Rovaniemi: Aurora Borealis Snowmobile Safari & Campfire BBQ

Rovaniemi: Aurora Borealis Snowmobile Safari & Campfire BBQ

From US$ 132.03 per person

Take a 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

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickups start within 30 minutes to 1 hour before your tour starts. Exact pickup time will be informed by email the day before. Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby / outside of your accommodation 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pickup time.


  • 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 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

    4.4 /5

    based on 104 reviews

    Review summary

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    Everything was magical Pick up - 100% on time Both guides were super friendly and always ready to help. You get all the warm clothes you need. Snowmobile driving is so much fun. We were able to see the northern lights. Magical experience It takes a little longer than 4 hours Only tiny suggestion would be, better sausages and maybe some bread for the sausages

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    April 11, 2022

    Great experience. The guides were very nice and fun, and the trip was very well planned. We also got lucky and saw amazing auroras while we were on the frozen lake. We even arrived late because the guides wanted us to enjoy the moment. But even without auroras I think it’s still a nice experience.

    March 13, 2022

    Jan was the best guide ever. So polite and careful and nice to all of us. Funny and witty and wise. The trip is worth it. So much fun and adrenaline to ride the snowmobile. Then make amazing pictures in the wild of the Northern Lights. Camp Fire and food were great. So lucky to have chosen this trip

    March 8, 2022

    Product ID: 301248