Apukka Northern Lights Resort

from £728
including flights
3–4 nights Jan-Mar


With a convenient 10 minute transfer from Rovaniemi Airport, Apukka Resort has an enviable position being close to the city yet in the heart of the wilderness - the perfect spot for an Arctic adventure. Set on the forest edge and on the shores of a frozen lake it offers several accommodation options as well as a host of wonderful winter activities to choose from, including different experiences in search for the magical northern lights.


  • Remote location for aurora spotting
  • Wide range of winter excursions
  • Overnight option in Aurora Wagon or Ice Cabin
  • Direct flights to Finnish Lapland from Gatwick and Manchester

What's Included

  • Return flights from London Gatwick to Rovaniemi
  • Accommodation with private bathroom
  • Meals based of half board

Full description

Apukka Resort is easily accessible from the UK with direct flights between London Gatwick and Rovaniemi, making it a great choice for a 3 or 4 night winter short break, or even up to a week’s stay in the arctic wilderness. With accommodation options ranging from apartments and holiday homes to Aurora Cabins and even the very special Ice Cabins and Aurora Wagons for a unique overnight experience, there is something suitable for everyone.

One of the highlights of Apukka Resort is the wide choice of activities available, and no adventure is complete without embarking on a winter activity or two, with the popular experiences  being; Husky Adventure, Sunrise Snowmobile Safari and an Aurora Hunt by Snowtrain.

There are many others which can be added to your holiday, including trips by Snowtrain to the Husky Kennels and Reindeer farm; a multi-activity fun day; Reindeer Safari; Snowmobile trips; Visiting Santa Claus Village; Ice Fishing; Snowshoe trek; Nordic skiing; Fatbiking and visiting Ranua Wildlife Park. And being in a location away from city lights there is a real focus on different experiences in search for the northern lights. Please refer to the excursion section for a full list.

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Prices & Dates

Prices from per person based on two sharing unless stated otherwise.

Departures Duration Apartment Two bedroom Holiday Home Aurora Cabin
Jan - Mar 21 3 nights £728 £739 £1,047
Jan - Mar 21 4 nights £875 £889 £1,300

What's Included

  • Return flights between Gatwick and Rovaniemi with Norwegian Air or Easyjet
  • Transfers between the airport and hotel
  • Accommodation with private bathroom
  • Half board (buffet selection)
  • Winter clothing on activities
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee
  • Full financial protection »

Itinerary & Accommodation

Itinerary & Accommodation

3 nights Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive at Apukka Resort

Fly direct from London Gatwick to Rovaniemi. On arrival you will be met and transferred the short distance (15 minutes) to Apukka Resort. Check-in to your accommodation and get acquainted with your surroundings. After dinner, maybe get ready for the evening excursion in search for the aurora.

Day 2-3: Optional excursions

Enjoy the idyllic winter scenery or join one of the optional activities such as dog sledding, snowmobiling and snowshoeing. In the evening, keep an eye on the sky for the elusive northern lights.

Day 4: Depart Rovaniemi

Depending on your flight departure, you may have some time in resort before taking the transfer to Rovaniemi airport for the flight home.Note: The 4 night itinerary includes the same activities but allows more time to enjoy the nature and take part in some other pre-bookable excursions.


Note: Other durations are available.

Apukka Resort


All rooms, cabins and apartments are designed in stylish Scandinavian style with a special colourful Arctic flair in the soft furnishing.

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Enhance your holiday by pre-booking a selection of excursions and activities. View or download the pdf below and then talk to our Travel Specialists about how best to fit these into your holiday.

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