had clouds most of the time in Lapland but we tried to find the lights one night and went to where it was
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Alicja
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Amazing ice fishing experience
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Wan Woon C
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Fion Chan
A great experience, fun & safe. Scenic view and nice professional tour guide. I will definitely recommend this
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Koffeeche
22
Simply Amazing
We like some of the others were very lucky to see the amazing light show on our first stop and we saw more at the
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Pol
133
Beyond Arctic, Highly Recommended
Booked Ice Fishing on a frozen lake with Beyond Arctic on 1/2/20. Kerttu was our fantastic guide. She showed how
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  • Beyond Arctic
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
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  • Languages Offered: English
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