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Northern Lights Photography Tour from Rovaniemi

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US$ 100.25
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Get the best possible photos of Finland's elusive Northern Lights on this photographer-led tour from Rovaniemi. Your guide leads you to the best locations and advises you on the ideal camera settings and positioning to ensure you return home with framable wall art. With provided thermal suits, snacks, and beverages—plus pickup right from your hotel—you’re guaranteed an entirely comfortable experience in the Arctic night.
  • Knowledgeable guide handles navigation through the dark
  • Photographer-led tour increases your chances of frame-worthy photos
  • Bundle up in provided thermal adventure gear
  • Access to a traditional teepee, a warming fire, and snacks
What to Expect
Begin your evening tour with hotel pickup and relax while someone else handles navigation through the dark Arctic night. Stop at the tour office to suit up in provided thermal gear, which ensures you’re warm and comfortable during your time in the elements. Next, your guide takes you to a spot far enough away from light sources so you that you can get the best photos of the Northern Lights. Gather around a teepee for guidance from your guide on how to set up your camera and to hear about Northern Lights mythology, Lappish shamanism, and scientific facts about the striking natural phenomenon. Then, spend some time trying to snap the perfect photo. Get relief from the cold Arctic air with hot beverages and barbecue around the fire.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Lapland Welcome, Rovakatu 26, 96200 Rovaniemi, Finland

Traveler pickup is offered
We will confirm the exact pick up time upon booking.
The meeting time at Lapland Welcome Safari Office (Rovakatu 26, 2nd floor, 96200 Rovaniemi) is 15 minutes before the starting time of the safari.
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Transportation
  • Winter adventure gear
  • Guidance services
  • Snacks
  • Coffee/beverages
  • Organizer's liability insurance
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Private tours available for additional charge
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at the time of booking if required
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please contact us if you wish to have a guide in other language
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1,000 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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The guide took a lot of pictures with his professional camera and said he will upload 10 best pictures to their official blog 'Lapland welcome' but only uploaded 4, and he took pictures of some people doing BBQ but not everyone, which leads to a great disappointment
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Response from Flyer38367917072, Public Relations Manager at Northern Lights Photography Tour from Rovaniemi
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your feedback. We will improve this by taking a group picture in the future. Sometimes we have people who don't want to be photographed anyway and often some pictures are not good enough for publishing. Good point!
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8th September 2019 This was honestly one of the best experiences of my life. The trip as a whole was more than I could have imagined, thanks to Anthony who was an amazing guide, so knowledgable and made us feel at home in the wilderness. The view from the hill even before the
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It was a really good experience overall. Altho we didn't see the Northern Lights because those are not in control by anyone from Lapland Welcome and u rather need to be a bit lucky and get the right activity, the tour was really good. The tipis with the lappish barbecue and the
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I visited Rovaniemi with my mother and before our arrival we contacted Helios Tour because of their large variety of activities. Firstly, Elena was super sweet and always very quick to reply. She was able to accommodate all of the things we were interested in doing. They were
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Joined the northern light tour with great fun tour guide J, travelled around 1hr to a remote area and climbed a short walk up the snowy mountain. The camp site , the winter gear, the bbq was great to keep us warm and cozy. The tour last for around 4-5 hours, although cannot
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Key Details
  • Lapland Welcome
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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