KILPISJARVI, Finland — This ain’t your average igloo. Northern Lights travel specialists, Off the Map Travel, is inviting couples to enjoy a romantic night in Finland in a glass-roofed, mobile hotel room.
Towed by a snowmobile for easy mobility, the Aurora Bubble Sled is featured in a four-day, three-night ‘Lapland Aurora’ program in Finland, priced at £1099 per person, based on double occupancy with all meals (excluding flights). Included are private transfers from Tromso (Norway) and activities including Northern Lights hunting, use of the outdoor hot tub and sauna, and a night staying in the unique Bubble Sled.
Starting in December, the Aurora Bubble Sled will travel into the Finnish wilderness behind a snowmobile before being left overnight for guests to hunt for the Northern Lights. After listening to an expert talk about the Northern Lights and the sled itself, guests will return to the sled, which is filled with bean bags, reindeer skins and a sleeping kit. With a thermostat-controlled heating system, guests are ensured a warm and cozy night under the Arctic night sky.
Kilpisjärvi, Finland is one of the top places in the world to see the majestic Aurora Borealis. The ‘Lapland Aurora’ itinerary can also be combined with a four-day ‘Tromso Experience’, during which guests stay in a waterfront hotel. Pricing for the ‘Tromso Experience’ add-on begins at £875 per person.