Facts and Fiction of the Northern Lights
Did you know that Hankasalmi is one of the most significant places for Aurora Borealis research? Learn facts and fiction about the Northern lights at the Sirius Observatory in Hankasalmi. Listen to Aurora´s whisper and learn whether Auroras make sound, for instance. Afterwards we take our cameras and go chase Auroras(1) on lake Virmas. Weather permitting, we will admire the colourful Auroras and thousands of stars in the dark blue sky. Afterwards we'll enjoy some warm refreshment by the open fire in a Finnish kota (forest hut).
WINTER (November – March)
Duration: 2 nights
Price / person
370 € double room for 2 persons
490 € cottage for 2 persons
359 € cottage for 3 persons
325 € cottage for 4 persons
695 € igloo for 2 persons
535 € igloo for 3 persons
445 € igloo for 4 persons
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(1) We cannot guarantee that you will see auroras (northern lights)
Observatory in Hankasalmi
Jyväskylä Sirius is an association for star enthusiasts which owns and operates three observatories in Central Finland. Sirius is part of an international research network.