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ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Mystical, magical Northern Lights

Ylläsjärvi, FinlandPart of Airbnb Online Experiences

Online experience hosted by Anja

60 mins
Up to 10 people. Private groups available for up to 30
Join from your computer, phone, or tablet
Hosted in German, English

What you'll do

Welcome to an hour full of magical stories and myths about Northern Lights!

Aurora Borealis has always fascinated people around the globe. Together we discover ancient beliefs and legends underlined with pictures and videos. Listen to tales and get wrapped up in my personal stories.
We will have a look at the scientific explanation too, but in a very easy understandable way - I promise.
Learn about the best times and spots to chase the dancing lights and how to read the forecasts. Will you become a Northern Lights expert? We wil find out in a short quiz.

Get ready for a cozy experience from MY LIVING ROOM in Finnish Lapland and let me take you on a virtual journey above the Arctic Circle with pictures and videos.

Please be aware that it is NOT POSSIBLE to show you the Northern Lights live.

No question will be left unanswered.

Please be aware that this experience will be held in ENGLISH. Experiences in GERMAN every TUESDAY or on request (send me a message).
Welcome to an hour full of magical stories and myths about Northern Lights!

Aurora Borealis has always fascinated people around the globe. Together we discover ancient beliefs and legends underlined with pictures and videos. Listen to tales and get wrapped up in my personal stories.
We will have a look at the scientific explanation too, but in a very easy understandable way - I promise.
Learn about the best times and spots to…

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Use Zoom to participate on your desktop or mobile device. After you book you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book a private group
    Anja can host private groups of any size, up to 30 guests. Private group rates start at $91.

What to bring

  • you can also book the experience as a private event for your family and friends
  • EVERY TUESDAY IN GERMAN
  • make sure you are comfy with a nice drink (my favourite is hot chocolate)
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Wed, Mar 3
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
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Tue, Mar 9
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
$20 per person
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Wed, Mar 10
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
$20 per person
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Meet your host, Anja

Host on Airbnb since 2015
  • 88 Reviews
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I am a Swiss living in Finnish Lapland, far above the Arctic Circle. Coming here 5 years ago to work as a guide, I soon discovered my interest and passion about the Northern Lights. I can't get enough of them!

I spent nights outside chasing the polar lights, what also got me into photography.
The best thing ever? Sitting around a campfire telling stories, waiting for clear skies and the lights dancing in the sky.

As a multilingual allrounder you will find me usually working in an ice hotel, at a reindeer farm or even as an elf for Santa.

Also check my other online experience "Traditional Finnish Sauna": https://www.airbnb.ch/experiences/2246551
I am a Swiss living in Finnish Lapland, far above the Arctic Circle. Coming here 5 years ago to work as a guide, I soon discovered my interest and passion about the Northern Lights. I can't get enough of them!

I spent nights outside chasing the polar lights, what also got me into photography.
The best thing ever? Sitting around a campfire telling stories, waiting for clear skies and the lights dancing in the sky.

As a multilingual allrounder you will find me usually…
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Rated 4.93 out of 5 from 88 reviews.

Marcy
February 2021
Anja is a terrific guide ! Her tour was very informative , fun and featured excellent visuals. She also went out of her way to give us resources .. even a web site to livestream view the northern lights . Great blend of storytelling , culture and science. Highly recommend. ! Hope to see the northern lights one day snd this great preparation.
Anja is a terrific guide ! Her tour was very informative , fun and featured excellent visuals. She also went out of her way to give us resources .. even a web site to livestream…
Jill
February 2021
Anja was an amazing host for my virtual trip to see the Northern Lights. Loved the stories about her village and where she came from as well as everything she taught us about the Northern Lights. Besides being an expert on the subject she is very nice and super friendly!
Anja was an amazing host for my virtual trip to see the Northern Lights. Loved the stories about her village and where she came from as well as everything she taught us about the N…
Fabio
February 2021
Die Online-Experience war eine tolle und lehrreiche Einführung in die Welt der Nordlichter, die mit vielen schönen Bildern und spannenden Hintergrundinformationen untermalt wurde. Anja war dabei sehr sympathisch und hat super durch den Event geführt. Ich kann dies allen nur empfehlen.
Die Online-Experience war eine tolle und lehrreiche Einführung in die Welt der Nordlichter, die mit vielen schönen Bildern und spannenden Hintergrundinformationen untermalt wurde.…
Klara
February 2021
Sehr netter Kontakt! Es war eine äußerst interessante und informative Entdeckung. Auch für Kinder/ Familien geeignet. Wir werden es auf jeden Fall weiter empfehlen!
Disha
February 2021
Anja is a wonderful host for this magical northern lights experience! Her stories show the passion she has for the northern lights. She is absolutely friendly and will make you fall in love with Finnish Lapland and their culture!
Jean-Paul
February 2021
I booked Anja's Mystical, magical Northern Lights experience as a Valentine's surprise for my boyfriend and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Anja's an engaging storyteller and we were impressed with her presentation and pictures. I would highly recommend the experience, it is well worth the cost!
I booked Anja's Mystical, magical Northern Lights experience as a Valentine's surprise for my boyfriend and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Anja's an engaging storyteller and we were imp…

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.