Photograph The Northern Lights

Easy | 3 hours | Starting from 99€

Join the night-time adventure and search for the elusive Northern Lights of Lapland.

Let's go snowshoeing through the silent forest while waiting for the show to begin. Want to learn how to take pictures of Northern Lights? Take your camera and be prepared to leave your Instagram followers in awe, as we will teach you to take those mind-blowing shots of wandering Auroras.

Remember that as humans, we don't have control over the sky so unfortunately we cannot guarantee that you will see the auroras. On a clear night, the chances are around 50%. However, it is still an amazing experience to wander the dark snowy forests and admire the sky full of stars and the peculiar forms that the snowy trees form, so the tour will be something to remember, no matter what!

After this tour, you will have the skills needed for night-time and Aurora shooting.
Tour length is 3-4 hours.

When?

Auroras can be seen on clear, dark nights in Autumn, Winter and Spring. Pihka Outdoors offers tours from September to early April.

Let's keep an eye on the weather and northern lights forecasts and book the dates with most possibility to see the auroras!

What’s included?

We offer transportation from your accommodation in Ylläs area. Pick up from Levi for an extra fee. A hot drink, small snacks and tripods are included. Warm clothing is provided if needed.

Please note

The northern lights can only be seen when the sky is clear. Even then they are not guaranteed as auroras appearing depends on the Sun activity.

What do I need to bring?

It is important to wear the warmest clothes and shoes you have avaible. We also offer spare down jackets and padded winter trousers if needed, as well as some shoes. Wear at least these: long underwear, wool or fleece middle layer and insulating jacket with padded winter pants. Wool socks are recommended. Hat and mittens are a must. You can bring extra layers of clothing to be sure you won't get cold.

Price

1 person 149 €
2-4 persons 99 €

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Any doubts? Or a bucket list of your own? We are happy to help.

Gift card

You decide the amount (minimum 50 €), we send you an eGift Card. The gift card will be sent to the buyer by email as a PDF file.

The gift card is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase. The gift card can only be used once and can't be changed to money.

How to get to Ylläs?

You can fly to Rovaniemi or Kittilä airport in Finland. We come and pick you up from Kittilä.

From Rovaniemi, there is a bus connection to Kittilä, where we pick you up.

By train, you can travel from Helsinki to Kolari, where we pick you up.

Ask for more info!