Murmansk: Season of north light is now open

Wild Russian nature is full of wonders! We invite you to Murmansk to catch one of the most exciting - the Northern Lights also called the Aurora Borealis. This year the Northen Lights season started early on September 9th.

Only an hour flight from St.Petersburg and you are in Murmansk, the world's largest city above the polar circle. Located in the beautiful Kola Peninsula made up of tundra, forest, lakes, bogs and low mountains Murmansk is the city where people live without daylight for six weeks every winter. Murmansk is the city were you can visit the first and the biggest Russian nuclear powered ice breaker "Vladimir Lenin" and learn amazing history and unique traditions of the Kola Peninsula’s indigenous people - Saami.