Underneath the Northern Lights on the fringes of the Arctic Circle, enjoy nature’s spectacle whilst enjoying a husky safari, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling amongst the snowy forests and frozen lakes. A perfect adventure for groups of friends and families to experience Finland’s winter wonderland and beautiful wilderness!
From £575 per person
December – April
Day 1: Kajaani Arrival
Flight from your airport to Kajaani, transfer to your accommodation. Check-in and time to explore the resort.
Day 2: Husky Experience
Today your experience in Finnish wilderness really starts. Transfer to the Husky Center where you feel the excitement build as the dogs are harnessed and put into their running teams. Our experienced guides will teach you the basics of driving a husky sled, before setting you off on our Nuppu and Nallo winter trail. This trail is 0,5 km long and we’ll drive it several rounds. Introduction to our huskies day to day lives and hot drinks included. Adults and teenagers can safely drive themselves, whilst children sit warmly on board the sled. Duration of excursion 2hrs with transfers. Rest of the day you can explore the resort, go tobogganing or other activities.
Day 3: Snowmobile Safari
This is the day for everyone who loves roar of the engines. Transfer to the Safari Center for introduction and gearing up. This snowmobile safari takes you up to the hills where beautiful winter scenery will open up. We drive this safari with brand new 2016 Touring model snowmobiles – due to new technology it’s safer and more environmentally friendly as it produces lower emissions. On our way back we’ll stop for a break and enjoy hot drinks & snacks. This safari suits well for beginners too and the duration of excursion is 3hrs with transfers. Rest of the day you can head to the ski slopes or try out other activities.
Day 4: Snowshoe Adventure
Snowshoe adventure is the perfect way to explore the winter landscape authentically. We’ll start from the Safari Center where we’ll teach you how to use the snowshoes. We’ll head up to the Vuokatti hills and enjoy the snowy forest and amazing winter scenery. After the walk we’ll enjoy some hot drinks and snacks during the relaxing break. Duration of excursion 2.5hrs with transfers.
Day 5: Husky Safari
The last day in the winter wonderland. Transfer to the Husky Center where you will be swept from the excitement of the arena out into the peaceful and surreal winter forests. Learn how to harness the sled dogs and practice the skill of driving over a long distance. This trail is 6 km long and you’ll drive it with traditional Björkis 2 person sled. You will be inspired by the peaceful motion and the beautiful scenery. Hot drinks included and duration of excursion 2.5hrs with transfers.
Day 6: Airport Departure
Transfer to the airport and flight back home.
Accommodation in a chalet or double room as preferred
Airport transfers on daytime flights (Kajaani airport)
4 activities mentioned in the program – 2 x huskies, 1 x snowmobile, 1 x snowshoe
Transfers to the activity locations
Full winter clothing
Personal travel insurance
Any meals or services not mentioned in the inclusions