Northern Lights Holidays

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Choosing the right destination

With Iceland, Sweden, Finland, Norway and Canada all offering excellent locations to see the northern lights, the key to choosing the right destination is to pick the holiday based on the experiences available, be that magnificent landscapes, adventurous activities, wildlife or simple relaxation. Below we've highlighted some of the best features of each destination to help you pick the one that suits you best. Alternatively, see our most popular northern lights holidays across the region.


More about the aurora borealis

Discover more about the northern lights from the solar flares that cause the aurora to myths and legends surrounding this natural phenomenon. Read more about the aurora »

For in-depth Photography Tips and an essential checklist, click here »

Get an insider tip on how to make the most of your aurora quest, click here »


Can't decide? Ask our experienced and knowledgable team

Our knowledge of this region and experience in arranging holidays to the far north sets us apart from other operators. Whether you are an independently minded traveller or prefer to choose something 'off the peg', let our experience be your guide.

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As destination specialists we pride ourselves on our ability to tailor-make any holiday to suit you. If you would like us to adapt or create an itinerary to your personal requirements then contact us today.

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Around Spitsbergen
7 nights from £4,249 ex flights

Join an adventure cruise around this high Arctic island.

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Pacific Coast Experience
10 nights from £1,144 ex flights

Take the ultimate self-drive adventure along Canada's west coast.

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Around Iceland
14 nights from £1,285 ex flights

Circle Iceland on this superb self drive holiday.

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Volcanic Explorer
4 nights from £509 ex flights

Explore Iceland's volcanic wonders on this exclusive self drive.

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The Real New Zealand 4x4
21 nights from £1,749 ex flights

Explore NZ off the beaten track on a classic 4x4 self drive adventure

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Killer Whales & Northern Lights
4 nights from £869 ex flights

Take a thrilling short break combining orca watching with the aurora.

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Introduction to Alaska
7 nights from £859 ex flights

Discover Alaska's mountains, wildlife, glaciers and marine wonders on this self drive.

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Discovering Skane
10 nights from £1,392 inc flights

Self drive around Sweden's picturesque and historic south.

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