This is the best place in the world to see the Northern Lights. The Aurora Borealis Observatory is on Senja Island, Norway. Visitors can get a tour to get up close with the lights.
Here’s what makes it so special. The Aurora Borealis is a natural light display visible across the northern part of the world.
It’s caused by electrically charged particles from the sun striking Earth’s atmosphere. But the view at the Senja Observatory are next level. The hilltop Observatory has 360-degree views and no light pollution. The Observatory also has a telescope which brings you even closer to the Aurora. The tour has more than just spectacular views.
Guests can hang out in this tent to await the northern lights. You can ski or snowshoe through scenic trails. You may also see wildlife like moose, reindeer, and whales.
The season lasts from August 25th to April 10th. Tours start at $230.
Aurora Borealis Observatory – Visit Senja