Want to See Spectacular Northern Lights Next Winter? Iceland Awaits!

After the incredible northern lights displays of May 2024, we are expecting even more amazing Auroras next winter as we approach the solar maximum.
Don’t miss the northern lights show of a lifetime, join us as we witness the majestic phenomenon in Iceland next winter!

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The Magic of the Northern Lights

 

The Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, are a breathtaking natural phenomenon that lights up the night sky with vibrant colors.
This spectacular display is the result of solar particles interacting with gases in our atmosphere, facilitated by Earth’s magnetic field.
When solar activity intensifies, the Northern Lights become even more brilliant and colorful.

 

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Upon the DESERT AURORA BOREAL IN 200 YEARS, a Miracle Baja California,Mexico, US/ BORDER.

Aurora over Mexico in may 2024

Why The winter season 2024/2025 is the Best Time to Visit

 

The sun follows an approximately eleven-year solar cycle, and we are currently in cycle number 25, which started in December 2019 and will continue until 2030.
We’re approaching the solar peak, expected next year, making the Northern Lights displays from September 2024 to April 2025 particularly extraordinary.
This is the most convincing reason to plan your trip to Iceland next winter!

 

A Recap of Recent Spectacular Displays

 

If you’re still on the fence, think back to last May. From May 10 to May 13, a series of powerful solar storms produced extraordinary Northern Lights displays visible far beyond the Arctic.
Regions such as Germany, the United States, Mexico, and Spain witnessed these stunning lights, which were the most intense since March 1989.
Did you catch a glimpse from your country?

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AARLANDERVEEN - The northern lights can be clearly seen above the Molenviergang of Aarlanderveen. ANP JOSH WALET netherlands out - belgium out(Photo by Josh Walet/ANP/Sipa USA)

Northern Lights over a windmill in Belgium, May 2024

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Red auroras at Skoógafoss, Iceland

Spectacular northern lights over Iceland, this could be you next winter!

Why Iceland is the Perfect Spot

 

For those of us in Iceland, close to the North Pole, these solar storms promise especially vivid and astonishing Northern Lights.
The proximity to the Arctic Circle enhances the visibility and intensity of these lights, providing a front-row seat to nature’s most colorful show.

When to Plan Your Visit

 

To maximize your chances of witnessing the Northern Lights, avoid visiting during the months when the sun never sets in Iceland.
Darkness is essential for seeing the Northern Lights, so plan your trip during the darker months, typically from late September to early April.

 

Aurora Borealis seen from Southern Indiana, USA - 10 May 2024

Northern Lights over Southern Indiana, May 2024

Don’t Miss Out

 

Large solar storms are common as we approach a solar maximum, so it’s safe to say that more remarkable displays are on the horizon.
Will you seize this opportunity to witness nature’s most stunning light show in Iceland?
Plan your adventure to Iceland next winter and prepare to be amazed by the dazzling Northern Lights.

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Summary

 

  • The Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, are best viewed in Iceland due to its proximity to the North Pole.
  • We are nearing the peak of the current solar cycle, expected around July 2025.
  • Northern Lights displays will be especially spectacular from September 2024 to April 2025.
  • Avoid visiting during Iceland’s summer months when the sun never sets, as darkness is essential for viewing the lights.
  • Plan your trip to Iceland next winter to witness nature’s most colorful light show.

Did you make up your mind when to travel to the arctic circle? Check out our Ultimate Guide to Seeing the Northern Lights – we get you set! 

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MAGICAL NORTHERN LIGHTS – PRIVATE TOUR

MAGICAL NORTHERN LIGHTS – PRIVATE TOUR

GOLDEN CIRCLE, BLUE LAGOON & AURORA

GOLDEN CIRCLE, BLUE LAGOON & AURORA

NORTHERN LIGHTS PRIVATE GROUP TOUR

NORTHERN LIGHTS PRIVATE GROUP TOUR

NORTHERN LIGHTS SUPERJEEP TOUR

NORTHERN LIGHTS SUPERJEEP TOUR

EXCLUSIVE NORTHERN LIGHTS TOUR WITH HOME COOKED DINNER AND PHOTOS

EXCLUSIVE NORTHERN LIGHTS TOUR WITH HOME COOKED DINNER AND PHOTOS

No 1 NORTHERN LIGHTS MINIBUS TOUR – FREE PHOTOS, HOT CHOCOLATE AND CINNAMON BUNS

No 1 NORTHERN LIGHTS MINIBUS TOUR – FREE PHOTOS, HOT CHOCOLATE AND CINNAMON BUNS

PRIVATE NORTHERN LIGHTS TOUR WITH A PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER

PRIVATE NORTHERN LIGHTS TOUR WITH A PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER

NORTHERN LIGHTS AROUND ICELAND 8-DAY PACKAGE

NORTHERN LIGHTS AROUND ICELAND 8-DAY PACKAGE

PRIVATE NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNT

PRIVATE NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNT

AURORA REYKJAVIK & NORTHERN LIGHTS CRUISE

AURORA REYKJAVIK & NORTHERN LIGHTS CRUISE

BLUE LAGOON AND NORTHERN LIGHTS

BLUE LAGOON AND NORTHERN LIGHTS

NORTHERN LIGHTS MINIBUS TOUR WITH PHOTOS, HOT CHOCOLATE AND KLEINA

NORTHERN LIGHTS MINIBUS TOUR WITH PHOTOS, HOT CHOCOLATE AND KLEINA

SMALL GROUP NORTHERN LIGHTS PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR

SMALL GROUP NORTHERN LIGHTS PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR

NORTHERN LIGHTS SMALL GROUP TOUR

NORTHERN LIGHTS SMALL GROUP TOUR

VIKING NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNT

VIKING NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNT

ALL INCLUSIVE SMALL GROUP AURORA TOUR

ALL INCLUSIVE SMALL GROUP AURORA TOUR

AURORA BUS TOUR WITH A PHOTOGRAPHER

AURORA BUS TOUR WITH A PHOTOGRAPHER

WHALES & NORTHERN LIGHTS

WHALES & NORTHERN LIGHTS

NORTHERN LIGHTS AROUND ICELAND 8-DAY PACKAGE

MAGICAL AURORA MINIBUS TOUR

MAGICAL AURORAS & AURORA MUSEUM IN A SMALL GROUP

MAGICAL AURORAS & AURORA MUSEUM IN A SMALL GROUP

Aurore Boréale Excursion Minibus

Aurore Boréale Excursion Minibus

PRIVATE NORTHERN LIGHTS SUPERJEEP TOUR

PRIVATE NORTHERN LIGHTS SUPERJEEP TOUR

3-DAY GOLDEN CIRCLE & SOUTH SHORE PACKAGE

3-DAY GOLDEN CIRCLE & SOUTH SHORE PACKAGE

NORTHERN LIGHTS BUS TOUR

NORTHERN LIGHTS BUS TOUR

NORTHERN LIGHTS AND STARGAZING

NORTHERN LIGHTS AND STARGAZING

NORTHERN LIGHTS EXPLORER

NORTHERN LIGHTS EXPLORER

2-DAY SOUTH COAST – ICE CAVE, SKAFTAFELL & GLACIER LAGOON

2-DAY SOUTH COAST – ICE CAVE, SKAFTAFELL & GLACIER LAGOON

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