Day trip

Northern Lights by Snowmobile & Snacks by Campfire

4.6 / 5

26 reviews

Northern Lights by Snowmobile & Snacks by Campfire

From US$ 141.50 per person

Take a 3-hour nighttime journey into the Lappish wilderness by snowmobile to places not reached by light pollution. Enjoy sausages by the campfire and wait for the Northern Lights to appear.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup at your hotel lobby in Rovaniemi.


  • Take an exhilirating late-night snowmobile ride
  • See the Northern Lights in the Arctic Circle
  • Experience a Lappish barbecue by campfire
  • Explore the beautiful Northern landscapes by night
Full description

This 3-hour Northern Lights hunting tour by snowmobile takes you deep into the wonderful winter landscape of the Arctic Circle. Your guide will lead you on a unique adventure through nature where only the moonlight, stars, and snowmobile lights illuminate the way.  

In the middle of the wilderness, stop to observe the sky. Be surrounded by lakes and forests rising towards the night sky. Without city lights in sight, be amazed by the gorgeous view. The guide will prepare an open fire for warmth, where you can enjoy warm refreshments and grilled sausages. 

If you’re lucky and the sky is clear, see the flaming Northern Lights dancing in the sky in mysterious silence.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Fuel
  • Guide services
  • Snowmobile equipment
  • Thermal overalls
  • Sausages (vegetarian/vegan alternatives available upon request)
  • Beverages
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Driver's license

    Know before you go

    • Each snowmobile holds 2 adults
    •  Children 0-14 years are seated in a sled behind the guide's snowmobile with warm blankets. Small children should be accompanied by a parent for the child's safety
    •  If a child over 140 cm wishes to sit in the snowmobile as a passenger, a full adult price will be charged
    • Pickup and drop-off is available within a 6 kilometer radius of Rovaniemi
    • This tour is suitable for children, but note the late starting time of the excursion
    • Please remember the Northern Lights are a natural occurrence and visibility is subject to weather conditions, and sightings are never guaranteed
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 26 reviews

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    We would highly recommend it to everyone! We had booked the Northern Lights Snowmobile Safari. Unfortunately, due to the weather, we couldn't see the northern lights, but the company really can't help. It just depends on the weather! It was still an exceptionally great experience. We were picked up at our hotel and received very warmly. We received equipment and warm clothing as well as a good introduction to the function of snowmobiles. First we drove on established snowmobile roads where we could get a feel for the vehicle. Then we did some off-roading too, which was a really cool experience. The BBQ took place in a traditional kota (wooden hut) and was very tasty! You could eat as many sausages as you wanted and the juice offered was really good. The guides are exceptionally nice and will be happy to provide you with information.

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    February 23, 2021

    They wanted to combine riding a snowmobile with observing the northern lights. Half of the plan was realized. The first time I rode a snowmobile and at first I drove uncertainly. Then the fear disappeared and drove confidently. I liked riding a snowmobile, spending time near the fire with conversations, warm juice and cookies. Unfortunately the weather let it down was cloudy and snowy, and they did not see the radiance. One more day of vacation, and would see, since the next day the sky cleared up. The French conductor Coco was friendly, welcoming, caring and sociable.

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    February 23, 2020

    it was great experience, despite the fact that we didn't see the nothern lights.

    March 18, 2020

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