What does it mean “THE longest northern lights tour”?
As Lights of Vikings, we drive long miles for the northern lights where we expect no clouds are.
Our night tours are from 6 up to 10 hours.
If Swedish Lapland area are full of clouds, sometimes we drive to Norway or Finish border.
This concept is having us the longest northern lights tour in Swedish Lapland.
Do you take our pictures during THE tour?
Yes. Your guide who is professional photographer will take your pictures during all night long and we will send it to your email in 3 days after the tour.
Do you use big bus?
No, our tours are by 8 seat minibus.
ARE THE TOURS SUITABLE FOR EVERYONE?
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level. Not recommended for travelers with back problems, heart problems or other serious medical conditions.
Not suitable for:
What are included on tours?
We can see a pretty much accurate weather forecast a maximum of 48 hours in advance but it is still possible that this changes at short notice. Long term weather forecasts don’t work in the Arctic.
If the weather conditions are bad we never depart and try to reschedule the tour or cancel with a 100% refund.
Lights of Vikings have a really high success rate in finding clear sky which is one of the most important criteria to see the Northern Lights. Our concept is famous for driving long distances if necessary!
Is there refund back if we don’t see THE northern lights?
Unfortunatelly no, because team makes too much effort and we departure tours if we only have chance to see the northern lights.
If everywhere covered by clouds, we cancel the tour and we will do full refund back.
If we cancel the tour we always ask you to join next days tours when we have better conditions if you are available.
Otherwise we will do 100% refund back.
RESCHEDULING THE TOUR
If we can not depart the night you booked the tour with us, we will try to reschedule you to another night. As we are accepting only a small group on our tours and are fully booked most nights we can not guarantee that free spaces will be available but we will try our best to accommodate you!
Guests who booked the tour on our official website will have priority to be rescheduled.
To increase your chances to see the Northern Lights, you can book our Aurora Pass Abisko or Aurora Pass Kiruna with which you will join us for 3 nights but will only pay for 2. Contact us if you want to upgrade your booking!
Should you want to reschedule your tour date for any reason, we will try to accommodate you but we can not guarantee we will have availability.
Please be careful when selecting the location from which you will start your tour because we offer pick-up from Kiruna and Abisko. If you are staying in Abisko, you should book the Abisko tour and if you are staying in Kiruna, you should book the tour from Kiruna. Should you have made a mistake with the location when booking, please contact us as soon as possible!
If you don’t have your hotel or Airbnb address when you book the tour, don’t worry – you can send us an email with the details once you know!
We will also contact you before the tour to let you know the exact pick-up time. From Kiruna, pick-up starts one hour before the tour normally.
Unfortunately we don’t have a pick-up / drop off service from Ice Hotel, Camp Alta, the Aurora Camp Kurravaara, Reindeer Lodge, Northern Lights Hut, Husky Lodge or Poikkijärvi.
Our menu for dinner:
– Special recipe of reindeer served with veggie wok, mushrooms, tomato, cream and onion.
– For vegetarians we serve vegetarian patties with veggie wok and mushrooms.
If you have any food allergies, please let us know in advance!
Our tours include snowsuits and boots. The snowsuits will be worn as an extra-layer on top of your winter clothes and will give you more protection from wind and snow. The snowsuits will be provided after dinner, before we depart from Abisko.
You should already be wearing suitable winter clothes as well as a winter jacket.
What to bring
We understand that plans can change. If you wish to make changes to your booking, we will do our best to make the changes, however, we cannot guarantee them. In all cases please notify us as early as possible via phone or email.
Come and talk to us. We look forward to meeting you!
Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team