Aurora 101

An educational evening, teaching you everything worth knowing about the northern lights! Join us at northern lights hotspot Aurora Spirit for possibly the best way to start off your northern lights holiday, an evening filled with all the information and demonstrations you will ever need for a successful chase. And the best part? Situated east of the Lyngen Alps in the middle of the Aurora belt, we can offer you some of the best chances of seeing the Northern Lights in Norway.

During your stay we will teach you how and when the Aurora Borealis occurs, how to maximize your chances of spotting it, and give you an insight into the mythical history behind it. Everything is designed to make sure you have the best tools possible for your future expeditions. To make it even better, we have included a Bivrost tasting and a Northern lights photography course so you know how to capture your very own shots!

Extras Included

  • Local tapas platter
  • Tripods for every guest
  • A taste of locally produced beverages
  • Coffee/tea
  • Snacks

Practical information

If the Aurora appears during the course or transfer, you will be alerted and have the chance to go outside and enjoy this spectacular phenomenon. There are many photographic ‘hot spots’ outside the distillery, with endless opportunities for stunning Aurora. You can make compositions over the Lyngen Alps and reflected in the Lyngen fjord.

From Tromsø – 1898 NOK

  • 17.30: Pick Up in Tromsø City Centre – by Scandic Ishavshotel
  • Transfer through the spectacular Lyngen Alps by bus and a beautiful ferry trip.
  • 19.30: Arrival at AuroraSpirit
  • 19.30: Local Tapas – taste of Lyngen (Lyngenshrimp, whisky smoked salmon, Wild goat salami, Goat cheese, Potato salad, (milk, eggs, senapseed), Scrambled eggs, bread and coffee.
  • 20.00: Aurora 101 Course
  • 22.00: Return to Tromsø – Back around 23.30

From Lyngseidet – 1395 NOK

  • 19.00: Pick Up in Lyngseidet town Centre
  • Transfer to Aurora Spirit.
  • 19.30: Arrival at AuroraSpirit
  • 19.30: Local Tapas – taste of Lyngen (Lyngenshrimp, whisky smoked salmon, Wild goat salami, Goat cheese, Potato salad, (milk, eggs, senapseed), Scrambled eggs, bread and coffee.
  • 20.00: Aurora 101 Course
  • 22.00: Return to Lyngseidet

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Facts

Prices from: 1395 NOK
Availability: November-March
Starts: 19:00 from Lyngseidet
Duration: 6 hours
Age limit: 10 **
Difficulty: Easy
Requirements: Warm clothes, winter shoes and big smiles

*Season and weather dependant
** Each child under the age of 14 has to be accompanied by and adult

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