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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 (27)
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Reviewed yesterday
Amazing evening learning night photography and seeing the Northern Lights

The tour was AMAZING. We got warm overalls to wear, boots, and hats/gloves if need be, so we were well prepped for the cold weather outside. Our first stop was about 20 mins out of the city where Markus had the patience to setup our...More

Thank kiwitjterminator
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks to Markus of Beyond Arctic for taking and sharing the pictures of the aurora tour. Beyond Arctic, a professional and responsible tour expert in aurora photography tours, is highly recommended.

Thank SporeSolo
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing: Visited two "Aurora" spots and had a open-fire BBQ

We were given special warm full-body jackets (highly recommended to pot for this), boots and relevant hiking equipement. A 30 minutes drive to a special location near a lake away from he city lights. Markus was patient enough to verify the settings of the different...More

Thank Bezirch
Reviewed 5 October 2018
Nice Northern Light Photography Tour

We were lucky to see the northern light despite a full moon night. The northern light was weak at the first location and we moved on to another location which has stronger and more beautiful northern light. Markus has been very patience in sharing each...More

Thank Passenger821889
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile
Super Lucky

Juho was amazing.. it was just 4 of us on the 9th of April.. Juho is friendly , soooper cool and takes amazing pictures..and that night turned out to be one lucky night with a beautiful Northern Lights show.. He is very organized, provided each...More

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Julie T
8 October 2018|
Response from dawnenator | 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