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

  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 near impossible during a solar minimum and that it isn’t a good time to book a holiday to see the Northern Lights. Fear not – we can proof […]


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 […]

Why you should visit Aurora Holidays in autumn!

Northern Lights Autumn Utsjoki

The autumn in Utsjoki is coming to an end and it feels like winter has already begun. The ground is covered in a thin layer of snow, the rivers have started to freeze and the trees have shed their leaves a long time ago. So before we officially start the winter season, we would like […]

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 […]