Sónar Reykjavik takes place during Northern Lights season in Iceland

How to best spot the Aurora Borealis

The ideal conditions to see the Nothern Lights, or the Aurora Borealis, are when it’s cold and dark.

During Sónar Reykjavik there might be chance to see them within the city itself, but to venture outside of city away from the street lights can provide an clearer view.


More on the Northern Lights, aka the Aurora Borealis, can be found in this Q&A by Auður.





Northern Lights tours during the festival

In partnership with Reykjavik Excursion we provide specially discounted rate on Northern Lights tours for festival guests during Sónar Reykjavik 2018.