finland tour: Express Lapland

Independent , Northern Lights
Winter Fun in northern Finland
4 days
Dec - Apr
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Spend 3 magical nights in the winter wonderland of northeast country Finland, on the edge of Lake Lammasjärvi. Here you will enjoy some memorable winter fun including snowshoeing, snowmobile safari and husky safari.  

Day 1: Arrival Kajaani Airport - Kuhmo
Upon your arrival at Kajaani Airport, transfer to Hotel Kalevala. Dinner at the hotel.

Day 2: Snowshoe tour and Snowmobile Safari 
After breakfast, take a guided snowshoe tour along the snow and frosty Taiga forest and lake.  In the afternoon, start your snowmobile safari (25-40km) along the trails where you can enjoy the beautiful snowy landscapes of the Taiga forest (2 persons share each snowmobile).  Along the way stop for a coffee by an open fire. Note: for an additional cost you can upgrade to a longer snowmobile safari - please enquire. Return to the hotel and enjoy a well earned evening sauna before dinner.

Day 3: Husky Safari
After breakfast, you will head off on your guided husky safari into the wilderness (2 persons share the driving of each sled). Gliding through the snowy landscape with your own dog team is a truly exciting and exhilirating experience!  Afternoon at leisure to make use of the sauna or perhaps take an optional afternoon snowmobile safari.  Dinner at the hotel. 

Day 4: Departure Kuhmo - Kajaani Airport
Breakfast at the hotel this morning before your transfer to Kajaani Airport.  

Departures: daily from 15 December 2018 to 22 April 2019 (except 22 December 2018 to 03 January 2018) 

Includes:  3 nights accommodation in a standard hotel room at Hotel Kalevala* with breakfast and dinners daily, evening use of sauna daily, snowshoe tour (Day 2); 3-4 hour snowmobile safari (Day 2), 2 hour husky safari (Day 3). For the included excursions you are accompanied by a local, English-speaking guide.

Excludes:  optional activities

2 persons share the driving of each snowmobile. Children over 140cm in height and over 8 years of age can sit on the snowmobile driven by a parent. Adults can also drive solo, for a supplemetary charge. All drivers must have a valid driver's license. 2 persons share the driving of each husky sled. The guide has the final discretion as to who may drive, and who must be a passenger. The order of the excursions may alter depending on your dates of travel and the activities offered may be adjusted at any time due to weather conditions or other factors. The price shown is based on a standard room. Please enquire if you wish to upgrade to a superior room.

The excursions operate with a minimum of 2 persons - if you are a solo traveller and there is no second person booked on an excursion, you may be required to pay additional fees in order for the excursion to proceed.

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Price per person FROM:
Double AUD$ 1556.00
Single AUD$ 2341.00

Includes:  3 nights accommodation in a standard hotel room at Hotel Kalevala* with breakfast and dinners daily, evening use of sauna daily, snowshoe tour (Day 2); 3-4 hour snowmobile safari (Day 2), 2 hour husky safari (Day 3). For the included excursions you are accompanied by a local, English-speaking guide.