DAY 1 ARRIVAL – SNOWSHOE TRACK
Arrival day, transfer from airport (RVN, KTT, LLA) to NORRSKEN LODGE – Check – in and information. You get your snow overall, shoes, gloves and caps. We fix the snow shoes on our feet. We walk over the river to the island Haapakyllä and discover the first tracks. Silence and space in the surrounding and the beautyful sky above. May we see some nothern lights. Back, you get a hot drink at the fire. Later we serve the 3 cource menue in the restaurant.
DAY 2 – REINDEER TRACK
Breakfast– Buffet, afterwards transfer to the reindeer farm in Finland. You make your sledge ready and fix the reindeer in from of it. You drive your sledge together with a second person into the wilderness. The guide will lead you to hidden places and exciting corners of the forest. You will stop at a fire place and cook our own food for lunch. The Sami will tell you the stories from the past when they followed the reindeers thru the arctic. On the way back, we stop at the hunting cabin of the last Russian Zar Romanov at the hill of Aavasaksaas in Finland an enjoy the magical view of 360 degrees over the valley. How can find the NORRSKEN LODGE. The tour is guided by a Norrsken Lodge guide and takes about 5-6h (+ transfer of 90’) We serve a thee course dinner in our restaurant. Afterwards we try to spot some Northern Lights in the dark.
DAY 3 SNOW-SCOOTER-TRACK
Breakfast - Buffet – Afterwards you get the briefing and instruction for the snow scooter. We start the exciting tour and follow the tracks over frozen lakes and forest up to the mountains at the polar circle. We cross the circle and stop at the cabin Kuusivare to cook coffee and eat lunch. This tour takes between 4-5h) ca. 60km), 2 Pers./Scooter. Back at Norrsken Lodge you will get a three-course dinner in the restaurant.
NORTHERN LIGHT TRACK
As soon as we spot tracks for the northern lights in the cold sky, we will go over to the island Haapakyllä. You may get your own amazing picture from the northern lights. Take it home and celebrate this magical moment.
DAY 4 – HUSKY TRACK
Breakfast - Buffet – this day is going to be very special. You will drive your own husky sledge over the frozen rivers into the wilderness of the arctic. You will learn how to handle the dogs, how you steer your sledge smoothly thru the fluffy light snow. You will hear the dogs run and foremost the impressive silence in this beautiful nature in the cold air. We stop at the fireplace and cook coffee and each our lunch. This tour takes about 3-4h. Back to the Lodge we serve hot chocolate and coffee. For dinner we serve the three-course dinner in the restaurant.
DAY 5 DEPARTURE
Breakfast – Buffet – We have to say good-buy. But, we do not leave you without a little gift. Transfer to the airport.
thank you for a fantastic time!