The Midnight Sun Rally - Rally Round

15 June – 6 July 2019

“As soon as I saw you I knew an adventure was going to happen” – Winnie The Pooh

A luxurious adventure rally from Gothenburg to Bergen, via the Arctic Circle, Lapland and the North Cape

Rally Round’s 2019 Midnight Sun Rally is an epic voyage of discovery from Gothenburg (Göteborg) to Bergen, venturing beyond the Arctic Circle into the wild and majestic fringes of northern Europe, where the summer sun never sets. Conceived by internationally renowned route designer Kim Bannister and the vastly experienced Rally Round team, this spectacular three-week adventure will be a supremely luxurious and highly sociable one. You will stay in some of Scandinavia’s best hotels, enjoy its finest cuisine and visit many of its greatest natural and cultural attractions, from stunning mountains and fjords to Santa’s workshop at Rovianemi and the awesome North Cape, where Europe’s northermost road brings you to a dramatic promontory overlooking the Barents Sea. Every detail of the rally has been meticulously planned for your enjoyment, including a special deal on car delivery to and from the event, a luggage transport service and expert mechanical and medical support; as ever, Rally Round is committed to providing unrivalled customer care from start to finish.

Open to no more than 35 vintage and pre-1977-type classic cars, the event been designed to suit both experienced and novice crews; there will be no hazardous speed sections, car-breaking terrain or night driving, and the entire route will be set out in a detailed and comprehensive roadbook. You will find more information and answers to frequently asked questions in the event brochure, which you may read or download via the link on this page, and we are always very happy to receive enquiries to the Rally Round office – simply click the enquiry button above or telephone +44 (0)1252 794100. We look forward to hearing from you!


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“A stupendous rally, really outstanding. Extremely well organised and action packed. An abiding memory will be of the great camaraderie and endless laughter.
We cannot think of a single thing that would have made it better”

Adrian & Barbara Shooter (1930 Ford Model A) – The Road to Mandalay Rally 2014

“Thank you for three unforgettable weeks, the mixture of laughter, friendship, culture, history, driving and fun. What a cocktail!”


Xavier del Marmol & Ines Bodmer (1937 Chevrolet Master DeLuxe) – The Thunder Dragon Rally 2015

“Retro-Speed magazine can thoroughly recommend Paris-Madrid. A great event and great fun but still a challenge. We enjoyed every minute”

Peter Baker (1939 Citroen Traction Avant) – Paris-Madrid Rally 2014

“Words cannot express how amazing this rally was – truly a once in a lifetime experience!”

David & Adele Cohen (1931 Ford Model A) – The Thunder Dragon Rally 2015

“What a trip! Another fantastic Rally Round effort – seamless logistics, excellent route and wonderful activities. Once again you and your team created a superb experience. We had a fantastic time in Japan and we look forward to our next outing!”

Paddy Walker & team (1937 Buick Coupe) – The Samurai Challenge 2017

“This wonderful rally will live long in the memory”

Octane magazine – Paris-Madrid Rally 2013

“The best, most exciting rally we have ever done”

Xavier del Marmol & Ines Bodmer (1937 Chevrolet Master DeLuxe) – The Road to Mandalay Rally 2014

“A fantastic rally – we thoroughly enjoyed it!”

Ries & Lenie Oostlander (1957 Mercedes-Benz 220S) – The Samurai Challenge 2017