Aurora Holidays goes green!



At Aurora Holidays we care about the environment. We love every inch of the nature around us and we are grateful for everything Mother Nature shares with us. We know that the environment in Lapland is very fragile and it’s easy to notice the impact our actions have on the environment, even short term. For […]


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 […]


The Northern Lights are back: The start of the Aurora Borealis season in Utsjoki



Northern Lights Utsjoki Church by Maria Berz

The time that we’ve all been waiting for is finally here: the Northern Lights season has finally started. We saw the very first auroras this season here in Utsjoki last night and we couldn’t be more excited. The Northern Lights season in the northernmost parts of Finnish Lapland will run from now until early April […]


Ijahis idja, the Music Festival of Indigenous Peoples



Ijahis idja, the Music Festival of Indigenous Peoples is happening in Inari this weekend, 17th-19th August 2018 Ijahis idja means nightless nights and it is a festival celebrating the music of indigenous peoples. It has been held in Inari since 2004. The event is the only music festival held in Finland that concentrates on Sámi music. […]



A Day Trip to the Bird Island Hornøya – Norway



The team at Aurora Holidays is always on the look out for new and exciting activities we can add to our programme to make your stay in Utsjoki even more special. This month we took a day trip to Hornøya, a small island in Northern Norway to check out if this is something we could […]



Welcome to Aurora Holidays’ brand new website



Welcome to Aurora Holidays’ brand new website. Whether you’ve been to visit us here in Utsjoki in the past or you’re someone who wants to make their dream of seeing the Northern Lights a reality, welcome to our new and improved website. Aurora Holidays has successfully been offering winter holidays with a Northern Lights focused […]