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Aurora Sky Station

STF Abisko Mountain Station, Abisko 981 07, Sweden
+46 980 402 00
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I went to the Skystation at the beginning of the Polar night in December, hoping to see the Aurora... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
VictorVONDOOM88
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Brisbane, Australia
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If you are a rich person, you can most likely arrange a helicopter ride to this place. If that is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rostam Z
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STF Abisko Mountain Station, Abisko 981 07, Sweden
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I went to the Skystation at the beginning of the Polar night in December, hoping to see the Aurora Borealis. Was not disappointed, I do recommend the Skystation

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a rich person, you can most likely arrange a helicopter ride to this place. If that is not in your budget I would recommend avoiding this place since the lift price to go up and down is about the same as hiring...More

2  Thank Rostam Z
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We took the Abisko chairlift up to the Aurora Sky Station. Took about 20-30 minutes for the chairlift to get to the top and the views were spectacular. We did this in the summer time and saw people hiking up to the top too (who...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We took a chairlift to view midnight sun. But the lift stopped quite a lot and this we missed seeing the sun. Chairlift tickets a bit expensive. It's better to hike up there . We didn't find at the sky station but looked nice restaurant....More

Thank usha_upadhyaya
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Visitors get very good arctic cloth suitable for the cold temperature on the chairlift. The chairlift: Growing up in alpine area with skiing and winter sports I'm used to all type of lifts. However, the chairlift was really a bit 'antique' - no protection to...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We paid a lot of money to see Northern Lights at Aurora Sky Station up in the mountain, and didn´t see anything. 1) On the 1st. night, we could only see clouds. 2) On the 2nd.night, the place not even opened. They took us then...More

3  Thank Omar r
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We have been up both during the summer and the winter, and hiked around the hills, both times were really nice. However, that lunch is not served after 14:00 is mentioned nowhere. And 14:01 we were refused lunch service - so we had a carrot...More

Thank Vikingman71
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the night we spent at the Aurora Sky Station, we didn't see the Northern Lights on that particular night though. We went for the gourmet meal so it was nice to go up earlier in the night before it got crowded. The...More

Thank H-travels
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We have been to Abisko a few times now and we will go back but there are better places to watch the lights. It's great to go up the mountain during the day for the view and skiing, arctic onesies and boots supplied etc but...More

5  Thank Elcbee
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Near the top of Mount Nuolja, at 900m, the sky Station offered superb, though slippery, viewing positions for the Aurora display. With indoor facilities for eating and drinking it is a great place to spend an evening. I will have to visit in daylight in...More

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Rameez H
7 July 2017|
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Response from Neil T | Reviewed this property |
You could hike up in the summer, but in the winter it would probably be impossible without snow shoes or skis. I have seen people hiking up the hill below the chair lift on skis.
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Anne J S
25 February 2017|
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Response from fiskmooos | Reviewed this property |
They will! If it's warmer than minus 20 you may not need all of them, but the gloves and hat for sure. And it can be just under 0 but windy, so icecold. And anyway, even if they lent for free warm clothes for the... More
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dang205
22 January 2017|
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Response from Dorothea G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I did not have dinner there, so I am not 100% sure, but cannot imagine there is any dresscode. You have to wear very warm clothings for your way by the chairlift and of course for any step outside of the house. Inside... More
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