Image credit: Tommy Pettersen - Train crossing the Arctic Circle.

Northern Lights Holiday & Winter Experiences by the Arctic Circle in Northern Norway – 4 days

To see the Northern Lights is the main goal of this short winter holiday in Northern Norway. Since the Northern Ligthts are unpredictable, you will enjoy selected winter experiences during your efforts. Get ready to feed reindeers, learn about Sami culture and National Parks in Northern Norway. Try snowshoeing and cross the Arctic Circle on foot. This 4 days tour starts in the beautiful Northern town of Bodø, just above The Arctic Circle.

reindeer winter northern norway
Reindeer in Northern Norway at winter-time. Photo: Terje Rakke - Nordic Life -

Highlights: Explore the beautiful Northern town Bodø just above the Arctic circle. Local cultural experiences at Rognan: traditional Nordland boat and Folk museum. Get to know Sami culture, meet the reindeers and learn about national parks in Northern Norway. Enjoy selected winter experiences such as snowshoeing and dog sledding.

Northern Lights: We will hunt the Northern Lights every day and night. Please note there is no guarantee to see it. We will make every effort to see the lights, even driving to Sweden if better weather conditions there.

Test Winter experiences in Northern Norway.
Winter experiences in Northern Norway. Photo: Trym Ivar Bergsmo -




NOK per person
Minimum 4 people.
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  • Level

    Easy - Medium. Please see details below.

  • Service Level

    Standard comfortable tourist-class hotels. Mix of public and private transport.

  • Duration

    4 days. Adding extra days and experiences by request. Please see details below.

  • Group size & Capacity

    Maximum group size is 15.

  • Season & Availability

    December - March.

FAQ - Northern Lights Holiday from Bodø, Northern Norway

  • Is this trip suitable for everyone?

    Everyone can join. Some optional outdoor activities (snowshoeing) requires moderate physical fitness level and some hiking experience.

  • What do I need to bring?

    Detaljert liste for hvordan kle seg for vinter i Nord-Norge.

  • Where and when do we meet

    Where: Skagen Hotel. Mer info, vegbeskrivelse, lenke etc.

    When: 07.00 pm

  • What`s included?

    Guide følger gruppa hele tiden. Engelsk språk.

    Transport: all transport som beskrevet.

    Accomodation: beskrive standard

    Alle måltider

    Billetter: tog, museum, nasjonalparksenter, omvinsning båtbygger.

  • Weather cancellation policy


  • How good are the chances to see the Northern Lights?

    There is no guarantee to see the Northern Lights. Don’t go for the Northern Lights only, go for your winter experience.

    Your winter break in Northern Norway will be a memorable one when you plan for great winter experiences.

    Our base at Saltfjellet mountain plateau is one of the driest places in Norway and has plent of clear nights during winter season. The weather in Northern Norway is unpredictable…

    We will make every effort som we will see the Northern Lights. Please note: the Northern Lights are very unpredictable. Even if we have clear weather no one can be sure the Aurora appear. Please watch the forecast… (link)

  • Adding extra days and experiences

    Adding extra days and winter experiences in Northern Norway is possible.

    Beskrive konkrete forslag – lenke til disse og ev egne produktsider.

  • Ankomst via Trondheim

    Alternativ: mulig å reise med NSB fra Trondheim og komme derfra (natt-tog ankomst Rognan 0800)