Yes, it is dark and cold up on Mount Nuolja, but conditions there are perfect to watch the Northern Lights dancing in the sky. Just make sure you dress appropriately to get the best out of your evening at STF Aurora Sky Station.
Switch your flashlights off and take a step closer to space. Here, among the mountain peaks, you’ll be overwhelmed by a wave of emotions, excitement and mystery. Expectantly, you wait in the moment when your dream comes true. Suddenly in the starry sky, the colorful Northern Lights dance above your head and you are captivated by a space-to-earth meeting.
STF Aurora Sky Station has a large outdoor terrace and a lookout tower from which you can experience the Northern Lights and a starry sky. Inside there is a Northern Lights exhibition which, in an easy way, describes what the Northern Lights are. Enhance your experience further by joining one of our popular guided tours!
Round off by dropping into the small, warm café where you can buy a cup of genuine “fika” coffee and/or purchase souvenirs.
November 21, 2019 – March 21, 2020
The last chairlift ride down leaves at 01:00
Do you want to hike from STF Abisko Turiststation up to the lift for STF Aurora Sky Station together with our guide? The guide for the night will meet you up at the reception at STF Abisko Turiststation at 20:30.
The package includes: chairlift ticket, Arctic style overalls and warm boots and guided tour at STF Aurora Sky Station.
There is a limited number of tickets for STF Aurora Sky Station’s Night Visit package. We recommend you to book and pay in advance. Remaining spots can be purchased at STF Abisko Turiststation or STF Aurora Sky Station
You can book a transfer to/from following pick up points with Visit Abisko:
STF Abisko Turiststation
In Abisko Östra: Abisko Mountain Lodge, Abisko Guesthouse and Abisko.net
In Björkliden: Hotell Fjället
When booking any of our STF Aurora Sky Station packages, we cannot guarantee that you will see the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) STF Aurora Sky Station and the chairlift may be closed at short notice due to adverse weather conditions – strong winds, severe cold, snowstorm, etc. Statistics, however, show that STF Aurora Sky Station is open approx. 90% of the times scheduled and the Northern Lights are visible approx. 70% of the evenings we are open. If we have to close STF Aurora Sky Station because of bad weather, you will have access to the Aurora Lounge.
Yes, it is dark and cold up on Mount Nuolja, but conditions there are perfect to watch the Northern Lights dancing in the sky. Just make sure you dress appropriately to get the best out of your evening at Aurora Sky Station.
Like Swedes you’ll probably love Northern Swedish Cuisine. Not an eye is dry when they savour well-cooked reindeer steak served with crispy trimmings from Sápmi, cooked to perfection.
Mount Nuolja is a mythical, enticing place. Come and experience winter landscapes in our mountains by taking the chairlift up – to 900 meters above sea level. Go skiing or just enjoy the mountain scenery – everyone is welcome!