THE ROVANIEMI BLOG

Autumn in Rovaniemi

Autumn 2017 This year's autumn has been impressive in many ways, for example, the changing colours of the trees and local shrubs/bushes and the Northern lights dancing over the rivers and lakes. It's also been great watching the latter stages of the male reindeer as...

The Aurora season begins!

So summer is coming to an end here in Rovaniemi! Yes, I completely agree, it's early, but with it comes great news, the Aurora is back already! Now, the endless days are behind us, the nights are getting longer and the trees are losing their deep green and the whole...

Rest time in the Arctic!

If you feel like its time to give yourself some time off and really find a quiet place to refuel the batteries then visit us in Lapland. It is so calm and relaxing out here, all you need to do is fall into a deep bit of snow and shut your eyes. Luckily its been...

The Ice fishing season begins!

Now we have finally come out of the polar night, we get to see daylight more and more often, which is great when one wants to go deep into the woods to discover what lies below the ice. With all this extra light we are getting (an extra 10-12 minutes a day) the fish...

The Northern Lights!

 Here is a great picture taken by one of our clients a few days ago. When we arrived all we could see was a slight green glow in the sky as we looked north. Then after a good bite to eat around a beautiful fire in the Kota we walked back out in to the middle of the...

Our Aurora tours

The Lapland wilderness is amazing, on our tours we take you to destinations where you will have to walk through untouched woods in the Arctic and out onto a lake to watch the Aurora. While watching the Aurora your tour guide will build a fire in one of the two places...

The Beauty of the wild

Its tough to measure the beauty of the Lapland wilderness. While on the wilderness tour you will get to learn about the nature that surrounds you and the best ways to appreciate its silence and serenity. Just days ago these trees were covered in snow and now after a...

A cold day for a Wilderness tour!

Today's wilderness tour consisted of two young men from Switzerland and a young lady from England, they braved a mighty -24 to -30. It was well worth the walk as the views were breath taking. Taking a tour on a day like this is the best way to experience the real...

The Amazing Aurora

Last Saturday I was lucky enough to have two wonderful clients from the United States for a 6hr tour. This tour is called the Aurora hunt, the idea of the tour is that we travel to many locations to try and find the Aurora. However, on this night the furthest we...