Aurora Sky Station
Located in the heart of Abisko National Park in Swedish Lapland, Aurora Sky Station, sometimes known as Abisko Sky Station, and the surrounding park are renowned as one of the best locations in the world for observing the northern lights.
Visit between November and March, when the skies are inky black, for the best chance of viewing the aurora borealis. Stay at Abisko Mountain Station, exclusive in the UK to Discover the World.
One of the best places to see the aurora
About the Aurora Sky Station
Getting to the Aurora Sky Station
Staying at Abisko Mountain Station
Northern Lights Holidays at Abisko
Northern Lights, Abisko and the Icehotel
3-4 nights | Dec - Mar
This winter break is pretty hard to beat! Stay at the breathtaking Icehotel and Abisko Mountain Station, where a trip to the Aurora Sky Station is included. Wrap up warm and watch the northern lights from the sky station or at ground level from the hotel through giant picture windows with panoramic views. find out more »
Tromso, Abisko and the Icehotel
7 nights | Dec - Mar
Three incredible destinations have been combined to make this a northern lights holiday to remember! The Norwegian city of Tromso, Abisko Mountain Station which includes a chair lift ride up to Aurora Sky Station, and one of the world's coolest hotels, the Icehotel. find out more »
Icehotel, Abisko and Lofoten
7 nights | Feb - Apr
This independent holiday is a fantastic combination of beautiful landscapes, from the pristine wilderness of Abisko to the spectacular islands of Versteralen and Lofoten, two scenic rail journeys and excellent accommodation. The longer daylight hours at this time of year give you time to savour the incredible scenery, while the dark Arctic nights often dance with the northern lights. find out more »
Why use Discover the World?
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. We are very happy to tailor make a holiday to suit your time, budget and interests. Even if you are simply looking for inspiration then get in touch with our expert team. We would be delighted to hear from you.