➤Meet and greet at Murmansk airport
➤Transfer to your eco-lodge in the tundra or city hotel
➤Optional: Russian banya
➤Northern lights hunt in tundra
Arrive Murmansk. Meet & greet at the airport, transfer to your eco-lodge in the tundra or city hotel (subject to availability). Sheltered behind forests and lakes from the urban bustle, our eco-lodge has an excellent transportation availability: only 10 minutes drive from the centre of Murmansk and 30 minutes from the airport. We stay in the only 4* countryside resort at the Kola Peninsula with free wi-fi available. Welcome to enjoy the Russian Arctic weekend! Alternative options include comfortable wooden houses made of cedarwood, with en-suite facilities.
You may choose to stay in a standard room or in a private 2 & 3 bedroom houses if you travel with friends or family. Prepare for your Northern Lights Hunt tonight - or the other night if the forecasts hints on better chances. Our ground team is constantly monitoring the forecast. We travel to tundra to the locations where Aurora is best seen.
In the evening, you may experience Russian banya. We have prepared a diverse excursion program with a visit to the fishing village of Teriberka, which is located on the very Edge of the Earth, on the coast of the Arctic Ocean, a visit to the reindeer farm and the indigenous people of the Arctic - Saami. Besides, we have an Arctic glamping experience, Murmansk exploration and starlight dinner in a glass dome. Have we mentioned a Northern Lights hunt?