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Finland Lapland Adventure and Aurora Bubble

Tailor Made Itinerary

5 Days From £1,917

Overview

Travel deep into the tranquil taiga forests of Finland’s eastern Saariselkä fells to enjoy the remote beauty of the Muotka Wilderness Lodge and Nellim Wilderness Lodge. Here you will enjoy an extensive range of exciting winter adventures that encompass a truly magnificent Lapland adventure.

Against a backdrop of snow-covered forests and frozen lakes, your days will be spent enjoying snowmobile safaris and Husky sled rides, Arctic snowshoe adventures and the shimmering colours ...

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TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Search for the Northern Lights from an Aurora camp on Lake Inari
  • Learn how to be a reindeer herder
  • Enjoy an exhilarating dog-sled adventure and a snowmobile safari
  • Snowshoe through the frozen forest of Finnish Lapland
  • Spend a night in an Aurora Bubble, ideal for watching the Aurora Borealis

ITINERARY

This is a suggested itinerary. Our experts have all travelled widely in the region and will be happy to tailor any of our itineraries to suit your tastes, or build a trip from scratch.

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DAY 1: IVALO AIRPORT - LAKE INARI

DAY 1: IVALO AIRPORT - LAKE INARI

Arrive at Ivalo Airport today and transfer the short distance to the rustic Muokta Lodge. After dinner this evening you will be taken out to a remote Aurora camp on Lake Inari for your first night of Aurora hunting.

Muotka Wilderness Lodge
Dinner

DAY 2: MUOTKA

DAY 2: MUOTKA

After breakfast you will be driven out to a local reindeer farm by snowmobile where you will meet the herder and hear more about life in these dramatic Lapland landscapes. You'll also get a chance to learn how to lasso reindeer and feed them before a warming lunch besides an open fire. Heading back to the lodge in time for a relaxing sauna, you will then go in hunt of the Northern Lights via snowshoe.

Muotka Wilderness Lodge
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 3: MUOTKA - LAKE INARI - MUOTKA

DAY 3: MUOTKA - LAKE INARI - MUOTKA

This morning has been set aside for an unforgettable three-hour husky safari on Lake Inari. After a full briefing, you'll set off to mush your way across the pristine Arctic wilderness with just the sounds of the dogs and the swish of the snow on the runners to disturb the peace. Following a transfer to Muotka and a relaxing afternoon, this evening then sees you heading out again after dinner on a snowmobile ride across the frozen lakes and forests in search of the Northern Lights.

Muotka Wilderness Lodge
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4: MUOTKA

DAY 4: MUOTKA

Following a network of snow-blanketed trails you'll slow the pace down a little today, as you spend the morning snowshoeing through the Finnish wilderness. The perfect way to appreciate the breathtaking beauty around you, the trip will take around three to four hours, stopping off along the way to enjoy a light picnic beside an open fire before heading back to the hotel in time for a relaxing sauna before dinner. Then, spend tonight in the warm and cosy Aurora Bubble, with the aim of capturing the Northern Lights on camera.

Muotka Wilderness Lodge
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 5: MUOTKA - IVALO AIRPORT

DAY 5: MUOTKA - IVALO AIRPORT

Depart after breakfast and transfer back to the airport at Ivalo.

Breakfast

SUGGESTED ACCOMMODATION

Premium

Excellent standards without the big price tag

Accommodation listed here is intended as a guide only, to give you a taste of what we can do. Our experts can tailor any aspect of this itinerary and accommodation to suit your budget and tastes.

GUIDELINE PRICE & WHAT’S INCLUDED

FINLAND LAPLAND ADVENTURE AND AURORA BUBBLE (5 DAYS) £1,917

MEALS

As specified in the itinerary, sampling some of the country's finest cuisine.

TRANSPORT

Private air-conditioned vehicles with experienced, dedicated drivers.

ENTRANCE FEES

Tours and admission fees, including tickets specified in the itinerary.

EXPERT TEAM

Licensed English-speaking guides and a support team available 24/7.

ACCOMMODATION

As specified in the itinerary, using some of our favourite local properties.

ACCOMMODATION

Ultra - The best of the best, the ultimate indulgence
Luxury - Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Premium - Excellent standards offering a higher-end experience
Superior - Good quality service and overall comfort
Simple - No frills, basic accommodation, but often in the most exciting of places

CARBON CONTRIBUTIONS

If you book international flights through Wild Frontiers.

This itinerary is aimed to give you an idea of what we can offer. The price shown above is based on two people travelling outside of peak periods. As this itinerary is only a suggestion and can be tailor-made to suit your interests and budget, your final price may differ.

START PLANNING YOUR TRIP

Our team of experts have a wealth of knowledge and experience to help you plan your adventure of a lifetime.

WHEN TO GO

WHY WILD FRONTIERS?

Meet the expert, Jamie

<span>Jamie is our Scandinavia and Arctic expert, who has travelled extensively in the region.</span>

Speak to Jamie by calling
+44 (0)20 3944 6258

Try a multi day husky or snowmobiling adventure to really experience the local methods of transport in this snow landscape.

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