Northern Lights

Abercrombie & Kent is an excellent operator with three great tours to consider for the Northern Lights. 

Northern Lights - ice castle

Northern Lights of Lapland, 9-day Connections Boutique Group Journey with prices from $8 395.00 per person sharing based on 2020; 2022 prices & dates will be finalised by the end of July.

Travel in search of the northern lights — one of nature’s most compelling spectacles — and experience the culture of Lapland, trying your hand at dogsledding and snowshoeing and staying in a unique hotel made from ice.

Northern Lights of Lapland - map
Northern Lights of Lapland - itinerary

Venture to the northernmost end of Europe to experience the beauty and culture of Finland in the wondrous winter season
Enjoy dinner at the SnowCastle, built each year in a striking new style
Cruise in a genuine icebreaker, with the option to take a dip in the frigid waters of the Gulf of Bothnia
Get around like a local when you try your hand at dogsledding, snowmobiling and snowshoeing
Spend two nights in the Arctic SnowHotel, and learn how this incredible place is brought to life each year
Watch for the northern lights from your own glass igloo
17 meals, with 8 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 6 dinners

Tailor Made Finland: Helsinki & Lapland, 8-day Luxury Tailor Made Travel, Private Journey with prices from $15 895.00 per person sharing.

Visit Helsinki, Finland’s cosmopolitan capital, and then venture north to Finnish Lapland to enjoy a wide array of activities that capture the wonder of the region, as you drive sled dogs and ride by horse-drawn sleigh, go snowshoeing and snowmobiling, sample local culinary treats and enjoy some of the best opportunities anywhere in the world to behold the spectacular northern lights.

Finland: Helsinki & Lapland - map

Visit with herders at a reindeer farm and go for a sleigh ride
Savour a three-course luncheon at a kota restaurant
Luxuriate in a Finnish sauna and soak in a Jacuzzi, while watching for the northern lights
Tread over crisp snow beneath sparkling Arctic night skies on snowshoes
Hunt for the aurora borealis on a thrilling snowmobile safari
Drive your own sled-dog team and enjoy a private horse-drawn sleigh ride

Tailor Made Iceland: Winter Landscapes, 7-day Luxury Tailor Made Travel, Private Journey with prices from $12 495.00 per person sharing.

Discover a land of black sand beaches, cascading waterfalls and lava carved-moonscapes as you soak in the therapeutic Blue Lagoon, search for the Northern Lights, witness the eruption of Strokkur geyser and delve into the heart of Langjokull glacier.

Iceland: Winter Landscapes - map

Explore Iceland’s colourful capital city and the stunning wealth of diverse landscapes that line this island nation’s southern coast
Relax in the curative waters of the mesmerizing Blue Lagoon
Search for the awe-inspiring Northern Lights
Discover the roots of Icelandic civilization in Thingvellir National Park, home of the Vikings’ first parliament
Trace the southern coastline, photographing black sand beaches, volcanic outcroppings and dramatic cliffs
Venture into the man-made ice tunnels of Langjokull for a rare glimpse of a glacier’s interior
Traverse the mountain ridges of Thorsmork aboard a rugged Super Jeep

We look forward to hearing from you and helping you plan your ideal holiday – 021 434 9394