Winter Adventures in Finland: Tours & Promotions
With untouched wilderness, quirky ice hotels and igloos, cuddly huskies, Santa Claus, and of course the magical Northern Lights, the best lightshow on earth – winter in Finland is a fairytale not to be missed. The air is dry, cold and fresh – the perfect mix for exhilarating winter activities such as dog sledding, snowmobile adventures, midnight walks and reindeer safaris.
Here is a selection of tours and promotions that explore one of Europe’s last true great wildernesses…
Winter Lapland – Guaranteed Departures – 5 nights
Oulu & Rovaniemi
Discover the beautiful snow covered landscapes in Lapland and its towns. On this winter tour you will enjoy scenic views of Lapland and discover two of the main towns in the region. After getting to know the charming town of Oulu, the journey will take you to Iso-Syöte where you will experience a husky ride in one of the most snowy places in Finland! The last destination on this tour is Rovaniemi where you will visit a reindeer farm and try your hand at reindeer sledding. Breathe in the brisk winter air and take in the snowy views on this great winter tour!
Guaranteed departure dates:
10 -15 Dec 2022 / 14 – 19 Jan 2023 / 11 -16 Feb 2023 / 11 – 16 March 2023
Snowmobiling Tour – 4 nights
One of the most thrilling ways to get around in winter is by snowmobile. Thick blankets of snow make the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, frozen swamplands and white forests accessible. Snowmobiles are easy to operate, as all you need to do is to accelerate, brake, and enjoy the Arctic ride. For a change of transport, experience the rush of a sled ride through the snowy landscape on a wooden sleigh pulled by a team of huskies. You will also visit a reindeer farm and experience a ceremony for crossing the Arctic Circle.
Winter Family Holiday in Luosto – 7 nights
Lapland Hotel Luostotunturi
This winter trip has been designed to combine family-fun activities (for children over 12 years) with the scenic surroundings of Luosto. Take a night hike on snowshoes and enjoy the shadows from the moon and stars. If lucky, you may even witness the Northern Lights! Ride a snowmobile to a famous amethyst mine and dig out your very own lucky stone. Learn how to guide a sled pulled by a team of over-excited cuddly huskies. Experience a traditional reindeer sleigh ride and learn about reindeer and their herders!
Winter in Luxury Cabin in Levi – 7 nights
With snow hotel and igloo
Experience the beautiful silence of nature together with the best winter activities. Stay in a luxury cabin in Levi for the first five nights. Then continue to Rovaniemi for the last two nights: spend one night in the Arctic Snow Hotel wrapped up in cosy sleeping bags and reindeer furs; and the other night in a glass roof igloo, hopefully enjoying the dance of the Northern Lights! The tour also includes a husky tour, a reindeer safari to meet Santa and his elves, and a snowmobile and ice-fishing excursion.
Winter in Lakeland – 7 nights
With Helsinki & Tallinn
On this great winter tour, start with four nights in the unique Lakeland district to explore the labyrinth of Lake Saimaa. Catch fish, go wine tasting, explore on electric bikes and visit Olavinlinna Castle. Then head out to the history-filled city of Helsinki known for world-famous design, diverse architecture and delicious Nordic cuisine. Just a few hours away by ferry is Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, with its atmospheric old town – and a great destination for a day visit! This tour is the perfect combination of wintery nature experiences and city life.
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