Hunting the Aurora Borealis with show shoes

Northern Lights tour on snowshoes

The Northern light or The Aurora Borealis is an arctic experience not to be missed. It brings out spontaneous shouts of joy and excitement from participants of all ages.

Duration: 4 hours
Requirement: Warm clothing
Grading: ☆☆☆☆☆
Meetingpoint: Kl.20.00, Svolvær touristinformation
Evaluation: None

Price: NOK 1675,-

From early fall, during the whole winter till mid-April we are awaiting the magnificent shows appearing after solar storms.

Not only the tourists from all around the world keep up the fascination for these extraordinary light shows, even the locals are often seen staring up at the night sky, amazed and with jaws dropped.

The guides from Lofoten Aktiv are eager to chase and share the magical light phenomenon together with you.

Hunting the Aurora Borealis with show shoes

Northern lights tour on snowshoes

After snowfall in the winter, we also arrange northern lights tour on snowshoes. We hike the backcountry, into the silence with the least light pollution possible. Get ready for a magical night together with us in Lofoten Aktiv! Take a afternoon nap, put on warm layers of clothing, bring your camera (with manual options) and a tripod and you are ready for chasing the northern lights. 

Seakayaking courses or guided tour?

Are you a group of friends of 4 persons or more, we can arrange a sea kayak courses or guided tour for you.

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Coach providers

All our coaches are approved by the Norwegian paddling society as activity leaders, tour managers or tutors.

All our trainers have extensive experience.

Lofoten Aktiv have insurance that covers all courses and activities.

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Contact info

Lofoten Aktiv AS, Postboks 136, 8309 Kabelvåg

Phone: +47 76 07 30 00 - Mobile: +47 99 23 11 00