The Northern Lights.

Aurora Borealis is the phenomena that brings visitors to Abisko from all over the world in the darkest months of the year. What we call the Northern-lights season goes on between October and March. Fill your days with activities while you are waiting for the Aurora. In the evening – you follow the guide to the best spots. Please note that we only book activities for staying guests, please add your reservation number as reference when you make requests for activities.

December-March.

Dog sledding

To go by dogsled is a dream come true for many. It is such an amazing feeling to experience the power of the dogs, and the surprising silence of the surroundings once the dogs are running.

Ice Climbing

Try ice climbing! You don’t need any experience to try this exciting activity. The guide will instruct you and keep you safe.

Ice Fishing

Enjoy the tranquility being out on the ice of the second deepest lake in Sweden or try a smaller lake further into the mountains around Abisko on a custom made trip.

More daytrips

Here we have collected even more activites for you to choose from – it’s going to be hard to not run out of time for all things you will want to try!

Morning hike in Abisko National Park

You find the National Park two kilometers further west from Abisko Mountain Lodge. This is definitely on the tick-box list once you are in Abisko.

Northern Light Tours

We of course offer a number of tours where the main purpose is to catch the Aurora Borealis. Who says that you can’t combine this goal with other experiences at the same time?

Snowmobiling

In wintertime, to go by snowmobile is an effective and nice way to reach further out into the mountains. You can go greater distances on a shorter time.

Snowshoe hike

Snowshoes is a great way to get about in the wintertime. It gives you the opportunity to discover the wilderness on your own terms.

October-November.

Abisko Aurora Chase

Would you like to experience the thrill of searching for and chasing the northern lights in the area surrounding Abisko National Park?

Aurora Photo Tour

Join one of Lights Over Lapland’s professional aurora guides for an opportunity to see and photograph the aurora borealis in one of our lovely locations in and around Abisko National Park.

Landscape Photography Adventure

An exciting and educative adventure for you who are interested in capturing the amazing beauty of the northern wilderness

Morning Hike in Abisko National Park

You find the National Park two kilometers further west from Abisko Mountain Lodge. This is definitely on the tick-box list once you are in Abisko.

Northern Lights Hike

A hike into the wilderness around Abisko is a wonderful way to experience the northern lights.