New Years Eve in Lapland under the Northern Lights

Still looking for something special to do to ring in the new year? Why not spend New Years Eve in Lapland under the Northern Lights? Join us for an unforgettable New Years holiday & welcome the New Year here in Finnish Lapland. With a little luck, our sparklers won’t be the only thing lighting up […]

Why the solar minimum shouldn’t stop you from seeing the Northern Lights

Updated on 28 October 2020 First things first. You may have heard that we are currently experiencing something called a solar minimum. Some sources claim that seeing the aurora borealis is nearly impossible during a solar minimum making it not a good time to book a holiday to see the Northern Lights. Fear not – […]

Ruska in Utsjoki

ruska in Utsjoki: Colourful rowan

  Utsjoki is one of the first places in Finland to welcome the ruska season. This beautiful phenomenon starts in the north and gradually moves south. Finland is such a long country that it takes time for autumn to arrive in the southern parts of Finland. The ruska season in Lapland is quite short but […]


GLTFinland Winter Tour Highlights

  It’s a wrap! This month we welcomed and waved goodbye to our last #GLTFinland guests of the winter season and what a fun time it has been. During January and February we hosted three Girls LOVE Travel groups here in Utsjoki to share with them everything winter in Lapland has to offer. Want to […]

Green Travel: What we do to provide eco-friendly nature holidays in Lapland

    Pure nature is everything to us here at Aurora Holidays. That is why we want to do our part of protecting what is precious to us. Green thinking is our way of living and two years ago we started seriously implementing steps towards greener business too. Here is how our green journey started […]

The results are in – the new Aurora Holidays mascot is…

Reino the Reindeer at Aurora Holidays

Let us introduce our new Aurora Holidays mascot! Last weekend we have asked you on our Facebook page to help name our newest team member and you’ve decided: Reino the Reindeer. Thank you to everyone to everyone who voted and all of you who threw your own name suggestions into the mix. Now that we […]