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Northern light

NORTHERN LIGHTS EXPERIENCE

We travel by snowshoes to a hut situated 1,5 km from the hotel. It’s up there, without interfering artificial light, the Northern Lights can be seen at their finest. By a warming fire inside the lavvu the guide will tell your more about the magic of Northern Lights and the Björkliden area.

When: Tuesday & Saturday 20.30 – 23.00, December 7, 2018 – March 17, 2019

Price: 895 SEK per adult, 445 SEK per child.
Included in the price: snowshoes, hot drink, Swedish “fika” and guide.

Participants: max 12 people. Recommended minimum age is seven years.

NORTHERN LIGHTS DINNER EXPERIENCE

By snowshoes we walk 1,5 km through the wilderness. Until we arrive at our own hut. With a live fire the guide cooks a meal and we sit cosy together in front of the fire waiting for the northern lights to arrive.

When: Wednesday & Friday 18.30 – 21.30, December 7 2018 – March 17 2019

Price: 1295 sek per adult

Participants: maximum 6 people. Recommended minimum age is 7 years.

NORTHERN LIGHTS SNOWMOBILE TOUR

Drive a snowmobile far out in the untouched wilderness. In the headlight of the snowmobile we go to places otherwise difficult to reach surrounded by mountains and darkness. Here we stay and wait for the magnificent northern lights show.

When: December 7 2018 – February 5 2019

Price: 995 SEK per adult

Participants: maximum 10 people. Recommended minimum age is 7 years.

Note: 2 people rides the same snowmobile. You need to at least have a valid “learners driving license” or a valid driving license to be able to drive a snowmobile!

NORTHERN LIGHTS DOG SLED

Have you ever been leaning back in a sled pulled by strong husky dogs while the magnificent northern lights dances in the sky? If not this is the tour for you! To give you the best chance to see the northern lights this activity is set in the evening where you will be cruising through the snow in a cosy sled. The tour will take you out in the dark where the only lights come from our torch and the only power comes from the dogs. This activity suits all ages and no physical fitness is needed.

When: Tuesday & Friday 19.00 – 21.30, December 16 2018 – March 24 2019

Price: 1495 sek per adult

Participants: Minimum age is 7 years.

NORTHERN LIGHTS CAT SKI

With the powerful cat ski machine you sit comfortable as the driver takes you uphill to the top of the mountain. Here, a long way from the resort and its electrical light, we can go out, enjoy the fresh air and watch the incredible northern lights surrounded by darkness while our guide serves a classic ”Swedish fika”.

When: Thursday & Saturday 20.30 – 23.00, December 3 2018 – December 31 2018

AURORA SKY STATION

NIGHT VISIT AT AURORA SKY STATION

The evening begins with a 10 minute transfer from Björkliden to Abisko. From there a beautiful ride with the chair-lift will bring you to the Aurora Sky Station. During the night it will be possible to join in on a guided tour of the Sky Station to get to know more about the Northern Lights.

Price: 1095 SEK per person. The price is the same for adults and children.
Included in the price: transfer Björkliden – Abisko – Björkliden, chair-lift ticket, warm clothing and boots, Northern Lights guide.

Info: if Aurora Sky Station is closed due to poor weather, replacement activity will take place on the Turist Station in Abisko.

EXCLUSIVE DINNER AT AURORA SKY STATION

The evening begins with a 10 minute transfer from Björkliden to Abisko. From there a beautiful ride with the chair-lift will bring you to the Aurora Sky Station where a four course dinner influenced by the Nordic cuisine will be served. During the evening’s guided tour you will learn more about the Northern Lights and how to find it. 

Price: 2295 SEK per person. The price is the same for adults and children.
Included in the price: transfer Björkliden – Abisko – Björkliden, chair-lift ticket, warm clothing and boots, dinner, Northern Lights guide.

Note: at 9 pm the chair-lift will bring more guests on the Night visit activity. If Aurora Sky Station is closed due to poor weather, replacement activity will take place on the Tourist Station in Abisko.

NIGHTLY AURORA PHOTO TOUR

Join one of Lights Over Lapland’s professional photographers for an opportunity to see and photograph the Aurora Borealis in the wilderness of Abisko National Park. Due to clear skies and virtually no light pollution Abisko is one of the greatest places in the world to see the northern lights. We will provide you with a high quality camera & lens and quickly teach you the skills that you will need to find and photograph the magical Aurora Borealis. Even if you have never used a camera before you have an extremely high chance of going home with beautiful aurora photographs and memories that will last a lifetime!

Price: 1520 SEK per person, 1320SEK per child (10-15 years)
Included in the price: transfer from Björkliden to Abisko, camera, tripod, backpack, warm drink, guiding services and overall (size S-XXL).

Supplement: lens upgrade 250 SEK.
SD Memory cards for the cameras are not included, please bring your own (minimum 1GB). Memory cards can also be purchased from the guide, 8GB for 250 SEK.

Participants: max 10 people. Small groups ensure a very personal and genuine experience.

AURORA WATCHING ON YOUR OWN

AURORA VIEW POINT

A bit up the mountain, about 10 minutes walk from Hotell Fjället lies Aurora View Point, situated on a plateau that is perfect for Aurora watching. If you are feeling a bit chilly you are welcome in to our warm and cozy Aurora View Point.