Sumary of Northern Lights: 17 Best Places To See Them In 2021:
- “When solar activity increases and the number of sunspots increase, the Sun releases high-energy particles that penetrate the Earth’s atmosphere and interact with the oxygen and nitrogen in our atmosphere, resulting in beautiful auroras or northern lights.
- Kristján Pétur Vilhelmsson Become a Northern Lights Chaser in Iceland Want to add a bucket list experience to your resume?
- THE BEST NORTHERN LIGHTS IN GREENLAND The northern lights over Greenland’s remarkable new Ilulissat Icefjord Centre.
- One of the best viewing locations is the 37-mile-long Ilulissat Icefjord, a UNESCO-protected site and the fastest-moving glacier in the world.
- This summer, the architecturally stunning Ilulissat Icefjord Centre opened, giving people an exciting new reason to visit Greenland.
- Book a package with Vacation by Rail, which includes the train journey, a stay at Bettles Lodge (an aurora spotter’s dream spot located just past the Arctic Circle) and several other stunning stops.