Northern lights

2 days

Murmansk Region

Northern Lights are a unique phenomenon covering the sky in green and pink lights occurring only in certain locations at a certain time in the year. Hunting Northern Lights is not easy, it is an art. That is why you will be led by a professional aurora hunter to be in the best conditions to find them and even to be photographed with them.

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4-6 hours

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Easy

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85€*

*Details about the price can be found in the section included

Book

INCLUDED

  • 4-6 hours excursion in a comfortable warm van.

  • A professional photographer 

  • Tea & Biscuits

*As Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon, we cannot guarantee our clients to see them.

**IIR reserves the rights to change the program based on climate conditions.

***The price is available for a group of at least 2 persons

NOT INCLUDED

  • Meals which are not mentioned in the program

  • Tips and personal expenses

  • Flights

  • Personal insurance

  • Options: day excursions

  • Option $60: Renting warm clothes

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

  • All flights (domestic and international)

  • Optional excursions

  • Full visa support (online questionnaire and deposit at the visa center) ​​

  • All transfers from/to airports, hotels, railway station, etc.

  • Additional days, activities, hotels, destinations

  • Single room option

  • Personnalisation of the tour / Individual tour

  • Additional guide speaking your language during the tour 

  • Insurance 

BOOKING & CANCELLATION

1. Regular services

A deposit of 30% (thirty percent) will be required to confirm your order of any Service. Another part of the payment (70% (seventy percent)) shall be paid 1 (one) month before the start of provision of any of the Services.

 

Terms of Cancellation

If cancellation of the ordered Services or any of the ordered Services occurs:

1) more than 30 (thirty) days before the start of provision of the Services, then the cancellation fee is €100 (one hundred euros) per person. If any of the applicable fees and/or charges (including, but not limited to banking, payment systems’, etc.) are higher than €100 (one hundred euros) per person, then the necessary amount is paid by a customer,

2) between 30 (thirty) days and 7 (seven) days before the start of provision of the Services – 30% (thirty percent) of the total price of the Services,

3) in less than 7 (seven) days before the start of provision of the Services, the cancellation fee is 100% (one hundred percent) of the total price for the Services.

2. Premium Services

A deposit of 50% (fifty percent) will be required to confirm your order of any Service. Another part of the payment (50% (fifty percent) shall be paid 1 (one) month before the start of provision of any of the Services.

Terms of Cancellation

If cancellation of the ordered Services or any of the ordered Services occurs:

1) more than 30 (thirty) days before the start of provision of the Services, then the cancellation fee is €100 (one hundred euros) per person. If any of the applicable fees and/or charges (including, but not limited to banking, payment systems’, etc.) are higher than €100 (one hundred euros) per person, then the necessary amount is paid by a customer,

2) between 30 (thirty) days and 7 (seven) days before the start of provision of the Services – 50% (fifty percent) of the total price of the Services,

3) in less than 7 (seven) days before the start of provision of the Services, the cancellation fee is 100% (one hundred percent) of the total price for the Services.

Excursion

Northern Lights

Traveler pickup is offered


Simply provide us your arrival time at the airport/station or your hotel address and we will come to pick you.

You will get in a comfortable warm van and leave the city to search for Northern Lights in the Taiga. You will become a real Northern Lights hunter! You will see the dark sky getting colored in green and more rarely in pink lights appearing and disappearing. If you are lucky you will even witness the aurora dancing, an image you will remember all your life. Your guide will take pictures of you with the Northern Lights so you can have a unique souvenir to bring back home.

Frequently asked questions

HOW DO I GET A VISA FOR RUSSIA?

We invite you to have a look at our blog post dedicated to this question by clicking here.

How can I book this trip?

In order to book this trip, you simply have to click on the button "Get a quote" or "Book" and fill in a quick questionnaire, specifying your dates and the number of travelers. You can also send us directly an email at the following address: contact@immersion-in-russia.com or send us a message on Whatsapp: +7 926 874 6631

WHAT will THE WEATHER BE LIKE?

From September to April, the weather can be very cold in the region, and reach -30°C. The average temperature is -8°C

WHAT MATERIAL DO I NEED TO BRING?

We recommend you to bring warm clothes especially designed for cold. The most important parts are shoes and gloves as you will be walking in the snow with cold temperatures. Furred boots or technical shoes for cold are a must have. You can also contact us in advance and we will lend you clothes for the time of your stay in Murmansk region.

WHAT LEVEL OF COMFORT SHOUD I EXPECT?

The transportation will take place in a comfortable warm minivan.

WHERE DOES THE TRIP BEGIN?

Tell us where you stay and we will come pick you.

WHAT LEVEL OF DIFFICULTY SHOUD I EXPECT?

The trip is very easy, you will have to walk less than 3 kilometers per day but it can be cold. In any case you will always be close to a warm spot, either a hotel, restaurant or the minivan.

HOW CAN I BOOK IF THE GROUP IF FULL FOR MY DATES?

If the group is full at your dates, we will put you on a waiting list and propose you other options to fit your needs. 

Can Immersion in russia book additional services (flights, extensions, private tour...?

Immersion in Russia can organize the trip based on your desires. We can book you flights, modify the program, privatise the tour, add extensions, help you with the visa, etc.

what is my insurance when i travel with immersion in russia?

Immersion in Russia is a registered tour operator in the Russian Federation with an insurance of 500 000 rubles. You can check our license and insurance at the following link on the official website of the Russian Tourism Ministry. 

https://www.russiatourism.ru/operators/show.php?id=114399