Winter is an extraordinary time to experience the rugged scenery of Finland and Norway. The landscape is blanketed in pure white snow and the air is fresh, pure and crisp, giving you the best possible chance to witness the spectacular Northern Lights, Mother Nature’s awe-inspiring colour show, which changes from light green to dark purple, as it flickers across the Arctic sky.
Aurora Borealis is Mother Nature’s awe-inspiring colour show, which changes from light green to dark purple, as it flickers across the Arctic sky.
This tour begins in Helsinki after some time at leisure, you’ll enjoy a full day tour to the medieval town of Tallinn. You’ll then embark on a train journey to Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland, where your Finnish Lapland exploring begins, including a husky dog safari, a visit to Santa’s Village and spending a night in a glass igloo!
You’ll then board your Hurtigruten Southbound Coastal Voyage for the next 5 nights. This is a remarkable cruise, and gives you the best chance to witness the stunning Northern Lights.
The tour ends in Norway where you’ll enjoy some of its very best including the ‘Norway in a Nutshell tour’, including the Flamm Railway, one of the world’s most spectacular train journeys.