Take off for one of the world's most spectacular and dreamlike landscapes. Finland, the winter wonderland, is for fearless adventurers looking for a gateway to an Arctic experience unlike any other. With exciting below-freezing winter weather between the months of December to March, the landscape makes the perfect playground for unique outdoor experiences such as chasing the northern lights and sledding with reindeer or huskies. And who's to miss the experience of staying the night at the exquisite glass-domed igloo to watch the night sky from the comfort of your bed? All this and more winter experiences are waiting for you; what else are you looking for?
Welcome to Lapland, the gateway to a memorable Arctic experience! Upon arrival, meet your local guide and make your way to your hotel for check-in. Take your time to enjoy exploring the little city yourself.
Your winter vacation begins today as you embark on a snowmobile safari to kick off the day. From the top of the hills, take in the breathtaking scenery of the river valley on this memorable ride.
In the afternoon, explore the Arktikum Museum to learn more about Lapland, its wonderful people, its magical places and culture, and the Northern Lights phenomenon. After a full-day excursion, head back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
*Thermal clothing, a guide, and a snowmobile (two adults per snowmobile) are all included.
A fun-filled day awaits as we visit a reindeer farm and a husky farm in Joulupukintie today. Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience with a 20-minute husky sled ride and a 30-minute reindeer sleigh ride as part of the adventure waiting for you. After the thrilling experience, keep warm by the campfire as you learn more about these animals and how they enjoy the cold and live peacefully in the north.
Today, explore the real Santa's Village and experience Christmas directly from Santa Claus' headquarters! Enjoy wonderful activities such as capturing the moment as you take a photo with Santa or going to the post office to have your Arctic Circle postcards mailed to your loved ones. Then, after dinner, take a chance on seeing the grace of the Aurora Borealis by going on a northern light hunting expedition.
Hop on an early morning drive to Levi to kick off the day. Upon arrival, check into your hotel. For today, another adventure with the northern lights awaits! But we’re taking it up a notch this time as we ride snowmobiles! Immerse yourself in this beautiful winter experience for the rest of the day.
For today, partake in an exciting variety of experiences, including introductory skiing lessons, relaxing in the sauna during your free time, and riding charming Icelandic horses in search of the Aurora Borealis in this winter wonderland at night.
The day begins with another experience of a lifetime as we make our way to Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort. Inside this dream resort, enjoy the glass igloos surrounded by nature, marveling at the sight of an endless sky as you stay here. Enjoy the whole day with a variety of experiences you can have at the resort, as this day is dedicated to enjoying your own time.
The rest of the day is yours to spend exploring the winter wonderland at your own pace and leisure. Discover what this magical place has in store for you, and feel free to partake in any activity the resort offers.
This day marks the end of our wonderful Finland expedition. Bid farewell to this dreamlike country as you depart from the hotel and drive to the airport. Take a flight back home after a memorable excursion.