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Northern Light

Come along on the search for the Northern Lights and enjoy a true winter experience. In the northern hemisphere, in the so-called Aurora oval, Northern Lights can be seen almost every clear night. In Sweden the Aurora oval usually at Kiruna’s latitude, so the chances to see the Northern Lights are good.

As a matter of fact, this might be the best place in the world to see the Northern lights. The white snow reflects a heavenly light show – glittering stars, a full moon and the magical, mystical Northern Lights.

Horseback: Northern lights tour

Together with our Icelandic horses we ride out into the winter night and hopefully see both the northern lights and moose. Transfer and dinner with local ingredients served in a wilderness camp is included. Minimum age 12 years. Maximum weight 90 kg.

This tour is certified with the Swedish Ecotourism Society’s label, Nature’s Best.

Daily: 3.30 pm-8.30 pm until February 28, 5 pm-10 pm between March 1-31. No tour 24/12.
Price: SEK 1850 per person.

Dog sled: Overnight excursion

Drive your own team of sled dogs over the frozen winter landscape and spend the night in a wilderness camp, an exciting adventure where we hope to experience the northern light dancing over the sky.

The tour includes roundtrip transfer to the kennel from ICEHOTEL, training in how to drive your own dog sled team, four dogs/sled/person, dinner, breakfast and overnight stay in camp with sleeping bag sheets, sleeping bag, and a towel for the sauna. Minimum age to drive your own dog sled is 15 years old.

Daily: 3.30 pm, back around 11 am the next day.
Price: SEK 5950 per person.

Snowmobile: Northern lights tour

In cooperation with the Swedish Institute of Space Physics we offer a snowmobile excursion in search of the magical northern lights where our trained guides during the excursion will tell you truths and tall tales about the mythical celestial phenomenon.

A three-course dinner with local ingredients served in a wilderness camp is included.

Daily: 7 pm-11 pm until March 28, 8 pm-12 pm between March 29 and April 16.
Price: SEK 1950 per person, two persons per snowmobile.

Dinner under the stars

Comfortable travel by minivan to one of our wilderness camps. We start with something warm to drink while our guide tells us more about the northern light and the magic of the wilderness. In the cabin a tree-course dinner by the fire awaits. After coffee and dessert, we head back to ICEHOTEL.

The tour includes transfer and a three-course dinner with local ingredients.

Daily: 5 pm-9 pm until March 31.
Price: 2450 SEK per person.

Northern Lights Flight

Spaceport Sweden together with ICEHOTEL is offering the space adventure that will allow you to get an even closer look at the magical northern lights.

After an introduction to the Aurora Borealis you will take off at Kiruna Airport  The host will join and guide you during the 45-60 min flight.  orthern Lights Flight at Spaceport Sweden will take you above the clouds. Nowhere else will you have a better chance of witnessing this magnificent phenomenon.

After the flight and ceremony we head over to ICEHOTEL for a northern lights drink in ICEBAR by ICEHOTEL.

Charter flight, booked only by request, no later than 72 hours before departure and is confirmed according to availability.

Price: 7785 SEK.