The Northern Lights have captivated locals and travellers alike for centuries; this elusive and humbling sight draws Aurora spotters from around the world to Northern locations like Norway, Iceland and Finland. But why not make your getaway something different and see the Lights over the Russian wilderness? While it is not often thought of as a place to hunt for the Aurora, Russia is treated to some incredible displays over its picturesque vistas and provides ample opportunity for fascinating exploration as you search for the Northern Lights in Russia.
Our Snowmobile Adventure Holiday to Russian Karelia takes you from Finland across the Russian border into Karelia on an exhilarating expedition over its pristine landscapes. This six day adventure gives you the chance to see some of the incredible wildlife that this region is home to; including reindeer, lynx and wolverine. And, if you’re lucky, your Northern Lights Russia holiday will be completed with a magnificent view of the Aurora Borealis.
After learning how to drive a snowmobile you will journey from the Northernlights Safari Village in Finland to the Paanajärvi National Park and spend a night in the remote Paanajärvi Wilderness Lodge. Witness some of the region’s sensational attractions such as the Mäntykoski Rapids and the Kivakkoski Waterfall on this incredible adventure. A Northern Lights Russia holiday offers the perfect blend of thrilling snowmobile driving, breathtaking natural scenery and an unforgettable chance to view the Northern Lights in a very different location.