Winter Adventure at the Arctic Circle 2019 – 2020

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION [Location: Rovaniemi]

  • Duration
    5 days
  • Availability
    Contact us
  • Suitability
    All
  • Classification
    Easy

Arrival day

Transfer from Rovaniemi airport to the safari office. You will receive the winter adventure gear for the whole stay and the latest info about the package. Transfer to your hotel.

The second day

Reindeer driving licenses and winter activities. We visit an original reindeer ranch – sit on a sleigh and have a safari in the woods. Afterwards the reindeer herder explains all about reindeer herding as a profession and he delivers us the reindeer driving licenses as a memory. In the afternoon you may try different winter activities like sledding, kick sledding, and snowshoes. In the evening you may attend our legendary Northern Lights evening trip by car and on foot. Good luck with Aurora!

The third day

Visit Santa Claus and Arktikum museum (SantaPark). Today we visit the most famous tourist attraction in Lapland – Santa’s village and Santa’s post office.  We cross the Arctic Circle and get certificate of crossing as a memory. In Santa’s post office we can send our cards equipped with special Arctic Circle postmarks. You also have a chance to buy souvenirs and meet Santa himself in his office. In Arktikum museum we will find exhibitions of Lapp culture and life in Lapland. In the end of the day the guide brings you to a sight seeing in Rovaniemi – the capital of Lapland. Option: Instead of Arktikum museum you may visit SantaPark amusement park by additional price.

The fourth day

Snowmobile safari to the husky farm. We finalize our Lapland visit by a great safari – snowmobile safari to a husky farm in the wilderness. Introduction to snowmobiles and driving in the most beautiful area. Visit a husky farm and safari in the woods, you may try driving yourself. Good opportunities for taking pictures. Very beautiful views during the day.

The departure day

Transfer to the airport.

INCLUDING

Local transfers, trips, tickets, guiding and equipment, special winter gear. The all day programs are arranged daily after the breakfast. An English speaking guide is provided. Please remark that the order of the daily programmes can be changed by the co-ordinator.

PRICING

by full board accommodation in

  • Hotel Cumulus Pohjanhovi 1290 Euros / adult, 790 / child, traditional hotel in the city and by the river
  • Hotel Kätkävaara Aurora Apartments 1290 Euros / adult and 790 / child, family apartments, the best place for following Northern Lights
  • Chalet hotel Rovaniemi 1390 Euros / adult, 790 / child log cabins next to the skiing center
  • Hotel aakenus rooms and apartments 1190 Euros / adult, 690 / child, hotel near the city and next to the forest
  • other hotels in Rovaniemi by requests

The final availability and price depends on the week, early booking is recommended.

Details

Price:

from 1190 Euros / adult

Length:

4 nights 5 days

District:

Rovaniemi

Destination:

Rovaniemi

Payment methods:

Invoicing, credit cards, voucher (cash)

Suitable for:

Adults, young people, couples, families, senior citizens, singles, children (all day or several days snowmobile and husky programs for children over 15 years)

Language:

English

Optional languages:

Finnish, German, French, Spanish…

Price includes:

Programs mentioned, airport transfers, adventure gear, guidance services, meals or snacks mentioned, organizer’s liability insurance, safari desk support

Guest Needs:

Travel insurance for adventure sports, positive adventure attitude

Extra Pay:

Optional tours