From Rovaniemi: Aurora Borealis Photography Trip

Activity provider: Parpalandia Oy

From Rovaniemi: Aurora Borealis Photography Trip

Activity provider: Parpalandia Oy

From US$ 128.82 per person

Witness the thrilling aurora borealis alongside a professional photographer on this group trip with pickup and drop-off in Rovaniemi.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Finnish
Pickup included
Please, be ready at the reception of your hotel or in front of your accommodation at least 5 minutes before the pickup time. The driver will be wearing a jacket with the local partner's company name, Parpalandia. The driver will wait no longer than 5 minutes after the scheduled pickup time.


  • Take advantage of an optimal viewing location
  • Get your own professional photo with the northern lights
  • Learn how to capture the best photos from a professional
Full description

Seeing the aurora borealis (northern lights) dancing above is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. On this guided group trip, learn how to capture this rare experience with the help of a professional camera and photographer. After pickup in Rovaniemi, drive outside of the city to reach the location to observe the northern lights. The viewing location is a place without light pollution, so you’ll have the best conditions to see the northern lights. If you’re lucky, you’ll already be able to spot them on the way. Upon arrival at the viewing spot, an experienced guide will tell you about the northern lights, including how they are formed and why they have different colors. They will also gladly answer any of your questions. A professional camera will be used to capture the northern lights and take photos of you with the lights in the background. The photos will be sent to you the day after the tour so you can always remember your trip to Lapland. If you have your own camera, you can ask the photographer to explain to you how to photograph the lights and what settings are the best. As you are watching the northern lights shining in the sky, your guide will be preparing a fire and barbecue. Enjoy traditional Finnish snacks, such as sausages, cookies, and hot juice. After the trip, your guide will drive you back to your accommodation in Rovaniemi.

  • Professional guide
  • Pickup and drop-off (Rovaniemi city center)
  • Professional photographer
  • Professional photos
  • Photography guidance
  • Sausage, marshmallows, cookies, and hot juice
  • Winter clothes
    Not suitable for
    • Babies under 1 year
    Covid-19 precautions

    You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Important information

    Not allowed

    • Unaccompanied minors

    Know before you go

    • The northern lights are a natural phenomenon; seeing the northern lights and their intensity can not be guaranteed
    • The tour might be canceled or rescheduled if the minimum number of participants is not met
    • You can rent a tripod for a small fee
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 2 reviews

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    Wonderful experience! Professional guides, delicious sausage and drink, excellent service. I highly recommend

    December 21, 2021

    It is recommended and they can found for our group Aurora . Thank you for the driver and photographer.

    January 3, 2022

    Product ID: 393415