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Rovaniemi Northern Lights Photography Small-Group Tour

  • 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
Rovaniemi Northern Lights Photography Small-Group Tour
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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.
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.
Reviews (35)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Outstanding guides

Had an excellent time hunting the northern lights. Our guide was very patient and knowledgeable. She was able to find us a scenic location with a clear view during a partly cloudy night which was posing a challenge. In the end we were successful in...More

Thank Ozmarine
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Amazing night out!!

Right from the pick up at our hotel our guides were impressive. We were taken to the company office where we were kitted out with extra warm clothes, boots, hats and gloves. We were provided with a small backpack that contained warm drinks, cups, sitting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sharon B
Reviewed November 28, 2018
Spectacular tour with Auoras finally appearing

This was an off-the-cuff decision to do the photography tour alone on my part as our son was too young to bring along. The logistics of the tour were well organised, making sure we were all warm and had basic equipment. The full body suits...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NiaNat
Reviewed November 24, 2018
Worst tour i ever booked

I am very surprised to see all these postive comments because the northern light tours was from far the worst tour i ever booked while travelling (and i travel a lot). I must say that all the poeple from this agency are adorable, nice and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 502julia
JuhoUutela, Omistaja at Beyond Arctic, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Hi there, I am very surprised of all this negativity you have faced when joining our tour and that there was nothing positive in our way of hunting the Northern Lights. For this I’m really sorry and clearly, we haven’t been able to meet your...More

Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile
Amazing company

We went on the Northern lights tour after hearing rave reviews about this company. We did not regret. Marcus our friendly guide made us feel so comfortable and obliged us by picking us up from our apartment and dropping us back after the excursion. We...More

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Julie T
October 8, 2018|
Response from Dawn T | Reviewed this property |
You can do the Northern Lights with the small group photography tour. It's more pricey but that's because it's only a small group. When we went we were only two and it was just us and the tour. Not sure you'd see the lights... More