Searching for the Northern Lights in Saariselkä 4 nights

Highlights

  • Gaze in awe at nature's most incredible light show in complete comfort
  • Stay in a beautiful, heated, glass-roofed igloo with Northern Lights alert
  • Includes thrilling activities like snowmobiling, husky safari & snowshoeing
From £3706 for a family of four*
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Adults
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Children
4 - 14
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Infants
0 - 3
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What you'll do

Overview

NPE

Get lost on a one-of-a-kind, 4-night getaway to a stunning corner of the winter wonderland that is Lapland, and experience an absolutely unforgettable journey to spot that wonder of the world: the northern lights.

You’ll be picked up from Ivalo airport and driven straight to your incredible accommodation for the next four nights, our Aurora Cabins; a 29 square meter cabin where you can spend the evenings together under the glass roof providing views of the star-filled sky and the N...Read All

Welcome to Aurora Country

Your Northern Lights adventure begins when we pick you up from Ivalo Airport and transfer you into the Lappish wilderness, through pristine pine forest and snowy fells.

Once you arrive at the resort you’ll be shown to your private cabin. This cosy space will provide you with a luxury base and offering cosy warmth against the Arctic weather outside.

And of course, the glass roof means that you’ll have unobstructed views of the spectacular night sky and the jaw-droppin...Read All

Immerse Yourself in Nature

Start your day with a buffet breakfast, and prepare yourself for a day of activities that will allow you to truly get in touch with nature and experience the Lappish wilderness.

You will head out into the wilderness by snowmobile, and enjoy an authentic ice fishing experience. A practice used by the natives for centuries, this is a chance for you to get a glimpse at local life in Lapland.

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Aurora Camp

You’ll have free access to the resorts sleds, snowshoes, skis and other equipment for the entire experience, so that you’re free to explore the trails and paths that snake through this untouched, pristine part of the world and discover dramatic fells, hidden clearings and frozen lakes.

Spend your day exploring as you wish enjoying the magical winter wonderland that is Saariselka.

In the evening, you’ll go back out into the wild for an aurora camp by the lake, where a b...Read All

Free Day

Today is yours to spend at your lesuire.

Lie in under the glass roof of your cabin and enjoy the cosy setting whilst gazing out at the snow-dusted trees.

Take some time to explore on skis, relax at the spa and enjoy a sauna, and simply drink in our last full day in this winter wonderland.

Departure Day

Wake up on your final morning here, hopefully blown away by the natural spectacle you witnessed last night.

Feeling rejuvenated and refreshed by the pure air, the time spent in nature and the comfort you’ve enjoyed, head for a final breakfast.

Your stay sadly comes to an end at this point, and we’ll transfer you back to Ivalo airport.

 

 

 

What's included

Included

  • Accommodation in glass-roof Aurora Cabin
  • Full board meals at the onsite restaurant (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • Thermal clothing and the necessary winter equipment
  • Aurora Photography Workshop (1h)
  • Aurora Expedition on Snowshoes (2,5h)
  • Husky Safari (10km)
  • Aurora Camp by the Lake (3h)
  • Snowmobile & Ice Fishing (4h)
  • Aurora Hunting by Heated Sleigh (3h)
  • Guide for all organized activities
  • Complimentary use of cross-country skis, snowshoes & toboggans
  • Transportation to and from Ivalo Airport

Accommodation

Aurora Cabin

Aurora Cabin

Aurora Cabins are a magical way to experience the wintry star-filled sky and the Northern Lights, while lying comfortably in the warm bed. They are 29m2 with twin or double beds, an ensuite shower room and a sofa bed which can sleep 2 children or one adult comfortably. The glass roof is heated to ensure any snow melts so that you get a clear view of the night sky. There is free WiFi and an Aurora alarm.

Facilities

Maximum occupancy 4 Glass roof Electric fire Shower and toilet
Your local host

Markku

Born and raised in Finland, for the last twenty -five years Markku has been offering authentic, immersive experiences in the region of Lapland. Markku gained experience working with his sister, as operations manager for her tour company. So, finding, and planning amazing authentic trips and experiences is what he has been doing all his working life.

Born and raised in Finland, for the last twenty -five years Markku has been offering authentic, immersive experiences in the region of Lapland. Markku gained experience working with his sister, as operations manager for her tour company. So, finding, and planning amazing authentic trips and experiences is what he has been doing all his working life.

Location

Your Northern Lights adventure begins when we pick you up directly from Ivalo Airport and transfer you into the Lappish wilderness, through pristine snow encrusted pine forest and snowy fells until we reach your resort in Saariselkä.

Here, you’ll be shown to your private cabin. The stylish, elegant accommodation will be your base for the experiences, and offers beautifully cosy warmth against the Arctic weather outside. On arrival you will be fitted with your cosy outerwear (snow suit and boots) ready for your adventure!

Relax and settle in, take a walk around with the crisp snow underfoot, take a toboggan and have some fun in the snow before your first dinner in Lapland.

Activity timings may differ slightly, your confirmed schedule will be given to you upon check in.

What our travellers are saying...

Fantastic experience. We joined a tour to find Santa in Finland and it was just perfect. The guides (elves!), reindeers, the whole experience was just superb. Obviously our 3 years old daughter was all around the place, but it felt really good for us adults - it spoke to our inner child. Spoiler: we've also found Santa's cabin. Recommended!

László

We went to Lapland - it is a must! Just the most magical, unforgettable experience with brilliant memories (and fantastic photos) to last a lifetime. My children loved it and I can’t wait to return - hopefully one day with their children.

Michelle

FAQs

When can I book?

Trips run in the winter season from around November to late April.

Is thermal clothing provided for guests?

Thermal clothing is provided to guests staying at the host resort throughout their stay. Participants staying in other resorts, are offered thermal clothing for the duration of the experience. Other equipment, such as skis and snowshoes are to be returned after the end of every activity.

How many people can share a cabin?

Our prices are based on 2 adults sharing a cabin. Cabins can accommodate up to 4 people each. When the occupancy is higher than 2, you will be charged per additional adult or child and the additional people will sleep on a sofa bed. Prices are on request.

Can my family of 5 share a cabin?

It will be tight! They can fit a double bed + sofa bed + one roll out extra bed, but it's up to you.

What are the ages for children?

Children under the age of 4 accommodate, eat and participate in activities free of charge.

Starting from the age of 15 they're charged adults prices.

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