Ride Snowmobiles to Lake Vikajärvi in Search of Aurora
Snowmobile into the heart of a frozen Lake Vikajärvi as a perfect spot to stargaze and search for the Northern Lights. Keep in mind the Northern Lights is an unpredictable natural phenomenon in which nobody can 100% guarantee. However, our professional experiences and forecasting allow the chances for sightings to be higher.
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After important safety instructions by your Rovaniemi guide, the snowmobile will begin from the forest into the heart of Lake Vikajärvi. Experience the vast openness and space of the frozen lake as an awesome spot to gaze towards the night sky. See all the sparkling stars and expect gasps of delight if Ms Aurora Borealis decides to pay you a lucky visit. Tripods for great picture taking in the dark are also available upon request.
Pickup & return to your accommodation
Aurora borealis trip by snowmobile
About 1.5-hour snowmobile driving
Open ground into the arctic frozen lake
Driving and safety instructions
Cookies and hot drinks
Children under 140cm are travelling in the sledge pulled by the guide’s snowmobile.
What to bring
Driving license is required.
Know before you go
Operated in Rovaniemi between 18.11.2019-26.04.2020 (weather permitting). The minimum number of participants for each safari is 2 full paying adults price.
Each person who will drive the snowmobile must be at least 18 years old and hold a valid driving license.
If two-person per snowmobile, passenger and driver could switch during the break of driving. For the group which has an odd number of customers, we highly recommend purchasing a single driving supplement.
Snowmobile drivers are responsible for any damages caused to the vehicle. Please refer to the indemnity clause for details.
During the snowmobile safari, the children from 4 to 14 years old need to travel in the sledge pulled by the guide’s snowmobile, and we highly recommend that at least one adult sit with a very young child together for the safety. If a child is over 140cm and wants to sit in the snowmobile as a passenger, a full adult price need to be charged then (depends on the availability).
Aurora is an unpredictable natural phenomenon, we can't give you any guarantees for seeing the aurora.
Duration includes the transfer and clothes changing time. Round trip transfers from & to the accommodation within 8 km of the city center (sunny safari office) are included. Thermal overalls, winter boots, winter gloves, woollen socks, helmet and masks are provided.
Meeting time of our safari is always before the starting time of the safari if you need pick-up services. You will receive your meeting time and meeting point upon confirmation or by e-mail. Failure to participate in the safari due to missed meeting time or meeting point will not be refunded.
Kansankatu 15, Rovaniemi, Finland
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- Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.