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Aurora Borealis in Sami

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Experience the Aurora the traditional Sami way

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Experience the Aurora Borealis the Sami way at Aun Mountain

At Aun we have our lavvo camp, a 800 square meter big arena surrounded by snow, mountains and sea. Inside the lavvo you can keep warm by the big bonfire. The location provides an excellent opportunity for seeing the Northern Lights in a beautiful setting, with a minimum of artificial light pollution. From the bus stop it is only a minute walk to the lavvo camp.

We serve special Aurora Cocktails in iceglasses and you can have a taste of our "Aurora Wild Chips", dried reindeer meat. We also offer you traditional Sami soup; Bidos.

We have Sami people who will tell stories and play the Sami Shaman Drums around the bonfire.


Number of pax: Groups up to 200 pax.

Season: October to April

Duration: 3 hours

Wear: Warm clothes and good footwear


Booking via prior arrangement via Destination Harstad: post@destinationharstad.no/ +47 77 01 89 89


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Aurora Borealis in Sami

Aurora Borealis in Sami

Experience the Aurora Borealis the Sami way at Aun Mountain At Aun we have our lavvo camp, a 800 square meter big arena surrounded by snow, mounta...

Aurora Borealis in Sami

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