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Lake Enara


Lake Inari
Public DomainLake Inari - Credit: Karlis Strazdins


Lake Enara is the birth place and home of Serafina Pekkala, the witch who befriends Lyra.

Enara is the Swedish name for the real life Lake Inari in Finland. It lies in the northern part of Lapland, north of the Artic circle.

Lake Inari is one of the many real life places featured in Northern Lights that offer incredible views of the Aurora -- the Northern lights themselves.


Northern Lights in Finland
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeNorthern Lights in Finland - Credit: Loranablog