Do you wish to capture the mystical nature dance from the North on your own? An Amazing Northern Light Photography Tour in Lapland

Are you ready to capture the nature's winter magic on your own? Come with us and make your hunt even more exciting by sharing the world your own Northern Light photograph!


3.5 hours


108 € / adult, 62€ / child (4-14 yrs)


21:00 (Min. 2 person to start the tour)


Winter clothes, transportation, equipment, food


Until 15th of April 2019

Meeting point

Koskikatu 20, 96200 Rovaniemi

Tour Description

For years, watching the mystical dance of Aurora Borealis above the Arctic sky is one of the lifetime experience that many people dream about. Besides being one of the best places for some winter funs, Rovaniemi city is also known for its ideal location to witness the Aurora. Coming with us in this Northern Light photography tour, you will not only have the opportunity to see the magical wonder from the North but also capture the memorable moment yourself.

Our expedition will take place at one of the best places to see Northern Lights in Rovaniemi. It is a high Lappish hill, which is 30 km away to the North from the city. After half an hour travelling by minivan, you will join the hunt in the darkness in the forest with no city light pollution. Our trip will start at 8 pm in the evening till 1 am, which is the best time to see the Northern Lights. You are not used to the cold? Don’t worry, you can stay inside our warm and cozy Kota- a traditional Lappish style wooden cottage or gathering around open-fire place outside. In addition, you will also get a chance to try some delicious traditional Finnish snacks.

Follow our photographer, he will provide you some tricks about how to photograph the Northern Light such as how to shoot the Northern Light in the darkness or the best aurora photography app for your phone. You can even capture the Northern Light with smartphone if it is strong enough.

We will ensure that you will get the photos of a lifetime taken on your own or by our photographer even in the pitch darkness to save the natural environment around, the aurora borealis and the Milky Way. You can take your own cameras or practice on our photography equipment. After the tour, your photos will be sent back by email and free download so you can get them ready to show the world your memorable experience.

Have you come up with any funny shooting ideas with the Northern Lights dance now? Don’t be shy and come join us in this exciting hunt!

Our company also provides different options for your northern lights tours such as Northern Light hunting with snowmobile (with the same price) and the premium package with the combination of Northern Light hunting with Lappish dinner, snowmobile and photography tour.

  • Winter clothes: Overall, Wool socks, Boost, Gloves, Trapper Hat.
  • Transportation: Return transfers
  • Evening snack: Karelian pie with reindeer salami sauces, grilled sausage, Lappish bread and hot Berry Juice (Which is perfect for the cold weather)
  • Photography equipment: Camera Canon EOS 2000D (for inside the cabin and portrait mode); Cannon EOS D70 with high ISO and long exposure landscape photography with wide, portrait and telescopic lens; Tripod


Self-booking only works with a reservation for 2+ persons at a time. If you want to book for only 1 person, contact us either by phone or email and we will help you.

Tel: +358 50 462 0230 (Available 10:00 – 20:00 GMT+2)

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  • What do you need to bring?

    • Warm Clothes: you can dress probably for winter but don’t worry since we provide warm clothes for you
    • Camera
    • Adventurous attitude 🙂  
  • Cancellation policy

    Cancellation needs to made in written (with name of the customer and the activity). When the cancellation is made (in Finnish time)
    • 7 – 3 days prior to the departure, cancellation fee is 25 euros
    •  2 – 1 days prior to the departure, the customer will be refunded 50% of the purchased product.
    • less than 24 hours or no show at the departure, no refund.
    For changes in the activities, they must be done in written.

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Pick up times from hotels in Rovaniemi. Be ready at the reception at:



Snowman World Glass Resort


Arctic Treehouse Hotel


Chalet Hotel


Santa Claus Hotel


Hotel Aakenus


Visit Lapland Tours’ meeting point
(Koskikatu 20)


Meeting point

If you come by yourself, present at Koskikatu 20 at 20:25

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