Great Northern Lights Extras with Visit Northern Lights
Thousands of people choose to see the Northern Lights every year and with the great cruises on offer through Visit Northern Lights, there couldn't be a better time to go.
UK (PRUnderground) September 11th, 2012
Thousands of people choose to head to the far north every year in the hopes of seeing one of the planet’s most spectacular sights: the Northern Lights. The trip north can be about more than just learning what causes the northern lights however; it’s also a great excuse to experience other activities the region is famous for and, with the great cruise packages on offer through Visit Northern Lights, there couldn’t be a better time to explore the region. Some regional highlights include:
Unforgettable snowmobile trips in one of Europe’s most spectacular natural environments. Speed through the snow covered valleys and spend a day out exploring the surrounding forests. An exhilarating ride on a snowmobile is an experience you won’t soon forget!
If you’re after a more traditional experience, taking a ride out on one of the region’s famous dog sledges is a great way to get out and about. You can try your own hand at it or just sit back, enjoy the ride and watch the scenery pass.
For those after a little evening entertainment, the midnight concerts at the Arctic Cathedral in Tromso are hard to beat. The atmospheric, candle lit, surroundings really set the scene for the beautiful Norwegian folk songs and more classical sacred selections.
So, if you’re after a Northern Lights experience that provides a little more, why not take a look at all that Visit Northern Lights have to offer? They are, after all, experts on the best time to see the northern lights.
About Visit Northern Lights
Visit Northern Lights offer up top rate Northern Lights cruises through Hurtigruten. Explore Norway and experience this stunning natural phenomenon first hand.