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Aurora Sky Station

STF Abisko Mountain Station, Abisko 981 07, Sweden
+46 980 402 00
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Triple frustration and triple waste of money!

We paid a lot of money to see Northern Lights at Aurora Sky Station up in the mountain, and didn´t... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Omar r
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Sao Paulo, SP
Fantastic views of the area

We have been up both during the summer and the winter, and hiked around the hills, both times were... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Vikingman71
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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STF Abisko Mountain Station, Abisko 981 07, Sweden
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

We paid a lot of money to see Northern Lights at Aurora Sky Station up in the mountain, and didn´t see anything. 1) On the 1st. night, we could only see clouds. 2) On the 2nd.night, the place not even opened. They took us then...More

1  Thank Omar r
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We have been up both during the summer and the winter, and hiked around the hills, both times were really nice. However, that lunch is not served after 14:00 is mentioned nowhere. And 14:01 we were refused lunch service - so we had a carrot...More

Thank Vikingman71
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the night we spent at the Aurora Sky Station, we didn't see the Northern Lights on that particular night though. We went for the gourmet meal so it was nice to go up earlier in the night before it got crowded. The...More

Thank H-travels
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We have been to Abisko a few times now and we will go back but there are better places to watch the lights. It's great to go up the mountain during the day for the view and skiing, arctic onesies and boots supplied etc but...More

2  Thank Elcbee
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Near the top of Mount Nuolja, at 900m, the sky Station offered superb, though slippery, viewing positions for the Aurora display. With indoor facilities for eating and drinking it is a great place to spend an evening. I will have to visit in daylight in...More

Thank Patagonia2001
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We had such a magical experience of watching the auroras. Almost a two hour show and wouldn't stop. Saw them arching over, twisting and turning, sometimes into a shower, different hues...... just beautiful. Being located at the top of the mountain ensures that there is...More

Thank Alvia1977
Reviewed 24 March 2017

we had the 4 course meal and talk as well as seeing the Northern Lights, the meal was perfect, the talk very well given and informative but the lights were the star of the evening.we went up the tower and took photos. the chair lift...More

Thank Anne J S
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We were very lucky on our visit to the Aurora Sky Station. The weather was clear, no wind and not too cold. The overalls they supply ensures that you get to the top of the chair lift in comfort. Once you get there, it's just...More

Thank radarinoz
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This isca must do excursion to see the Northern Lights and they are well versed at dealing will tourists of all nationalities. The trip up to the Sky station on the chair lift in the dark is a bit scary but and ver cold so...More

1  Thank glothorn
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The view (over Abisko and the Torneträsk lake) is amazing up there. Also the ride with the lift is beautifully calm and peaceful, thanks to the amazing SnowOveralls they provide you with: cozy warm, you can even relax lying down in the snow up there...More

Thank juliiiah
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Anne J S
We have bought clothing for the trip trousers coat hats gloves and boots that is rated for -20 will these not be suitable
25 February 2017|
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Response from fiskmooos | Reviewed this property |
They will! If it's warmer than minus 20 you may not need all of them, but the gloves and hat for sure. And it can be just under 0 but windy, so icecold. And anyway, even if they lent for free warm clothes for the... More
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dang205
Hi, we are due to visit the sky station on the 18th feb and have booked the dinner option. Can somebody advise if there is any sort of dress code. Do people remain in there coats etc? Thanks
22 January 2017|
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Response from Dorothea G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I did not have dinner there, so I am not 100% sure, but cannot imagine there is any dresscode. You have to wear very warm clothings for your way by the chairlift and of course for any step outside of the house. Inside... More
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Vicky O
I have two kids aged 4 and 2. Would it be crazy for us to attempt a trip to the aurora sky station? Is there accommodation on site? Thanks
10 January 2017|
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Response from fiskmooos | Reviewed this property |
Hi! No there is no accomodation. It's like an small observation station with a tiny restaurant. The thing is that it's simply like on top of a hill covered in snow (and icy) with actually no protection around. So you need... More
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